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Signal Hill Observatory Platform

Jalan Bukit Bendera, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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Jalan Bukit Bendera, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This place has a panoramic view of KK city. Has a little cafe for you to hang around. We took the hiking trail which is about 15 minutes long. Pretty easy to get Uber to get back to town if you’re lazy to hike down.

Thank AK2726
Reviewed 5 days ago

We walked to Signal Hill Observatory Platform, and had a fantastic view of Kota Kinabalu, ist well worth the walk, not a hard walk.

Thank ever0d
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to Signal Hill by walking past the Atkinson Clock Tower. We took the walk from Atkinson Clock Tower to the Signal Hill along the road and took us about 20-30minutes walking. By the time we reached signal hill, the sun has not set...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked up to the Signal Hill area, hot and sticky but we did see a monkey along the way, the view is good of Kota and this walk is also connected to the Heritage walk around the city, which is free.

Thank eacrnc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want to see the city center at a glance including the nearby islands, this is the place to go. Get a map of the city and find your bearings at this point.

Thank FuTzeKong
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you want to have a beautiful view of Kota Kinabalu City, this is the place to go. We not only can see the whole city we can also see the beautiful surrounding islands. We can visit Signal Hill Observatory during the day as well...More

1  Thank Jeff W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Here you can have a stop for a good view on the city and see the 4 buildings that survived world war 2.

Thank VincentR1984
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was very near to hotel Shangri-la where I was staying, so I ended up going there on my own on uber. You could also walk upto it from hotel its around 1km notexactly sure. But since i decided to go there around and did...More

1  Thank Morning s
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Would recommend walking up to Signal Hill instead of driving. There's a great track on the side of the hill that takes you up to the Observatory platform. Easy walk with stairs but gives you a sense of being out in the bush instead of...More

Thank Jacquie R
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Take the staircase near from Japan Dewan up to the road which winds up to the Observatory platform if you have the energy. Make it early in the day before the afternoon storms. Get view of KK for this who like to walk. or this...More

Thank Bruce C
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