3D2N Kota Kinabalu City & Island Fun Package - Family Package D


REGION: Kota Kinabalu
DURATION: 3 Days 2 Nights
PICK UP POINT: Kota Kinabalu International Airport
PICK UP TIME: Depends on Your Flight Arrival Time
DROP OFF POINT: Kota Kinabalu International Airport
DROP OFF TIME: Depends on Your Flight Departure Time
* All timings are estimated and for reference purposes only. Actual timing will be provided prior to your departure.

Tour highlights

  • Visit beautiful Manukan & Sapi Islands
  • Snorkeling Equipment Included
  • Hotel Pickup / Drop Off
  • Free & Easy to Explore Kota Kinabalu Filipino Market & Night Market 


Kota Kinabalu City
After much name-changes, from Deasoka (below coconut tree), Singgah Mata (pleasing to the eye) and Api-Api (fire), the locals finally settled with crowning this coastal town, Kota Kinabalu.
Tied to the coast overlooking the South China Sea, Kota Kinabalu is a city of color and vibrancy. It exudes character with warm smiles, lush greenery and stunning sundowns along its sandy shores. Being a coastal town, most visitors can experience the best of both worlds, from sea to sky with plentiful of things to do in between.

Tunku Abdul Rahman Islands
A 15 minute boat ride from Kota Kinabalu City takes you to good times and salty adventures on Tunku Abdul Rahman marine park., a cluster of 5 jungly humps dotting Sabah’s west coast. With 4, 928 hectares of designated protected area, it definitely isn’t short in supply of swaying palm trees, crystal clear waters, sun soaked shores and seascapes teeming with marine-life.

Optional Activities:

  • Nature Trekking to Sunset Point
  • Beach Picnics
  • Beach Volley Ball
  • Bird Watching
  • Snorkeling
  • Scuba Diving
  • Discover Scuba Diving (Introductory course)
  • Ocean Kayaking
  • Kong Boat
  • Fish Feeding
  • Jetskiing
  • Banana Boat Ride
  • Parasailing

Sapi Island
Sapi Island, which is shaped like a star, is smaller than Manukan, but is the 2nd most developed and popular island of the Tunku Abdul Marine Park (TARP). The island boasts white sandy beaches and crystal clear turqoise waters. Voted as one of the best snorkeling spots among the TARP islands, there are many colourful fishes and corals that you can find here. There is a sand bank to the north of the island, which, at low tide, makes it possible to cross over to the south western tip of Gaya island.

Optional Activities:

  • Sapi Jungle Trekking (30 mins return)
  • Beach Picnics
  • Beach Volley Ball
  • Bird Watching
  • Snorkeling
  • Scuba Diving
  • Discover Scuba Diving (Introductory course)
  • Ocean Kayaking
  • Fun Fishing
  • Fish Feeding
  • Jetskiing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Banana Boat Ride
  • Parasailing
  • Sea Walking


Type of Activity Minumum Pax Price
Banana Boat Ride 4 MYR 45 / pax
Fly Fish 2 MYR 75 / pax
Parasailing (Single) 1 MYR 106 / pax
Parasailing (Double) 2 MYR 190 / pax
Jet Skiing (Per Half Hour) 1 MYR 175 / unit
Kong Boat 3 MYR 75 / unit
Sea Walking Activity 1 MYR 150 / pax


  • This price list acts as a guideline only. Price subject to changes.
  • All payments will be made directly to the sea sports operators.
  • No prior booking required.
  • Sea sports will not be conducted during bad weather for the safety reasons of the guests.

Sample itinerary

Day 1 - Arrive in Kota Kinabalu / Free & Easy

Warmest greetings at Kota Kinabalu Airport!  Transfer to Kota Kinabalu city hotel.  

After checking in to hotel, feel free to explore and enjoy the small rustic city and nightlife. 

Overnight in 4-Star The Luma Hotel (or similar).

Meals : Accommodation : The Luma Hotel (or similar)

Day 2 - Beautiful Twin Island Hopping

Rise and Shine, for an early start to a day of fun in the sun! You will be greeted at the lobby by our friendly guides and then whisked to the jetty where the adventure really begins.

Upon arrival at the jetty, hop on for a short 20 minute boat ride headed to the first island-stop!  Hold on to those sun-hats, its going to be a fun ride.  At Sapi island, soak up on some vitamin D, go for a dip in the crystal clear waters, dig those toes deep in the warm sand and indulge in the tranquil vibes of it all.

