08 DAYS/07 NIGHTS GOLF itnerary
Proposed Itinerary :-
- Day 01 (Monday)Meet on arrival at Kota Kinabalu International Airport and
transfer to Hotel. Free day at leisure. Overnight at Hotel.
- Day 02 (Tuesday) Breakfast at Hotel. Transfer to Sutera Harbour Golf &
Country Club for a round of golf (Internal Shuttle service) at 0800 am.
Tee off at 0830 am. Overnight at Hotel.
- Day 03 (Wednesday) Breakfast at Hotel. Transfer to Borneo Golf & Country
Club at 0830 am and tee off at 1000 am (Transfer Time = 60 mins). Overnight at
- Day 04 (Thursday) Breakfast at Hotel. Transfer to Dalit Bay Golf & Country
Club at 0830 am and tee off at 0930 am (Transfer Time = 45 mins). Overnight at
- Day 05 (Friday) Breakfast at Hotel. Transfer to Mount Kinabalu Golf &
Country Club at 0715 am and tee of at 0930 am (Transfer time = 135 mins). Overnight
- Day 06 (Saturday) Breakfast at Hotel. Free at leisure. Overnight at Hotel.
- Day 07 (Sunday) Breakfast at Hotel. Transfer to Karambunai Resort Golf Club.
Pick up at 0830 am and tee off at 0930 am (Transfer Time = 45 mins). Overnight
- Day 08 (Monday) Breakfast at Hotel. Transfer to Airport for flight Home.
The itnerary Price Includes :-
- 07 Nights hotel accommodation, inclusive of breakfast
- All return transfers
- 90-holes green fee (18 each at 5 different golf course)
- Golf Cart Rental
- And a North Borneo Tours & Travel staff-in attendance in the duration
- Day 1 Arrive Langkawi from London
Arrive Langkawi Airport direct or via Kuala Lumpur.
Meet & transfer to hotel.
Suggested hotel : Datai Langkawi or Andaman Resort
Rest of day at leisure
- Day 2 In Langkawi
The outstanding landscape of the Langkawi Islands proclaims a true tropical paradise.
White sands, clear tropical waters and lovely island sunsets. Located off the
northern most tip of Peninsular Malaysia, Langkawi is a group of 104 islands where
only three are inhabited.
Half Day Round Island Tour of Langkawi
This is an orientation tour, getting to know the island's legends and myths.
Highlights of the tour :-
· Atma Alam Batik & Art Village - an handicraft centre showcasing batik
· Gallery Perdana - This gallery houses an impressive collection of 2,500
state gifts and awards presented to the former Prime Minister of Malaysia - Tun
Dr Mahathir Mohammad and his wife, Toh Puan Dr Siti Hasmah.
· Eagle Square - located in Kuah Town with a magnificent statue of an reddish
brown eagle where the word `Langkawi' is derived from according to local folklore.
· Underwater World - a marine showcase featuring both fresh & seawater
fish and marine life.
Afternoon free to relax by the poolside or the beach area.
- Day 3 In Langkawi
Golf at Gunung Raya Golf Course
Nestled at the foothills of the majestic Gunung Raya, resides one of the most
refreshing and scenic golf resorts in Langkawi. Sprawled over 300 acres of former
rubber plantation land, Gunung Raya Golf Resort boasts an intriguing international-standard
golf course designed by renowned American golf architect Max Wexler. Within its
lush landscapes, you'll encounter beautiful rolling greens, panoramic tees, and
impeccable fairways, magnificently contoured with sand traps and water hazards
- Day 4 In Langkawi
Golf at Datai Bay
The Golf Club Datai Bay has established itself as one of the Top Ten
golf course in Malaysia. The unique feature of the course, which acclaimed admiration
form the foreign and local golfers, is a perfect hideaway between the mountain
and the sea.www.dataigolf.com
- Day 5 Langkawi - Kuala Lumpur
Transfer to airport for flight to Kuala Lumpur
Arrive Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA). Meet & transfer to hotel.
The airport is located about 1 hour's drive away from the city centre
Dinner at Bijan a fine dining experience with traditional Malay Cuisine.
