Mamutik Island, Kota Kinabalu
(2.8/5 based on 600+ reviews on the web)
Take a trip to Mamutik Island, one of five islands in a marine park set just off the mainland. Despite being the smallest of the landmasses in the park, the island offers plentiful sandy beaches and lots of barbecue pits, picnic shelters, and tables. Dive into the surrounding waters to see the protected marine life, with attractive formations of coral and many colorful fish. Do watch out for sea urchins, however: lots of the spiky critters live around the coral close to the beach, so bring some flip-flops. To visit Mamutik Island on your holiday in Kota Kinabalu, and find out what else Kota Kinabalu has to offer, use our Kota Kinabalu trip generator.
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  • The island is great. Can see a lot of fish, the beach is clean, has a minimarket for small snacks and drinks, and for a small fee can also have the buffet lunch. It was mostly empty but i can imagine,...  more »
  • We booked a snorkel trip with flyborneo.com and became very, very dissapointed. When we booked our trip we asked if we should go snorkeling from a boat, and they said "Yes". But when we came there we ...  more »
  • There is a huge coral reef to the left from the pier. The reef starts half meter from the beach and seems to be endless. A lot of fishes, sea stars, corals worth seeing:)