Asia Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Asia activity »
  1. 1 Trip Report Sweltering, steamy, sizzingly southern India--It was hot!
  2. 2 Where to eat on a budget in Tokyo
  3. 3 Hotel in Hanoi
  4. 4 Trip Report Five Days in Ha Giang - Unforgettable
  5. 5 Trip Report 4 wonderful solo weeks in South Korea
  6. 6 Trip Report 12 days in Japan
  7. 7 Qatar airlines to mumbai
  8. 8 Old post about handycraft area in Luang Prabang
  9. 9 Best place to get a SIM card or phone for Japan, India?
  10. 10 Tigerwalah Experience
  11. 11 Udon Thani, Thailand - Rustic Pathways high school summer program
  12. 12 Where best to stay in Penang
  13. 13 Itinerary Hong Kong and Japan - 12 full days
  14. 14 Bullet train - which JR stations in Tokyo to go to Kyoto
  15. 15 Beaches closest to Rajasthan
  16. 16 Trip Report Myanmar- Popular Sights and even a few hospitals!
  17. 17 Places to see in Kuala Lumpur
  18. 18 honeymoon in Thailand-help
  19. 19 Travel from Tokyo to Kanazawa
  20. 20 Mumbai Airport Help. Is 2 hours enough time for domestic transfer?
  21. 21 Beijing tours -- worth it?
  22. 22 Sien Reap Guide/Accomodation
  23. 23 KOYA-SAN: Hotel, please
  24. 24 Private guide and driver for India
  25. 25 NYT: Local cuisine in Siem Reap
View next 25 » Back to the top

12 days on Borneo need itinerary advice

Jump to last reply

I will soon be obtaining award tickets to visit Borneo for May of 2014. We will fly on Asiana via ICN, and they only fly to KK. We can leave from Kuching by buying a ticket to SIN and flying OZ to Seoul from there. We can spend up to 12 days on the ground in Malaysian Borneo. I need to return via Seoul as I want to stopover there for 2 nights on the way back to the US. Before I get the award tix I want to have set what cities I will use entering and leaving Borneo.

I'm looking for a do-it-yourself itinerary that takes in KK, Sepilok, a Kinabatangan River lodge for 3D2N, snorkeling, and Kuching. I will fly around versus take buses. Visiting Mulu National Park also interests me.

Is this too much to do in 12 days? This will be a first visit to this part of Malaysia. Would adding Mulu be too much? Is trying to fit Sarawak in too much?

I've looked at sample itineraries offered by tour companies but can't find one that is just right. So I'm asking the SE Asian experts here for advice. We are experienced travelers, not afraid to go without a tour, fit and healthy, late 50' early 60's.

12 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement