Kota Kinabalu, a modern capital with a warm hospitality that you hardly find in many places around the world. Kota Kinabalu is situated on the tropical island of Borneo, and is the state capital of Sabah. The captivating beauty of Sabah will keep you coming back for more fun and adventures. Its long sandy beaches, paradise islands, virgin coral reefs, tropical rain forests; and the mighty Mount Kinabalu which is the highest mountain in the Malay Archipelago never fails to attract thousands of visitors each year.
Gaya Island is a first class destination for trekking as well as swimming, and here you can find one of the most romantic and beautiful beaches in the area. If you ever have dreamed of a beach holiday with shading palms and tropical trees, you have found the right place.
The Tunku Abdul Rahman Park comprises a group of five magnificent tropical islands namely Pulau Gaya , Pulau Sapi, Pulau Manukan, Pulau Sulug and Pulau Mamutik. The waters are crystal clear and clean and the beaches are beautiful with the colourful eye catching corals.
Signal Hill is the highest point in the city with a good view of the whole of Kota Kinabalu. A few minutes drive from Padang Merdeka and it willl take you to the airy deck where you can get amazing views that extend to the Tunku Abdul Rahman Park.