After dinner, visit Chinatown. This is a night market, which offers tourist &
local alike a diverse selection of shopping items like clothes, 'branded' watches
& shoes and others.
- Day 6 In Kuala Lumpur
An orientation tour of the city covering the major historical landmarks- King's
Palace, National Monument, National Museum and Merdeka (Independence) Square.
Much of the history of the city is depicted here as well as the tradition and
cultural heritage of the major communities. Kuala Lumpur Tower - enjoy a panoramic
view of the city including the majestic Petronas Twin Tower.
Afternoon free to explore the city on your own.
- Day 7 In Kuala Lumpur
Morning Tee off at Saujana Golf & Country Club - one of the premier courses
in the country. - see www.saujana.com.my
The Palm Course - Also known as The Cobra for its testing and challenging
layout. The Cobra is 6565 yards off the blue tees and 6959 yards from the black.
One of its holes, the 172 yard (216 yards from the black tees) Par 3, 2nd hole,
has been rated as the Most Difficult Hole in Malaysia.
The Bunga Raya Course - Also known as The Crocodile. This scenic 18
has a wide expanse of water and undulating greenery that create a sense of freedom
and space. At 6400 yards, it looks deceptively easy but many have regretted underestimating
- Day 8 In Kuala Lumpur
Morning Tee off at Royal Selangor Golf Club
Founded in 1893 by a group of coffee planters, The Royal Selangor Golf Club has
a long and illustrious history and it has played a most prominent role in the
evolution of the game of golf in Malaysia. Over the years, its development has
grown with the progress of the nation and its society. Today, it is second home
to 6000 members that include Royalty, Cabinet Ministers, Members of the Foreign
Diplomatic Corps, senior corporate figures and the persons from all walks of life.
The Royal Selangor Golf Club symbolises a hallmark of quality and excellence.
It has always been regarded as the premier golf club in Malaysia. Being one of
the oldest and established clubs in the country, maintaining standards and code
of excellence has always been at the core principles and values. The membership
reflects this and having been host to many international golf tournaments, further
testify and confirm our very high standing in the golfing world.
- Day 9 Kuala Lumpur - Kota Kinabalu
Transfer to KLIA for flight MH 68 (1545/1820) to Kota Kinabalu.
Arrive Kota Kinabalu. Meet & transfer to Shangri-la's Tanjung Aru Resort.
Rest of day at leisure.
- Day 10 In Kota Kinabalu
Tee off at Borneo Golf & Country Club
Class - this is what sets Borneo Golf & Country Club apart from the rest of
the new generation golf courses in Sabah.
Designed by the "Greatest Golfer of the Century," this Jack Nicklaus
18-hole signature course plays along a natural lagoon and the coastline of South
China Sea. With the spectacular seaside setting and ever-present breeze, its rolling
Bermuda fairways and receptive but treacherously fast greens, the layout measuring
6,546 m has all the requirements of a championship course.
Fast gaining a well-deserved reputation as the best new course in the country,
Borneo Golf & Country Club has set new standards for golfing in Borneo and
is certainly growing to become of the best layout in this region.
Perhaps no golfing in Sabah is complete without a round or two at this prestigious
Nicklaus course which is fast gaining its name as the finest championship layout
in this region.
- Day 11 In Kota Kinabalu
Tee off at Karambunai Golf Club
Located on the scenic Karambunai Peninsula which is just a short drive north of
Kota Kinabalu and half-an-hour from KK International Airport. Karambunai Resorts
Golf Club boasts a creative and modern 18-hole, par 72 course with a traditional
feel in a naturalistic form crafted by renowned American golf architect Ronald
- Day 12 Kota Kinabalu Sandakan
Transfer to airport for flight to Sandakan.
Arrive Sandakan airport, meet & transfer to the world's largest - Sepilok
Orang Utan Rehabilitation Centre. The orphaned orang utans from logging sites,
plantations and illegal hunting are rehabilitated before being released into the
wild. See the primates being fed by the park wardens plus a video show. After
lunch, embark on a 2-hour boat journey to Sukau Rainforest Lodge along Sabah's
longest river, Kinabatangan. The journey takes you through the mangrove, wetland
and rainforest habitats with a good chance of wildlife sightings.
