Discovering Sandakan in 24 hours
Sandakan in 24 hours
Discovering Sandakan in 24 Hours
Sandakan City Tour with Four Points by Sheraton Sandakan
Sandakan is the second largest city / town in Sabah, East Malaysia, Borneo and is renown for its rich wildlife bio-diversity. Choose to discover this beautiful city in 24 hours with our proposed itinerary. All suggestions here are subject to reader's own good judgment and responsibility.
8.00am – Start your Day
Start your day with a hearty meal of any restaurants downtown or delight in the best buffet spread in Sandakan at Four Points by Sheraton Sandakan.
10.00am – City Tour (Sandakan/ City Heritage Trail)
Sandakan is rich in history and no better way to learn more about this city than by traveling through time over the Sandakan Heritage Trail. This walk will take you about 1.5 hours.
12.00pm City Tour (Sandakan/ City Heritage Trail)
Choose to have lunch overlooking the Sandakan Bay at The English Tea House (3 minutes away from The Agnes Keith House) or downtown near Sandakan Harbour Mall or come back for comfort over at Four Points by Sheraton Sandakan. The hotel is within the path of Heritage Trail. There is always room to continue the Sandakan Heritage Trail, but if you have changed your mind, choose to explore the Pu Ji Tshih Temple perched on top of Sandakan. You can do so by taking a cab.
St Michaels All Angels Church is part of the Sandakan Heritage Trail
3.00pm / 5.00pm - Leave to Sandakan Town/ Continue
If you're getting ready for more wildlife adventures and suggestions, click here. If you're ready to come back to town, come back for a serving of banana fritters, English Hi Teas or a Smoothie at one of the eateries located along the waterfront or back at the hotel, at Lobby Lounge or Wrapped.
5.00pm - Swim in the Pool
From friendly visits to educational walkabouts under the sun, a swim in the pool sounds like a perfect finish to the evening. If you're in Sandakan during weekends, unwind with the best musicians in Sandakan over some live music at The Best Brew. Otherwise, plenty of indoor games including dates and pool to keep you relaxed and entertained.
Drinks by the pool
View from the infinity pool level 13 at Four Point by Sheraton Sandakan
5.00pm – Sunset in Sandakan
Right at the waterfront overlooking the iconic Sandakan Bay, choose to see day turning to night at our pool bar or The Best Brew or any of the animated local eateries around the waterfront. Sunset in Sandakan is truly breathtaking.
7.00pm – Dinner
Famous for all kinds of specialty cuisines, Sandakan's cuisines are for all. Indulge in our monthly specials buffet spreads.
9.30pm – Rest and Bed
There is no better way to end a complete day other than day with a Signature Four Points Bed. Wake up rejuvenated for another exciting day!
7.00am – Breakfast
From ample fruit spreads, to signature croissants and coffees, to heavier spreads of cooked food, the best buffet spread breakfast in town is rightfully at Four Points by Sheraton Sandakan. But if your taste buds fancy something else, plenty of interesting cuisines waiting to be explored at the Sandakan Wet Market, located right next to the hotel or anywhere around the corner.