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Mount Kinabalu, Kinabalu Park & It’s Surrounding Tourist Spots

About Mount Kinabalu

Measuring at 4,095 meters or 13,435 feet in height, Mount Kinabalu, has the highest peak on the island of Borneo, in the Malaysian state of Sabah, South East Asia. For comparison purpose, the peak of Mount Fuji of Japan measures at 3,776 meters while the peak of Mount Everest, the highest in the world, measures at 8,848 meters. Geographically, Mount Kinabalu is located on the Crocker Range, which is located on the west coast of Sabah that stretches from South West to North West of the state. Being the highest mountain on the island of Borneo, it is the pride of Malaysian particularly the people of the state of Sabah. The mountain is also sacred to the local Kadazan community, whom regard it as the revered place of the dead or in their language, “Aki Nabalu”, which is also how the name of the mountain was derived. Continue reading Mount Kinabalu, Kinabalu Park & It’s Surrounding Tourist Spots

Mt. Kinabalu Heritage Resort & Spa: Our Experience

Have you ever visualizing yourself escaping the city hectic life, waking up early in a cold morning, sitting on a cozy chair, breathing in fresh cold air, sipping your favorite cup of hot coffee and enjoying the majestic view of Mt. Kinabalu right in the comfortable room of a resort?

Or perhaps for visitors who wish to enjoy the magnificent view of Mt. Kinabalu but do not wish to climb this famous mountain? (a short video clip about the journey up Mt. Kinabalu and what you might experience is available here.)

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