Major Tourist Attraction
-Sabah’s beauty and heritage sites have advantages over other MICE destinations in this region. -Sabah has wide range of products from mountain high to ocean deep that yet to be captured for their fullest potentials which offer attraction for most of the MICE’s pre and post events.
Getting to Sabah
Kota Kinabalu International Airport (KKIA) is the second busiest airport in Malaysia, as of 2016, a total of 7 millions visitors have travelled into Sabah through 70 thousand Flights, and the figure still growing to this year. Fully equipped with outlets and lounges to ensure seamless travel. Sabah also consist of domestic flights to get visitors to other major towns such as Sandakan and Tawau.
Travelling within Sabah
Buses are ideal for budget travelling, consisting of mini vans that transports around and outskirts of the city. With extra to spend, there are long distance buses that can take your to other Major towns. Following list are the bus stations located around Kota Kinabalu that provides buses to most parts of Sabah.
Taxi, Uber, & Grab
Taxi are the most time efficient way of getting around places, following your own preference of stops and places to visit, taxis' are essential for quick and easy travel. Taxis' are available upon arrival, and are also available in major tourist areas such as hotels, Shopping malls, and Bus Terminals. In case of no taxi available, Uber and Grab are also available in Sabah, simply download the application to your phone and call for a driver.
To get to the island in Kota Kinabalu, boat shuttles are also avaialble, it takes about 20 minutes to get to an island, and island hopping is also an option for adventurous tourist. These boat services also provide a variety of sports activities that tourist can select at the counter. Boat operators can be found at Jesselton Point, Kota Kinabalu's main boat terminal, visitors are able to get to via bus and taxi. For Visitors staying in Sutera Harbour Resort and Shangri-la Tanjung Aru Resort, this two hotels have their own private boat operators at your convenience.