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Relax on some of the idyllic islands of the coast of Kota Kinabalu without stressing about the cost of a private charter on this small-group excursion. Catch a speedboat from Kota Kinabalu and zip around the South China Sea to beaches on nearby Sapi Island and Manukan Island. Swim and snorkel around the coral reefs, sunbathe on the shore or explore the coastal forests of Tunku Abdul Rahman National Park, a nature preserve on Manukan.
Snorkel equipment provided free of charge so you can jump straight into the water
Find out about other activities on these picturesque islands from your guide
Really relax in Sapi with a complimentary buffet lunch on the beach
Get to and from Kota Kinabalu jetty with round-trip transfers from your hotel
Take the short speedboat trip to Dinawanal Island and enjoy great relaxing, swimming and snorkeling. The island offer picturesque beaches and turquoise waters with colorful marine life and corals.Go snorkeling and walk on the white-sand beach during this relaxing day out that includes all transportation, use of snorkel equipment, seafood lunch and snacks, and hotel pickup and drop-off.
Looking to enjoy white sandy beach and swim in crystal clear blue water but not wanting to travel far from your hotel? This tour is right for you!
Enjoy two of the wonderful and popular island at Tunku Abdul Rahman Park - Sapi Island & Manukan Island . Tunku Abdul Rahman or T.A.R. Park is a marine park which consist of 6 islands, rich with marine life, islands with white sandy beaches and blue crystal water surrounding the islands and best of all, only approx 20min. boat ride from the city jetty.
Depart from the city hotel and the journey takes approximately 2 hours drive to the Southern part of Kota Kinabalu. Enjoy the scenic view as you pass through paddy fields, oil palm plantation and native houses among others.
- Experience the local way of life in several small towns
- Enjoy the amazing surroundings as you cruise down the river
- Witness the wildlife and see the many different monkey species in the wetlands
- Savor a delicious light refreshment and dinner and take some time to relax with great views around you
- Finish your day with the most memorable experience, admiring the unique dance of fireflies after sunset
Watch for Borneo's extraordinary wildlife on a jungle river cruise and firefly experience from Kota Kinabalu that includes a Malay dinner at a local restaurant. You'll cruise in the late afternoon, the perfect time to spot primates, crocodiles, and birds, then head out after dinner to see fireflies illuminate the river banks in a sparkling display. With pickup and drop-off at hotels in Kota Kinabalu, this Borneo river cruise is a great introduction to the jungled interior of Sabah.
Spot wildlife and fireflies on the banks of the Klias River on river cruise from Kota Kinabalu that goes deep into the protected Klias Wetland. The afternoon departure time ensures that you’ll arrive at the river as animals become most active, you’ll see a spectacular natural show when thousands of fireflies come out after sunset, and the night concludes with a traditional kampong-style dinner.
Escape the city and journey to the paradise islands off the coast of Kota Kinabalu on a hassle-free day trip to Manukan Island. Let a guide take care of transfers, entrance fees, and activities as you sit back, relax, and enjoy the white sands and crystal-clear waters of the island. You'll have chance to snorkel and hike in the jungle, and benefit from the in-depth knowledge of a guide.
You don't need a certification to scuba dive Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park, since this day-long PADI Discover Scuba Diving course gets you straight out to Borneo's spectacular coral reefs. After a briefing on scuba diving safety and technique, you'll hit the water at one of five islands in the marine park, diving alongside a certified PADI instructor. This PADI Discover Scuba Diving Course includes two reef dives, a surface interval on a gorgeous island, and all necessary equipment.
Take a day cruise from Kota Kinabalu for a chance to go snorkeling in the South China Sea. On this tour, you'll visit Tunku Abdul Rahman Park, a group of islands just off the coast. Hotel pickup and drop-off, lunch, and entrance fees are included.
Spend the day in paradise during this day trip to Manukan Island near Kota Kinabalu. Enjoy a range of activities during your beach sojourn, ranging from beach volleyball to sunbathing to snorkeling and more. Additional amenities like the island’s nearly 1-mile-long (1.5-km) walking trail, optional side visit to Sapi or Mamutik Island, and an included barbecue lunch help ensure a memorable day.
Spend a day of family fun venturing between the islands of Tunku Abdul Rahman National Park, just a short distance from Kota Kinabalu in the South China Sea. Immerse yourself in the splendors of these charming islands as you dive into the water and swim with the abundant marine life of Sabah.
- Exploration of national park & island group by boat
- Relaxing visit to popular islets around Kota Kinabalu
- Fun-filled day along white sandy beaches & clear blue water
- Opportunities to swim, snorkel & sunbathe as you like
- Delicious barbecue lunch prepared with local ingredients
1. The only 72-foot luxury yacht in Mantanani Island
2. Double-decker garden pier,Near the sea port,Just 5 minutes from the port.
3. 2 carefully selected snorkeling spots with professional diving coach.
