The Padas river is Sabah’s premium rafting destination for those looking for an exciting, adrenalin filled day out! Located in the interior southwest of Sabah and only accessible by train this trip will offer you not only an un-forgettable day of rafting but also the chance to enjoy the beautiful views from the back of Borneo’s oldest train! No previous experience of rafting is required but bring your sense of adventure for this exciting trip down Sabah’s only grade 3 to 4 rapids!
These rapid carries amusing names such as Merry-Go-Round Rapid, Snake House Rapid, Scooby Doo Rapid, Cobra Rapid, BBQ Rapid, Washing Machine Rapid, Lambada Rapid and Head Hunter Rapid. Each rapid will give you the feel of the motion as what the name means.
The ultimate challenge will speak for itself as one shoots through and experiences the nerve tingling excitement which crescendos rapid after rapid while getting a closer look at the Borneo’s amazing flora and fauna.
After rafting, enjoy a sumptuous lunch by the river. Wind down with a sunset view of the return journey to Kota Kinabalu.
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5.45 AM – Pick up from hotel & transfer by coack to Beaufort Railway Station. Guest are given Liability Release Form before the trip commence.
7.30 AM – Arrive at Beaufort town & get onboard the train to Pangi Station
10.45 AM – Arrive at starting point & begin a 10KM raft to Rayoh (ending point)
12.30 PM – Arrive at Rayoh for lunch
3.45 PM – Arrive at Beaufort Town and transfer by coach to Kota Kinabalu City
6.00 PM – Estimated time to arrive at Kota Kinabalu town
Return hotel transfer
Train transfer to Pangi Station
Breakfast & Dinner
Personal travel insurance
Any item not mention in package
Thing to Bring
Comfortable shoes (Slippers not recommended)
Dry Bag/Waterproof bag (Recommended to keep things dry)
Camera with Waterproof casing
Extra set of clothes & underwear
All booking is based on SIC (Sit-In-Coach) and subject to availability
Upon success payment, no cancellation of tour is allowed.
Full payment is required upon booking.
Payment can be made via credit card upon checkout.
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 reason.
Guest will be fully refunded through Telegraphic Transfer (TT) or any other method that have been agreed between both parties in the case of cancelled 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.
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
Travelers with the following conditions are not recommended for participation in water-sports related activity:
Child aged 12 and below
Guest with heart complications or any serious illness that may need constant medical attention.
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.
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 are reminded to bring their own extra-clothes for the water-rafting activity
Travelers who are suffering from motion, car, or sea-sickness are requested to prepare their own medication prior to the tour.
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 reminded to be at the hotel lobby at least 10 minutes before the scheduled pick-up time
Travelers are reminded to trim their nails prior to water-rafting activity to avoid injury
Travelers are not encouraged to wear contact-lenses/spectacle during water-rafting as water rafting condition may get rough
Travelers will be required to sign a liability release form before the water-rafting activity begins
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1Tour Adventure Sdn Bhd is Sabah based travel agency that had been registered under Malaysia Tourism Board and Sabah Tourism Board since year 2009. We are licensed travel agency approved by Malaysia Tourism Ministry with our license no. KPL-6055