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Mountain Torq

6 Lorong Api-Api 1 | Level 2 Menara MAA, Suit #01-03/04, Kota Kinabalu 88000, Malaysia
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Loved it!

This is an absolutely amazing experience! Although I admit I wish I added an extra nights sleep at... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Teagan J
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Sydney, Australia
via mobile
Highlight of my trip!

Climbing Mt Kinabalu was absolutely incredible in itself, but completing the Low's Circuit Via... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
chloebrels
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London, United Kingdom
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Mountain Torq is the world's highest and Asia's first via ferrata located on Mt Kinabalu. We are the one and only operator of the via ferrata in Mt Kinabalu National Park. If you are an adrenaline junkie and want a lofty adventure that have you hanging around on a wire, this is should be on your to do list!
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“pendant hut” (23 reviews)
“via ferrata” (34 reviews)
“low's peak” (7 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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6 Lorong Api-Api 1 | Level 2 Menara MAA, Suit #01-03/04, Kota Kinabalu 88000, Malaysia
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"pendant hut"
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"via ferrata"
in 34 reviews
"low's peak"
in 7 reviews
"amazing experience"
in 8 reviews
"once in a lifetime"
in 5 reviews
"reach laban rata"
in 3 reviews
"average fitness"
in 3 reviews
"climb down"
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"safety briefing"
in 5 reviews
"bunk beds"
in 3 reviews
"fear of heights"
in 4 reviews
"high altitude"
in 3 reviews
"mount kinabalu"
in 6 reviews
"starting point"
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"step by step"
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"professional outfit"
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"mountain guide"
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is an absolutely amazing experience! Although I admit I wish I added an extra nights sleep at the pendant hut, I can’t recommend this enough. Great fun!

Thank Teagan J
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Climbing Mt Kinabalu was absolutely incredible in itself, but completing the Low's Circuit Via Ferrata really topped it off! Mountain Torq was fantastic, the organisation was brilliant, the briefing was clear, accomodation clean and comfortable and all staff were very friendly and extremely helpful. I...More

1  Thank chloebrels
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Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

Awesome experience at 3500m! The training and safety briefing was well conducted and our guide, Hillary, was patient and attentive. All in all, highly recommended.

1  Thank Edward L
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Reviewed 2 May 2018

The whole experience was amazing! If you want magical views, great company, an immense sense of achievement and an adrenaline rush, you should definitely choose Mountain Torq! I travelled to Kinabalu National Park in April 2018 with a friend, and we knew from the moment...More

3  Thank PoppyB1982
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

I am so glad that I did this activity! It's really demanding...but extremely rewarding. I booked this activity as part of a 3D2N Mt Kinabalu climb package (solo) through a travel agent. I am kinda fit, but just at the level that doing exercise (group...More

1  Thank Rinn_Melbourne
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Reviewed 22 April 2018

We booked the "2 Days 1 Night Via Ferrata (Low's Peak Circuit)" tour. As the weather conditions were tough, both Via Ferrate routes were closed and we couldn't do the activity we paid for. When I asked Mountain Torq to refund at least the difference...More

1  Thank Eugene A
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Reviewed 2 March 2018

I love it. It is very good experience . Mountain Torq Via Ferrata is very very well prepared . The guides are very skillful. It was exciting but safe. All you have to do is focus , moving step by step and connect with the...More

3  Thank Flintstone2018
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Reviewed 23 February 2018

The trail had been designed and installed by professional European climbers. It is excellent in every aspect. Each component is over-sized and solidly attached. The guides inspect them carefully. The beginning of the trail is breath taking: it start with 45 degree of smooth rock...More

2  Thank xergiu
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Reviewed 21 February 2018

This was the first time I've experienced anything to do with walls, rocks and uneven surfaces. The patience and professionalism that the instructors displayed, made me feel safe and ensured that I was in good hands throughout my adventure on the via ferrata route. The...More

1  Thank Sheng Long O
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Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

I am not a great hiker. But when I heard about via ferrata, it really interested me. So 5 of us booked the activity which meant we were REQUIRED to stay at Pendant hut. The place wasnt great comparing to other options available. We needed...More

1  Thank Suppamas S
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