What to do
This page will show you an interesting and fun activities that you can do in Tenom.
ATV Riding at Yong Farmstay
Your Hand's On Nature and History Learning Hub! Yong Farmstay - A place packed with adventurous and educational activities, ideally for family and students. Educational tour can be booked and arranged in advance. Tour includes Hakka Museum tour, Mini zoo tour, glass bridge walk and adventurous sports such as ATV, Archery and Slingshot. If you are considering staying over, container-like chalets are available for booking, making your trip complete. Come and experience to the full with Yong Farmstay today! Contacts: +6014-3809339
Coffee Tasting at Yit Foh Coffee Park
Yit Foh Coffee was one of the oldest coffee factories in Tenom. The place allows you to have free coffee testing and also to purchase their products at their factory price. The exterior of the factory is filled with photo-taking spots ideally for those who likes to snap some "I LOVE TENOM" photos after purchasing some souvenirs. Contact: +608 773 7737
Discovering History at Murut Cultural Centre
Pusat Kebudayaan Murut or also known as Murut Culture Centre is a place that will give you an overview of Muruts Arts & Culture. If you do drop by on weekend, do not miss out their Muruts dance performance during the day time. Contacts: +608 730 2421 & +6013 876 0169
Discovering Murut History - Batu Berukir Lumuyuh
Batu Berukir Lumuyuh or also known as craved stone is located in Kampung Bakuku Ulu Tomani. This place has kept history in the past about 7 siblings who drew the unique pattern on the stone using their own hands. To the historical fans out there, Batu Berukir is one of the attraction place for you to visit. To reach the carved stone you are required to climb the hill for 40 minutes. In fact, the waterfall area besides the Batu Berukir can also be one of your picnic area. Let's go to the Batu Berukir!
Tenom Fatt Choi Coffee Tour
When you come to Tenom, besides of buying the local coffee, you can also get your hands on to experience coffee roasting by signing up to Fatt Choi Coffee Tour. The experience takes about 2 hour. The tour consists of activities such as visiting coffee farm and coffee factory, roasting coffee, brewing coffee.
Horse Riding at Rundum Highland
If in Pahang they have Cameron Highlands, in Sabah specifically in Tenom we have Rundum Highlands. If you are looking for a place to retreat and quiet down. Rundum can be your choice. Besides, There are also two options of hiking. First option is to hike to British fortress. Second option is to hike to Umit Waterfall. Contacts: +60 13 851 6498
Paddy Field Cycling at Maraiscenter
Maraiscenter is an co-op established by an interior Murut Village community named Marais. Started of as a community center to build the community, In Maraiscenter, you can cycle around the biggest paddy field in Tenom and experience Murut traditional culture with the local people. You can sign up and learn how to cook Murut traditional dish, making your own bamboo basket, learning Murut traditional dance. Other than that, you can also learn how to make Murut traditional clothes made by wooden skin (puputul). Contacts: +6014 632 6058
Padas White Water Rafting
The adrenaline rush excursion covers a distance of 9km of this rather muddy 200 km river that holds 7 exciting and tough rapids! These rapid carries amusing names such as Merry-Go-Round Rapid, Break Point Rapid, Scooby Doo Rapid, Cobra Rapid, Curve Rapid, Lambada Rapid and Head Hunter Rapid. Each rapid will give you the feel of the motion as what the name means. Contacts: +6 088 260 501/502.