Sabah is blessed with beautiful beaches, jungles, villages, and cultures so it is no surprise that tourists visit Sabah looking to capture an Instagram photo. If you’re visiting Sabah then you’re in luck because we have compiled the top places you can visit that are insta-worthy that will leave your followers in awe! Trust us, it’s worth the drive to these places.
1. Mount Kinabalu
It can be exhausting to climb up to the summit but you won’t be disappointed with the stunning landscape Mount Kinabalu offers.
2. Luang Rock Beach, Kuala Penyu (2 hours and 30 minutes drive from Kota Kinabalu City)
Located in the quiet town of Kuala Penyu, Batu Luang is another one of Sabah’s hidden gems. Luang Rock is a bell-shaped rock, surrounded with mossy green rocks, sea, pebbles, rusty-red rockface, and caves. It makes an excellent place for you to capture that perfect shot. Oh and you can snap sunset shots here as well!
3. Tip of Borneo (3 hours and 30 minutes drive from Kota Kinabalu City)
The tip of Borneo is one of the most popular attractions in Sabah. It has a breathtaking view where the tip marks the meeting point of the South China Sea and Sulu Sea. It is a famous location to capture sunsets, full moons, and starry skies!
4. Desa Dairy Farm (2 hours drive from Kota Kinabalu City)
Ever heard of “New Zealand of Malaysia”? Desa Dairy Farm is famous for its lush greenery, Holstein Friesian cows, and majestic view.
5. Le One Kokol Elf (45 minute drive from Kota Kinabalu City)
Home to Sabah’s very own Bali Swing, here you can capture a swoon-worthy sunset shot with a backdrop of Menggatal’s famed lush rainforest.