Discover the best views of this city through this amazing 1-day Kota Kinabalu shore excursion. Take in the magnificent scenery of Kota Kinabalu City Mosque, see well-curated exhibits in the State Museum, and feast on savoury local delights – this is a fantastic experience not to be missed!

Tour Code: MSKK04
Duration: 4 hours
Start/End: Kota Kinabalu Port/Kota Kinabalu Port
Tour Customizable: Absolutely! (Tell us your specific requirements in the inquiry form)
Tour Category: Kota Kinabalu shore excursions from cruise ship

  • Full Itinerary
  • Inclusion & Exclusion

Meet your private driver and guide upon pickup from Kota Kinabalu Port, who’ll take you to the Signal Hill Observatory for spectacular views of Kota Kinabalu City and the surroundings of Tunku Abdul Rahman Park. Then proceed to Kota Kinabalu City Mosque, the second main mosque in Kota and enjoy its magnificent reflection on the lake. Continue to the Pu Toh Tze – a Chinese Buddhist Temple – before visiting the State Museum featuring a series of well-presented displays of artifacts, photographs, and house structures. There you’ll learn about Sabah’s natural and ethnic history.  End your morning tour with a visit to Tanjung Aru Beach, a popular destination for locals and visitors alike to unwind in the weekend.

City Mosque in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia.

City Mosque in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia.

After a savory lunch served with Kota Kinabalu’s local cuisine, visit Sabah Foundation Building, or Menara Tun Mustapha to take in breathtaking panoramic views of the city. Afterwards, relax in a nice café on the 18th level of the building before returning to the port in good time for your next shore excursions. Trip ends.

Sabah Foundation Building

Sabah Foundation Building – also known as Menara Tun Mustapha, Kota Kinabalu.

What’s included? 

  • Round trip transfer from Kota Kinabalu Port to the city in private air-conditioned vehicle
  • English-speaking guide
  • Entrance fee and port fee
  • 1 bottle of water per person per day

What’s excluded? 

  • Pre & After accommodation
  • Other drinks
  • Tips
  • Other personal expenses