Manukan Island Excursions

The Premier Island


One of the five stunning islands that make up the Tunku Abdul Rahman Park, the boomerang-shaped Manukan Island is the second largest island within the park, with excellent stretches of beaches and a good trail system around the island.

With crystal-clear waters and a colourful marine life, this island is an excellent venue for all kinds of water sports. The whole day is yours to enjoy at your leisure, whichever way you prefer - either picnicking, snorkelling, scuba diving or just relaxing on the beach.

Island Hopping

Visit 2 Island in a day

ImageOpposite Kota Kinabalu lies the T.A.R. Marine Park consisting of 5 idyllic tropical islands. A 15 -20 minute boat ride to any of the 5 islands is made easy by scheduled speedboat rides from the Sutera Harbour Marina. Visiting 2 of the 5 islands, this trip is suited for those who love the sea, sun and sand.

This 25-acre island offers you plenty of shade under the trees which lining up the seashores. White sandy beaches and calm crystal clear water make this island perfect for sunbathing, swimming and snorkeling. The coral reefs located only a few meters away from the beach give you the opportunity to discover its underwater haven.

Island Hopping & Snorkeling

Hop to any 2 Selected Island

ImageA visit any 2 island around Tunku Abdul Rahman Park. About 10-15 minutes boat ride. The first stop will be your choice of island. You will have time at leisure for snorkeling, swimming or explore the nature trail around the island.

After a fun day of snorkeing will enjoy the nice beach with white sand and the sparkling crystal clear water. Proceed to your next island. Have a sumptuous lunch at Mamutik. Spend the rest of the day at leisure for swimming or snorkeling in the crystal clear waters before your return to Kota Kinabalu.

Single Island Snorkeling

Choose either Manukan, Sapi, Mamutik or Padang Point


Your snorkeling Experience takes place at Tunku Abdul Rahmah Marine Park near Kota Kinabalu. Be amazed and astounded by the myriad of fascinating creatures in the underwater world.

Snorkeling is a popular activity for families, groups and friends on holiday in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah. Most people like to go snorkeling to see the underwater world. Enhances your overall snorkeling experience by providing guided snorkeling tours, pointing out interesting features and marine life and providing simple snorkeling tips and suggestions.

Discover Scuba Diving

PADI Discover Scuba Diving Experience


Have you ever wondered whats it like to breathe underwater. Then this is your first step to experience the underwater realm. If you are unsure whether to take up the scuba certification course, Discover Scuba Diving will let you try scuba to see if its for you. This program teaches you the basic of using scuba equipment in shallow waters at one of the islands of Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park.

Once you feel comfortable, our professionally trained PADI Instructors will guide you for an underwater tour to see the vibrant marine life we have to offer here in Kota Kinabalu.

Leisure Dives

Daily Dives Around TAR Marine Parks


For those who are certified scuba divers, we offer daily dives around Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Parks. We have more than 20 different dive sites suitable for beginners and advanced divers. Sea Quest offers 1 to 3 dives a day depending on your needs and schedule. We can also customize your dive packages for 2 or 3 days diving around Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Parks and its surrounding area.

The marine parks offers a variety of marine life from tropical reef fishes, Turtles, Rays and Eels. For the underwater photographers, TARP boost an abundant macro life such as Frogfish, Nudibranch, Seahorse, Mimic Octopus, Ghost Pipefish and many more. The surrounding reefs are covered with hard and soft corals depending on dive sites and gradually slopping down to a sandy bottom. Average depth is between 10m - 25m, usually very mild or no currents present.

PADI Open Water Course

Basic Certification Course


If you always wanted to learn to scuba dive, this is your first basic lessons to becoming a licensed diver. Sea has a team of professional PADI instructors to train you in the most comfortable and relaxed environment. The PADI Open Water Course is one of the most popular scuba course around which has certified millions of divers today.

TARP shallow waters, mild to no currents present, makes it one of the safest and easiest place to conduct the PADI courses.

Advanced & Professional PADI Courses

Experienced Diver Certification


Sea offers a wide range of PADI courses for those who wish to further their diving experience. Courses available are PADI Adventure Diver, PADI Rescue Diver, PADI Divemaster course and specialty courses.

Please ask our in house instructors for more details.


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