Mantanani island with dream resort - Snorkeling

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What To Expect

Mantanani Islands is a group of three isolated located northwest of Kota Belud, about an hour’s drive from the state capital of Sabah, Kota Kinabalu. The islands boast of crystal clear blue waters filled with a myriad of marine life and white sandy beaches fringed by coconut palm trees making it an excellent destination for snorkelling. One of the main reasons that Mantanani Islands is popular for local and tourists alike is because of its picturesque scenery, cool breezes and serene environment. Joining this tour, you may rest at a newly built resort offering you comfortable accommodation at a very affordable price. It boasts pristine crystal clear waters and white sandy beaches. You will take relaxing moments there to get unforgettable memories back home.

Description

DAY 01
Between 06.45 am – 07.00 am Pick up from your hotel and depart to Marampayan jetty, Kota Belud. Journey takes approx. 1.5 hours
08.30 am Arrival at Jetty
09.00 am Boat ride to Mantanani Island which takes about 40-60 minutes depending on sea condition
10.00 am Arrival at Mantanani Island. Breakfast.
11.00 am Begin Snorkeling. Activity time is about 40 minutes
12.00 pm Lunch (Buffet)
02.00 pm Begin Snorkeling. Activity time is about 40 minutes
03.00 pm Free at leisure. You are free to play beach volleyball, take a stroll along the beach or simply relax by the beach.
05.00 pm Take a short 15-minute walk to the local fishing village to experience the villagers' simple lifestyle,?followed by witnessing the stunning sunset views by the jetty of the fishing village if weather permits.
07.00 pm Dinner (Buffet)
08.30 pm Resort arrangements for entertainment such as "Crab Music" and in search of "Blue Tears"
09.30 pm Free at leisure

DAY 02
07.30 am Breakfast, free at leisure
10.00 am Check out and keep your luggage at restaurant area.?
11.00 am Begin Snorkeling. Activity time is about 40 minutes.
12.00 pm Lunch (Buffet)
03.30 pm Depart Mantanani island by boat back to Marampayan jetty
06.30 pm Depart for your hotel in Kota Kinabalu City

Highlights

  • Mantanani island
  • Dream resort
  • Snorkeling discovery

Schedule

  • Duration: 2D1N. From 07.00 am – 07.30 pm
  • Departure point: Your Kota Kinabalu city hotel
  • Returning point: The departure point.

Include

  • Accommodation of Kumai Backpackers. 2-way land & boat transfer between: KK city – Jetty – Mantanani island – Jetty – KK city.
  • Full board meals and drinking water.
  • Dive lodge facility
  • Snorkeling package: 3 guided snorkeling sessions, Snorkeling equipment rental, Dive boat and snorkeling guide, 5 meals (served buffet), free KTV service, 24 hours Wifi.

Exclude

  • Tips
  • Alcoholic drinks
  • Airfares
  • Any items not mentioned or specified in the packages

Please Note

  • Min: 02 PAX
  • This tour is for snorkeler (non-diver). Twin share at Dugong House.
  • Extension night inclusive of Lodging, meals and 2 snorkeling sessions only
  • Additional 2 USD per pax for transport pick up from Nexus resort and Shangri-la Rasa Ria resort.
  • Additional 10 USD per pax for transport pick up from Tuaran beach resort/Kinarut area
  • For safety reasons, the trip may cancel/turn back halfway if the weather or sea condition is deemed unsafe for the journey to proceed.

Things to bring:

  • Log book and diver certification card (For Diver Only)
  • Pocket Money
  • Sun block lotion
  • Suitable outfit for diving
  • Extra change of clothing
  • Personal toiletries (Very Basic toiletries are provided at the Lodge)
  • Insect repellent
  • Hat / Cap
  • Raincoat
  • Plastic Bags to protect your electronic devices or important document from getting wet
  • You may wish to bring along some food/snacks with you

Things to note:

  • Participant must be physically fit as this is an adventure tour.
  • The boat journey to Mantanani Island may not be suitable for pregnant women as the boat ride may be bumpy depending on the sea condition.
  • 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.
  • We do not encourage you to book your flight on the day you depart Mantanani Island back to Kota Kinabalu. This is due to unpredictable sea and weather conditions that may result in cancellation of boat out from Mantanani Island to the mainland. We and the Resort management will not be held liable for your missed flight. However, your additional night stay and food will be provided for by the resort. Please see terms & 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.
  • Due to the nature and adventurous nature of the tour, children under 5 years old are not encouraged to participate in the tours.
  • 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.
  • Snorkeling schedules and regulations: There are 2 scheduled boat snorkel a day, one in the morning and one in the afternoon.
  • Special rules for protecting turtles: Snorkelers are to refrain from touching, teasing and restraining turtles under water because turtles are air breathers and can be drowned if panicked or cornered. Anyone riding or restraining turtles will sit out the next dive.

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