2D1N Stargazing & Snorkelling at Tip of Borneo, Kudat

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Availability

Everyday

Activity Duration

2 Days 1 Night

Nearest City

Kota Kinabalu City

Destination

Kudat

Language

english / malay

Suitable For

adult / child

Package Type

Join In Group

Pick Up Point

Your Hotel in Kota Kinabalu City

Pick Up Time

08:30AM – 08:45AM

Overview

Situated only 3 hours from Kota Kinabalu, Kudat is a hidden paradise for adventurers and nature lovers. Just 5 minutes walk from Merrimas Villa, you will be able to play around in a private beach and witness the encounter of both the South China Sea and Sulu Sea. Slip into the clear waters of Kudat and explore the magnificent plethora of vibrant and colourful marine life, such as coral reefs, clownfish, rainbow fish, jellyfish and starfish.

When the night falls, prepare your binocular, telescope and camera as you’d get surprised by how much of the Milky Way you can see amidst the clear sky of Kudat. Once you have admired the magnificent view of the sky, remember to look down and be in awe by the bioluminescent “Blue Tears” along the beach. A stay in TSM Merrimas Villa, Kudat, is an experience not to be missed!


Tour Highlights

  • Visit Tip of Borneo
  • Witness South China Sea and Sulu Sea
  • Stargazing Activity
  • Snorkelling Session
  • Lighthouse Island
  • Bioluminescence "Blue Tears"

General Itinerary

DAY 1
Kota Kinabalu / Kudat TSM Merrimas Villa / Snorkeling / Tip of borneo Stargazing / “BLUE TEARS” Watching

Supper l Lunch l Dinner
TSM Merrimas Villa
Land Transfer
  • Hotel / Airport Pick Up

    Estimated pick up time: 8.30am

    Departure from Kota Kinabalu City Hotel

    Have a short stop by halfway at the paddy field and watch “Mount Kinabalu” (subject to  weather condition)

  • Lunch

    Arrival on “TSM Merrimas Villa” Kudat and enjoy Seafood Lunch

  • Check In

    Check in room and free leisure

  • Snorkelling

    Prepare for snorkelling in South China Sea by boat, there are 2 snorkeling point here: “Lobster Bay” & “Undersea Trench Bay”. Snorkeling in these points can spectate a lot of small coral fishes, blue starfish, sea cucumber etc

    Heading toward “Sunset Beach”. While waiting for the sunset, you could leisure walk along the beach or swimming

    Ready your camera for sunset (subject to  weather condition)

  • Dinner

    Walk back to Villa and enjoy seafood dinner

  • Overnight

    Return to room for rest and free leisure

    Night Activity 1: Walk to the Tip of Borneo to stargaze twinkle “Stardust & Comet”. Also listen to the stories of stars (subject to  weather condition)

    Night Activity 2: Explore the bioluminescence “Blue Tears” along the beach, and if lucky can catch crab on the beach too!

    Return to villa to enjoy the supper. If you are not sleepy yet can join us for fun singing and drinking beer (self-expense) together at the music festival platform!

DAY 2
Snorkeling / Light House / Tip of Borneo / Kota Kinabalu

Breakfast l Lunch
Land Transfer
  • Sulu Sea

    Enjoy the first sunrise in Sulu Sea!

    Due the low tide during early morning, we can “close encounter with Nemo Fish, Blue Starfish, Crabs, Sea Cucumber”, and many more marine creatures

  • Breakfast

    Return to Villa for Breakfast

  • Snorkelling

    Prepare for snorkelling in Sulu Sea by boat. There are 2 snorkeling points here: “Rainbow Color Coral Bay” & “Sandy Bar Coral Bay”. The snokerling experience is truly remembrance as the beauty of the seabed here is always in the memory!

  • Light House

    After snorkelling, we will land on the “Lighthouse Island”, the environment here is full of coral sands and it is best for sea snake and sea turtle to build nest. There is a remarkable “Giant Reef Stone”, please do take an unforgettable photo with it.

    Return to Villa for a rest

  • Check Out

    After check out the room

  • Lunch

    Enjoy seafood lunch

  • Return Transfer

    We will walk to the “Tip of Borneo” to enjoy the one glance of two divided sea: South China Sea on the right and Sule Sea on the left. Please take this magnificent photo for a good memory in Kudat.

    Return to Kota Kinabalu City Hotel and the tour is ended, all good memories are left in TSM Merrimas Villa

  • End of Tour

    *Departure time is approximate and varies from different operators. Your actual pick-up time will be sent to you upon booking confirmation.

Inclusions

Accommodation
1 Night Accommodation
Food & Drink
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Meals as Stated
Pick-Up & Drop-Off Service
Hotel Pick-Up & Drop-Off (Shared)

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What to Wear

  • Swimwear
  • Comfortable T-Shirt / Beach Attire
  • Slippers / Flip flops / Water shoes
  • Sunglasses

What to Bring

  • Sun block
  • Extra clothes
  • Swimwear
  • Towel

Important Notes

  • This package is based on a join-in basis of shared guide and transportation. Private Guide or Tour is available upon request at a reasonable fee. Please inform us when making your bookings.
  • Please check with us if you have any special dietary requests e.g. vegetarian. However, we do not guarantee that we will be able to meet all requests.
  • Your safety is always our top priority. Should weather or sea conditions deem it unsafe to proceed for this tour, we reserve the right to change or cancel the tour. Refunds will be made accordingly.
  • Departure time is approximate and may vary due to traffic conditions and hotel distance. Kindly check with the operator as stated on the voucher should you need further assistance.
  • We reserve the right to alter routes, timetables, itineraries and accommodation should conditions beyond our control render it necessary.

Additional Information

  • Your belongings may get wet so do bring along waterproof bags to keep your belongings nice and dry!
  • Before going out to have some fun under the sun, do bring along a SPF50+ sunscreen / sunblock and an umbrella to protect your skin from sunburns.
  • Though it is never expected, tipping is always appreciated.

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