Discover Labuan Tour | Cultural Encounters | Battlefield Tour | Memorial Tour | Labuan Escapade | Harbour Cruise & Papan Island
Nature Adventure
| Golf Excursion
| Island Hopping Excursion | Wreck Diving | Corporate Connection | Labuan / Brunei
Labuan / Mulu Extravaganza | The Sabah Connection | Borneo War Trails | Miscellaneous Program | Destination Borneo

Discover Labuan Tour (Half-Day Tour)

This tour gives you an overview of Labuan, which is a duty free island and also an International Offshore Financial Park Centre.

It will take you to Victoria Town and the local market, where you will see the variety of fruits, vegetables, fish and other local delights.

Visit the state-of-art Financial Park, where most of the international offshore banks and companies are located.

There will also be a stopover at the Labuan War Cemetery, as well as visits to the Peace Park, Surrender Point, Chimney Point, Bird Park, Water Village, Malay villages, a Chinese temple and the many beautiful beaches of Labuan.

Tour Code: LBU-DLT
(Duration: Approximately 3 hours)

Cultural Encounters (Half-Day Tour)

Visit our unique water villages, Malay kampongs and local market.

A trip to local market will introduce you to the various kinds of fruits, vegetables, fish and homemade local kueh (cakes and biscuits).

Enjoy the beauty of the island’s kampongs (villages), and a refreshing young coconut to quench your thirst. Next on the itinerary is an interesting tour of the ‘Kampong Air’ (home-built village over water). Stopover at one of the houses to have a cup of coffee or tea and sample some specially prepared local cakes (for groups only).

There will also a visit to a Chinese temple where you will have the opportunity to view the many beautiful murals/paintings on its walls.

Tour Code : LBU-CE
(Duration: Approximately 3 hours)

Battlefield Tour (Half-Day Tour)

This is a very special program specially tailored for the Australian and British war veterans or anyone interested in the 1939-1945 war.

Our first stop is the Labuan War Cemetery, where 3,905 allied soldiers are buried. In the fore court is the Colonnade, and inscribed here are the names of another 2,327 officers and men of the Australian Army, Royal Australian Air Force and the local forces of North Borneo, Sarawak and Brunei who died while prisoners of war in Borneo and the Philippines from 1942-1945. A section is also dedicated to the Indian Army, mainly from the 2nd / 15th Punjab Regiment, who died while being kept prisoners of war.

Next, is a stop by St. Anne’s School, which served as the Australian Service Canteen during the war.

From there, we will proceed to Brown Beach, the place of the landing on 10th June 1945. Trace the routes of Baker and Charlie where the 2nd/28th and 2nd 43rd Battalions took respectively, on the way to Surrender Point and ‘Pitch 2’, which was the old airfield. We will also be stopping by at the ‘Pocket’ and other old war sites or camps, which will definitely be of interest you.

Tour Code: LBU-BTW

(Duration: Approximately 3 hours. Full-day Battlefield Tour is also available.)

*Note: Remembrance Day Memorial Service is held annually in November. Contact us for further details.

Memorial Tour (Half-Day Tour)

This is a specially tailored program for the Japanese market.

he first stop of this tour is the Japanese Peace Park, located at Layang-Layangan. This park is a memorial for those who died during the 2nd World War. A memorial service is usually arranged for visitors intending to pay respects to those who died here during the war.

Sightseeing and some shopping are also included in the itinerary.

The tour will also include a visit to the local Japanese cemetery and General Maida’s Memorial.

Tour Code: LBU-BTW
(Duration: Approximately 3 hours.)

Labuan Escapade (Full Day Tour)

This is an excellent introduction to beautiful Labuan.

Labuan is a duty free island and also home to the International Offshore Financial Centre.

This program features Victoria Town, and among others, a trip to the local market, introducing you to the many variety of local fruits, fish, cakes and other interesting findings. On the way to the Labuan War Cemetery, we will be passing by the Labuan Financial Park, where most of the international offshore banks and companies are located, and also the Labuan Golf Club.

A drive through lovely Malay kampongs (villages) and beaches will take you to the Chimney Point and the Birds Park. Stopover at the fascinating ‘Kampong Air’ (water village), and have tea and coffee and specially prepared cakes at one of the homes (for groups only).

We will then break for lunch (optional) at one of the restaurants in town. Try our famous ‘Labuan Coconut Pudding’ - something very special for dessert. Continue with tour and some shopping before heading back to the hotel.

