Separated by the South China Sea, Malaysia is divided into Peninsula Malaysia on the Asian mainland, and East Malaysia in Borneo. Both parts of this fascinating country offer a wealth of different destinations - from beautiful islands and deep jungles, to modern cities and villages steeped in history.

MALAYSIA HIGHLIGHTS

The countries well-established tourism industry and transportation mean tourists can easily travel to different locations, exploring the food, culture and amazing natural history this nation has to offer. For divers however, it is Sabah, with its extraordinary reefs and rich marine life that is the highlight of any trip to Malaysia.

  • Encounter Sipadan’s famous turtles, sharks and schooling fish
  • Dive with hammerhead sharks on the remote atoll of Layang Layang
  • Relax on some of SE Asia’s most beautiful beaches
  • Trek through pristine rainforests in the ‘Heart of Borneo’
  • Dive in and eat your way through one of Asia’s most diverse cuisines
Fabulous beaches
Turtles
Ecotourism
Schooling fish
Muck diving
Jungle trekking

MALAYSIA PROVINCES

MALAYSIA DESTINATIONS

MABUL & KAPALAI

Sabah

Best time to visit: Year round

  • Incredible 'muck' diving with plenty of critters
  • Perfect base to explore Sipadan
  • Year round diving
  • Great for beginners as well as more experienced divers
Explore Mabul & Kapalai

SIPADAN

Sabah

Best time to visit: Year round

  • Meet Sipadan's famous turtles on every dive
  • Encounter huge schools of fish - including the famous barracuda tornado
  • Search for sharks and rays
Explore Sipadan
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Mabul & Kapalai, Sipadan, Sabah, Malaysia

Scuba Junkie Sipadan

Scuba Junkie is without doubt the leading sustainable dive company in Malaysia, one that continues to develop and support conservation programmes in Sabah and beyond, whilst at the same time offering an amazing holiday experience. The resort is the perfect base to dive Sipadan, Mabul and Kapalai, ge...

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Mabul & Kapalai, Sipadan, Sabah, Malaysia

Seaventures Dive Rig

Seaventures Dive Rig is a unique resort, perfectly positioned to explore both Sipadan and the local islands of Mabul and Kapalai and giving you the opportunity to experience the best of Sabah's east coast reefs. The platform might not look your typical dive resort, but its facilities and fantastic s...

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FEATURED PACKAGES

The 4 day, 3 night package is the minimum stay required to guarantee a permit to dive Sipadan. To make the most of your day at Sipadan, Scuba Junkie schedules 4 dives on an extended day trip. And with only 4 guests per dive guide, you can enjoy the turtles, schooling fish and sharks without the crowds. This package includes accomodation in Scuba Junkie's comfortable fan-cooled dorm.

  • 4 divers to every guide
  • Full equipment rental
  • Transfer to and from Mabul at specified times
  • Meals, tea, coffee and water
  • Shared 8-bed dorm room, with ensuite bathrooms
  • GST at 6%
  • Sipadan permit fee RM40 per day
  • Semporna jetty fee RM10
  • Alcoholic and soft drinks at resort bar
  • Night dives
  • Airport transfers to and from Semporna
  • Tourism Tax of RM10 per night, payable at the resort


Dive Sipadan on a Budget

at Scuba Junkie Sipadan

On a budget but want to dive Sipadan? Come and stay in Scuba Junkie's comfortable dorm rooms

Duration
4 Days
3 Nights
Starts At US$715
Diving

The 8 day, 7 night package gives you 2 full days diving at Sipadan and to make the most of these days, Scuba Junkie schedules 4 dives on an extended day trip. And with only 4 guests per dive guide, you can enjoy the turtles, schooling fish and sharks without the crowds. Guests can choose from ensuite fan, AC or VIP rooms.

  • 4 divers to every guide
  • Full equipment rental
  • Transfer to and from Mabul at specified times
  • Meals, tea, coffee and water
  • Twin share accommodation at Mabul Beach Resort
  • GST at 6%
  • Sipadan permit fee RM40 per day
  • Semporna jetty fee RM10
  • Alcoholic and soft drinks at resort bar
  • Night dives
  • Airport transfers to and from Semporna
  • High season supplement, single occupancy supplement
  • Tourism Tax of RM10 per night, payable at the resort

Ultimate Sipadan

at Scuba Junkie Sipadan

Make the most of your trip to Sabah and dive Sipadan for 2 full days

Duration
8 Days
7 Nights
Starts At US$1520
Diving

The 4 day, 3 night package is the minimum length of stay required to guarantee a diving permit for Sipadan, and is the perfect duration for guests that want a taste of the extraordinary diving Sabah has to offer. Guests can choose from twin or double cabins, all of which are perfect for a relaxing nights sleep after a long day spent diving. All of Seaventures' cabins have AC, fresh bedding and towels, cleaning service and ensuite bathrooms with hot water.

  • 3 boat dives per day
  • Unlimited diving on house reef beneath the rig, including night dives
  • Transfer to and from Mabul at specified times
  • Meals, tea, coffee and water
  • Twin share accommodation in standard room
  • Sipadan permit fee RM40 per day
  • Alcoholic and soft drinks at resort bar
  • Airport transfers to and from Semporna if traveling alone or outside of scheduled transfer times
  • Equipment rental
  • Single occupancy supplement
  • GST at 6%
  • Tourism Tax of RM10 per night, payable at the resort

Sipadan Introduction

at Seaventures Dive Rig

Explore Sipadan, Mabul and Kapalai - Malaysia's finest diving

Duration
4 Days
3 Nights
Starts At US$865
Diving

The 6 day, 5 night package offers 2 full days diving at Sipadan, and 3 days exploring the incredible muck diving on offer around Mabul and Kapalai. Guests can choose from twin or double cabins, all of which are perfect for a relaxing nights sleep after a long day spent diving. All of Seaventures' cabins have AC, fresh bedding and towels, cleaning service and ensuite bathrooms with hot water.

  • 3 boat dives per day
  • Unlimited diving on house reef beneath the rig, including night dives
  • Transfer to and from Mabul at specified times
  • Meals, tea, coffee and water
  • Twin share accommodation in standard room
  • Sipadan permit fee RM40 per day
  • Alcoholic and soft drinks at resort bar
  • Airport transfers to and from Semporna if traveling alone or outside of scheduled transfer times
  • Equipment rental
  • Single occupancy supplement
  • GST at 6%
  • Tourism Tax of RM10 per night, payable at the resort

2 Days at Sipadan

at Seaventures Dive Rig

Book 6 days, 5 nights onboard Seaventures Dive Rig and you are guaranteed 2 full days diving at Sipadan

Duration
6 Days
5 Nights
Starts At US$1250
Diving