Borneo vacations 2020 & 2021
Blanketed with some of the richest equatorial rainforest in the world, Borneo shelters rare species and indigenous tribes and claims dramatic scenery. Our Borneo specialists have journeyed along the rivers and trekked jungle trails so they can advise on the most authentic experiences and remote jungle lodges the country has to offer. Encouraging you to get off the beaten path, we can tailor-make a Borneo vacation to match your interests, employing specialist guides and arranging stays at enviable hotels.
The island is divided between three countries: the Malaysian states of Sabah and Sarawak in the north, the Indonesian state of Kalimantan to the south, and the tiny sultanate of Brunei. Orangutans, pygmy elephants, proboscis monkeys and clouded leopards thrive in Borneo’s conservation areas, while, off the coast, reefs teem with tropical fish and turtles. Adventures range from climbing Mount Kinabalu to exploring cave networks, visiting the longhouses of the local Iban tribe or cruising the Kinabatangan River.
Suggested itineraries for Borneo
These itineraries give you a starting point for what your trip to Borneo could entail. They cover routes we've found work particularly well and feature some of our favorite places to stay. Treat them as inspiration, as each trip is created uniquely for you.
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Our expert guides to traveling in Borneo
Written by our specialists from the viewpoint of their own travels, these guides will help you decide on the shape of your own trip to Borneo. Aiming to inspire and inform, we share our recommendations for how to appreciate Borneo at its best.
Southeast Asia specialist Nicki describes her highlights of Borneo, including the wildlife, rainforests and beautiful beaches.