The Best Eco Tours in Malaysia

Sandakan, Malaysia Sandakan, Malaysia

If you're seeking an outstanding eco-tour for your next vacation, check out these options. We have meticulously researched a diverse selection of ecological, environmental, and nature-oriented package tours offered by highly reputable tour companies, ensuring an incredible opportunity for you to discover the magnificent natural wonders of Malaysia. These eco-conscious tours provide a chance to reconnect with nature, witness awe-inspiring landscapes, and make a positive impact on the preservation of our environment. Rest assured, our comprehensive evaluation of factors such as guest ratings, destinations, and activities ensures an unforgettable and thrilling adventure. It's time to embark on an eco-tour that will leave you amazed!


The Top 3:

  • 8 Days, $1649.00

  • 11 Days, $2549.00

  • 4 Days, $599.00

What are eco tours like in Malaysia?

Malaysia

Here are the important factors:

  • 14 trip options analyzed
  • $246 average price per day (USD)
  • 3 to 15 days in length
  • 4.56 of 5 average rating
  • 17 people or less on average

You'll be surprised at the array of eco tours in Malaysia, as there is something for everyone. It's no wonder that visitors can't get enough of these tours, boasting an impressive average guest rating of 4.56 out of 5 stars. Picture yourself joining a group of like-minded adventurers, with an average maximum size of 17 people, ensuring a fantastic blend of social and personalized experiences. The average tour length spans 10 days, with tours ranging from 3 to 15 days long. For physical activity, the tours are marked as easy, moderate, and serious, with a prevalent number on easy tours. With our thorough analysis of 14 eco tours, we've found the best. So rest assured that Malaysia has something to captivate every kind of traveler.

(All tour prices are in US Dollars before taxes, and come from a base price that is reported by TourRadar. Peak season prices can vary significantly, particularly in destinations where seasonal travel fluctuates dramatically.)

So, let's get to it and see...

The 10 Best Eco Tours in Malaysia
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for eco tours.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by G Adventures



8 Days Start/End in Kota Kinabalu 5 Destinations 15 People at Most Ages 12 to 90 Guest Rating: 4.8 out of 5 stars

Here's your chance to take off on an exceptional journey that has garnered a 4.8 out of 5 rating. With a duration of 8 days, this jouney will have 15 participants, and it warmly welcomes guests from 12 to 90 years old. Rest assured, this trip is all about wildlife and safaris, guaranteeing an unforgettable adventure. Expertly organized by G Adventures, this amazing trip is an incredible value at just $165 per day.

  • Wildlife
  • Safari
$1,319
TourRadar
  • On Sale: 25% Off
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for eco tours.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by G Adventures



11 Days Start/End in Kota Kinabalu 6 Destinations 15 People at Most Ages 12 to 90 Guest Rating: 4.9 out of 5 stars

This memorable voyage is offered by G Adventures which has received plenty of positive reviews. The trip itself has a guest rating of 4.9 out of 5 stars, and is priced affordably at $174 per day. Along the way, this journey encompasses 6 destinations, including Pulau Libaran, Kundasang, Kinabatangan Wildlife Sanctuary, and Sandakan. Begin and conclude your remarkable journey in the gorgeous destination of Kota Kinabalu. This extraordinary adventure also revolves around wildlife and safaris. The maximum group size is 15 people, welcoming guests from 12 to 90 years old. Act fast to take advantage of the current sale.

  • Wildlife
  • Safari
$2,549 $1,912
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for eco tours.
by Bamba Travel



4 Days Start/End in Sandakan 1 Destinations 20 People at Most Ages 10 to 99 Guest Rating: 4.1 out of 5 stars

Set off on an extraordinary journey that has been awarded a 4.1 out of 5 stars by previous guests. This terrific trip also highights wildlife, family-friendly activities, and safaris. With a duration of 4 days, this voyage offers an intimate group setting, accommodating 20 individuals, while extending a warm welcome to guests from 10 and up. You'll start and end your journey in beautiful Sandakan. Brought to you by Bamba Travel, this exceptional deal is an incredible steal at a mere $150 per day.

  • Wildlife
  • Family
  • Safari
$599
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for eco tours.
by Exodus Adventure Travels



12 Days Start/End in Kota Kinabalu 6 Destinations 9 People at Most Ages 9 to 99 Guest Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars

With this option you can experience an unparalleled journey for 12 unforgettable days. It ensures an intimate group setting with 9 participants at most. Immerse yourself in a travel experience that includes 6 destinations, featuring Kinabatangan Wildlife Sanctuary, Sandakan, Manukan Island, and Mount Kinabalu National Park. Kota Kinabalu kicks off your expedition, serving as both the starting and finishing point. Exodus Adventure Travels, the organizer of this journey, extends a warm invitation to guests guests from 9 and up. You're in for an epic adventure with a strong emphasis on wildlife, family-friendly activities, and safaris. This extraordinary opportunity offers exceptional value at only $183 per day.

