Sandakan and Sepilok, Borneo

Sandakan is just a short flight from Kota Kinabalu and is popular due to its proximity to an orangutan sanctuary.

Sepilok is a small complex that has two feeding times for the orangutans in the area.

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Sandakan is nice enough and walk up the hill to the colonial era tea house is worth the effort.

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There arre quite a few places to stay within walking distance to the orangutans, I recommend …

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The seafront in Sandakan is good for a walk and a delicious seafood dinner.

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Lee Fritze

Lee Fritze

I'm an expat with the opportunity to travel. I use this blog to share my thoughts on the places I visit and to keep in touch with family, friends and travellers I meet.