The Super Kerbau (Super Buffalo) is a Trail Run Series that takes runners through jungle and village trails in selected parts of Sabah.
Organised by Borneo Ultra Trails, the race allows newcomers and experienced trail runners alike to be challenged.
This year, the race will take place in the beautiful rural setting of Tambunan Valley on Sunday, June 16 2019. The event base will be at Tandarason Resort and Country Club (TRCC), Tambunan.
Looking for a hotel to stay the night in Tambunan? At Beelik.com, you can find a list of our excellent hotel partners there, all waiting to welcome you.
But first things first, let us get to know Tambunan better!
Why yes, these are views of Tambunan!
Tambunan, also known as the Switzerland of the East, is one of the many interesting places worth exploring in Sabah. So it’s going to be an exciting adventure when you come to Tambunan and join the Super Kerbau race!
Once you set your foot in Tambunan, you will instantly be exposed to the evergreen land well preserved by the local people. For those city folks, you will be amazed by the paddy field scenery.
Among the major tourist attractions in Tambunan are Mahua Waterfall, Rafflesia Centre, Mount Trusmadi, Mount Wakid, Traditional Handicraft & Ginger Centre, Weekly Market, Tambunan Golf Club and Sinurambi.
So runners, rather than an early morning drive to Tambunan for the race on Sunday morning, we encourage you to take a relaxing drive to Tambunan on the Saturday before the race. Take time to enjoy the beautiful ambience of Tambunan, which you will definitely not get in the busy cities.
Now, time to find a nice place to stay for your visit. Check out below
Oh and by the way, these accommodations were visited personally by our team and worry not – each one focuses on giving you comfort and convenience at an affordable rate.
Located in Kampung Karanaan, along the Pegalan River, TRCC is a perfect breakaway from the city life. It is built in a village setting in a green environment. You can choose to stay in the traditional house or in an accommodation with modern architecture designs.
The 7-Lodge Tambunan offers you a comfortable and affordable accommodation in a friendly, homely atmosphere, an experience of a home away from home. Enjoy a cool night air followed by a refreshing early morning air as you enjoy your breakfast while listening to the forest birds singing.
Tambunan Rafflesia Hotel offers two different views to choose from. You can choose either paddy field view or village view and a bonus of cinematic mount Trusmadi mountain view. Parking area is spacious and equipped with a security guard to ensure a good night sleep.
Located in the middle of Pekan Tambunan (Tambunan town), Rafizah Inn is within walking distance to many restaurants, shops, a fitness center, the market and a bank. So when you stay here, you get to enjoy easy access to all that Tambunan has to offer.
Nestled in the heart of Tambunan, Tambunan Inn offers air conditioning in all rooms. It is easy to stay connected during your stay as free wifi is offered to guests. Each room has internet access (Wi-Fi), air conditioning and a desk. With its convenient location, the hotel offers easy access to the town’s must-see destinations.