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Sandakan Heritage Trail

Lebuh Empat, Sandakan 90000, Malaysia
+60 89-229 751
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Walk the sites of sandakan

We followed the map and found it easy to follow the directions. The trail is well sign posted and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Otorohanga, New Zealand
Well worth the sweaty effort for somethingto do

My wife and I did this walk twice. The first time we did it the reverse way around with varying... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2017
Nicholas H
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Lebuh Empat, Sandakan 90000, Malaysia
+60 89-229 751

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Reviewed 5 days ago

We followed the map and found it easy to follow the directions. The trail is well sign posted and covers the highlights of the town

Thank mbub2015
Reviewed 2 June 2017

My wife and I did this walk twice. The first time we did it the reverse way around with varying amounts of difficulty (5.1 kms); my wife was navigating! The second time was done the correct way around (3.78 kms); her map reading had improved...More

4  Thank Nicholas H
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

+ church + war memorial + sandakan museum (really basic) + agnes keith house This trail is good, if you have some time to kill and want to get to know the city and historical background more.

Thank myegotrip
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

This is s nice walk and an easy way to see a bit of Sandakan. The map is easy to follow. Where it says 100 steps it's not. It is actually 236 steps so beware if you have any walking issues. The English tea house...More

Reviewed 3 May 2017

The trail is just along the streets of Sandakan with some markers on the ground every now and again. On hot days you will get very sweaty so bring an umbrella, water and hopefully a phone with GPS maps so you don't get lost. The...More

Thank Clayton W
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

It was a two our leisure walk seeing the hill, trail stone church temples and museum. A bit rainy but still nice. It can be done in one hour.

Thank 387georgew
Reviewed 28 March 2017

This trail has better and worse moments. Places to discover are very nice, museums, church, etc., but sometimes path goes through strange areas with devastated buildings and small smelly rivers. Maybe it is better to make it by taxi rather than by foot.

Thank Aleksandraaaa
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Good idea for the walk taking in an interesting cross section of the city's life but the map for self guided walk and trail markers are just not good enough. We managed to get ourselves lost a few times but kind locals helped redirect us...More

Thank Deirdre L
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Decided to go for a walk so what better than following the Heritage Trail. We walked 75% of it. Easy walk for the most part but the map can get you turned around a little.

Thank tgrdecker
Reviewed 9 August 2016

The heritage trail is a good way to walk all around Sandakan and see the main heritage sights in a self guided way. I personally really enjoy walking around cities but if you don't like it, then this attraction probably isn't for you. There are...More

Thank Esther H
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