Travel & Tour Specialists Kota Kinabalu Sabah Borneo!

At our Downbelow Travel Centre Kota Kinabalu, Sabah-Borneo we offer tailor-made tours, trips and holidays to suit your budget and wish-list. We have fast become the tour operator of choice for the independent traveller, family or group wishing to organize time and cost effective trips within Sabah, Borneo.

Whether you book online or contact us once your communication begins with us, you will connect with one of our specialized travel consultants who will share their expertise based on many years of planning tours, trips, holidays and expeditions. Your travel consultant will support you throughout the booking process, will be in contact with you throughout your holiday or tour ensuring all reservations and transfers run smoothly and be available for any emergencies or post-holiday requests.

Awarded PADI Career Development Centre

Enjoy the peace of mind of having a dedicated experienced travel consultant for planning your trip, during your trip and post trip support.

  • Day Trips & Cultural Adventures

    Day Trips & Cultural Adventures (29)

    Whether you are an adrenaline seeking enthusiast or wanting a more relaxed day trip from Kota Kinabalu, we have a number of exciting programs for you to experience.
  • Downbelow Eco Lodge

    Downbelow Eco Lodge (9)

    Our very own Eco Lodge accommodation based in KK Times Square is ideal for those people wishing to combine basic clean and secure comfort at an affordable price. Family friendly!
  • Hotels & Resorts

    Hotels & Resorts (19)

    Given the variety of options in today’s travel and holiday market, selecting the right hotel or resort can be a bit overwhelming. We have selected our favourites that we have been working with for many years and enjoy ourselves.
  • Manukan Island Dive Resort

    Manukan Island Dive Resort (12)

    Our PADI 5 STAR CDC Dive Centre is located at poolside of Manukan Island Resort. As such our packages offer excellent value for money and are only sold at these rates by us directly.
  • Mountain Package

    Mountain Package (10)

    We offer a range of climbing packages to the summit of Mount Kinabalu at 4,093m ASL. Based within the UNESCO World Heritage Site.
  • Online Promotions

    Online Promotions (67)

    Book online now to secure your trips and enjoy NO CREDIT CARDS FEES charged by us and NO BOOKING FEE!
  • PADI Diving Courses

    PADI Diving Courses (18)

    We offer the full range of PADI Scuba Diving Courses from beginner to all PADI GoPro professional levels at our PADI 5 Star IDC Centre.
  • PADI Go PRO Courses

    PADI Go PRO Courses (20)

    A professional diving internship as a PADI Divemaster, PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor or beyond is a very rewarding opportunity for scuba divers, with 1 to 3 months to spare.
  • Wildlife Tours

    Wildlife Tours (19)

    We have put together a selection of our personal favourite wildlife locations. Nights can be added or taken away and itineraries can be combined to create your perfect tailor-made wildlife adventure.

Hassle FREE – airport to airport service. Logistics, accommodation, tours and travel all under one company.


It doesn’t get any better than Downbelow!
They planned our entire 2 week stay in Borneo, we didn’t have to lift a finger. We saw everything you can imagine; Pygmy Elephants, Orang Utans, Proboscis Monkeys, Crocodiles, Horn bills!They know all the best local spots and really take care of you which is so important when traveling somewhere new!
Tamsin & Phil, Independent Travellers
One stop shop for marine and wildlife adventure
I spent a month with Dive DownBelow studying to be a PADI Open Water Instructor. Great location (near markets, shops and cafes), professional staff and a fun experience all round.
Carl Charter, GoPro Intern
A very memorable holiday!
The whole Dive Downbelow team is great and this was a huge contributor to us having a very memorable holiday with you. Thank you for your help all through the trip, and also thank you to Tim who was very professional, patient and made our diving course so enjoyable and successful.
Dmitry & Helen, Independent Travellers

Our Commitment to Conservation!

Travel Centre Kota Kinabalu Sabah Borneo
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During the past 15 years the company has established itself as a leading conservation and education provider locally and on the international platform. At Downbelow we are committed to responsible tourism. We design experiences and provide courses that foster appreciation, awareness and conservation of our environment and development of local people. In the course of this labour of love, our effort has been acknowledged by various publications and awards. To date, Ghost Net Removals, Underwater and Beach Clean Ups, Coral for Life, Tree for Life & Project Aware remain a large focus of our day to day life Downbelow!

What Makes Downbelow Different ?

  • Customised Itineraries To Save Money & Maximise Time
  • Genuine Focus On Conservation & Outreach Community Programs
  • TWO Full Service Island Based PADI 5 Star IDC Centres – Tunku Abdul Rahman Park
  • Own and Operate Our Adventure Lodge Accommodation – KK Times Square
  • Fully Comprehensive Quality Control Standards and Procedures
  • TWO Resident PADI Course Directors – In House and Full Time
  • Gained International Awards for Excellence, Education and Experience
  • Awarded the PADI Green Star Award for Environmental Practices to Reduce our Environmental Footprint
  • Hassle FREE – airport to airport service all under one company
  • Dedicated experienced travel consultant for planning your trip, during your trip and post trip support
  • Approved British Ministry of Defence Commercial Dive Centre
  • Company Profits Support Welfare & Marine Conservation