An orangutan hanging from a tree in the Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre in Sepilok. Sabah. Sepilok is located about 45 km drive from the town of Sandakan in Sabah. Sepilok is known for the Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre in Sepilok. This center receives each day's visit at least three hundred tourists, but also Sepilok has a number of other important attractions. The orangutan center is located in the Reserve Kabili-Sepilok Forest, an area of virgin forest of 43 square kilometers on the outskirts of Sandakan Bay. The reserve is a special area of birds, over 250 species. From the tops of the trees and the masts will see the activity of the orangutans. In addition you will see a lot of plants like orchids and bromeliads. Routes linking the suspension bridge is a tremendously attractive special. Without doubt, Sepilok is the best place to discover the great treasures of nature that keeps the island of Borneo.