Make your way to the district of Kuala Penyu and hop on a boat to Pulau Tiga!
The island’s claim to fame is none other than being the first ever ‘secret’ location for the hit reality series, ‘Survivor’. Hence, many refer to Pulau Tiga as Survivor Island. Located just 10km off shore on the West Coast of Sabah, you can enjoy a day trip to the island but many recommend spending at least a night or two.
The island has two resorts, Pulau Tiga Resort and Borneo Survivor Resort. There’s plenty to see and do here: spend the sunny days swimming or snorkeling in its surrounding clear waters or go kayaking. Divers can explore its underwater treasures.
Pulau Tiga is also famous for its therapeutic natural volcanic mud. Looking for some wildlife? Say hello the island’s famous residents: snakes! Facilities on the island include a restaurant and camping site.
Tour Inclusive: Roundtrip land and boat transfers, buffet lunch, life jacket, guiding services, snorkelling goggles, entrance fees, mud bath.
Things to bring: Towel, hat, insect repellent, shorts and t-shirt, additional set of clothing and sandal, sun block lotion and waterproof camera.
Tour Exclude: Personal expenses, Tipping for guide & driver and other items not specified.
0730 Pick up from your hotel and depart to Kuala Penyu jetty (about 1.5 hours drive)
0930 Arrive at jetty
1000 25 minutes boat ride to Pulau Tiga - Survivor Island
1040 Visit Snake Island to withesses the great sea krait snake and enjoy snorkelling session.
1230 BBQ Lunch
1400 Trek to the mud volcano where you can soak yourself into the pool of therapeutic volcanic mud
1530 Depart from Island back to jetty
1800 Arrive Kota Kinabalu city, transfer back to hotel / lodge.