Jump back on a speedboat which will transfer you to Manukan island, where the fun & relaxation continues.  Tropical bliss must’ve worked up an appetite. Enjoy a buffet lunch by the pristine beach and after lunch, you are free to explore the island or continue your sea sports activity.

As evening creeps in, prepare to pack up and standby by the island jetty for a return boat ride to Kota Kinabalu jetty and onward transfer to your hotel.

Overnight in 4-Star The Luma Hotel (or similar). 

Meals : Breakfast / Lunch Accommodation : The Luma Hotel (or similar)

Day 3 - Depart From Kota Kinabalu

After breakfast, check out of the hotel and transfer to the airport for your flight. 

Meals : Breakfast

Meals 02 Breakfast, 01 Lunch
Accommodation 2 Nights stay in 4-Star The Luma Hotel or similar
Include Return Airport Transfers (Seat-in Coach), Daily Breakfast, Meals as Stated, All Entrance Fees, Snorkeling Equipment, Return boat transfers, Return Hotel Transfer (Seat-In-Coach), 01 Local English-speaking guide
Exclude Airfares, Tipping fee, Alcoholic Drinks, Personal Expenses, any items not mentioned.
  • Sun block / Tan lotion
  • Hat / Cap
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Towel
  • Swimming attire
  • Sandals or Slippers
  • Drinking water
  • Baby Car Seats (for infant aged 0-2) and Child Booster Seats (for children aged 3-11) are available for rental. Please check with your tour consultant for availability.
  • Please do not bring valuables as there are no lockers on the islands.
  • Boat journey to the Island may not be suitable for individuals who have any of the following conditions but not limited to: heart or lung conditions, recent surgery, back or spinal surgery, back problems/injury/fracture, arthritis, osteoporosis or other similar spinal/pelvic diseases. Pregnant women are also not recommended as the boat ride may be bumpy depending on the sea condition. If you are having similar issues as above, kindly consult your physician before you enrol in this activity.
  • We will not know when is the jelly fish season as it varies. Usually it occurs during mid of the year or/and end of the year. Just be extra careful and inform our guides should you be bitten. Our guides are first aid trained.
  • Jelly bugs are common in the water but they are usually harmless and it will just cause some slight itch.
  • The two islands that you will be hopping to are Manukan Island and Sapi Island. Occasionally, we may change one of the islands to Mamutik. It depends on the crowd, water, jetty and or logistics situations, and this will be decided by our experienced operation team. Kindly note that we have stopped going to Sulug Island due to safety reasons such as water currents and damaged jetty.
  • Standard check-in and check-out times for most hotels & resorts are 1400 Hrs & 1200 Hrs. However, check-in & check-out times may vary depending on each accommodation. So kindly check with us to get accurate check-in & check-out times of your accommodation.
  • Effective as of 1st September 2017, the Tourism and Culture Ministry of Malaysia will be implementing a Malaysian Tourism Tax (TTX). Foreign tourists will be required to pay a flat rate of MYR 10 per room per night regardless of accommodation star level. The TTx is to be paid upon check-in. Malaysians or permanent residents residing in Malaysia are exempted from TTx and is required to present a valid identification upon check-in for the exemption.
  • This package is based on join-in basis of shared guide and transport vehicle.  Private Guide or Tour is available upon request at a reasonable fee.  Please inform us when making the bookings.
  • Departure time is approximate and varies from different hotels due to traffic conditions, please reconfirm with our staffs. Should the transport be delayed, please call the relevant telephone number as stated on the voucher before making alternative arrangements.
  • Amazing Borneo Tours reserves the right to alter routes, timetables, itineraries and accommodation reserved should conditions beyond our control render it necessary.
  • Tipping is like giving a hug. Although it’s never expected, it’s always very much appreciated.
  • Everyone needs a little bit of vitamin "sea"! Islands are one of Sabah's most sought after attractions, and they do tend to get a little bit crowded during the Weekends, Public Holidays, and Peak Seasons from July - August.
  • Your belongings may get wet. You can bring along waterproof bags such as dry bags or plastic bags to keep your belongings nice and dry!
  • Before going out for some fun in the sun, you may bring along some SPF50 sunscreen and an umbrella to protect your skin.
  • For any Island tour, if you're interested in water sports (ie banana boat, seawalking, parasailing, etc), be sure to bring along a little bit of extra cash as these activities are not included in our tour package.