  • Wildlife
  • Family
  • Safari
$2,200
TourRadar
by Exodus Adventure Travels



15 Days Kuching to Sandakan 8 Destinations 16 People at Most Ages 16 to 99 Guest Rating: 4.3 out of 5 stars

This fantastic trip has a rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars. Uncover the beauty of 8 destinations on this itinerary, with highlights such as Miri, Kota Kinabalu, Mount Kinabalu National Park, and Sandakan. Your journey will begin in Kuching and end in Sandakan. You'll love the emphasis on wildlife and safaris, too. Lasting 15 days, the maximum group size is 16 people, and it's good for guests from 16 and up. Organized by Exodus Adventure Travels, this is a great deal because it's only $367 per day.

  • Wildlife
  • Hiking & Trekking
  • Safari
$5,498
TourRadar
  • On Sale: 25% Off
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for eco tours.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by G Adventures



5 Days Start/End in Kota Kinabalu 2 Destinations 15 People at Most Ages 12 to 90 Guest Rating: 4.9 out of 5 stars

With a stellar 4.9 out of 5 rating, this extraordinary trip is the perfect choice. Kota Kinabalu will be both the start and end of your journey. Guests are treated to unforgettable hiking and mountain hikes experiences. Spanning across 5 days, the trip accommodates 15 individuals, and is suitable for guests from 12 to 90 years old. Offered by G Adventures, this remarkable trip is priced at just $180 per day. Act fast to take advantage of the current sale. Don't miss out on this incredible experience.

  • Hiking & Trekking
  • Mountain Hikes
$1,199 $899
TourRadar
by National Geographic Journeys with G Adventures



12 Days Kuching to Kota Kinabalu 6 Destinations 16 People at Most Ages 12 to 99 Guest Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars

This exceptional trip offering by National Geographic Journeys with G Adventures has received a 4.5 out of 5 rating. On this 12-day journey you can unwind while also making new memories. This trip visits 6 destinations, including Gunung Mulu National Park, Kota Kinabalu, Sandakan, and Sukau along the way. Your journey starts off in Kuching and finishes in Kota Kinabalu. Experience the excitment of hiking and jungle trekking on your journey. With a group size of 16 people, it's suitable for guests from 12 and up. This remarkable trip is priced at an unbeatable $334 per day.

  • Wildlife
  • Hiking & Trekking
  • Jungle Trekking
$4,004
TourRadar
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by Explore!



10 Days Start/End in Kota Kinabalu 6 Destinations 16 People at Most Ages 16 to 85 Guest Rating: 4.7 out of 5 stars

Check out this voyage that has received rave reviews, earning a stellar 4.7 out of 5 rating. Experience a trip that takes you to 6 remarkable destinations, including Poring, Sepilok, Sukau, and Mount Kinabalu National Park. Kota Kinabalu will be the beginning and end of your trip. Spanning across 10 unforgettable days, this voyage offers an intimate group experience with 16 participants, and it's great for guests from 16 to 85 years old. Brought to you by the renowned Explore!, this exceptional opportunity is priced at an incredible $323 per day - an unbeatable value.

  • Wildlife
  • Wildlife Trekking
$3,230
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for eco tours.
by Intrepid Travel



11 Days Kota Kinabalu to Sepilok 7 Destinations 16 People at Most Ages 15 to 99 Guest Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars

This 11-day journey is ideal for guests from 15 and up. And priced at only $205 per day, it's a great value, too. Explore 7 incredible locations on this trip, including Mount Kinabalu National Park, Poring, Kinabatangan Wildlife Sanctuary, and Sandakan. Begin your trip in Kota Kinabalu and complete it with a memorable finale in Sepilok. It's offered by Intrepid Travel, a very popular company with rave reviews and knowledgeable guides.

  • Wildlife
$2,260
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for eco tours.
by Intrepid Travel



10 Days Start/End in Kota Kinabalu 5 Destinations 16 People at Most Ages 5 to 99 Guest Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars

Priced at just $216 per day, this terrific 10-day trip is ideal for guests from 5 and up. Discover a journey that spans 5 destinations, with notable stops in Mount Kinabalu National Park, Kinabatangan Wildlife Sanctuary, and Sandakan. You'll start and end your journey in beautiful Kota Kinabalu. Organized by the reputable Intrepid Travel, this is one of the best tours on this list.

  • Wildlife
  • Family
$2,160
TourRadar

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Also, if you're departing from a specific destination, see The Best One-Week (7-Day) Tours from Kota Kinabalu, The Best 10-Day Tours from Kota Kinabalu, or The Best 2-Week Tours from Kuala Lumpur for more package tour options.

How much do Eco Tours in Malaysia cost?

Average Daily Price Eco Tours
$246

After analyzing 14 eco tours in Malaysia, we found the average price to be a remarkably economical $246 per day. Naturally, this region has many fantastic options for eco tours with a variety of prices. The individual costs will vary by the destinations, travel style, available dates, and other factors. If you're interested in more information about tours here, see our guide to tour prices in Malaysia.

And for more information on Malaysia, see Malaysia Travel Costs and Malaysia Hotel Costs.


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