The Best Wildlife Tours to Malaysia

Get Up Close and Personal with Nature's Marvels

Sandakan, Malaysia Sandakan, Malaysia

Ready for an extraordinary wildlife adventure amidst the stunning beauty of Malaysia? Our dedicated team has meticulously analyzed a wide range of wildlife tours, considering essential factors such as price, guest ratings, amenities, activities, and overall value. Our mission is to ensure you find the ideal organized tour that suits your preferences, whether you desire relaxation, thrilling adventures, or a harmonious blend of both. Whether you're a nature enthusiast, a wildlife lover, or simply seeking a unique adventure, these wildlife tours to Malaysia await.


The Top 3:

  • 8 Days, $1649.00

  • 11 Days, $2549.00

  • 4 Days, $599.00

What are wildlife tours like in Malaysia?

Malaysia

Here are the important factors:

  • 11 trip options analyzed
  • $236 average price per day (USD)
  • 4 to 15 days in length
  • 4.47 of 5 average rating
  • 18 people or less on average

You'll be surprised at the array of wildlife 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 4.47 out of 5 stars. Picture yourself joining a group of like-minded adventurers, with an average maximum size of 18 people, ensuring a fantastic blend of social and personalized experiences. The average tour length spans 11 days, with tours ranging from 4 to 15 days long. For physical activity, you'll find tours classified as easy, moderate, and serious, with most of them being easy. With our thorough analysis of 11 wildlife 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 Wildlife Tours in Malaysia
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for wildlife 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 voyage 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 age 12 to 90. You're in for an epic adventure with a strong emphasis on wildlife and safaris. 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 wildlife 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 journey 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. Discover a journey that spans 6 destinations, with notable stops in Kinabatangan Wildlife Sanctuary, Sandakan, Pulau Libaran, and Kundasang. Your adventure starts and ends in Kota Kinabalu. You'll love the emphasis on wildlife and safaris, too. The maximum group size is 15 people, welcoming guests age 12 to 90. Take advantage of the current sale and secure your spot today!

  • Wildlife
  • Safari
$2,549 $1,912
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for wildlife 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. With an emphasis on wildlife, family-friendly activities, and safaris, you know you'll have an amazing adventure. With a duration of 4 days, this journey offers an intimate group setting, accommodating 20 individuals, while extending a warm welcome to guests age 10 and older. Sandakan will be the beginning and end of your trip. 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 wildlife tours.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
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 trip for 12 unforgettable days. It ensures an intimate group setting with 9 participants at most. With 6 destinations to explore, you'll get the chance to see Manukan Island, Mount Kinabalu National Park, Kinabatangan Wildlife Sanctuary, and Sandakan, and more. Begin and conclude your remarkable journey in the gorgeous destination of Kota Kinabalu. Exodus Adventure Travels, the organizer of this journey, extends a warm invitation to guests guests age 9 and older. And since the priority is on wildlife, family-friendly activities, and safaris, this tour is a great choice. This extraordinary opportunity offers exceptional value at only $183 per day.

  • Wildlife
  • Family
  • Safari
$2,200
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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. Along the way, this journey encompasses 8 destinations, including Miri, Kota Kinabalu, Mount Kinabalu National Park, and Sandakan. Your journey will begin in Kuching and end in Sandakan. Rest assured, this trip is all about wildlife and safaris, guaranteeing an unforgettable adventure. Lasting 15 days, the maximum group size is 16 people, and it's good for guests age 16 and older. Organized by Exodus Adventure Travels, this is a great deal because it's only $367 per day.

  • Wildlife
  • Hiking & Trekking
  • Safari
$5,498
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for wildlife tours.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
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

With a stellar 4.5 out of 5 rating, this extraordinary trip is the perfect choice. This itinerary covers 7 captivating destinations, with stops in Poring, Kinabatangan Wildlife Sanctuary, Sandakan, and Turtle Islands, among others. Begin your trip in Kota Kinabalu and complete it with a memorable finale in Sepilok. Spanning across 11 days, the trip accommodates 16 individuals, and is suitable for guests age 15 and older. Offered by Intrepid Travel, this remarkable trip is priced at just $205 per day. Don't miss out on this incredible experience.

  • Wildlife
$2,260
TourRadar
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
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 voyage you can unwind while also making new memories. Immerse yourself in a travel experience that includes 6 destinations, featuring Sandakan, Sukau, Gunung Mulu National Park, and Kota Kinabalu. Your journey starts off in Kuching and finishes in Kota Kinabalu. Get ready to fully embrace hiking and jungle trekking. With a group size of 16 people, it's suitable for guests age 12 and older. This remarkable trip is priced at an unbeatable $334 per day.

  • Wildlife
  • Hiking & Trekking
  • Jungle Trekking
$4,004
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for wildlife tours.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
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

Check out this journey that has received rave reviews, earning a stellar 4.5 out of 5 rating. Uncover the beauty of 5 destinations on this itinerary, with highlights such as Mount Kinabalu National Park, Kinabatangan Wildlife Sanctuary, and Sandakan. Kota Kinabalu will be both the start and end of your journey. You're in for an epic adventure with a strong emphasis on wildlife and family-friendly activities. Spanning across 10 unforgettable days, this voyage offers an intimate group experience with 16 participants, and it's great for guests age 5 and older. Brought to you by the renowned Intrepid Travel, this exceptional opportunity is priced at an incredible $216 per day - an unbeatable value.

  • Wildlife
  • Family
$2,160
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by Intrepid Travel



10 Days Start/End in Kota Kinabalu 5 Destinations 12 People at Most Ages 15 to 99 Guest Rating: 4.4 out of 5 stars

This 10-day voyage is ideal for guests age 15 and older. And priced at only $248 per day, it's a great value, too. Traverse through 5 enchanting destinations, with Kundasang, Sandakan, and Sepilok among the must-see stops along the route. Your adventure starts and ends in Kota Kinabalu. It's offered by Intrepid Travel, a very popular company with rave reviews and knowledgeable guides.

  • Wildlife
$2,480
TourRadar
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by Explore!



15 Days Start/End in Kota Kinabalu 4 Destinations 16 People at Most Ages 16 to 85 Guest Rating: 4.7 out of 5 stars

Priced at just $359 per day, this terrific 15-day journey is ideal for guests age 16 to 85. This trip visits 4 destinations, including Mount Kinabalu National Park and Poring along the way. Kota Kinabalu will be the beginning and end of your trip. Organized by the reputable Explore!, this is one of the best tours on this list.

  • Wildlife
$5,390
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 wildlife tours to Malaysia cost?

Average Daily Price Wildlife Tours
$236

After analyzing 11 wildlife tours in Malaysia, we found the average price to be a remarkably economical $236 per day. Naturally, this region has many fantastic options for wildlife 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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