Pulau Tiga + Membakut Firefly Day Trip
Pulau Tiga is also known as ‘Survivor Island’, after it was made the location for popular television series, ‘Survivor’. Pulau Tiga is a quaint island retreat that offers opportunities to experience nature and at the same time enjoy the serenity of this pristine and unique island off the coast of Borneo.
Three islands make up Pulau Tiga Park, they are Pulau Tiga (Survivor Island), Pulau Kalampunian Kecil or better know as ’Snake Island’ and Pulau Kalampunian Besar (sands pit). Pulau Tiga located just 10 km off shore on the West Coast of Sabah.
There’s plenty to see and do here – spend the sunny days swimming or snorkelling in its clear turquoise waters, explore its underwater treasures via the many diving courses available around the island, indulge in some water sports or simply relax by the beach just enjoying the sun, the sights and sounds of the ocean. You can even take a nature trail trek to a Mud Volcano area to experience the mud bath!
Due to the unpredictable rough sea conditions, expecting mothers (especially during the early stage of pregnancy) is not suitable to join this tour.
Membakut is known for its abundance of firefly in the area. Cruise along the lush mangrove river in search for wildlife animals. One of them is the Proboscis Monkey which are one of the endemic species in Borneo! Enjoy the sunset by the beach and have your photo taken by our professional tour guide. After dinner , proceed with the the fireflies viewing tour and also the main highlight of this trip. At first you will be surrounded with darkness, but as you proceed through , the fireflies will start to gather and illuminating the dark space. Almost as if the stars have decide to pay you a visit from the sky. The boat will stop for a moment for you to take pictures or videos of the fireflies before continuing with the tour.
Both this tour creates a perfect day trip awaiting for you to experience!
Itinerary* The itinerary is for reference only, it subjects to any necessary changes in accordance to local requirements.
Pickup Time & Transport Fee
How to Pay
Pay on travelling day
No advance payment is required, simply pay cash in Ringgit-Malaysia to tour guide. However, you still need pay in full for any cancellation made 1 day prior to tour date.
Accep Visa and MasterCard credit card, Malaysian bank transfer, Paypal, FPX, Alipay. 2.3% surcharge apply. Please be noted that 2.3% processing fee is non-refundable in case there is cancellation 3 days after the payment made.
Online banking through your Malaysia Bank Account
for International guests:
Use WISE - a Fast & convenient global transfers service, better exchange rate than conventional bank Telegraphic Transfer; No 2.3% processing fee; Generally we would receive your payment in same day.
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: 5 day(s) in advance
Cancellation & Refund Policy: Not refunable for any cancellation made.
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).