A jewel-like tiny island in the Sulu Sea, a 1.5 hour boat rides north of Sandakan; Lankayan has been declared part of an immense Marine Protected Area to adopt the eco-tourism concept. Unpopulated and covered by thick tropical island vegetation on its topside, this peaceful, untouched little bit of paradise is ringed by an endless pure white sandy beach, offering simply elegant and exquisite accommodation in all 23 wooden, roomy and perfectly appointed seafront chalets.
While the ideal destination for those who search for tranquility and relaxation in a virgin natural setting and for families with children, Lankayan Island is also becoming one of the hottest diving destinations on the map today: its dive sites - all just a few minutes away - boasting unbelievably colorful macro, fauna, fascinating wrecks and in season from March to May, regular sightings of gigantic and harmless whale sharks, the "dream date " of every diver in the world.
Situated within the Sea Turtle Corridor, Lankayan Island is also a nesting place and foraging ground for sea turtles; most commonly Green and Hawksbill Turtle. Therefore, guests will have a chance to see turtles nesting as well as new hatchlings of baby turtles released to the sea especially in season from June to September.
** The resort have 40 armed personnels based on the resort and doing the same rotation rounds – 24 hours.
** Resort provide land & boat transfer on the check‐in and checkout day only.
Come and dive here!
This tour rate is vacation rate (non-divers rate), should you participate in diving:
International Price table
|Beach Chalet|| |
Child: MYR 1120
Child: MYR 1532
Child: MYR 1943
Child: MYR 2355
|Water Chalet|| |
Child: MYR 1332
Child: MYR 1820
Child: MYR 2308
Child: MYR 2796
Malaysian Price table (LOCAL MALAYSIAN AND EXPATRIATE with valid Malaysian work permit)
|Beach Chalet|| |
Adult: MYR 1916
|Adult: MYR 2619 |
Child: MYR 1347
|Adult: MYR 3323 |
Child: MYR 1712
|Adult: MYR 4026 |
Child: MYR 2076
|Water Chalet||Adult: MYR 2289 |
Child: MYR 1170
|Adult: MYR 3128 |
Child: MYR 1602
|Adult: MYR 3967 |
Child: MYR 2034
|Adult: MYR 4806 |
Child: MYR 2466
|Beach Chalet||MYR 2382||MYR 3255||MYR 4128||MYR 5001|
|Water Chalet||MYR 2849||MYR 3891||MYR 4934||MYR 5977|
Rental Price for extra equipments or service
Dining Time Table
Breakfast: 7 am - 10:30 am
Lunch: 12:30 pm - 2 pm
Dinner: 7 pm - 8:30 pm
* The itinerary is for reference only, it subjects to any necessary changes in accordance to local requirements.
Recommend to take the earlist domestic flight from Kota Kinabalu to Sandakan.
As soon as you arrive Sandakan, our representative will be at the airport to meet/transfer you to Sandakan PSR Jetty by bus/van (approx. 35 minutes).
Leave Sandakan PSR Jetty for Lankayan Island by boat.
Boat will take approximately 1 hour 45 minutes depending on the sea/weather condition that day.
Free and leisure. Enjoy the nature and peaceful on island.
If you are diver, there will be 3 boat dives, and unlimited dives in front of Lankayan dive centre with own dive buddy.
Note: Number of dive depends on flight departure time the next day. (Please bear in mind the requirement of pre-flight surface interval the next day)
Check out and transfer to Sandakan PSR Jetty.
Transfer back to Sandakan airport or your respective hotel.
Min. Participant(s): 2 Persons To Go (child does not counted)
Tour location / Depart from: Sandakan . To reach Sandakan city, you have to take a domestic flight or bus express from Kota Kinabalu.
Recommend to book: 2 month(s) in advance
To book at least: 7 day(s) in advance
Cancellation & Refund Policy: No refund for any cancellation made.
Specialities: You may decide the joining date, no compulsory tips (If you are happy and satisfied with the journey and the tour guide service, it's always a nice way to express your appreciation with tipping, OR words of thanks is good enough).