Locals often enjoy taking a vacation outside of the city to escape the hustle and bustle of the city. And what better way to spend their vacation than camping in one of the best spots that immerse you in nature? One of the best things about camping in the rural districts of Sabah is that it is abundant with lush greenery surroundings, breathtaking views of the skies, and fresh clean air that energises you. In case you are in need of a campsite, here are some campsites for you to check out:
Polumpung Melangkap View Campsite
Photo Source: Polumpung Melangkap View Camp Site, Kota Belud, Sabah
Located next to the Panataran River in Kota Belud, Polumpung Melangkap View Campsite is one of the famous spots preferred by the locals as it offers the Mount Kinabalu view and a river with fresh water that flows directly from the mountain. Campers are allowed to go for river bathing or river tubing to cool off on a hot day.
Address: Kg. Melangkap Baru, 89158 Kota Belud, Sabah, Malaysia
Website: Official Website | Facebook
Contact Number: 011-3624 4723
Kokol Mama Hill Campsite
Photo Source: Kokol Mamahill camping site
Although Kokol Mama Hill campsite is located closer to the city which is 29 km away by car compared to other campsites, campers can pitch their tent on a wide empty field and enjoy watching the sunset sky.
Address: Kampung Kokol Menggatal, 88850 Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
Contact Number: 011-2521 3738
Dingin Batu Campsite
Photo Source: Dingin Batu Campsite
Another campsite located in Kota Belud, Dingin Batu Campsite is surrounded by the natural flora with a view of Mount Kinabalu. Various activities for campers include hiking, trekking, bird watching and many more.
Address: AH150, Kg Kiau, 89150 Kota Belud, Sabah
Contact Number: You may contact them through their Facebook page.
Qiagung Campsite and Recreation
Photo Source: Qiagung Campsite And Recreation Apin-Apin River
Qiagung Campsite and Recreation is perfect for those who love camping near a river and having regular picnics and BBQ sessions.
Address: Jalan Apin-Apin Bundu Kg. Tiga, Kg. Donggiluang, 89008 Keningau, Sabah
Contact Number: 011-2520 0706
Papas Eco Camp Marahang
Photo Source: Papas Eco Camp Marahang
Located 57 minutes away from the city centre, Papas Eco Camp Marahang offers a variety of activities for campers which include archery, ATV riding, and fishing.
Address: Jalan Kokol-Tombongon, 89200 Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
Contact Number: 017-899 7815
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