Dive wrecks dating from the Second World War as well as being known for its dugongs.

Location : Kota Belud
Tour Type : Day Trip Tour
Tour Duration : Full Day

Mantanani Island Day Trip

Location : Kota Belud
Contact : +6012-833 7657
Tour Type : Day Trip Tour
Tour Duration : Full Day
Minimum Participant : 2 person
Charge Per Person : Yes
Price Per Adult : Snorkeler (non-diver) :
RM220nettDiscover Scuba Diver (non-Certified Diver) :
RM510nettDiver (Certified Diver) :
Price Per Children : RM160nett (3 to 11 years old)

Infant age 3  years below – FOC

The Mantanani Islands 美人鱼岛  form a small group consist of 3 islands namely Pulau Mantanani Besar (Big Mantanani Island, Pulau Mantanani Kecil (Small Mantanani Island) and Pulau Lungisan. The islands boast of crystal clear blue waters filled with varieties of marine life and white sandy beaches making it a popular site for snorkeling, recreational diving as there are three nearby dive wrecks dating from the Second World War, as well as being known for its dugongs!

This is one of the many highlights that attracted many visitors would be the Sea Cow spotting. Sea Cows which is locally known as Dugongs, resides in the island but they are shy mammals with a population that is on the brink of extinction. You would be very lucky if you are able to spot one during your trip at Mantanani!

Due to the nature and adventurous nature of the tour, children under 5 years old are not encouraged to participate in the tours.
Age limit for diving with compressed air is 12 years old and above.
Additional RM30 surcharge for single traveller.
Pick-up place: Kota Kinabalu Area.
Additional charges of RM10.00 per person (adult/child) are chargeable for transport pick up from Nexus Resort and Shangri-la Rasa Ria Resort.
Additional charges of RM40.00 per person (adult/child) are chargeable for transport pick up from Raintree Beach & Golf Resort & Kinarut Area.
Timing of pick-up is subject to change according to traffic condition. All timings are estimated and for reference purposes only. Actual timing will be provided prior to your departure.

Kota Kinabalu / Kota Belud
0800hrs : Pick-up at your hotel lobby, transfer by coach or van to Kuala Abai Jetty, Kota Belud. Estimated travel time will be 1 hour & 45 minutes.
0945hrs : Arrival at the Jetty and depart for 1 hour boat-ride to Mantanani Island
1045hrs : Upon arrival, freshen up… suit up for water activities (snorkeling, leisure diving, discover scuba diving).
1230hrs : Back for lunch
1500hrs : Depart back to Kuala Abai Jetty. Upon arrival to jetty, a coach or van will be ready to transfer back to Kota Kinabalu and then to your respective hotel.
Snorkelling Activity & Non-Divers Itinerary
1045hrs : Upon reaching Mantanani Island, gear up and proceed to board boat for the 1st snorkeling site. Mask and fins will be issued by the crew.

Explore the rich varieties of underwater lives.

1230hrs : Return back for a sumptuous lunch.
1330hrs : After lunch, continue to the second snorkelling site or relax & enjoying the scenic view of Mantanani on the beach where you can also go for a dip around the house reef.
Discover Scuba Diving Activity Itinerary (For Non-Cert Divers)
1045hrs : Arrival. After gearing up, a safety briefing will be given by our Dive Instructor/Master.

After necessary briefing, proceed to your 1st Dive around the beach to familiarize with the equipment and learn basic skills.

After that, proceed to the 2nd Dive. Your Dive Instructor/Master will supervise you for an unforgettable underwater adventure with care and safety in mind.

1230hrs : Return back for a sumptuous lunch.
1330hrs : Free & easy after lunch and enjoy the white sandy beach and scenery of Mantanani.
Leisure Diver Activity Itinerary (For Certified Divers)
1045hrs : Arrival. After gearing up, a safety briefing will be given by our Dive Instructor/Master.

After necessary briefing, proceed to the 1st Dive site on boat for 1st Dive.

1230hrs : Return back for a sumptuous lunch.
1330hrs : Get ready for a 2nd dive. Proceed to the 2nd Dive site on boat.

Important Things to Note

For safety reasons, tour and activities are dependent on SEA & WEATHER CONDITIONS. We reserve the rights to CANCEL or POSTPONE the tour or any activities if we deem there is an absence of a safe operating environment.

Due to the nature of the tour as well as the journey which involves overland and sea transportation, we do not recommend it to anyone who has pre-existing medical conditions that will normally preclude him/her from taking part in activities of similar nature. Children below 5 years old are also not encouraged. We reserve the right to refuse service where we deem appropriate.

Liability Release Form MUST be understood and signed by the participant before the tour and activities commence.

You might get WET during the boat journey, so please be sure to pack and stow your belongings properly during the journey. Dry bags or plastic bags for waterproofing are recommended. You may like to bring along rain coat in case of rain or to protect against splashes during the boat ride.

We will not be liable for any damage to your belongings caused by exposure to elements of nature such as weather and sea conditions.

Kindly note that you are responsible for the safe keeping of your belongings at all time. We do not encourage guests bringing along electronic devices, valuables and important documents.

Please check with us if you have any special dietary request, e.g. vegetarian. We however do not guarantee that we will be able to meet all requests.

Departure time is approximate and varies from different hotels due to traffic conditions, please reconfirm with our staffs.

Stayinsabah.com reserves the right to alter routes, timetables, itineraries and accommodation reserved should conditions beyond our control render it necessary.

The tour, transportation, and services are conducted by a destination supplier.

All reservation MUST provide the following information for security reasons: Name as per passport, Passport Number, Nationality & Gender.

Recommended to Bring

Log book and diver certification card (For Diver Only)
Sun block lotion
Suitable outfit for diving
Extra Change of Clothing
Personal toiletries
Insect Repellent
Hat / Cap

Recommended Attire

Bathing Suit
Quick Dry T-shirt
Sun hat/Cap
Sandals/Flip Flops