Mount Kinabalu (4,095m) - Highest mountain in Malaysia via Ferrata

Kinabalu Park, Ranau, Sabah, Malaysia

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Kinabalu Park: Mount Kinabalu (4,095m) - Highest mountain...

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Hi all! Looking to gather interest for a Mount Kinabalu climb in March because some have been asking me. It is the last month before the new rates and prices kick in, as prices always go up, never down =(

Mount Kinabalu is an extremely popular climb but it is very regulated. Kinabalu to me has always been too expensive. There are limited permits per day and the permits need to be booked in advance while the 2D1N climb can only be booked 1 month in advance.

Most of the people book the "via Ferrata" option in order to guarantee the slots. There are 2 "Via Ferrata" options, WTT (Walk the Torque) and Low's Peak Circuit (LPC).

I am looking at a short trip focusing on summiting Mount Kinabalu "via Ferrata". I was initially looking at LPC but the price difference seems ridiculous, so I think WTT is the better option here. 

Do note that there is a cut-off point for the briefing for Ferrata (so it means we have to be fit/faster). Also, in the case of bad weather and the Ferrata option is called off, we won't get a refund. The minimum age for WTT is 10 years old. 

I am looking at a group size of 10 -14 pax. 

I will set up a WhatsApp group and organize a pre-trip briefing session/trainings!
Do Whatsapp: +65 97511216 if you have any questions.

Leave required: 1.5 Days or 2 Days
Total Duration: 4 days
Proposed Dates: 21 March (Thursday) - 24 March (Sunday)

Flight timings: Air Asia
21 March: 17:35 Singapore - 20:05 Kota Kinabalu (KK)
24 March: 14:35 Kota Kinabalu - 17:00 Singapore
Flight cost: ~135 SGD

Trek Duration: 2D1N
Brief Itinerary :
Day 1 (21 March): SG - KK, sleep in hotel.
Day 2 (22 March): Trek to Pendant Hut and sleep for the night
Day 3 (23 March): Early morning trek to Summit for sunrise, come down for WTT. Descend to KK.
Day 4 (24 March): KK - Singapore

If you wish to extend the trip by staying longer in Kinabalu or in a different accommodation, go ahead!

Pricing:
WTT: 800 SGD

Price Includes:
All Land Transportation
Mountain Guide (1 Guide to 5 pax)
Accommodation at Pendant Hut (Unisex Shared Dormitory)
Meals during the trek (5 meals)
Certificate
Via Ferrata Activity
All Entrance Fees + Permits for Kinabalu National Park
Kinabalu National Park Climbing Insurance
Accommodation in Kinabalu 2 nights (Twin-Sharing)

Price Excludes:
Flights and Airport Tax
Personal Porter
Personal Travel Insurance
Meals in Kota Kinabalu
Other Personal Expenses
Driver/Guide/Porter Tips

Email: info@littlemonsterstravel.com
Website: http://www.littlemonsterstravel.com
This trip is organized by Little Monsters Travel Pte Ltd.
TA Number: 03117