For the train lover, this is one of the things
that they should not miss. Going on to the
only Borneo's Steam engine Train trip. The
train trip Start from Tanjung Aru Station to
Papar Town and return back. Guest on board
will have a chance to stop and visit Kinarut
town that used to be Called China Road but
due to the local people cannot pronouns
China road properly then Become Kinarut.
During the stop as well, guest onboard can
also visit the Chinese temple
Not far from the station.(20 minute stop).
Then continue to Papar town where another 20 minute
Stop, it is also place where the engine will go
on the turn table to be turn to different direction.
Heading back to Tanjung Aru station. Lunch will
be serve on board in "Tiffin" style.
Back to Tanjung Aru station around 1330hrs.
The Train is powered by charcoal. Currently there
are two engine that been use for the trip
That runs every Monday, Wednesday and Saturday.
Currently the train service was stopped for 1 year
for repairing the whole rail line .
I will post in this blog as soon as they start to
run the steam train again.