Begin this enthralling trip by getting picked up from your hotel in Kuching at around 8.30 AM and drive for about 45 mins in
the direction of Damai beach.
Board a small boat and start your cruise at the
mouth of the Santubong & Salak Rivers. There is a chance to spot the
elusive and rare Irrawaddy dolphin, which is quite common in this area.
Aftermath head out to the South China Sea for
Satang Island. This island is part of the Talang-Satang National Park and is a
turtle nesting ground. Green Turtles and the rare Hawksbill Turtles lay their eggs
on Satang Island.
In the afternoon at around 1.30 PM enjoy a delicious packed lunch.
Continue your journey and witness turtle hatchery and get an idea of conservation work
being done to help these highly endangered sea creatures.
Once done, you can just relax on the white and beautiful sands of the beach or can indulge in the snorkeling activity and behold the beautiful marine life
At around 4.30 PM, head back to Kuching. En route you will
have a chance to spot birds at Tukong Ara Island, a protected islet that is a
breeding colony for various species of terns.
Get picked up from your hotel at around 9 AM and proceed to the Jesselton point jetty via provided transport from where you will be taken to Manukan Island in the boat, which will take around 15 minutes to reach.
With its white sandy beaches and clear waters, the island has a lot to offer.
Indulge in the snorkeling activity, swim or just relax on the white beautiful sand.
At around 12.15 PM, embark for the Sapi Island, where at around 12.30 PM enjoy a sumptuous BBQ lunch on the beach.
Aftermath, continue your snorkeling activity on the island or just relax along the beach.
Head back to the Jesselton point jetty at around 3.30 PM and get dropped off to your hotel in Kota Kinabalu.