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Amazing experiences and lovely hosts

It was a very nice experience. The people that received us and stayed with us in this adventure... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
luissM4810FF
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Viseu, Portugal
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Wonderful

The few days passed with Virgil is his community were just wonderful. We really enjoyed to discover... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Daniel N
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Brussels, Belgium
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Orou Sapulot - Experience Mother Nature at it's best and experience the hospitality of the Murut Headhunter Tribe of North Borneo. Not only is this a Must Visit for Eco-Travelers and the Adventurous, but Orou Sapulot is also a Community Project to...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was a very nice experience. The people that received us and stayed with us in this adventure were very kind and helpful. We are thankful and pleased to meet jariah, eldito, okishiro, Richard and Virgil. The food is great. That's so many different things...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

The few days passed with Virgil is his community were just wonderful. We really enjoyed to discover their culture. We enjoyed also the few surprise during our stay. I definitively recommend everybody to join this human Adventure.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Daniel N
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

We had a fantastic few days in the jungle. Great combination of adventure (the cliff is not for the faint hearted) and jungle living (with great food). But the best and for me unexpected bonus was spending so much time with the local villages and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank edward_kaznowski
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

What a fabulous few days we spent with Virgil, his extended family and the wonderful guides and cooks from the local Murut villages! 4 days, 3 nights. Could not have been better. What a wonderful place and what fabulous, friendly, interesting and helpful people. We...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Sally R
Reviewed 12 August 2018

We travelled to Borneo as 2 families (9 of us), and we came across Orou Sapulot rather by accident in our planning. So glad we did! A wonderful experience for us all, from the caves & hammocks to the wooden river boat trips, climbing the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Sarah68C
Silas G, Manager at Orou Sapulot, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Good Day Sarah, We at Orou Sapulot are so happy to know that you and your beautiful family members enjoyed your time as much as we enjoyed having you during your visit to Orou Sapulot. We hope to see you again in the near future.

Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

As everyone says this is an amazing experience. You are well and truly off the beaten track and you feel like you are being taken to some truly special places. If you have the opportunity going for the option where you spend the night camping...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank AWels
Reviewed 23 July 2018

We took the 4 day / 3 night option and had a fantastic time right from the start. On our first trip, into the caves, most of the staff came with us, seemingly just because it would be fun. And it was. We all had...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank melissammercer
Reviewed 2 July 2018

We did the 4D3N trip and it was food for my soul. For those looking for the off the beaten path experience...this is it. It was super adventurous, and not for the lay by the pool traveller...but if you are interested in adventure and culture,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank CAsurfergirl
Reviewed 1 July 2018

Our family of four included Zoe, just 8 years old. She’d travelled heaps, but this was her first real ‘adventure’ trip. It was not easy for Zoe; different food, early rises and days packed with tasks that really challenged her. Yet it was a wonderful...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Dirk B
Reviewed 4 May 2018

When we arrived in Sabah, we had our agenda somewhat planned, with this excursion into Sapulot on the back burner. Really glad we decided to make it happen because it was truly the highlight of our trip. The Orou Sapulot team really did a nice...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank trickym2018
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Response from trudyoz | Reviewed this property |
Hi Rob, I don't actually organise the trip but Sticky Rice Travel in Kota Kinabalu could do that for you. Check out their web site for contact details. I was dealing with Yanti but all the staff are helpful and deal with... More
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