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Manukan Island

Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
+60 16-611 0816
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US$105.00*
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Manukan Island Day Trip from Kota Kinabalu
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US$62.00*
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Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park Snorkeling with Coral Flyer Zipline
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2-Tank Dive in Tunku Abdul Rahman Park
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good42%
  • Average22%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“fish” (248 reviews)
“sunset point” (30 reviews)
“jesselton point” (66 reviews)
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Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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+60 16-611 0816
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Having stayed at the Pacific Sutera, i arranged a day trip to the island with my wife and baby daughter. The weather was hot and a shirt speedboat trip onto the island is a around 10 mins. The island is full of tourists but the...More

Thank Aamar D
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Unless you're doing diving or snorkeling, a couple of hours is enough here. There's not a lot else to do, and food is expensive. Possibly worth staying a night or two to make best use of the island. Jet boat takes about 15-20 minutes from...More

Thank nzbear
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This Island was very busy. The coral was all dead, the water was clean and there were some fish to see but it is not worth dealing with the hordes of people.( many on tour groups with no sense of personal space or basic manners...More

1  Thank miiliemoo
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our second trip to Pulau Manukan. We had a very pleasant trip 3 years ago. We were drawn back to the island for 2 reasons. The secluded Manukan Sanctuary Lodge and the vibrant underwater world available for snorkelling. The island was not far...More

Thank Patrick T
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Manukan island are the place for family and friend day fun trip. 20 minutes from the Jesselton Point. The price of the boat are really cheap (including the insurance). We are glad the weather are hot and nice for the trip. You also must pay...More

1  Thank Shaf_Khaleed
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was glad I visited here after I'd been to Sapi. Although there were still a lot of tourists, it was not nearly as crowded as Sapi. The beach was beautiful and there was a lot more space for people than there was on Sapi....More

Thank itchyfeetbecky
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We travelled from sapi and the island is bigger and more developed with a resort. There is plenty of space for snorkelling and swimming. We had lunch here then spent the afternoon in the water. The snorkelling we didnt find to be as good as...More

Thank therewasanoldlady
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First do not do a tour!! We went to the jetty and got a return boat for rm 40 each the tours charge a minimum 150 for the same thing!! The island has restaurants serves alcohol has lovely swimming area but not so great snorkelling....More

1  Thank Cassandra S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Manukan Island is a beautiful island and is not as crowded as other islands. The water was so clear that we could easily see a lot of fish in the shallow water. Besides snorkeling, we also tried Sea Walking. It is a safe activity for...More

3  Thank novemberpooh
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great spot for a half day getaway from the busy town of KK. This is a very popular and famous island among the four in Tunku Abdul Rahman Park for snorkelling or simply relaxing by the beach. The facilities is good and beach is spacious...More

1  Thank Chrislcc
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Shida152
November 2, 2017|
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Response from Sharyn K | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are choices of villas for 2 very nice and close to everything. Cheaper options are backpacker type, still ok but lots of stairs to them 😎
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RenoCottee
January 22, 2017|
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Response from Nune B | Reviewed this property |
per head i think
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Mukesh S
November 2, 2016|
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Response from FoenixP | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't risk it if I were you. From my experience, the boat had never been on time to pick us up, the delaying time from half hour to hours difference. I also saw one agency sales refused to take a client because their... More
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