Tagged as one of the most diverse places on earth, there's no doubt why Borneo continues to be a top destination for tourists, vacationers, nature lovers, adventurers, and the like. Anyone who visits and tours Borneo can expect endless fascination with its dense and lush tropical forest that is home to a large population of exotic flora and fauna, its white sandy beaches with their sparkling blue waters that are home to diverse underwater organisms, as well as its verdant jungles that is home to the world's largest cave chamber. With such scenes, you're in for some exciting, captivating, and unforgettable Borneo tours and vacations.
Borneo, the world's third largest island, is surrounded by vast seas and oceans: the South China Sea in the north, Celebes Sea in the east, and Java Sea in the South. Its northern region is divided into Sarawak and Sabah; both of which are known for their expansive rainforests and jungles, raging rivers, breathing oceans, and national parks.
Borneo's highest peak is the massive Mt. Kinabalu, which is located in Sabah, Malaysia and is the island's top attraction. If you are in for fun and adventure, you can sign up with Kota Kinabalu tours and climb this gigantic mountain. You can also visit the famous Tunku Abdul Rahman National Park where a variety of activities, such as bird-watching, camping, sunbathing, swimming, windsurfing, kayaking, and even parasailing, await you.
The Sepilok Orang Utan Sanctuary is also a famous destination that you do not want to miss when you visit Borneo. The sanctuary, which is home to a large number of orangutans and proboscis monkeys, gives you an exciting opportunity to get a glimpse of these species in their natural habitat. You'll also get a once in a lifetime chance of seeing some endangered and rare species which include the Sumatran rhinoceros, Asian elephant, and clouded leopard.
Borneo is indeed a great and exciting place for nature lovers to go to. If you are an adventurous type of individual, ready to get wet, muddy, and sweaty while trekking and camping, take advantage of the many Kota Kinabalu and Sabah tours and vacations packages available. Many of the islands' tours and vacations packages can also take you to an overnight trip to Borneo where you get the chance to see turtles as they lay eggs and as their babies scramble their way into the sea.
Borneo tours and vacations packages can also take you to its breathtaking sandy beaches where you can do a variety of water sports activities, from snorkeling to diving, and get a glimpse of an exciting and captivating underwater world. The island is home to one of the world's richest marine habitats with over 3,000 species of fish and marine life and hundreds of species of corals, making it a top diving destination.
Indeed, there are just a lot of things to do in the island. And with the many affordable Borneo tours and vacations packages available, you're in for some inexpensive yet fun-filled and memorable adventure in one of the world's most amazing islands. Adventure, natural wonders, beauty, diverse wildlife, and responsible ecotourism. These are what Borneo is all about.