Mengalum is an island situated betwen 50-60km from Kota Kinabalu and located on the West Coast Division of Sabah in the South China Sea on Malaysia. It is a remote island paradise surrounded by fine white sandy beaches with clear waters. The island is well known among anglers as it is a well known deep sea fishing ground and a fishing location for the annual Sabah International Fishing Tournament. This island is becoming well-known among tourists too after it opened to public in 2010.
It is also known as 'anchor island' because there is an mysterious anchor being left behind more than a hundred years ago. The large anchor has been one of it's minor attraction and symbol. There's been alot of rumours that the anchor was left by one of Ferdinand Magellan's fleet but it hasn't been proven.Snorkeling in Mengalum can be interesting as there are a abundant of fishes such as groupers, snappers, clownfishes and many other reef fishes with a majority of colorful hard corals, like, staghorn corals, lettuce coral, table corals.
* The itinerary is for reference only, it subjects to any necessary changes in accordance to local requirements.
Pickup and transfer to jetty.
Take a boat ride to Mengalum Island.
Arrive at fishing point and start fishing.
Enjoy lunch on boat and snorkeling at Mengalum Island.
Continue fishing activity.
Finish fishing activity and depart to mainland.
Arrive Mainland and transfer back to hotel.
Min. Participant(s): 4 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: 7 day(s) in advance
Cancellation & Refund Policy: Over 14 days (from date of departure) charge 30% of Tour fare; 7 to 14 days (from date of departure) charge 50% of tour fare; Less than 7 days (from date of departure) charge full tour fare. 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).