4. Go on a Kawa River Cruise and enjoy its breathtaking scenery
5. Explore a stunning show of the fireflies after the sun sets
Spend some time deep in the jungles and wetlands of Malaysia, well away from the hustle and bustle of the city, on this full-day getaway. Spend the morning visiting the uninhabited Pulau Tiga, the setting of the very first season of Survivor. Explore the jungle, enjoy a rejuvenating bath in a mud volcano, and go snorkeling in the South China Sea. In the afternoon, head to the nearby Klias Wetlands for a cruise through the lush mangrove forests. Look out for proboscis monkeys, crocodiles, and many more native critters!
Escape to the wilderness for a thrilling afternoon and evening safari from Kota Kinabalu, including hotel pick-up. Cruise through the heart of the Klias Wetlands, keeping a lookout for rare Proboscis and Silver Leaf monkeys, vibrant birds and crocodiles along the way. After a delicious dinner of traditional village food, watch the sunset over the riverbanks and, if you’re lucky, bask in the glow of thousands of fireflies as they dance along the water.
Want to optimize your holiday in a day? Enjoy multiple activities including white water rafting, ATV ride by the beach and sighting fireflies in their natural habitat - all within Kota Belud.
Enjoy this countryside tour , a mere 2hours drive out of the city, spend the day having fun under the sun with exciting community based tourism activities. Kota Belud is known as Sabah's cowboy town as the locals used to ride on ponies and horses to the local Tamu (Market) and where the main economy activity are fishing and farming. This tour will take you through the country side while enjoying the local culture and sights of Kota Belud.
See baby barracudas, snappers, and more on a snorkel tour to Pandan Pandan Island. After pickup from your hotel, enjoy a scenic drive and short boat ride to the snorkel site. Explore the crystal clear waters and vibrant reefs with complimentary life vests and snorkel gear. Later, enjoy lunch and time to lounge on the secluded beach. You can also participate in additional water activities (own expense).
Fish for crabs in a mangrove forest on a full-day tour from Kota Kinabalu to Borneo Kellybays that combines a morning mangrove cruise with a free afternoon in a scenic resort. With optional activities that include kayaking, paddle boats, and banana boats, the day can be as relaxed or adventurous as you want, and you’ll find plenty of space to lounge on Borneo Kellybays’ pristine beach.
Malaysia is home to some of the best whitewater rafting in Asia, and visitors to Kota Kinabalu need not miss out. Take the strain off your legs after a day hiking Mount Kinabalu and give your arms a workout instead, with a grade three-to-four rafting trip on the Padas River. These rapids are suited for confident rafters, and offer the perfect mix of thrilling whitewater and rainforest views.
Pick up from the hotel and proceed for approximately 1½ hours drive to Kota Belud Jetty. Rice Fields, villagers and beautiful scenery can be seen along the way.
Upon arrival at the jetty, you are required to read and sign the liability waiver form.
Onboard and depart for about 45-minutes boat ride to Mantanani Island.
As you arrive at mantanani island, you can take a short-time break and change your swimming suites. After snorkeling or diving briefing, onboard and proceed For Snorkeling or scuba diving.
Back to the island and have lunch.
Get ready and depart back to Kota Belud jetty.
Arrive at the jetty.You may take shower and refresh yourself before return to Kota Kinabalu.
Arrive at the hotel.
There are only few tours that go to the Sea Gypsy water village and boat snorkelling. Most island tours only have one or two beach snorkelling in the different islands. In this tour, you'll get to do all of those plus a sumptuous seafood BBQ lunch at the water village.
From the protected islands of the Tunku Abdul Rahman Park, just minutes from Kota Kinabalu, to some of the world's top dive sites,it's all here.Find your own paradise of white sandy beaches backed by shady trees,then to snorkeling over coral reefs,try scuba diving,ride a banana boat,jet-ski,flying fish ,expirence the seawalking or simply lie back and watch hornbills falpping overhead.
1.Snorkeling is included in the package.
2.BBQ Lunch will be served at about 12:30,don't miss the time.
3.Jet-ski,flying fish,seawalking,parasailing and other water activities is optional on your own expenses.
Experienced divers will enjoy several dives within the Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park to witness Borneo's underwater world. Learn about the marine environment and its inhabitants from your guide throughout the tour by listening to guided commentary. Round-trip transportation makes for an easy door-to-door experience.
Tanjung Aru Beach, the most popular landmark in the capital city, owns one of the three most beautiful sunsets in the world, 15 minutes drive from the city centre of Kota Kinabalu, a great place to enjoy the sea breeze and enjoy the sunset.
Mangrove, a newly suburb, has a large number of fireflies well maintained original ecology.
Kota Kinabalu is close to downtown and is a very quiet island, so you can feel like a private beach, and the surrounding environment is so well maintained that you can see the clear sight even when enjoying snorkeling. Enjoy various snorkeling points and get Free hammocks, sunbeds and kayaks!
•09:00 Meeting at hotel lobby
•Getting ready for Dinawan Island Hopping Tour
•First-class snorkeling and kayaking
•Current knowledge lunch
•Secondary snorkeling, kayaking
•Free time after meal
•15:30 Go to hotel
* Schedule may change depending on local situation