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Guaranteed Sipadan Island Diving
Scuba Diving or Snorkeling Package
4 Days 3 Nights

RM 1,660.00 per pax (Diver)
        
RM 1,460.00 per pax (Snorkeling)

Day 1
Check in – Free & Easy

Day 2 – (Breakfast – Lunch)
3 boat dives or snorkeling at Sipadan Island .

Day 3 – (Breakfast and Lunch)
2 boat dives or snorkeling at Mabul Island – Kapalai Island or Timbun Mata Island.

Day 4 – (Breakfast)
After Breakfast – check out !!


Package Includes

  • Sipadan Sabah Park Permit
  • 3 daily boat dives (Except arrival & departure day)
  • Breakfast, Packed Lunch
  • Air-conditioned Bunker Room with attached bathroom (May request upgrade type of room)
  • Snorkeling gear
  • Dive Equipments ( BCD, Regulators, Wetsuit, Weights, Weight Belts, Fins, Mask, Tank )
  • Free use of in house wireless broadband services 

Not Included

  • Conservation Fee RM 10.00 (18 yrs & Above)
  • Conservation Fee RM 6.00 (Below 18 yrs)
  • Insurance Fee RM 8.50 per diver – per day (optional)

– Take not – requirement for the surface interval before flight the next day

 

 

 

 

 


 

Breathe Underwater, Blow Bubbles, Swim with Fins, Perform Underwater Tricks
Contact us for Best Price

Kids Scuba Diving Open Water Course is the way that kids can start to enjoy the underwater world! A whole new exists, which you cannot discover on land, once the young ones start to dive.

Kids Scuba Diving Open Water Course program is gives an introduction on how to breath underwater. Anyone over the age of eight or nine can now learn this skill with a qualified Instructor and try to learn the art of diving safely. It is found that kids are often much more adventurous than their parents when trying their hand at scuba diving. This program allows the young ones to try scuba diving in a safe and controlled environment.

Fun games are part of the learning process…. kids will learn how to take part in an upside-down, underwater, egg and spoon race, all the while blowing bubbles. Also, throwing frisbees around underwater is also mastered during the course! This definitely gives a new twist to what your entire family can do while on vacation at one of the many beautiful islands in Kota Kinabalu, or on the east coast of Sabah in the popular islands of Semporna, Mabul and Kapalai Islands.

What does the Kids Scuba Diving Open Water Course cover?

  • This course starts off with a 30 minute introductory video to the course.
  • After watching the video, kids will be taken to the swimming pool and this is the first time they will experience first hand the use of the SCUBA equipment.
  • Under the supervision of a Instructor, kids will practise swimming underwater using the full SCUBA Gear. This includes blowing bubbles and learning how to get comfortable with the equipment! 

Learn how to

  • Breathe underwater
  • Swim with fins
  • Perform underwater tricks
  • Receive a Super Cool Scuba Diving Open Water Course Certificate!

Once qualified through the Kids Scuba Diving Open Water Course, Sipadan Diving Centre also offers scuba diving trips to Kota Kinabalu and Semporna where one can dive to a maximum depth of 2m in the crystal clear waters and meet all the local tropical Reef Fish, Hawksbill  Turtles, Nemo, Parrot Fish and more. On these trips, you will experience what is like to be a real diver!

Our expertly trained, certified Instructors will guide these young adventurers through all of the basic skills of snorkeling and scuba diving, utilising games and lots of fun underwater activities.

Who can participate in the Kids Scuba Diving Open Water Course?

  • Anyone 8 or above who is in general good health and does not suffer from a cold or ear infection is eligible to enrol on the Kids Scuba Diving Open Water Course.

The Price you Pay Includes

  • Qualified Instructor
  • Scuba Diving Equipment Rental
  • Lunch & Drinking Water

How many people are in each group?

  • Groups are kept to a very small size so that each person gets the attention that they deserve from the session ~ a maximum of 2 students per Instructor is our usual standard. This is also to ensure that there is a minimum impact on the reefs. Our emphasis is on safety, fun and personal service within a relaxed and stress-free environment.

