1. Kota Kinabalu Islands

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2. Signal Hill Observatory Platform

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3. Atkinson Clock Tower

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4. KK Waterfront

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5. Gaya Street Sunday Market

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6. Tanjung Aru Beach

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7. Mount Kinabalu

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Kinabalu National Park tour packages

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Beyond Kota Kinabalu


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Where to stay

Places to visit in Kota Kinabalu

Kota Kinabalu tourist spots, things to do in Kota Kinabalu, where to go in Kota Kinabalu & more.

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Where to Stay in Kota Kinabalu

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