In the late afternoon, take a two-hour river cruise to see the Proboscis monkeys
as they settle down on treetops along the tributary of Kinabatangan River. Evening
dinner & slide show conducted by in-house naturalist guide. Overnight at Sukau
- Day 13 Kota Kinabalu - Sandakan
After breakfast, return to Sandakan by boat journey. Lunch at Sandakan followed
by a city tour covering the water village, the Australian War Memorial & The
Agnes Keith House. Transfer to airport for flight to Kota Kinabalu. Transfer to
Shangri-La `s Tanjung Aru Resort for overnight.
- Day 14 Kota Kinabalu - Kuching
Transfer to airport for flight to Kuching.
Arrive Kuching at 1145 hrs. Meet & transfer to Hilton Kuching.
Afternoon Kuching City Tour
Arguably the nicest city in the region, , Kuching was once the home of the Brooke
Rajahs, their legacy is evident in the old buildings still in use today : the
famous Sarawak Museum (closed on Fridays) with its wonderful collection of Borneo
artifacts; the Istana, once the residence of the Brooke family; the court house;
Fort Margherita, named after the second rajahs wife; and the colonnaded
- Day 15 In Kuching
Morning tee off at Sarawak Golf Club or Damai Golf & Country Club
Afternoon visit the Sarawak Cultural Village.
This award-winning living museum showcases Sarawaks unique and diverse cultures
in an accessible, visitor-friendly setting just 35 minutes from Kuching. The seven
authentic traditional buildings are set amidst a scenic 17 acre site and are populated
by members of Sarawaks many ethnic groups, going about everyday activities.
These include wood and bamboo carving, beadwork, weaving, sago-making, sugar cane
crushing, pepper growing and the preparation of birds nests. Visitors can
learn how to throw a Malay-spinning top, shoot a Penan blowpipe or pick out a
tune on an Orang Ulu sape. The tour concludes with a colourful multi-ethnic cultural
performance in the villages air-conditioned mini theatre.
- Day 16 In Kuching (Borneo Highlands)
Transfer to Hornbill Golf & Jungle Club for a round of Golf.
Hornbill Golf & Jungle Club is located on Borneo Highlands (1000 metres above
sea level) and 20 km from Kuching City
- Day 17 Kuching to Batang Ai
A 225-km car/coach journey takes you through lush green countryside dotted with
padi fields, pepper gardens and rubber plantations, and flanked by rugged jungle-clad
mountains. Along the way, stop off at the Serian farmers market, visit a
pepper garden and view carnivorous pitcher plants. Stop for lunch at a roadside
bazaar deep in Iban country. Arrive at Lemanak jetty mid-afternoon for a longboat
ride up the Lemanak River, passing through typical Borneo countryside with an
ancient longhouse tucked behind almost every bend in the river. Arrive at either
Serubah or Nanga Kesit Longhouse and visit the entire village under one
roof. Tour the longhouse and enjoy a demonstration of blowpipe shooting.
Return down river for transfer to Batang Ai jetty. After a 20 minutes boat ride
across the 24sq km Batang Ai Hydro Lake, arrive at the Hilton Batang Ai Longhouse
It is customary to bring along some gifts when one pays a visit to the longhouse.
Gifts like foodstuff, cigarettes, fruits and drinks are usually presented to the
headman who will distribute these items amongst his community.
Hilton Batang Ai Longhouse Resort
The Batang Ai Longhouse Resort is located on the shores of a spectacular fresh
water lake, surrounded by mountains and the unspoiled rainforests of Sarawak,
on the island of Borneo. The resort encompasses 100 rooms, the Nanga Mepi Restaurant
and outdoor terrace, a meeting room which can hold up to 200 guests and a boat
jetty for arriving guests. The resort is designed after the traditional timber
longhouses of the region's native Iban tribes and is in close proximity to the
27, 000 hectares Batang Ai National Park.
- Day 18 Batang Ai to Kuching
Breakfast at the resort, followed by a short nature walk with the resorts
residence naturalist. Depart for Kuching via the same route. Lunch is served en
route. Overnight at Hilton Kuching.
- Day 19 Kuching Kuala Lumpur
Transfer to airport for flight to Kuala Lumpur to connect flight to London.
End of Tour