With the wonderful confirmation that Mount Kinabalu is open to climbers since 1st September 2015 onwards, we are proud to offer a promotion package for climbs until 31st January 2015 namely 2Days 1Night Mt Kinabalu Climb with Via Ferrata Teaser up to Laban Rata Plateau!
This climb gives you the opportunity to climb Mt Kinabalu up to Laban Rata only with an overnight stay at Pendant Hut. The package will feature a Via Ferrata Teaser which will be conducted just right next to Pendant Hut, a 50meter Via Ferrata activity which will take approximately 30 minutes, giving our climbers a taste of using the required equipment and climbing via fixed cables and ladders.
(Valid until 31st November 2015)
0700hrs : Pick up from KK area hotel and transfer to Kinabalu Park (KNP) HQ. Collect your Packed Lunch en-route. Upon arrival, register for the mountain climb (passports necessary) and meet your Private Mountain Guide. Head to Timpohon Gate (starting / ending point). Climb begins, after 4 – 6 hours arrive Laban Rata (3272.7M), check in to accommodation.
1500hrs : Attend the mandatory Via Ferrata safety briefing in Pendant Hut and meet your Mountain Torq Trainer.
1600hrs : Cut-off time for Via Ferrata safety briefing.
1800hrs : Dinner at Laban Rata’s canteen.
2100hrs : Lights Out. Overnight Pendant Hut (Dormitory Bunked Beds with Communal Bathroom).
Meals : Packed Lunch and Dinner.
0600hrs : Wake up & Simple American Breakfast at Pendant Hut (breakfast is available from 0630hrs to 0930hrs)
0730hrs : Meet your Via Ferrata trainer at Pendant Hut and start with Via Ferrata Teaser – 50meters / 30 minutes duration.
1000hrs : Check out Pendant Hut and descend to Timpohon Gate with your Private Mountain Guide.
1400hrs – Latest 1700hrs : Arrive back at Kinabalu Park Headquarters for your transfer back to Kota Kinabalu City.
Meals : Simple Breakfast.
• 1 night in Pendant Hut Dormitory
• Dinner buffet-style at Laban Rata Restaurant
• 1 Packed Lunch collected at Local Restaurant
• 1 simple American breakfast @ Pendant Hut
• Return Land Transfers based on shared basis from Kota Kinabalu to Kinabalu Park
• Return Land Transfers based on shared basis from Kinabalu Park HQ to Timpohon Gate
• Mountain Guide, Park Entrance Fees, Insurance & Climbing Permit
• Via Ferrata Teaser Activity with Via Ferrata Trainer
• Meals and Items not stated.
• Porter Fees – if required.
• Video or Camera Fees.
To answer the many questions you might have about climbing Mt Kinabalu, please refer to our links below.
About Mt Kinabalu Climb: http://www.mountkinabaluborneo.com/information_summit-climb-mount-kinabalu/
Mt Kinabalu Accommodations: http://www.mountkinabaluborneo.com/laban-rata-accommodation/
Climbing Preparation, Packing List & FAQ: http://www.mountkinabaluborneo.com/mount-kinabalu-climb-preparation-faq/
Important Information for Climbers: http://www.mountkinabaluborneo.com/important-information-for-climbers/