Lahad Datu, Malaysia

Lahad Datu is a town and district located in Tawau Division, in the east of Sabah, eastern Malaysia on the island of Borneo. It is the gateway to the renowned virgin rainforest of the Danum Valley Conservation Area, the Tabin Wildlife Reserve in the east and the Madai Caves further south.

Things to See & Do

* Tabin Wildlife Reserve
* Madai Caves
* Baturong – historical limestone outcrops

General information

Cruise Season – Jan - Dec
Currency – Ringgit (RM) (MYR)
Language – Bahasa Malaysia, English
Population – 160,000 approx
Electricity – 2 vertical square pins and one perpendicular below British style
Time - GMT plus eight hours
International Country Telephone Code – +6o

Travel Links – The town is served by Lahad Datu airport. Flights are available from Kota Kinabalu (40 mins).

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