Tour Code: LBU-BTW
(Duration: Approximately 61/2 hours.)

Harbour Cruise & Papan Island (Half-Day Tour)

An exciting and entertaining tour.

You will board the boat from the Labuan Marina Centre, which will then take you on a cruise around the harbor, and a stopover at the fascinating ‘Kampong Air’ (water village). Although the residents here lives in homes over water, you will be surprised to see the different kinds of lovely plants and flowers planted around their homes.

After a brief tour of the ‘Kampong Air’, the cruise will continue on to the industrial area and then on to Papan Island. At the island, you are free to swim or take a walk, or just sit back and enjoy the cool sea breeze.

Tour Code: LBU-HCP
(Duration: Approximately 3 hours.)

Nature Adventure (Labuan/Menumbok River-Sabah) (Half-Day Tour)

Transfer from hotel to Marina Centre. Cruise up to fascinating Menumbok River on the mainland of Sabah, on the way passing by Papan and Daat Islands and the little coastal town of Menumbok. Meander through the river and its tributaries. Hear the sound of nature. See the unspoiled lush mangrove, the kingfishers, egrets and the Proboscis Monkeys, which is endemic to the Island of Borneo.

If you are lucky enough, you may catch a glimpse of crocodiles on the river banks.

There will be a brief stopover at Menumbok, where you can have a firsthand experience of life in a typical little coastal town, before returning to Labuan.

Tour Code: LBU-NAM
(Duration: Approximately 5 hours.)

*Departure : 0630hrs , 1330hrs
*Full day program including lunch is also available on request.

Golf Excursion (Half-Day Tour)

Relax and enjoy a game of golf at the Labuan Golf Course during your stay in Labuan.

The Labuan Golf Course is one of the most beautiful courses in this region - an opportunity not to be missed !!! The Club House has a restaurant, lounge, game room, many other facilities, and is located about 2km from Victoria Town.

The rate includes green fee, caddy fee, return transfers from hotel - for a game of 18 holes. You will need to bring along your ‘handicap card’ (minimum : 24) and Letter of Introduction / Certificate from your Club.

This excursion is available either in the morning or afternoon except during competitions and tournaments.

Tour Code: LBU-GE

Island Hopping Excursion (Full Day Tour)

You will be transferred from your hotel to the Labuan Marina Centre. From there, the boat will leave for Papan Island for a brief stop. At the island, take a walk around and enjoy the beautiful view of Victoria Harbor and the Town.

The tour will then proceed on to Kuraman Island, which is about a fifteen-minute boat ride away. Swim in the crystal clear water of the island or enjoy some snorkeling. You may want to try your luck with fishing or just relax and enjoy the sunshine and cool sea breeze.

Box lunch will be served on the island.

While returning to Labuan, you will have the opportunity to catch a glimpse of the industrial zone. On arrival at the Marina Centre, transfers will be made back to hotel.

Tour Code: LBU-IHE
(Duration: Approximately 6 1/2 hours.)

Wreck Diving (Half Day)

There are four shipwrecks to explore within Labuan waters. Two are from World War II and others from the 1980’s. These ships lie in 100-115 feet (30-35m) of water, with their top portions at 25-70 feet (8-12m). Visibility varies greatly from season to season (and even day to day) from 20 feet (6m) to 70 feet (20m). We have adopted the names that these wrecks go by locally: ‘American’ Wreck, ‘Blue water’ Wreck, ‘Cement’ Wreck and ‘Australian’ Wreck.

The types of diving on these wrecks range from novice to ‘serious’ wreck diving with penetrations into the hulls. Introduction and wreck diving training courses leading to a PADI Wreck Diver specialty rating are also available.

Facilities include a complete range of rental equipment, compressors, and two 28ft x 7ft custom-built fiberglass dive boats, fitted with profiling depth sounders, GPS and powered by twin 65hp outboards. There is also a PADI 5-STAR DIVE CENTRE which has a retail dive shop (with duty-free prices!) and full classroom facilities. PADI courses from DISCOVER SCUBA to DIVE MASTER are available here.

The ‘CEMENT’ Wreck can be enjoyed by open water or novice divers who have done 20 or more open water dives. To dive the ‘BLUE WATER’ Wreck you must be an Advanced Diver deeper diving experience logged. However, if you wish to penetrate into the above two wrecks or to dive the ‘AMERICAN’ or ‘AUSTRALIAN’ Wreck, you must be a certified Wreck Diver or have logged experience in wreck diving.

