Cities in Borneo

The cities in Borneo cities are busy, interesting, and exploding with culture and life. There always seems to be a festival in progress in Kuching, Miri, or Kota Kinabalu!

Although rainforests and endangered species are the prime attractions in Borneo, cities offer a great place to resupply and relax before heading off on the next big adventure. As a bonus, the museums in places such as Kuching are free or cheap and excellent.

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Sandakan Sandakan

Sandakan is the best base for exploring the wildlife and rainforests of East Sabah. Read about where to go, food, hotels, and tips.

Kota Kinabalu Kota Kinabalu

KK, capital of Sabah, is the base for launching outdoor adventures. Although not as cheap as Kuching, the city is a gateway to exploring the rest of Sabah.

Kuching Kuching

The capital of Sarawak and Borneo’s friendliest city. Free museums, indigenous culture, and incredible food make Kuching the first stop for many travelers.