Mount Kinabalu, Malay Gunung Kinabalu, highest peak in the Malay Archipelago, rising to 13,455 feet (4,101 m) in north-western East Malaysia (North Borneo).
Is Mount Kinabalu the tallest mountain in Asia?
Mount Kinabalu, located in the Crocker Mountain Range in Sabah, is the highest mountain in Southeast Asia (between the Himalayas and New Guinea) and the 20th most prominent mountain in the world by topographic prominence. The summit of Mount Kinabalu, Low’s Peak, is located at 4095.2 m a.s.l. (6.075° N, 116.558° E).
What is the nicest month in Malaysia?
When is the best time to visit Malaysia? The months between March and October are considered the best time to visit the country. This period is characterised by mostly dry weather and clear skies.
Does Malaysia have a lot of mountains?
Mount Kinabalu, at 4,095.2 metres (13,436 ft), is the tallest mountain in Malaysia and is protected as Kinabalu National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Mount Kinabalu is 55% (by 1,453.2 metres (4,768 ft) margin) taller than Mount Trusmadi, Malaysia’s second tallest mountain.