"Orangutans" Top 5 Page for this destination Sandakan by zrim
Sandakan Travel Guide: 222 reviews and 580 photos
Basically, the only reason to be in Sandakan is for the short distance to the Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Center. This may be the best place in the world to get up close to these gentle magnificent animals. For me it was a once in a lifetime trip and all the inconveniences that were necessary to get to this backwater were more than compensated for at the first glimpse of free orangutan. Brilliant.
- Pros:close to wildlife, especially orangutans
- Cons:Sandakan itself is fairly dirty, poor and without much to see
- In a nutshell:orangutans
Orangutans live 99% of their lives in the tree tops. They do not call any one tree or group of trees home, but are... more travel advice
Ok, I know that all animals are great and we should enjoy all of them for their own unique talents and so on. But... more travel advice
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