Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park ~ Gaya Island Trek & Sapi Island
The Marine Park is a cluster of islands; Pulau Gaya, Pulau Sapi, Pulau Manukan, Pulau mamutik and Pulau Sulug. pulau Gaya hosts the Gayana Eco Resort, Bunga Raya Resort and the Gaya Island Resort by YTL. Visits to these premises require prior bookings. Pulau Sapi, Manukan and Mamutik host beach activities as well as snorkeling and diving. Island tours can be booked on the spot at the Jesselton Jetty except for diving which requires prior arrangements with a dive center. Island hopping is also an alternative.
09:00 hrs : Pick up from hotel and transfer to jetty. Board a 15-minute ferry ride to Gaya Island, the largest of five islands of Tunku Abdul Rahman park. Gaya Island is known to have some of the best lowland forests. Upon arrival, trek for about 1 1/2 hrs through coastal vegetation, mangrove swamp and lowland dipterocarp forest. Our guide will explain to you about the flora and fauna of this traopical island.
After you trek through this primary forest, pick up by boat an dtransfer to nearby Sapi Island, the smallest among the five islands and well known for snorkelling for its colorful marine life. Spend the day for your own leisure: Go swimming, snorkeling or just laze yourself or suntan at the white sandy beach. Short and simple trails are available for your own opytion if you wish. After lunch, continue your free leisure time before departure. Barbecue lunch is included.
1500 hrs : Board boat from island jetty to Kota Kinabalu mainland and transfer back to hotel
Price from RM250.00 per person (Minimum 2 persons).
* Offer valid till 31 March 2018.
- Hotel Pickup & Drop off
- English Speaking Guide/ Driver
- Entrance Fees
- Life Jackets
- Mask & Snorkel
- BBQ Lunch
- Insect repellent
- Drinking water
- sun block
- camera or video
- swim wear
- good walking shoes or sandals