Off-road Expedition to Northern Borneo: September 1-8, 2018
Explore Darwin’s Lost World alongside an intrepid crew of like-minded adventurers. Venture into the rainforest on fully equipped off-road vehicles.
"Andrea did a wonderful job designing an itinerary to suit three generations of diverse interests, and was flexible and responsive to last minute changes and requests. He showed us many hidden treasures of this beautiful region that would have missed we're it not for him."
- Heather on her journey in Italy
A possible, beautiful itinerary for you
An Easy Start to the Expedition
Arrival in Kota Kinabalu, Northern Borneo. It is a city of cultural diversity and beautiful scenery. Mt. Kinabalu dominates de horizon, with its vertiginous ascent of well over 4 thousand metres. You take in the sights, meet the crew and relax. Your off-road adventure is just beginning. You drive north to Kudat, the northern tip of the island. It is quaint and charming. A prelude to the excitement that awaits.
At the Feet of the Giant
Into the rainforest you go, to the heart of Kinabalu Park, where the giant mountain that gives the park its name creates a peculiar verticality that is reflected in the diversity of fauna and flora. Fleshy, odd looking carnivorous plants lie silently in wait. Rafflesia, the largest flower in the world is impressive, yes, but despite looking so alien, it doesn’t look out of place! Read more