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“Not to impressed”
Review of Poring Hot Springs

Poring Hot Springs
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Kinabalu Park Canopy Walkway and Poring Hot...
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

We visited it briefly as part of a Day tour Kinabulu Park so could not really use the facilities to its max. Personally i dont think it should be part of that day tour cos if time constraints....cos the Canopy Walk is der as well as butterfly farm and smaller trails which can be explored time permitted. We went on a Sunday so it was busy with local families. So yes I was disappointed. I would suggest go there for half a day n enjoy the sulphur springs if thats your thing

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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Bit overpriced as hot springs don’t look very attractive. Trek through to see orchids is lovely. It’s a long journey and is very joy and humid. Take advantage of the market on the way as good prices for souveniers

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Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Unfortunately, what was once a natural hot spring has been sealed off. In its place, there are now essentially pods of big square bathtubs, each separated into 4 tubs, each with its own hot and cold water spigots. Essentially, you get an outdoor bathtub. There’s a butterfly farm here for a separate ticket along with a canopy walk. If you’ve been on a canopy walk before, this is pretty short without any real wildlife to see. Basically, you end up here on a day tour from KK out to Mt. Kinabalu. The highlight of these tours is stopping by a rafflesia flower farm. That makes this stop worth it! That and the hot water foot bath.

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Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

Good place to bring the kids if you have, nice to relax and have a dip in the hot spring. Don’t forget to bring swimming clothes. Place is quite big for a big group.

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Reviewed 23 March 2018

we did not go for the hot springs, which looked fine and plentiful to us, some had roofs. The butterfly open area was full of flowers in bloom and butterflies, and there was an enclosed area with butterflies. pay to enter butterfly AND canopy walk, Canopy walk only allows 6 on each leg, which was fun to walk on (a little scary) with great views. (don't forget to look around). we also walked to close waterfall and soaked our feet. Went to the orchid gardens, which are a far walk up a paved road, and to the ethno gardens, both were pleasant. There is a Visitor Center with excellent information. bathrooms. Several roadside stands just outside gate entrance to buy food/drinks.
we enjoyed our time there.

1  Thank Karen M
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