Overview of Kota Kinabalu's culturally significant sites
Insight into symbolic religious temples & mosques
Exploring geologic & historical relics at the Sabah Museum
Signal Hill—sweeping view of nearby islands & city skyline
Souvenir shopping opportunity at handicraft market
About this activity
What's included, what's not
Guided tour of Kota Kinabalu
Roundtrip transportation to and from your Kota Kinabalu hotel
Live tour commentary provided in English
Beverages, bottled water, and snacks
Know Before You Book
Children 2 and younger are complimentary when accompanied by a paying adult.
At least 2 people are required for this activity to take place.
What you can expect
Take a journey through Kota Kinabalu and explore its fascinating history, architecture, and traditions. Get up-close views of notable landmarks like Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Islamic mosques, the Sabah Museum, and scenic Signal Hill, before shopping at a local market featuring handmade goods.
Begin with a visit to the Menara Tun Mustapha, one of the tallest buildings in the city, and proceed to the Universiti Malaysia Sabah to see its extensive facilities and sprawling gardens.
Make your way to the City Mosque to admire the Islamic architecture complemented by the beautiful Likas Bay. The design of the mosque is made to look as though it is floating on water, and its reflection creates a mesmerizing image in the clear bay below.
Get a glimpse into local life during the colonial era at the Sabah Museum. With the help of your knowledgeable guide, browse various artifacts and galleries that give detailed insight into the native Kadazan-Dusun people.
Finally, take plenty of pictures at scenic Signal Hill, with breathtaking vistas of the city below, the surrounding islands, and Tun Abdul Rahman National Park, before journeying back to your hotel.