Weather :

Time Required : Less than 1 hour

Timings : 5:00 AM - 11:00 PM

Signal Hill Observatory, Kota Kinabalu Overview

The Signal Hill Observatory Tower, located just outside the main town, is one of the most popular tourist landmarks of the state providing an absolutely astounding view of Kota Kinabalu.

The Signal Hill Observatory Platform is a high-roofed platform located shaped in the form of a UFO at the edge of Signal Hill overlooking Kota Kinabalu and the South China Sea. The observatory allows visitors to get a panoramic view of the Likas Bay and the Tanjung Aru areas surrounding it and provides one of the best scenic views of Kota Kinabalu.

Photos of Signal Hill Observatory

Signal Hill Observatory

Read More on Signal Hill Observatory

How to Reach Signal Hill Observatory Tower

The fastest way to reach Signal Hill Observatory is to take a cab from the Kota Kinabalu town directly to the tower. The cab ride will cost no more than RM 15 from any location within the Kota Kinabalu town.

If keen on having a bit of an adventure, walk from Jalan Istana through the Kota Kinabalu town field till Jalan Bukit Bendera. From there, it’s just a 10 minute smooth uphill walk till the Observatory.

Kota Kinabalu Packages

Compare quotes from upto 3 travel agents for free

Top Hotels Near Signal Hill Observatory

Signal Hill Observatory Reviews

Your rating

Have a Question on Signal Hill Observatory?

Ask a question from the travellers who have