Sepilok is not really a city nor a small village. It is mainly an area with (beside the tourist spots) some local houses scattered around. Sepilok got two main roads; Jalan Sepilok (the biggest road) and Jalan Fabia. This are the main roads to navigate by. Sepilok Is only 25 km away from the city Sandakan. Most people tend to stay in Sandakan en take a taxi to Sepilok which will bring you to Sepilok in approximately 30 min. There is also a bus that goes from Kota Kinabalu to Sepilok. This ride will take about 6 hours.
Sepilok is located at the edge of Kabili forest reserve. Kabili forest reserve is a 43 square kilometers forest reserve and the home of a lot of wildlife. This location near the Kabili forest reserve is also the reason why a lot of wildlife centres are located here. We’ve summed up the places we know.