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Borneo offers a real rainforest adventure and many of the activities available here centre around these areas of the country.

From a night safari in search of local wildlife to a Mount Kinabalu climb, there is plenty to include in your tailor-made activity holiday in Borneo, and since many of the activities are suitable for children, Borneo is also a wonderful destination for a family adventure holiday.

Borneo activity holiday ideas

Start thinking about your experience. These itineraries are simply suggestions for how you could enjoy some of the same experiences as our specialists. They’re just for inspiration, because your trip will be created around your particular tastes.

Be inspired: activities on offer in Borneo

Iban woman preparing lunch for the longhouse, Lemanak River, Sarawak

Kayaking Rainforest Adventure

This is a great experience for nature lovers and the adventurous. After a 40 minute drive from town you arrive at the mist covered hillsides around Bengoh, a delightful Bidayuh village.

Harlequin frog, Danum Valley, Malaysian Borneo

Danum Valley Night Safari

Join one of the park's open top 4x4 safari vehicles and head out on a shared night safari through the dense rainforest with a driver and guide.

Mount Kinabalu, Kinabalu National Park, Malaysian Borneo

Mount Kinabalu Climb - 2 Days

The Park Headquarters is located at 1,550 metres and your aim on the first day is to reach Laban Rata at around 3,200 metres. You are accompanied by your guide who is assigned at the Park Headquarters.