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Borneo holidays

Borneo holidays

Search for orangutan, explore the rainforest and stay with an Iban tribe on your tailor-made Borneo tour

Borneo’s sheer, jagged valleys shelter a rich variety of creatures, such as elephants, proboscis monkeys and, of course, orangutan. Among them, tribes still practice ancient ways of life in harmony with their pristine surroundings, and lazy rivers snake through the jungle past stunning caves, before finding the South China Sea at idyllic beaches.

Flight Time

15 hours (Kuching, via Singapore)

Time Zone

UTC +8

Recommended Airlines

Cathay Pacific, Malaysia Airlines and Singapore Airlines

Where can you fly from?

Flights to Borneo are available from a choice of airports including London, Birmingham, Manchester, Newcastle, Edinburgh and Glasgow

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Start planning your tailor-made trip by calling one of our Borneo specialists on 01993 838 120

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