|Sepilok’s Orang Utan ,Malaysia
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|Written by: nikro
Summary: See Orang Utan at Sepilok
More info: Borneo's Orang Utan is the famous ape species. Malaysian Sabah's Sepilok rehabilitation center is the places that we can find this shy and gentle ape. The Centre was set up in 1964 to rehabilitate orphaned baby orang utan. Set in the lush 4,300-hectare Kabili-Sepilok Forest Reserve, the Centre under the administration of the Wildlife Department of Sabah attracts tourists and researchers alike, giving them the opportunity to watch the orang utan up close in their natural habitat. Sepilok is more than just Orangutans. It is a virgin rainforest reserve, so you also can see other wild animals such as hornbills, snakes, lizards, tortoises, sipders, and many interesting bugs.
Address: Sepilok Sandakan Sabah Malaysia
How to get there: Flights from KLIA (KUL) or Kota Kinabalu (BKI) to Sandakan airport (SDK). At Sandakan airport, there are two main options to get to Sepilok. The easiest one is by taxi. Otherwise, there are a number of public buses that go into the orang utan sanctuary. Journey will take about 30 minutes