Besides enjoying Wreck Diving, Reef Diving can also be enjoyed at Kuraman, Papan and Rusukan Islands.

Tour Code: LBU-WD

Corporate Connection

Labuan is an International Offshore Financial Centre with modern facilities and infrastructure. The petroleum industry plays a significant role in the economy of Labuan. It is also a ‘duty free’ island with many business opportunities too.

This program is specially designed for business or corporate people to care for their needs in Labuan. Meeting and greeting services at the Airport or Ferry Terminal, and private transfer to the Hotel or Meeting Venue are available.

Hotel reservations, meetings or seminar arrangements can be tailored to your requirements. Business arrangements or ‘matching’ services are also available. Be it a day trip or a few days, just let us know, and we will do the rest for you.

Tour Code: LBU-CC

Labuan / Brunei (Jerudong Park) (3 Days / 2 Nights)

A short and exciting program for those with not much time to spare, but will still like to visit Labuan and Brunei.

Day one in Labuan includes a fascinating tour of the island. The following morning, you are free to shop at leisure or you may want to take an optional tour.

Lunch will be at a local restaurant before boarding an express ferry cruise across ‘Brunei Bay’ to Muara Port. On arrival, transfers will be made to the hotel. After an early dinner, set off to Jerudong Park for an exciting evening of fun. Try out as many ‘rides’ as you can.

Next morning, after a hearty breakfast, depart for a tour of Brunei. Visits will be made to the Museum, Royal Regalia Building, The Jame’ASR Hassanal Bolkiah Mosque and many other places of interest.

You can have the option of flying back from Brunei or returning to Labuan by the express ferry.

Tour Code: LBU-BWN / JP

Labuan / Mulu Extravaganza (5 Days / 4 Nights)
Day 1 You will be met on arrival and transferred to the hotel. Lunch at a local restaurant. In the afternoon, you will be taken on a tour of beautiful Labuan Island. (If your arrival in Labuan is late afternoon or evening, the tour can be taken on Day 5 instead.)
Day 2 After a good breakfast at the hotel, you will be transferred to the airport for your flight to Miri. You will be met on arrival at Miri Airport. Transit and depart to Mulu by flight. Explore Deer Cave and Lang Cave. Bat watching. Overnight at Mulu. (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)
Day 3 Explore the fascinating Clearwater Cave and Wind Cave. There will be a visit to a Penan Settlement. Overnight at Mulu. (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)
Day 4 Flight to Miri. After lunch in Miri Town, you will be transferred to the Airport for flight back to Labuan. On arrival at Labuan Airport, transfer to the hotel. Rest of the day free. (Breakfast & Lunch)
Day 5 Breakfast at the hotel. (Tour of Labuan Island, if not taken on Day 1) Free for shopping or own activity until departure.

Tour Code: LBU-ME

The Sabah Connection (Labuan-National Park-Sandakan) (4 Days / 3 Nights)
Day 1 You will be met on arrival and transferred to the hotel. A tour of beautiful Labuan Island with lunch at a good local restaurant. Overnight at hotel.
Day 2 Breakfast at hotel. Transfer to ferry terminal / airport for your trip to Kota Kinabalu by express ferry / flight. Meet on arrival at jetty / airport. Free for shopping and lunch. Pick up from Hyatt Hotel Lobby, and depart for National Park. Walk the ‘Nature Trail’ and visit the Mountain Garden. Overnight the park and kundasang hotels / lodges. (Dinner)
Day 3 American Breakfast. Proceed to Poring Hot Springs. Take a dip in the pool. After lunch, drive overland to Sandakan. Overnight in Sanbay Hotel. (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)
Day 4 American Breakfast at the hotel. Visit the Orang Utan Sanctuary at Sepilok and witness the feeding of the orang utans. Walk the jungle trail. After lunch, transfer to airport for flight back to Kota Kinabalu / Labuan. (depart Sandakan at 1425hrs)

Tour Code: LBU-SC
*This programme can be modified to suit the group’s requirement.

Borneo War Trails (Sandakan / Kota Kinabalu / Labuan / Kuching) (6 To 13 Days)

The one and only tour program specially designed for the Australian and British war veterans / relatives / friends or those interested in the Last War in Borneo.

The tour can commence from either Kota Kinabalu or Sandakan, but ideally from Sandakan. In Sandakan, visits will include the war memorial site of the old ‘POW Camp’, with the option to visit Berhala Island. The Sepilok Orang Utan Sanctuary is also included in the itinerary.

