Private discovery of 5 indigenous tribes & cultures
Participation in traditional activities & dances
Exposure to the ancestral histories behind each tribe
Observation of native rituals & their significance
Captivating cultural dance performance & traditional music
About this activity
What's included, what's not
Admission to Mari-Mari Cultural Village
Roundtrip transportation from your Kota Kinabalu hotel by private vehicle
Beverages, bottled water, and snacks
Know Before You Book
Children 2 and younger are complimentary when accompanied by a paying adult.
What you can expect
Take a private peek into the cultural melting pot of the indigenous people of Sabah. Glimpse into the traditions and cultures of 5 ethnic tribes of hunters, fishermen, farmers, cowboys, and revered head hunters in one village.
Enjoy an exclusive ride in your private vehicle past Kota Kinabalu, heading towards the untouched interior of the Inanam district, where the Mari-Mari Cultural Village is located. Upon arrival, accept warm greetings from your hosts, who introduce their cultures with pride and joy.
Visit the traditional homes of different ethnicities of Sabah, each showcasing their native cultures and providing mystical insights into the world of the past. Observe rituals as you visit these houses, simulating traditional lifestyles passed from one generation to the next.
Your knowledgeable guide will show you the process of making a blowpipe, starting a fire from a bamboo tree, tattoo-making (and its symbolism), and other local handicrafts. The main highlight of this tour is the live performance of a thrilling cultural dance in full traditional costumes, instruments, and music. End your private tour with an exclusive transfer to your Kota Kinabalu hotel.