Most reviewed Tourist attractions in Kota Kinabalu

Explore the city's most talked-about destinations, sorted by the number of reviews. The higher the position on the list, the greater the number of reviews for each place. Discover the pulse of Kota Kinabalu through these extensively reviewed and popular spots. This list contains 86 places from Tourist attraction category.

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Handicraft Market
Night market
Waterfront market specializing in seafood, plus street food stalls, jewelry, handicrafts & clothing.
4.00 (12.3K reviews) (~0.38 km from centre)
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Tanjung Aru Beach
This beach with a long strip of sand & food stalls is a popular place to watch the sunset.
4.30 (12K reviews) (~4.52 km from centre)
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Jesselton Point Ferry Terminal
Ferry service
Quaint waterfront district & ferry terminal lined with food vendors, shops & services.
4.20 (11.6K reviews) (~1.51 km from centre)
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Masjid Bandaraya Kota Kinabalu
Partially surrounded by a lagoon, this grand mosque with a blue & gold dome offers tours.
4.50 (6.7K reviews) (~4.36 km from centre)
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Pasar Besar Kota Kinabalu
👍👍 So many fresh colorful vegetables, neatly arranged. The marketers there were very helpful. I was looking for a few ingredients and they know who is selling what and where to get things. It is a lot cheaper to cook rather than eat out here. The plus point is this Pasar Besar is just by the road side...
4.10 (6K reviews) (~0.57 km from centre)
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Sabah State Museum
Local history museum
State museum with an art gallery & exhibits on topics such as archeology & Islamic civilization.
4.30 (4.5K reviews) (~1.94 km from centre)
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Gaya Street Sunday Market
👍 Finally kota Kinabalu life again after long time lock down etc phase by phases. Definitely a place need to visit especially for the Sabah residence as well as any tourist domestic and international. Cheap items and local product can easily be found in this place. No need to bargain the price so much...
4.40 (4.4K reviews) (~0.72 km from centre)
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Lok Kawi Wildlife Park
Wildlife and safari park
Zoo housing tigers, monkeys & pygmy elephants & offering a jungle garden with a walking trail.
4.10 (3.7K reviews) (~14.3 km from centre)
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Tamparuli Suspension Bridge
Tourist attraction
👍👍 Dear visitor & Travellers, Please do not skip this simple but really enjoying and beautiful simple bridge. No entrance fee but for maintaining and upgrading to make this place more entertaining for visitor you guys can give some donation on the box.
4.30 (3.6K reviews) (~27.6 km from centre)
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Upside Down House Sabah
Tourist attraction
👍👍 Ticket 30 for all 3 rooms.. Museum was great experience..lots of art with 3d drawing.. enjoying while taking photos and giving weird looks as well.. 😆 Environment are not crowded since I went on weekdays.. Cool though... Upside down house was marvelous... Each an every item in that house was real e...
3.80 (3.4K reviews) (~27.26 km from centre)
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Teluk Likas Beach
👍 This place is quite popular for jogging, cycling, fishing, family outing, enjoying the sunset view or dining with family & friends. A lot of people bringing kids to play at the beach on weekend.
4.30 (3.3K reviews) (~5.47 km from centre)
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Mari Mari Cultural Village
Tourist attraction
Tours of local ethnic communities' traditional homes, with culinary, craft & dance demonstrations.
4.60 (2.9K reviews) (~14.44 km from centre)
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Sabah State Mosque
Completed in 1975, this contemporary mosque in the city's center can accommodate 5,000 visitors.
4.70 (2.8K reviews) (~2.15 km from centre)
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Signal Hill Observatory Tower
Soft drinks shop
Visitors can climb stairs to reach the top of this landmark with snack shops & panoramic views.
$ $$$
4.00 (2.4K reviews) (~1.09 km from centre)
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Night Food Market
Night market
Famed night market offering varied Southeast Asian street food cooked & sold from stalls.
4.00 (2.2K reviews) (~0.37 km from centre)
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Tanjung Aru Perdana Park
City park with lakeside jogging trails, kids' play areas & nightly musical fountain performances.
4.40 (2K reviews) (~4.02 km from centre)
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University Malaysia Sabah Mosque
👍👍 Are Muslim deaf? God those awful sound. we have student Petition to stop azan calling 12k and counting. get ready for protest.
4.50 (1.6K reviews) (~8.84 km from centre)
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Taman Awam Teluk Likas, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah.
City park
👍 Perfect place for a family or groups picnic and for sightseeing. Have a outdoor playground for kids and jogging track. You can find a food court at the end of the beach.
4.30 (1.5K reviews) (~3.64 km from centre)
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Sacred Heart Cathedral
Catholic cathedral
Begun as a mission in 1903, this prominent Catholic cathedral features an open, contemporary design.
4.80 (1.5K reviews) (~1.46 km from centre)
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Kompleks Sukan Kota Kinabalu
Sports complex
👍👍 It's a good place for sports and recreation. I've been here many times to watch my family playing volleyball. The place is indeed beautiful. I hope whoever comes to this place please be reminded not to leave your empty bottles at the volleyball courts & badminton courts. This place is for us and tre...
4.30 (1.4K reviews) (~2.31 km from centre)
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