Borneo Travel – Borneo is where we live
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Explore amazing jungles, historical trails. See beautiful wildlife and meet the locals.
See amazing sunsets, climb mountains and see Borneo like never before
Take part in an adventurous & exclusive tour that you will never forget!
We work with you to find your ideal travel itinerary to suit your budgetary needs.
There are some amazing things to see and do and Borneo Travel helps bring these to you.
We are a local, Borneo based company, that are here to give you the support expected.
Borneo Travel based here on the stunning island of Borneo with a European marketing office in the UK. We are proud of our track record, having provided tours over the last few decades in which we have built a sold and trustworthy reputation.
Clients can rely upon the fact that we employ fully trained and licensed local experts as our adventure, birding and wildlife specialists/guides. Founded by Bob Jones and Tham Yau Kong in 1989, we are a specialist tour and guide company who have over 25+ years direct hands on experience in Borneo. Bob is eagerly waiting to help and guide you through your trekking tours and holiday.
Our team includes Tham Yau Kong who is our local & tours expert and who heads the operation. He has been awarded Malaysia’s Best Tour Guide, and has also received the country’s Best Tour Programme Award, Best Tour Package Award, and Best Innovative Package Award. We take great pride in the fact that we truly are local at Borne Travel.
You can choose one of our itineraries including tailor-made holidays and excursions, or we can create a customized wildlife tour, ground handling services, expedition planning and logistics, exciting honeymoon packages, local accounting advise, incentive, team-building programmes and other adventurous activities. We work with local communities and are committed to sustainable tourism development. Our adventure activities include jungle and mountain trekking, mountain biking, rafting and diving – itineraries can include it all!
We are also pleased to announce new tours for the season:
You may be touring alone, in groups, for a special occasion and for many other reasons – all of which we can help with! We have helped people from all around the world find their perfect holiday – it’s what we does best. We give you the best and right advice – something you may not find with other tour providers that don’t know the area like we do. We want you to enjoy your visit – to get the most out of your time here and to experience the wonders to behold. It’s all possible – so let us help you achieve that!
Borneo is a diverse and amazing place to visit. There something for everyone to do. Our itineraries can help you to decide on the type of adventures you would like to take part in but we are also open to helping your get the most from your trip. You may already have a good idea about what you want to do but just not how it would work in the scheme of your trip and that’s where our expertise, history and knowledge really comes into its own.
As mentioned, our team is made-up of locals that really understand the environment, the wildlife and the ways of Borneo. When you arrange your trip, your adventure, through us you are not just getting something you actually want and pay for, but something that really is from the heart of Borneo itself. You are not just clicking a few buttons and hoping for the best out of the booking service you use – you are getting the real deal. You are getting the personal touch that we have given all our visitors since the 1980’s – that’s why we still exist today and why you have landed one our page!
We pride ourselves on having great feedback from all our guests. We are on-hand to help you when on your trip and when the needs ever arise – we will be there. We have, for many years now, offered bespoke holidays and itineraries that are then envy of other tour operators.
We understand where we live and the diverse nature of its environment and wildlife. We aim to work in the most ethical way possible, with sanctuaries and protection services, to ensure that this landscape, this cornucopia of beauty is protected forever.
We are partners with https://sandakandeathmarch.com/ and work closely together to offer tours of this historical and sensitive site – the WW2 Sandakan and the death marches area. For many years now we have being helping people to explore what is a moving route take by many prisoner of war.
Our own Eco tourism project can help you to understand the complex nature of the habitats but specifically through ‘Miki’s’ village. Miki is a true native and lives at the foot of mount Kinabalu. Miki helps to preserve the delicate environment and helps to provide sustainable tourism on behalf of the indigenous people. You can take part in a trip through the jungle and mountain ranges, taking in the beautiful surroundings and, of course, the wildlife and maybe even a chance to see an Orangutan!
We have extended adventures that take in the majestic mountains, visiting the village mentioned above and trekking through the amazing and diverse jungle. You can take in white water rafting and an amazing river cruise and so much more.
There is so much more we could add here too – things that would amaze even the most well-travelled of people.
Contact Borneo Bob and let’s get your adventure started!
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For any questions regarding our company and the various customized wildlife tours we offer, please feel free to contact us.