The Best Hiking & Trekking Tours in Malaysia

Unleash Your Wanderlust with These Remarkable Hiking Tours

Sandakan, Malaysia Sandakan, Malaysia

Step into the wilderness and embark on a journey of discovery with one of these exceptional hiking and trekking tours to Malaysia. We've carefully evaluated numerous tour options based on key criteria such as activities, prices, destinations, guest ratings, service, and more in order to find the absolute best hiking tours to Malaysia. Prepare to be enchanted by the awe-inspiring beauty of nature as you traverse diverse landscapes with gorgeous scenery. The expert guides provided by the experienced tour companies will lead you along well-established trails and hidden paths, sharing their knowledge and stories of the natural wonders that surround you. One of these tours could be the perfect option for your next hiking and trekking adventure, so let's get started.

The Top 3:

  • 5 Days, $1199.00

  • 12 Days, $4449.00

  • 10 Days, $3230.00

What are hiking tours like in Malaysia?


Here are the important factors:

  • 5 trip options analyzed
  • $310 average price per day (USD)
  • 3 to 15 days in length
  • 4.68 of 5 average rating
  • 17 people or less on average

You'll be surprised at the array of hiking and trekking 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 4.68 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 9 days, with tours ranging from 3 to 15 days long. With our thorough analysis of 5 hiking and trekking 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 5 Best Hiking Tours in Malaysia
  • On Sale: 25% Off
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for hiking and trekking 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

This 5-day trip is ideal for guests from 12 to 90 years old. And priced at only $180 per day, it's a great value, too. Get ready to fully embrace hiking and mountain hikes. You'll start and end your journey in beautiful Kota Kinabalu. It's offered by G Adventures, a very popular company with rave reviews and knowledgeable guides. Take advantage of the current sale and secure your spot today!

  • Hiking & Trekking
  • Mountain Hikes
$1,199 $899
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

Priced at just $334 per day, this terrific 12-day voyage is ideal for guests from 12 and up. You'll enjoy hiking and jungle trekking. Explore 6 incredible locations on this trip, including Sukau, Gunung Mulu National Park, Kota Kinabalu, and Sandakan. Your journey starts off in Kuching and finishes in Kota Kinabalu. Organized by the reputable National Geographic Journeys with G Adventures, this is one of the best tours on this list.

  • Wildlife
  • Hiking & Trekking
  • Jungle Trekking
  • 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 incredible voyage that has received a 4.7 out of 5 rating from previous guests. With a duration of 10 days, this journey ensures an intimate group size of 16 people, and is good for guests from 16 to 85 years old. Discover a journey that spans 6 destinations, with notable stops in Mount Kinabalu National Park, Poring, Sepilok, and Sukau. You'll start and end this amazing trip in Kota Kinabalu. This fantastic option, organized by Explore!, presents an unbeatable value at just $323 per day.

  • Wildlife
  • Wildlife Trekking
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by Bamba Travel

3 Days Start/End in Kota Kinabalu 2 Destinations 20 People at Most Ages 10 to 99 Guest Rating: 5.0 out of 5 stars

Spanning over 3 days, this journey has a maximum size of 20 individuals. Welcoming guests from 10 and up, it is organized by Bamba Travel, a very popular company with plenty of great reviews. Kota Kinabalu will be both the start and end of your journey. Available at an unbeatable price of only $349 per day, this option also has a rating of 5 out of 5 stars from previous guests.

  • Hiking & Trekking
  • Family
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

Here's your chance to take off on an exceptional journey that has garnered a 4.3 out of 5 rating. With a duration of 15 days, this jouney will have 16 participants, and it warmly welcomes guests from 16 and up. This extraordinary adventure also revolves around wildlife and safaris. Expertly organized by Exodus Adventure Travels, this amazing trip is an incredible value at just $367 per day.

  • Wildlife
  • Hiking & Trekking
  • Safari

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

How much do hiking tours in Malaysia cost?

Average Daily Price Hiking & Trekking Tours

Travelers to Malaysia will have a large number of terrific options for hiking and trekking tours at a variety of great prices. The price of hiking and trekking tours here can vary by type, destinations, length, and travel style. Based on thorough data from 5 hiking and trekking tours, their average daily price is a very reasonable $310 per day. 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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