3D2N – Kiulu Valley Farmstay - 3 Days

A unique and completely off the tourist radar experience, Kiulu Farmstay is situated at Kiulu River, worthwhile for any travelers interested in becoming immersed in the local life of the Sabahans. This beautiful farmstay is a community based ecotourism project that acts as a catalyst for community development and capacity building. Tucked away in a beautiful valley with a selection of activities offered, this is a perfect holiday tailored for everyone.


  • 2-nights stay the Fig Tree ecolodge
  • Enjoy a relaxing village walk
  • Try paddy planting and rice processing, rubber tapping, blow pipe and other local activities
  • Jungle Trekking and interpretation by your local guide
  • Visit a local school
  • Give back to the locals of Kiulu through Community Development Contribution
Day 1

Expected time of departure: 0900hrs

Pick up from hotel and drive approximately 45 minutes to countryside with a short stop at Tamparuli Suspension Bridge and the nearby local market, passing the scenic view of the Kiulu Valley. Upon arrival at the Fig Tree in Kampung Mantob, you will be greeted with a warm welcome and briefed on the program of the day by our local guide. Thereafter, try your hand at some cultural activities such as traditional rice processing, blow pipe, rice planting and rubber tapping before lunch. After enjoying your traditional lunch, proceed for leisure village walk which would offer you stunning landscapes of the scenic valley as you pass through local school, lush paddy fields, hanging bridge before returning back. If time and weather permits, take a dip in the sensationally cooling Kiulu River. After dinner, have a good chat with the local people about the village history and folktales before retiring to bed. Overnight at the Fig Tree.

Day 2

After breakfast, head to a local school for a quick tour around the school’s premise. Thereafter, get energized with a jungle trek to Pinangon where you will experience picking local produce the local way. Make your way to the home of a villager to get your fill of delicious home-cooked lunch before participating in some handicraft making activities and traditional games. If weather permits, take a refreshing dip in the river to beat the heat and thereafter, it will be at leisure. After dinner, spend some time with the locals. Overnight at Fig Tree.

Day 3

Enjoy breakfast before departing back to Kota Kinabalu.


  • Tour and transfers
  • Accommodation with shared area and common bathroom
  • Meals as specified
  • English speaking guide
  • Community Development Contribution (CDC)


  • Optional tour
  • Items not mentioned

The Fig Tree

  • 2 bedrooms with double bed
  • Each bed is covered with a mosquito net
  • Ceiling fan
  • Accommodate 4 persons
  • 1 shared-bathroom equipped with water heater
  • Kitchenette with a fridge and cooking utensils
  • Coffee and tea
  • Common area
  • Meals prepared by local villagers
  • Towels and linens are provided

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3D2N – Kiulu Valley Farmstay
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Trip Facts

  • BB3E
  • Included
  • 2 person
  • Included
  • The Fig Tree - Bamboo Eco Lodge

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