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Mount Kinabalu’s specialty lies in its location at a renowned World Heritage Site—Kinabalu Park. Nature lovers will be delighted to be able to witness the many variations of flora and fauna that are to be found on the mountain at different altitudes.

Mount Kinabalu, along with other upland areas of the Crocker Range is well-known worldwide for its tremendous botanical and biological species biodiversity with plants of Himalayan, Australasian, and Indo-Malayan origin.

anding majestically at 4,095m (13,435 feet above sea level), Mount Kinabalu is the highest mountain between the Himalayas and New Guinea. Mount Kinabalu derives its name from the Kadazan word, ‘Aki Nabalu’, meaning ‘the revered place of the dead’. It is one of the safest and most conquerable peaks in the world—provided that you’re reasonably healthy and physically fit.

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  • Copyright: Maxwell Jonathan (Maxjohn) Silver Note Writer [C: 0 W: 0 N: 11] (50)
  • Genre: Lieux
  • Medium: Couleur
  • Date Taken: 2016-09-30
  • Categories: Nature
  • Exposition: f/0.7, 1/160 secondes
  • Versions: version originale
  • Date Submitted: 2016-12-21 8:50
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