LOW'S PEAK 4095.2 M  |  6.075° N, 116.558° E

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KINABALU PARK

Located at 1,585 metre above sea level, Kinabalu Park showcases a complete ecological system unrivalled anywhere else in the world. Approximately 2 hours ride from Kota Kinabalu, the park covers an area of about 754 sq. km with altitude ranging from 600 metres up to the summit of Mount Kinabalu at 4,095.2 metres. Popular for its cool climate, the park promises to enchant visitors with its rich flora and fauna. It carried lowland, mountain and alpine vegetation on a scale that is not seen elsewhere between the Himalayas and the New Guinea. Accommdation at Kinabalu Park ranges from the basic hostel set-up, to private chalets ideal for families and those seeking comfort.

Kinabalu Park showcases a complete and interesting ecological system unrivalled anywhere else in the world. It also carries lowland, mountain and alpine vegetation that are not seen anywhere else between the Himalayas and the snow-capped peak of New Guinea. In December 2000, UNESCO awarded Kinabalu Park as Malaysia’s first World Heritage Site for its “outstanding universal values” and its role as one of the most important biological sites in the world.