Location of Long Pasia Village 

Sabah Map

Long Pasia is a village situated in the district of Sipitang, Sabah. It is located in the south-western part of Sabah, adjacent to the border of Sarawak and Kalimantan. Long Pasia means ‘mouth of the red river’ in the Lundayeh language. Population of the village was approximately 600 people. The distance of Long Pasia by logging road from Sipitang is approximately 123KM.

To take a trip to Long Pasia Village, you will need at least 3 days and longer time is strongly recommended. From Kota Kinabalu City, it will take at least 2 hours on the road to Sipitang and from there at least 4 hours in a good 4x4wheel vehicle up the timber road to Long Pasia Village. The village facilities are Helicopter Landing pad, Clinic, Primary School, Church SIB, Library, Information Centre, Hostel for students and teachers, Malaysia Army Border Patrol, Immigration and Solar Lighting System. The village activities are farming, fishing, handcrafting and Hunting.

Ulu Padas refers to the headwaters of the Padas River. It is famous as one of the richest plant diversity sites in Borneo. Most visitors go to Ulu Padas to visit the Lundayeh villages of Long Pasia and Long Mio. The surrounding areas hold natural and historical treasures aplenty, including the beautiful Maga Waterfall, Sinipung Hill, Rekong Waterfall, Sinipung Lake and Reberuh Mekusul.

Several natural forest areas have been earmarked as potential areas to be developed as tourism attraction such as :-

  1. Maga-Pasia Waterfall (Ruab Maga)
  2. Peak at Bukit Rimau (Pegkung Sinipung)
  3. Estuary of Rekiran River (Pa’ Rekiran)
  4. Rekong Waterfall (Ruab Rekong)
  5. Pulau Waterfall (Pa’ Pulau)
  6. Pinasat River (Long Pinasat)
  7. Matang River – Kuala Bayur, Yang Abpe, Batu Narit, Kuala Palanuk, Popokon
    Yang Anang (Bukit Agathis)
  8. Taman Kerangas Long Pasia
  9. Sinipung Lake (Takung Sinipung)
  10. Other areas adjacent to Long Pasia Village and Long Mio Village to be developed

View of Long Pasia VillageLong Pasia VillageLong Pasia Village

Confluence of the Matang River and Pasia RiverMatang & Pasia River

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