Pulau Tiga - Survivor Island Day Trip


REGION: Kota Kinabalu / Kuala Penyu
PICK UP POINT: Papalu Villa, Kuala Penyu
PICK UP TIME: 09:15 Hrs
DROP OFF POINT: Papalu Villa, Kuala Penyu
DROP OFF TIME: 15:15 Hrs
* All timings are estimated and for reference purposes only. Actual timing will be provided prior to your departure.

Tour highlights

  • Explore Survivor Island
  • Visit Snake Island
  • Enjoy Sand Spit Island's beach
  • Relax at the Volcano Mud
  • Snorkeling in the clear water
  • Lunch & Hi-Tea provided

Sample itinerary

Day 1 - Pulau Tiga- Survivor Island Day Trip

  • Good morning! Your adventure starts at Papalu Villa in Kuala Penyu. Hop on the 25-minute boat ride to Pulau Tiga - Survivor Island.
  • Visit some slithering serpents at Snake Island before going for a dip and snorkel along the house reef. Step up your Instagram game and snap some eye-catching shots when making a pit stop at the sandy beach of Sand Spit Island!
  • Lunch is served! 
  • Take a short trek to the famous mud volcano for therapeutic skin pampering. Indulge in the natural mineral-rich mud, known for its rejuvenating properties, as you bask in the surrounding nature. 
  • Freshen up, pack up, and depart from the island back to Papalu Villa. Enjoy local hi-tea before heading back to your hotel. 
Meals : Lunch / Hi-tea

Meals 01 Lunch
Include Boat Ride, Snorkeling Equipment, Meals as Stated, Sabah Parks Fee, Jetty Fee and English Speaking Guide.

 (Life-jacket, snorkel, mask, and fins upon request and availability of size)
Exclude Hotel Pickup & Drop off, Land Transportation, Alcoholic & Carbonated Drinks, Personal Travel Insurance and Any Items Not Mentioned


  • Bathing suit
  • Quick Dry T-shirt
  • Shorts
  • Sun hat/Cap
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals/Flip Flops
  • Swim Wear
  • Insect Repellant
  • Sunblock lotion
  • Sun hat
  • Slipper
  • Change of clothes
  • Waterproof bag or backpack
  • Towel
  • Extra pocket money
  • The boat journey to this 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.
  • 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.
  • Liability Release Form MUST be understood and signed by the participant before the tour commences.
  • 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.
  • For safety reasons, the trip may get cancelled or revert halfway if the weather or sea condition is deemed unsafe for the journey to proceed. Therefore, we do not recommend you go on this trip if it is the same day as your departure flight in the event the weather does not permit the boat transfer to return to the mainland on the same day.
  • Should any unforeseen circumstances arise, we recommend you to carefully set out your own schedule with some leeway to ensure you do not miss your next activity.
  • Please check with us if you have any special dietary request, e.g. vegetarian. However, we do not guarantee that we will be able to meet all requests.
  • 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.