As part of our commitment to giving you unbiased adventure travel advice, here is our A-list of the best adventure tours in Borneo.
Endless deep green jungles, stunning mountains and one incredibly blue ocean. Trek Mount Kinabalu, explore the deep forests by canoe and spot wild orang utans and proboscis monkeys. Stay in a long house for an immersion in tribal life or journey inland to the spectacular bat caves and extraordinary rock formations of Mulu National Park. This is Borneo, a land for adventure-seekers.
Read about must-see places and quintessential experiences Best overall sightseeing trip
Best wildlife trip
For visiting both the Danum Valley and Kinabatangan, Exodus Borneo Wildlife Discoverer takes the crown as the best wildlife trip, together with National Geographic's Borneo Wildlife Adventure. The Exodus trip also adds a longhouse stay and a visit to Mulu National Park and this trip also gets top marks for the best overall sightseeing trip. Best cycling trip
Yes there is cycling in Borneo. And top marks go to World Expedition's Borneo Cycle Adventure
Best hiking trip
For the combination of hiking and price, Exodus wins in this category with Trails of Borneo. Best comfort trip
National Geographic's Borneo Wildlife Adventure offers a great mix of adventure, wildlife and comfortable lodges and hotels. National Geographic's Private Borneo Expedition is also a great trip in the area. Best luxury trip
Remote Lands' Classic Borneo takes top spot in the luxury category for using such fantastic accommodation like the Bilit and Borneo Rainforest Lodges.
Best quickie trip
Peregrine's Untamed Borneo is a great 10-day trip showing off the highlights of Sabah state. Best off-the-beaten track trip
Travel into the stunning Maliau Basin and discover a whole new side to nature on this six-day Borneo’s Lost World itinerary.