Mt Kinabalu Walk The TORQ 2D1N - 1TKKLD035

Adult Price: RM3500 RM2270

Duration: 2D1N

Minimum Participant: 2

Tour Description
If you feel that you want a little taste of the Via Ferrata experience but do not wish to expend too much energy on it (you still have to climb back down the mountain!), the Walk the Torq route would be best for you.

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Day 1
6:00am – Hotel Pick up & travel to Kinabalu Park (2 Hours drive)
8:00am – Arrive at Kinabalu Park. Pre-check in at Mountain Torq’s office for registration & meet your assigned Sabah Park mountain guide
8:30am – Start hiking up Mt Kinabalu from Timpohon Gate @ 1,866m
3.00pm – Arrive at Pendant Hut @ 3,289m above sea level and settle in.
3.30pm – Attend the mandatory “Via ferrata” briefing in Pendant Hut and meet your Mountain Torq trainer
6.00pm – Dinner at Laban Rata’s canteen
8.00pm – Lights out & rest
Day 2
1:30am – Wake up and early morning supper
2:30am – Start hiking up to the summit with your Sabah Parks’ mountain guide
5:30am – Catch the sunrise on Low Peak point
6:00am – Descent from Low Peak to meet your Mountain Torq trainer
7:15am – Meet your via ferrata trainer at Sayat Sayat Hut @ 3,668m for your Walk the Torq via ferrata experience (introductory via ferrata, French grade PD)
9:30am – Return to Pendant Hut for a well-earned breakfast
11:00am – Check out of Pendant Hut and descent to Timpohon Gate with your Sabah Parks’ mountain guide
3:00pm – Arrive at Timpohon Gate. Head to the Park HQ to collect your certificates before heading back to Kota Kinabalu.
Include

  • Return Hotel transfer
  • Entrance & Sabah Park Fee
  • Meals for 2D1N (Breakfast,Lunch & Dinner)
  • Walk the TORQ instructor/Guide
  • 2D1N Accomodation
  • Certificates


Exclude

  • Personal Travel Insurance
  • Other personal expenses
  • Tips and gratuities (optional)
  • Alcoholic beverages


Things to bring

  • Waterproof backpack or backpack with rain cover
  • Comfortable Trekking shoes with good grip
  • Trekking stick (complimentary free rental upon request from us)
  • Windbreaker / Poncho
  • Warm clothing / Long sleeves shirts / change of clothes and socks / small towel
  • Head torch / Waterproof hand gloves / winter hat
  • Medicine (headache tablets, plasters, personal medicine, deep heat lotion)
  • Refillable water bottle (Recommended Thermos)

Description

Booking Terms:

  • All booking is based on SIC (Sit-In-Coach) and subject to availability
  • Mt Kinabalu climb tour bookings must be made at least 2 months or 60days prior to travel date
  • Contact our customer service for refunds from schedule changes/cancellations due to traffic, weather, and other unexpected conditions
  • All Rates are based on per person and Non-Heated dormitory basis.
  • It’s advisable to book your flight ticket after slot confirmed to avoid disappointment. Due to its popularity, there are usually limited accommodation at the Panar Laban Area, where climbers are required to stay overnight before an early morning ascent to the peak on the next day.
  • We do not recommend you to catch your flight on the same day of Mountain climb due to the risk of delay caused by injuries, bad weather and others.
  • Original Passport for all climbers is required verification purposes upon registration at the Kinabalu Park office.
  • Mountain Climb activity will take time for minimum 2D1N, a minimum of 4D3N Sabah Trip is recommended.

Cancellation Terms:

  • Upon success payment, no cancellation of the tour is allowed.

Payment Terms:

  • Full payment is required upon booking.
  • Payment can be made via credit card upon checkout.

Refund Terms:

  • 1TOUR practice a strict no refund policy upon complete payment.
  • No refund request will be entertained in the case of miss-tour due to personal reasons.
  • Guest will be fully refunded through Telegraphic Transfer (TT) or any other method that has been agreed between both parties in the case of canceled tours from 1TOUR for related activity caused by unsafe environment/weather or unforeseen circumstance.
  • Due to time zone difference the confirmed refund date is determined based on the supplier’s local time. Please allow 5 to 14 working days for 1TOUR to process the refund.

Surcharge Terms:

  • Surcharge RM640 per room night for private room (4 bunk beds) **subject to available
  • RM300 additional charge will be imposed on the guest who wishes to have a Chinese or Japanese speaking guide.
  • One way transfer surcharge for Tuaran district: RM15/pax (1-3 pax) ; RM10/pax (4 pax & above)
  • One way transfer surcharge for Kinarut district: RM30/pax

Description

  • Travelers with the following conditions are not recommended for participation in the Mt Kinabalu Walk the TORQ activity
    • Pregnant Women
    • Children aged 12 and below
    • Senior citizen over 65 years old
  • Please be reminded to take care of personal belongings (passport/phones & etc) as 1TOUR will not be held responsible for any loss/theft/damage before, during & after tour commences.
  • To keep personal belonging dry, dry bags are recommended.
  • Travelers are not encouraged to book tours the same day as the flight-departure date to avoid miss-flight.
  • Travelers are allowed to bring their own camera/mobile-phone/GoPro/Action Camera (with water-sealing) but at their own risk & 1TOUR will not be held responsible in the case of damage or loss during and/or after the tour.
  • Travelers may be required to sign a liability release form for adventurous activity (ATV/Paragliding/Water-Rafting/Snorkelling & Diving/Jungle trekking/Mountain Hiking)


Special Reminder from Sabah Park

  • It is recommended that all climbers should have themselves medically checked before attempting any mountain climb. If you have a history of suffering from the following ailments, it is highly recommended that you should refrain from climbing: Hypertension, Diabetes, Palpitation, Arthritis, Heart disease, severe anemia, Peptic ulcers, Epileptic fits, Obesity (overweight), Chronic asthma, Muscular cramps, Hepatitis (jaundice); or any other disease which may hamper the climber.


Additional Rates

  • One mountain guide is allowed to take a maximum of five (5) climbers aged 16 years and above. 1-5 (16 years and above) / 1 guide 230.00
  • One mountain guide is allowed to take a maximum of two (2) climbers aged below 16 years. 1-2 (15 years and below) / 1 guide 230.00
  • Recommended Mt Guide tipping per person per day of RM10
  • Separate Mountain Guide requires for different category of climber. Exp: Should there have a group of 2climbers of age 15 & 16, 2Mountain Guides needed.
  • The climber can request for an extra mountain guide. (Subject to available)
  • Overtime Charges: Arrive at Timpohon Gate later than 4:00pm, Based on total
  • Mountain Guide in group RM 15.00 per hour per guide
  • Optional: Porter Fee (Timpohon – Laban Rata – Timpohon) RM 13.00 per KG (Min 10kg)


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