Sabah is among the thirteen members of state in Malaysia and it is located far to the east. Best known to many tourists as the nature wonderland of Malaysia, it keeps one of the famous plants in the world, the gigantic Rafflesia. The western part of Sabah is generally mountainous where three of the highest mountains in Malaysia reside. The most prominent range is the Crocker Range which houses several mountains from variation of heights. That’s where the highest mountain in Malaysia, the world’s best known Mount Kinabalu resides and ultimately becoming one of the favorite tourist attraction in Sabah. One of the mission they’ll try to achieve until now is to conquer the peak of the mountain and it has continuously captivate the people from all over the world to come there and try their luck.
The jungles in Sabah are classified as tropical rainforests and it hosts a diverse array of plantations and wildlife species. The jungles there are persevered by the government as Sabah’s most prized possession and no illegal activities that included cutting off the trees are allowed in the place. Hundreds of different rare floral species can be seen all over the place and never before seen wildlife species can be found throughout the trails along the jungle walk. Be amazed as you come across the big nose monkeys, these type of monkeys are friendly and easily to approach but beware of their unexpected behavior. You might end up getting scratched or bitten by them if you approach them the wrong way. Despite the fact that Sabah is known for its tropical weather, you must always be prepared for a slippery trail when it’s raining as in here; we rain a lot more than other countries.
There are many exciting activities provided here in Sabah regardless of the ages and background of the people coming there every year. The activities ranged from family outdoor, getaway for couple, honeymoon adventure and school holidays. Some of the activities are limited to the weather condition to ensure safety of the tourists and some of them are due to the availability of the facilities for the particular activities. However it is advised for tourists to bring their tools in preparation for the activities to avoid inconvenience during the time when they want to perform the activities. If you are real outdoor junkies, then the challenging landscape of Sabah might be the right choice for your ultimate travel adventure.
From hiking to jungle trekking, you can have it all here regardless the time it is. For nature lovers, a walk throughout the jungle trails might be a perfect choice to satisfy your thirst for outdoor adventures, mainly made of wildlife and floral species discovery. If you are into extreme sports then you can choose the hiking and mount climbing activities, as being promoted throughout the years you can make the most of your time there by attempting to conquer the peak of Mount Kinabalu. Spending a night in the jungle of Sabah should be perfect for the tourists who seek for the thrill of living in the wild. Survival of the fittest, you just got to do what you have to do in order to survive the obstacles that exist in the jungle.
The more you climb, the more you can feel the temperature decreasing in its warmth, as the peak of the mountain it is rarely a honeymoon over there. Surviving the unexpected condition out there might be a perfect fit for the true adventure seeker and Sabah welcomes you with an open arm. Embraces the wild nature and the magic that it has to offer and be thrilled with the challenges that it has in store for you because Sabah never fails to amaze us. Set aside your skepticism and embark into a new world of estranged inhabitants and nature.