You will then travel from Sandakan to Ranau by coach, where the ‘infamous Death March’ took place during the 1942-1945 war. More than two thousand POW’s died, except for six who escaped and survived the war. There will also be a brief stop at Kundasang Memorial Park before proceeding to Kota Kinabalu - the capital of Sabah.

You can have the option of travelling from Kota Kinabalu to Labuan direct by express ferry, or by coach. On the coach, you will be passing through the countryside, stopping over at Papar and Beaufort, where the Starcevichi Memorial is located.

You next stop will be the coastal town of Menumbok, where a ferry will take you to Labuan. In the tranquil island of Labuan, visits to ‘Brown Beach’, ‘Surrender Point’, ‘The Pocket’, ‘Labuan War Cemetery’, and other attractions are included in the itinerary.

From Labuan the tour will continue on to Kuching by flight, which is the last leg of the tour. The tour of Kuching will include the former ‘POW Camp’ at Batu Lintang, the Museum, and other attractions. You may also have the option of visiting the Cultural Centre at Santubong.

This program can be modified to suit different groups. Just let us know the number of days requirements and we will do the rest.

Tour Code: LBU-BWT

Miscellaneous Program
We are able to arrange for a wide range of meeting and incentive packages as well as organizing ‘Theme Parties’ for Company Annual Dinner & Awards, Trade Seminars, Technical Visits, etc. Just let us know your requirements.
Be it just a day trip or an overnight package to the Kinabalu National Park, it can be arranged to suit your need. You may want to include a day trip to the islands of Kota Kinabalu in your itinerary. Create your own package and we will do the rest for you.
i. Meeting and greeting services are available.
ii.Airport to hotel transfer (or V.V) are also available.
1. Labuan - Brunei - Labuan
2. Labuan - Menumbok (Sabah) - Labuan
3. Labuan - Kota Kinabalu (Sabah) - Labuan
4. Labuan - Limbang (Sarawak) - Labuan

Note: Sabah, Sarawak and Brunei Tour arrangements to other parts of Sabah, Sarawak and Brunei are also available.
* For further information, kindly contact us.

Destination Borneo General Conditons
Enquiries and reservations for services in all areas shown in this tariff can be made through DESTINATION BORNEO SDN. BHD. Maximum details are required in order to fulfil reservations efficiently. Arrival / Departure dates, flight details, number of persons involved and alternative Hotels if acceptable, will help us to handle your requirements efficiently.
Confirmation will always be made by fax or airmail.
Full payment must be received there (3) weeks prior to arrival at the first destination point, except for those companies with whom special arrangements have been made. Failure to comply with these conditions may result in cancellation of all reservations. Telegraphic Transfer or Bank Draft should be made payable to DESTINATION BORNEO SDN. BHD.
Please issue one voucher for all services required, clearly explaining services to be provided. An itinerary (copy) should also be fowarded with the vouchers and only those services detailed will be provided. Copies of both vouchers and itinerary must be received before arrival of clients. Please address your vouchers / Exchange Orders to DESTINATION BORNEO SDN. BHD.
5. TAXES :
Airport taxes are not included in our quatations unless specifically requested.
The following cancellation fees will be charged for any cancellation made after payment has been received and tour documents issued.
i. More than 14 days prior to departure : none
ii. Between 14 and 7 days prior to departure : 25% of total tour price
iii. Between 6 and 4 days prior to departure : 50% of total tour price
iv. Between 3 and 1 days prior to departure : 75% of total tour price
v. On the day of departure or no show : 100% of total tour price
Refunds for any unused portion of the package are not available.
We suggest you obtain appropriate insurance coverage prior to arrival.
Please ensure that all travel documents are valid and sufficient visas if applicable prior to arrival.

All arrangements for the provision of transport, accommodation and other services are made by DESTINATION BORNEO SDN. BHD. only, and neither this company or any person collaborating with it is liable for any loss, injury, accident, damage or delay which may occur during a tour or holiday. Every person participating in any tour or holiday organised by the company shall be regarded in every respects as carrying his / her own risk with respect to injury to person or property. The company does not accept responsibility for losses or expenses due to delay, sickness, weather, strike, guarantine or other cause, such losses and expenses being the responsibility of the traveller. The company reserves the right to alter routes, timetable, itineraries and accommodation reserved if this is necessary or inthe case of force majeure.


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