Pandan Pandan island can offer an opportunity to unwind in its peaceful and private ambience. Separated from the mainland by just a mere distance, Pandan Pandan Island will captivate you with its mere beauty.
Pandan Pandan Island is encircled by fringing reefs which are largely intact. Just a stone's throw away from the mainland, you will be mesmerized by the variety of corals and marine life. You may stumble upon grouper, squids, baby barracudas and snappers. If lady luck is on your side, you may also be greeted by playful dolphins or mother turtles.
Kawa Kawa where you can discover one of Sabah’s icon, the Proboscis Monkeys. you will be greeted by the majestic view of Mount Kinabalu at the background and before long the sight of bouncy crowds of proboscis monkeys will engross river cruisers hence do not forget to bring your binoculars. Village panorama along the cruise will equally fascinate you. Further in the cruise, a dramatic view awaits as the sunsets and if you are lucky, even a slight drizzle will add colours to your excursion as the rainbow appears on the horizon. For the second cruise along river, the enchanting sight of Christmas lights emanating from fireflies in the thousands will brighten up the journey.
* The itinerary is for reference only, it subjects to any necessary changes in accordance to local requirements.
Meet at hotel lobby and transfer to Usukan Cove.
Arrive Usukan Cove and enjoying the local refreshment.
Gear up, program & safety briefing will be conducted by Dive Master.
Learn diving at beach (beach dive) - first dive.
* Leisure Diving – Begin first boat dive.
Second dive at different dive sites.
BBQ lunch will be served.
Additional 3rd boat dive (Optional – with a fee) or reef snorkeling around the bay area
Extra Activities: Coral Transplanting Briefing & Demo, Traditional Net Fishing “Merambat” Demo and Kayaking.
Back to Usukan Cove to freshen up and light refreshment.
Transfer to boat jetty.
Safety and program briefing enjoying the local refreshment.
River cruise enjoy viewing Proboscis Monkey and sunset view.
Return back to jetty and dinner will be served.
Transfer to other jetty for fireflies night river cruise.
Depart for Kota Kinabalu city.
Reach Kota Kinabalu city, transfer back to hotel / lodge.
Min. Participant(s): 2 Persons To Go (child does not counted)
Tour location / Depart from: Kota Kinabalu
Recommend to book: 1 month(s) in advance
To book at least: 3 day(s) in advance
Cancellation & Refund Policy: No refund for any cancellation made within 1 day from the tour date, 90% of full payment will be refunded if cancel 2 days and above. No refund for those tours which involve accommodation.
Tour Type: Sit-In-Coach basis (SIC). This tour is not private tour, you will share the trip with other guests come from different countries. Please notify us upon booking if you are looking for private tour, surcharge might be applied.
Insurance: Tourist transportation insurance included. Please contact your insurance agency for personal travel insurance.
Pickup Service: Pickup service will be provided from the hotel/hostel/lodge that you are staying. Please wait at lobby while the tour guide will find you when he/she arrive. Dropoff service will be provided after travelling, please notify us upon booking if your dropoff location is differ from pickup location.
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).