3 Days 2 Nights Mount Kinabalu Summit Climb(Malaysian Only) -Lemaing Hut

Tour Code GB-MT16
Tour Mount Kinabalu Summit Club
Duration 3 Days / 2 Nights
Destination Kinabalu Park



No of pax Rate (RM)
1 pax 1900
2 – 5 pax 1300
6 pax and above 1200



The Mount Kinabalu Climb offers a wonderful, unforgettable experience for the more adventurous holiday makers who want to explore the amazing richness of the flora and fauna of the Kinabalu National Park, while engaging into climbing the astonishing Mount Kinabalu (4095m).

The climb is the perfect vacation offer for those who want to combine an exciting adventure with a relaxing experience. This is suitable for holidaymakers longing for exotic places and unforgettable landscapes. What’s more, you do not have to be a professional climber to be able to complete the trip.

The Kinabalu National Park is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and it features many interesting sites, such as botanical gardens and exhibition halls, offering plenty to see before starting the climb.

If you are a nature lover, looking for new, exotic experiences in a unique mountain landscape, this package certainly offers you an opportunity to go for.


DAY 1 Kota Kinabalu / Resort

Pick Up  and meet at your hotel lobby or airport at 1200hr and 2hrs journey through scenic villages, valleys and Crocker mountain ranges to Kinabalu park. Stop by Nabalu Market where local sell tropical fruits and handicraft souvenirs. Check into Mount Kinabalu Heritage Resort. Rest of the day is your own leisure. Dinner at the resort Restaurant.

Meals: Dinner

Accommodation: Lemaing Hut (Non-heated Very Basic Dormitory)


Breakfast at the Resort and  collect your  packed lunch proceeds to Park Headquarters for registration. Our guide will assist you for registration, apply ID tag and assign the mountain guide. Arrive at Timpohon Gate  (1800 meters above sea level) to begin 6.5km (Timpohon) to Laban Rata rest houses, stopping every 1km for drinks/toilet breaks. Buffet dinner at Laban Rata Rest house. Check in Lemaing Hut (Basic Non-Heated Dormitory)

* If you arrive after 7 pm you will receive dinner packed only.

Meals: Breakfast, Packed Lunch and Buffet Dinner

Accommodation: Lemaing hut (Non-heated Dormitory)



Wake up for buffet supper as early 1.00am. At 2.30am, begin 3.2km climb to summit (4095 meters). YOU MUST REACH SAYAT-SAYAT CHECKPOINT  BEFORE 5.00am CUT OFF TIME. Park ranger will close the summit gate after cut off time. Watch sun rise at the summit of Mount Kinabalu. Begin descend to Laban Rata for buffet breakfast. Trek down to Timpohon Gate and have lunch at Balsam Restaurant . Transfer back to your KK hotel for approx 2hours.

Meals: Early Supper, Breakfast, Lunch

~ End of service ~

** Lunch will be converted to packed lunch on Day 2 (Mt Kinabalu Descent) for climbers who arrived late and missed the lunch timing. Lunch time : 1200 - 1630hr.



Price includes

  • 1 night at Lemaing Hut
  • Return Timpohon gate transfer
  • 1 night at Kinabalu park hostel
  • Return transfer (joining)
  • Sabah Park Summit Low’s Peak Climbing certificate
  • Sabah Park Climbing Insurance
  • Sabah Park Climbing permit
  • Sabah Park Mountain guide

Price do not include

  • Porter Fee (Optional)
  • Personal Climbing gears
  • Alcoholic / fruit juice / carbonated / beverage
  • Personal expenses
  • Anything NOT stated in the inclusions of the package

Packing List

For your comfort and well-being, it is important that you are suitably prepared and equipped for the trip. From as low as 3ºC in the wee hours of the morning to as high as 23ºC in the daytime, the weather on the mountain can range from sunny to misty to foggy. But even when it rains, it can create stunning visual treats with cascading waterfalls – a sight to behold on Mt Kinabalu.

While MOUNTAIN TORQ will provide all technical safety equipment required for its activities, you can refer to this checklist on what you should bring for personal items. These are what mountain hikers would normally pack for a trip.

  • First on the list: an adventurous spirit!
  • Clothes
  • Raincoat or waterproof jacket
  • Warm clothing like fleece jacket, hiking pants
  • Change of clothes for sleeping
  • Protective Gear Cap / beanie / head scarf (to keep warm at night and in the early morning)
  • Gloves
  • Sunglasses, sun block and SPF lip balm
  • A rain cover for your backpack
  • Comfortable covered trail/ hiking shoes
  • Useful and Practical Extras
  • A small / lightweight towel
  • Personal toiletries
  • Refillable water bottle
  • Torchlight (preferably a head torch)
  • Camera
  • Energy snacks such as chocolate, nuts, biscuits, sweets or energy bars
  • A small backpack to contain your things