Pulau Mantabuan is a volcanic made island and the smallest in the collection of islands that form Tun Sakaran Marine Park. Mantabuan nestles at a distance of 2km from Bodgaya, the largest island of the Park. Pulau Mantabuan is inhabited by a small, friendly community of Sea Gypsies (Bajau Laut), who live in houseboats or stilt houses built over coral reefs. Over here, it is not uncommon for visitors to be invited into their homes for a fresh coconut or two.
Bohey Dulang Island
Bohey Dulang is a mountainous island formed by the remnants of an ancient volcano.It is separated from Bodgaya, the biggest island in Tun Sakaran Marine Park, by a shallow channel.The crater forming Bohey Dulang is now flooded with seawater creating a large, majestic lagoon 25m deep.The southern side of the lagoon is open, but just below the aqua-coloured water’s surface is a long stretch of coral reef representing the southern crater rim. Bohey Dulang is a trekkers’ and birdwatchers’ favorite, offering fantastic views from its 353m peak. Birds are aplenty on the island. Is it possible to walk around the island at low tide on the beach. The island is 23km away from Semporna and has a superficy of 313 hectares. Bohey Dulang Island is remnants of an extinct volcano. The crater is now flooded with seawater to form a large lagoon.
Sibuan Island is said to be one of the most beautiful islands in the Celebes Sea.There are no resorts on the islands, and also no public facilities.But you need to register at Marine Park here . Toilet also available available here. A few sea gypsies live on the island with around 5 houses. Here also have Military Camp base. A visit to Sibuan Island is usually part of a day trip from one of the other islands part of a day trip from Semporna.Its will take 40 minutes boat ride from Semporna.This is first island for day trips before you will move the next island. Pulau Sibuan is especially great for swimming, scuba diving and snorkeling.
* The itinerary is for reference only, it subjects to any necessary changes in accordance to local requirements.
Meet up at Semporna Jetty.
Get register and take a boat ride to Bohey Dulang Island.
Arrive at Bohey Duland Island. You may take a hiking activity or snorkeling around Bohey Dulang Island.
Move to Mantabuan Island for leisure or snorkeling.
Move to Sibuan Island and enjoy your lunch.
Start snorkeling activity at Sibuan Island.
Transfer to Mainland.
Min. Participant(s): 1 Persons To Go (child does not counted)
Tour location / Depart from: Tawau (Semporna) . To reach Tawau city, you have to take a domestic flight or bus express from Kota Kinabalu.
Recommend to book: 1 month(s) in advance
To book at least: 7 day(s) in advance
Cancellation & Refund Policy: No refund for any cancellation made within 2 days from the tour date, 90% of full payment will be refunded if cancel 3 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).