Sandakan is Sabah's second largest city. Rich with natural resources, the city is well known for its lush tropical forests, making it one of the country's biggest timber exporters. In this tour, you can experience and admire the history of Sabah, Malaysia. This tour includes a visit to Sandakan Memorial Park, which is adjacent to the site of the original Sandakan Prisoner of War (POW) Camp. The park commemorates the sacrifice and suffering endured by both Australian and British soldiers who were held by the Japanese as Prisoners of War between 1942 and 1945.
Next, visit extravagant Puu Jih Shih Buddhist Temple, located on a steep hilltop where you can have a best spot, which has commanding views of Sandakan Bay and the Town Centre. Then, continue to one of the oldest church in Sabah, St. Michael’s Church where you can see a century old building where Christianity is preached.
After walking around at Central Market where you can see the local produce and fresh seafood being sold, you will visit to the Agnes Keith Museum to learn about the life in the colonial days on Agnes & Harry Keith. Harry was the first conservator of the Forestry Department in Sabah and Agnes was the author of the three famous books called Land Below The Wind, Three Came Home and White Man Returns. Sightseeing and one of the Sandakan history location. You will have the chance to know more about the history from the small museum. Enjoy high tea at English Tea House where you also can have spectacular view of Sandakan Nature City.
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