Kawa Kawa Fireflies Sunset Cruise

Enjoy a trip to Kawa Kawa Fireflies Sunset Cruise with Local Style Dinner and search for fireflies after dinner.

Kawa Kawa is located at Kota Belud in Sabah mangrove new area. If you are a nature lover, this will be a good choice for you to explore the original mangrove. Kawa Kawa is much more primitive and closer to nature. In more than an hour's car ride away, you will enjoy the afternoon tea with local pastries. After the meal, the tour guide will take you to get on a boat to start a romantic sunset mangrove tour. If you are lucky, you will have the opportunity to see Borneo Proboscis Monkey. You can also take some pictures with friends and family at the beach. 

After viewing the sunset, the tour guides will transfer you back to the jetty, and everybody together and enjoy a local style dinner. Continue to search for fireflies after dinner. You will be surprised to find groups of twinning fireflies lit taillights perched on tree, looks like a dazzling Christmas tree.

As a reminder, in order to protect the fireflies, please kindly do not use the flash feature to capture images of the fireflies.

Insider tips:

  • Recommend to carry supplies: binoculars, hats, jackets, insect repellent
  • If time permitted, will stopover at coconut pudding stall for 10 minutes, you may purchase the pudding at your own expenses
Additional Information:
  • This tour is not private tour, you will share the trip with other guests come from different countries
  • We refuse liability for any damages, inconveniences or costs that may have been incurred as a result of the unexpected incident happened. No refund will be given for any part of the services after commencement of tour


2 Working Days
Full Day
Hotel Pick Up
Voucher Type
Present to Tour Operator
No Amendments Allowed
No Refunds Allowed

What You Get


  • Return boat & land transfer
  • Entrance fees
  • Guide
  • High tea 
  • Local style dinner
  • Tourist transportation insurance


  • Gratuities (Optional)
  • Personal expenses

How To Buy

1. Purchase online

2. Email the following information to attractions@changirecommends.com.sg for booking of the tour:

  • Your Order Number
  • Hotel Details (Name, address and contact number)

3. Receive a second email confirmation with the tour details

Terms and Conditions

  • Changi Recommends and the appointed operator will not be responsible for any accidents, loss of property or damaged caused by individual negligence
  • The e-ticket/e-voucher cannot be exchanged for cash or used on more than one occasion
  • Any alteration(s) on the e-ticket/e-voucher will not be accepted by Changi Recommends and the appointed merchant
  • In the event of unforeseen circumstances that affects tour departure or ticket/voucher invalidity, customers will be notified and be advised accordingly

Cancellation Policy:

  • No refunds will be entertained for cancellations
  • There will be no refunds even if included items are not utilised by the visitor
  • In the event of late comers/no show, it would be considered as cancellation and no refund will be given

Upon purchase of the ticket, you will receive an email confirmation with e-ticket/e-voucher within two days. Tours and tickets are subjected to availability and are not confirmed until a second confirmation email is received.


* The itinerary is for reference only, it subjects to any necessary changes in accordance to local requirements.


Depart for Rampayan jetty.


Arrive Rampayan jetty, enjoy light refreshment.


Expand Tour of Mangrove Creek.


Transfer back to the jetty and enjoy local style dinner.


Continue to Firefly trip.


Transfer back to the hotel / lodge.


Reach Kota Kinabalu city.

How to Get There

Hotel Pick Up Information:

  • Time: 1:30pm
  • Location: Accommodations within Kota Kinabalu only
  • Kindly indicate your hotel name and address
  • Please be at your hotel lobby 15-20 minutes prior to the scheduled departure time. No refunds will be given for latecomers and no-shows
  • As this is a shared transfer, please be patient in cases of unforeseen delays along the pickup route.



Pickup Time


Kota Kinabalu city North (Grandis, Hyatt, Gaya street area...)

1:30 pm


Kota Kinabalu city Center (Marriott, Marina Court, Horizon, ...)

1:30 pm


Kota Kinabalu city South (Sutera Harbour, KK Time Square, ...)

1:15 pm


Airport area (Shangri-La Tanjung Aru, Aeropod, ...)

1:15 pm


1Borneo area (Tune, Grand Borneo, ...)

1:45 pm

The pickup time is for reference only, actual time may be vary depends on number of visitors, distance, season, weather and road conditions, should be within 15 minutes. 
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Please be reminded to send an email with your Order Number and Accommodation to attractions@changirecommends.com.sg