The colors of cultural diversity where you can savor the soul of Sabah.

Location : Kota Kinabalu
Tour Type : Day Trip Tour
Tour Duration : 6 – 7 Hours

Mari Mari Cultural Village & Rumah Terbalik

Location : Kota Kinabalu
Contact : +6012-833 7657
Tour Type : Day Trip Tour
Tour Duration : 6 – 7 Hours
Minimum Participant : Minimum 2 person
Charge Per Person : Yes
Price Per Adult : RM200 Nett
Price Per Children : RM160 Nett (4 – 11 years old)

Infant age 3 years below – FOC

The village is located about 25 minutes away from the city. In the village, the colors of cultural diversity are not an issue but rather our pride, where you can savor the soul of Sabah.

Upon arrival at the entrance of the village, you will be ushered to the warmth of different homes of the ethnicities of Sabah. Each home was built by descendants of the tribes they represent and offer you a truly genuine experience seeing everything in and around the village lends to its magical prowess of taking you back in time.

Not only does this village portray these tribes (5 tribes) through the architectural genius of their traditional houses, but also through a range of simulated lives of the olden epoch by the residents of the village. Acquaint yourself with each tribe as they let you come into their house and their simple yet intricate lives.

As you traverse the village, you will find demonstration huts along the main houses in which daily activities of old times come into life. For example, the making of blowpipe, starting a fire (from bamboo), tattoo-making (and its symbolisms) and etc.

Rumah Terbalik is the first upside-down house in Malaysia. Here, you will be able to view a traditional Sabah kampung house fully equipped with kitchen, living room, bedrooms, toilet, veranda and garden in a new perspective – upside down! And also experience the authentic traditional Sabahan cuisine at Mango Garden Restaurant.

By the end of your journey, you have been given a setting for you to see, hear, taste and feel the uniqueness of what Sabah truly is.

Timing of pick-up is subject to change according to traffic condition.
No photo taking is allowed inside the Rumah Terbalik.
No Food & Drinks are allowed inside the house of Rumah Terbalik and 3D Wonders Museum. And outside food or drinks is also not allowed within the compound of Rumah Terbalik.

Please standby at the hotel’s lobby 5 minutes before pick-up time.Additional charges of RM30.00 per person (adult/child) are chargeable for outskirt hotels pick-ups. 

0900hrs : Pick-up from hotel and transfer to Mari-Mari Cultural Village which takes about 30-40
minutes journey. Upon arrival, register at the entrance and join others for briefing on Cultural Village rules.
1000hrs : Tour commences, you will be guided through 5 tribe houses: Dusun, Rungus, Lundayeh, Bajau, and Murut
1130hrs : Assemble at Performance Hall for 30 minutes cultural performance where you may join at the end of the performance.
1200hrs : Depart from Mari-Mari Cultural Village and continue journey to Rumah Terbalik.
Journey takes about 30 minutes. Upon arrival, briefing by in-house guide then enter the House. Thereafter visit the 3D Wonders Museum.
1300hrs Lunch at Mango Garden Restaurant located beside the Rumah Terbalik.
1400hrs Bid farewell and depart back to hotel.

Package Inclusive of:

Guided tour to Mari-Mari Cultural Village.
Entrance fee for Rumah Terbalik & 3D Wonders Museum
Lunch & return land transfer from hotel to Mari-Mari Cultural