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 unforgettable 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 a 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.