How much does it cost to climb Mt Kinabalu?

Climb Permit, Mountain Guide & Porter Fees

Adult 50.00 200.00
Child 30.00 80.00

Is Kota Kinabalu hard to climb?

Climbing the mountain is steep and quite tough with more than 20 000 people attempting to reach Low’s Peak per year. The route is easy to follow, but can be slippery and visibility bad when it rains and the fog gets very dense. Rules for climbing Mount Kinabalu changed significantly in the last couple of years.

How long does it take to climb Kota Kinabalu?

2 Days and 1
How long does it take to climb Mount Kinabalu? The climb takes a minimum of 2 Days and 1 Night. Usually, the first day trek starts in the morning via Timpohon gate (about 5-7 hours) to Panalaban for an overnight stay.

Is Mount Kinabalu safe?

The Mesilau trail have been closed due to the earthquake damaging the trails. Nonetheless, Mount Kinabalu is still deemed safe to climb. The trails to the peak of Mount Kinabalu is very safe and well guided in addition to having numerous people successfully completed the climb.

Is Kota Kinabalu expensive?

A single person estimated monthly costs are 485$ (2,015RM) without rent. Kota Kinabalu is 60.92% less expensive than New York (without rent). Rent in Kota Kinabalu is, on average, 90.26% lower than in New York.

Is it safe in Kota Kinabalu?

Safety in Sabah is not a huge concern, though one should practice caution when traveling by not flaunting valuables. Sabahans, and Malaysians in general, are a peace-loving and friendly people. It is rare to hear of any violent crime committed within KK, especially not against tourists.

Do you need to train to climb Mount Kinabalu?

Preparation and Training You Need to Climb Mount Kinabalu: Climbing Mount Kinabalu is tough. It is recommend that you take a routine of walking up a hill/staircase for at least 2-4 weeks before the actual climb. this should be adequate as a basic training preparation for the mountain climb.

Which is the best package to climb Mount Kinabalu?

Plan your next trip to Sabah to Conquer Mount Kinabalu with a budget and reasonable price. Looking for an exciting challenge during your climb? Try the Mount Kinabalu Climb With Via Ferrata package.

How old do you have to be to climb Mount Kinabalu?

All rates displayed are quoted in Ringgit Malaysia (MYR). All rates are inclusive of 0% Goods and Services Tax (GST). Climbers below 16 years old are considered Child and will be accompanied by a separate mountain guide. Rates are subjected to Changes & Fluctuations. Go to Live Updates to view latest promo price & availability

How tall is the Mount Kinabalu in Malaysia?

Mount Kinabalu is a mountain located at the West Coast Division of Sabah, Malaysia. It is protected as Kinabalu Park, a World Heritage Site. The majestic Mount Kinabalu is one of the highest mountains in South East Asia standing at 4095.2 metres.

Is the hiking trail on Mount Kinabalu closed?

The hiking trails on Mount Kinabalu were closed from 18 March – 15 May 2020 due to the global pandemic and Malaysia’s MCO (Movement Control Order). For your convenience, we have contacted each of the tour operators on our list as to their current policy on cancellations and re-bookings due to the current situation.