Sapi Island is one of the most popular places in Sabah to swim, snorkel and relax and it is just 20 minutes boat ride away from Kota Kinabalu. The moment one arrives at the jetty, crystal clear water of the sea with school of fish numbering in thousand can be seen swimming around the jetty. Among them are Napoleon fish and Parrot fish.
After passing through the park entrance, most visitors will head off to the short white sandy beach which stretches from the jetty to the western rocky cliff. Wooden tables and seats are provided put there are not many, some visitors might have to use floor mate to settle down their belongings.
Manukan Island is the second largest island in the Tunku Abdul Rahman National Park. Manukan Island has some good stretches of beaches on the southern coastline. The best beach is on the eastern tip of the island. Offshore of Manukan are coral reefs, which is ideal for snorkelling, diving and swimming. Out of the five islands making up Tunku Abdul Rahman National Park, Manukan Island features the most developed tourist facilities that includes 20 units of chalets, a clubhouse, and few restaurants and a diving centre. Recreation facilities include a swimming pool, football field, Volleyball and Sepak Takraw courts. Infrastructural facilities include support-water, electricity, desalination plant, sewerage system, and even a solar public telephone. It is covered in dense vegetation and has hiking trails.
Watersports rates for your reference:
|Banana boat||2||MYR 40 / person|
|Fly Fish||2||MYR 80 / person|
|Parasailing||2||MYR 110 / person for 15 minutes|
|Jet Ski||2||MYR 250 / person for 30 minutes|
|Discover Scuba Diving||2||MYR 250 / person for 40 minutes|
|Sea Walking||2||MYR 280 / person for 30 minutes|
Above watersports could be arranged at either one island, no prebook is required.
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* The itinerary is for reference only, it subjects to any necessary changes in accordance to local requirements.
Pickup from hotel, proceed to jetty and take boat ride towards Manukan Island.
Be mesmerized by the colorful fishes transparent by the crystal clear blue sea and vast greeneries surrounding the island.
Packed lunch will be served at Manukan Island.
Transfer to Sapi Island. Free at leisure for relaxing, or an option for water sports.
Transfer back to mainland.
Send back to hotel.
Min. Participant(s): 1 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: 1 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).