Local Attractions

Travellers Guide

Sabah is a tropical paradise of natural wonders, scenic beauty and cultural diversity.

Here, you'll find the highest mountain in Southeast Asia, Mount Kinabalu, exotic sights such as the Rafflesia (the largest flower in the world) and the famous orangutan.

Local common operating hours around Kota Kinabalu is between 10.00am to 10.00pm. Within the City Centre, the handicraft market offers bargain hunters and tourists opens daily from 9.00am till late.


Dress is generally informal in Kota Kinabalu except on social, diplomatic or government occasions when a suit and tie is appropriate for the non-Muslims. Light clothing is appropriate as Kota Kinabalu only has one season which is summer.


Kota Kinabalu is almost always warm and humid. Temperatures do not vary much from 74°F to 85°F or 23°C to 30°C.

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