2D1N – Kiulu Valley Homestay - 2 Days

This very unique homestay offers basic and peaceful accommodation with calming views of lush green paddy fields, forests and undulating mountain ridges. Treat yourself a perfect and ideal gateway and soak yourself in the ambience of natural grandeur in this unforgettable journey to the valley of the mist, the Kiulu Valley.

Tour Highlights

  • Experience staying with a local family in their home and learn their culture
  • Enjoy playing local games
  • Try paddy planting and rice processing, rubber tapping, blow pipe and other local activities
  • Get to know the locals and their culture
  • 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, the valley of the mist. Upon arrival at Kg. Mantob, you will be greeted with a warm welcome by your host family and be briefed on the homestay programme. Enjoy scrumptious lunch cooked and served by your host family, then it is time to immerse yourself with the local culture and tradition by participating in the demonstration of the local games and activities such as rice pounding and sieving, blow pipe, handcrafts making, traditional fishing, play local games (Rampanau) and musical instruments with dance (gong and Sumazau). Proceed to take a village walk which would offer you stunning landscapes of the scenic valley as you pass through paddy fields, plantations and fruit orchards. After dinner have a good chat with your host family about the village history and folktales before retiring to bed.

Itinerary for additional day on Day 02 MYR 165 per pax (optional)

After breakfast, get ready to set off for a jungle trekking at Gaman Kapur Trail for approximately 2 hours with a chance to do rubber tapping. Thereafter, enjoy lunch before taking a dip at the sensationally cooling water of Mantob waterfall. After dinner, return to host family house for overnight stay.

Day 2

Wake up and enjoy the quaint cool morning before setting off on a morning walk. Proceed to the highest point to (500 meters above sea level) to view the surrounding area. If weather permits the guests might be lucky to see the sacred Mount Kinabalu. Have a quick breakfast before departing back to Kota Kinabalu.


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


  • Optional tour
  • Items not mentioned

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2D1N – Kiulu Valley Homestay
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Trip Facts

  • BB3F
  • Included
  • 2
  • Included
  • 2 Days 1 Night
  • Homestay with a host family

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