The majestic Mount Kinabalu, one of the highest mountains in South East Asia standing at 4095.2 metres.
A new picturesque trail to the summit will be introduced starting December 1, Ranau Trail. The new trail will take climbers from Panalaban (previously known as Laban Rata) at 3,272m to Sayat Sayat (3,668m) then continue on to the summit trail to Low’s Peak at 4,095.2m. The new trail may be more challenging than the previous trail, but climbers will be rewarded with breathtaking views along the way.
Ranau Trail will take an easterly course while the second trail, Kota Belud trail will take the westerly course from Laban Rata also ending at Sayat Sayat. While you do not need special skills to climb, you must at least have the basic fitness level.
More information on climbing Mount Kinabalu at Kinabalu Park section.
Important notice : Mt. Kinabalu is a popular destination, visitors who wish to climb Mount Kinabalu are advised to make reservations 6 months in advance to avoid dissapointment. The number of climbers is limited to 135pax daily.