A short three hours from Hong Kong, Mount Kinabalu sits as the the tallest peak in Malaysia and Borneo, and boasts the title of 20th tallest mountain in the world. So if you’re looking for adventure, but don’t have the annual leave days, you could climb, summit and be back in time for your Monday morning meetings in as little as three days!
Fly to: Kota Kinabalu International Airport
Flight time: 3 hours
Best time to go: It’s recommended to go during dry season, anytime between March – August, however the climate is tropical so do plan for passing showers and heavy rain at any given moment!
Duration: Minimum of two days and one night, however it’s advisable to plan for three days, two nights in case of inclement weather or altitude sickness. More info here!