Mum and Dad are more than WELCOME to join in!

 

 

 

 

 

 


Kiulu water rafting, the river graded level 1 –  2, suitable for children under 12 years and moderately adventurous. Ideal for family outing and for relaxing trip, distance rafting is 15 kilometers when the water level is high, and 7 kilometers of excursions at normal water level.


Itinerary

9.00 am – Pick up from hotel for Kiulu River, located in Tamparuli town. Journey will pass through the countryside offering views of paddy fields and villages.

10.30 am –  Upon arrival, a briefing on the river and the various rapids, safety procedures will be conducted by the river guide

10.45 am – Start rafting down 9 km Kiulu River (Grade 1 – 2) and enjoy the exhilarating ride down the white rapids and get to know the various point like Body rafting, The Wall Rapid, Holy Smoke Rapid till the ending point.

12.15 pm – Arrive at the ending point. Change to dry clothing and enjoy the sumptuous BBQ lunch by the Kiulu River.

2.00 pm – Depart back to Kota Kinabalu.


Package Includes

  • Return transfer in air-condition 12-seater coach
  • Light refreshment and buffet lunch
  • Safety equipments and professional raft guide

Things to Bring and Wear

  • Extra clothing
  • Flip flop or comfortable shoes
  • Straps for spectacles or goggles for contact lense
  • Towel, Sun block & Personal toiletries 

Information

  • Each participant is required to sign an indemnity form.
  • Participants must physically fit
  • Age to 12 – 65 yrs old
  • Children below 12 must accompanied by parents/guardian
  • Liability release form must be read, understood and signed before tour commence
  • No alcoholic beverage provided

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SDI (Scuba Diving International)
MYR 950 per person

Scuba Diving International – SDI was created in 1999 and grew out of the success of our sister company TDI – Technical Diving International, which specializes in the more advanced disciplines of dive training.

Both students and instructors have embraced the no nonsense approach that the SDI training system offers. We have streamlined the course materials to let students study the essential academics with an emphasis on practical diving skills learned in both the pool and open water environments. Scuba Diving International is the only agency to require students to be taught with modern dive computers from the onset of training.

Scuba Diving International course materials are state-of-the-art; the materials are lavishly illustrated with photography and graphics.

Scuba diving is constantly changing. SDI staff is always looking forward and striving to be the innovators in scuba diving education. SDI focus is to make the experience of diving one that is enjoyed by every family member.


SDI Scuba Open Water Course ( 3 Days)
Includes

  • Certification Card (PIC) with Log Book
  • Qualified SDI Instructor
  • Boat Transfer, Dive Equipments
  • Sabah Park Fee

SDI Advance Open Water
Includes

  • Certification Card (PIC
  • Qualified SDI Instructor
  • Boat Transfer, Dive Equipments
  • Sabah Park Fee

SDI Rescue Diver Course + First Aid Course
Includes

  • Certification Card (PIC)
  • Qualified SDI Instructor
  • Boat Transfer, Dive Equipments
  • Sabah Park Fee

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

(GUARANTEED SIPADAN PERTMITS)

Sample Itinerary:

Day 1 – ( Buffet Lunch and Buffet Dinner )
Destination from Kota Kinabalu, take a flight to Tawau (Proposed flight BKI – TWU MH2121 7.00 pm – 7.45 pm or BKI – TWU MH2137 1.15 pm – 2.00 pm) or from destination from Kuala Lumpur (Proposed flight KUL – TWU AK5152 7.20 pm – 10.05 pm). Meet upon arrival at Tawau Airport and by land transfer to Semporna (about an hour 20 mins drive) and embark on to Celebes Explore.

Day 2 – ( Buffet Breakfast – Buffet Lunch and Buffet Dinner )
Probable dive site at Sipadan Island, Mabul Island, Kapalai Island, Si-Amil Island

Day 3 – ( Buffet Breakfast – Buffet Lunch and Buffet Dinner )
Probable dive site at Sipadan Island, Mabul Island, Kapalai Island, Si-Amil Island

Day 4 – 5 – 6 ( Buffet Breakfast )
After an early breakfast, disembark from Celebes Explorer and depart for Semporna by boat. Procees land transfer to Tawau Airport for flight to Kota Kinabalu (Proposed flight TWU – BKI MH2134 2.20 pm – 3.25 pm or TWU –  KUL AK5153 1030 am -1.15 pm).


Package Includes

  • Land transfer Tawau – Semporna – Tawau
  • 4 – 5 daily dives (Except for arrival and departure day and subject to sea and weather conditions)
  • 3 dives will be conducted on Saturday as Celebes Explorer normally cruises back to Semporna around 2.00 pm – 2.30 pm
  • Full board meals and beverages on board (Excluding alcoholic and canned, bottled drinks or juices where you can purchased bar counter)
  • Air-condition twin sharing basis with attached bathroom
  • Tanks & weight belt only

Equipments Rental rates per day

  • BCD, Regulator, Wet suit – RM 35.00
  • Mask – RM 15.00
  • Full foot fins, Shortie – RM  20.00
  • Snorkel – RM  5.00
  • Low Cut Booties – RM  5.00
  • Torch Light with Batt’s – RM 30 per

Dive packages total dives depending on the sea/weather condition, kindly refer the below guideline dive itinerary

Important Note

  • Sipadan Permit Fees to Sipadan Island per day (subject to changes without notice)
  • Celebes Explorer conducts 3 – 4 dives in Sipadan per day on every Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday (Total dives depending on the sea/weather condition)
  • Take not, requirement for the surface interval before flight the next day
  • Number of dives depends on flight time on next day
  • No lunch & diving activities provides for those guests arrive by MH 2137
  • For guest taking MH2134 or AirAsia, guest may opt to take day use accommodation at Semporna overnight
  • Transfer to Tawau Airport will be around 12.30 pm

Read more about MV Celebes Explorer Specifications
Enriched Air Nitrox available

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park
Discover & Leisure Scuba Diving

Discover Scuba Diving – 2 Scuba Dives
RM 350.00 per pax

Discover Scuba Diving course allows first timers to learn how to use scuba equipment in shallow water and get a quick and easy introduction to what it takes to explore the underwater world.

Schedule:

  • 8.30 am – Depart from hotel
  • 8.45 am – Arrive Kota Kinabalu jetty
  • 9.30 am – Briefing from Dive Master or Dive Instructor
  • 9.45 am-  Prepare diving gear and check dive equipment
  • 10.00 am – 10.20 am: 1st Scuba Dive
  • 11.00 am: Lunch at Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park
  • 12.30 pm – 1.00 pm: 2nd Scuba Dive
  • 2.30 pm – Depart from Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park
  • 3.30 pm – Arrive Kota Kinabalu jetty

Includes
  • Qualified Dive Instructor
  • Dive equipment rental ( BCD, Regulators, Wetsuit, Weights, Weight Belts, Fins, Mask, Tank )
  • Boat Transfer
  • More information on Scuba Open Water Course

 

Leisure Scuba Diving – 3 Scuba Dives
RM 270.00 per pax

Schedule:

  • 8.30 am – Depart from hotel
  • 8.45 am – Arrive Kota Kinabalu jetty
  • 9.30 am – Briefing from Dive Master or Dive Instructor
  • 9.45 am-  Prepare diving gear and check dive equipment
  • 10.00 am – 10.20 am: 1st Scuba Dive
  • 11.00 am: Lunch at Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park
  • 12.30 pm – 1.00 pm: 2nd Scuba Dive
  • 2.30 pm – Depart from Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park
  • 3.30 pm – Arrive Kota Kinabalu jetty

Includes
  • Qualified Dive Instructor
  • Dive equipment rental (BCD, Regulators, Wetsuit, Weights, Weight Belts, Fins, Mask, Tank)
  • Boat Transfer

 

 

 

 

 

 

Diving with Enriched Air Nitrox
Semporna | Sipadan Island | Mabul Island

Normally people heard the word “Nitrox”; they find it sounded dangerous and deadly. Guess what… You have been breathing these gases since you were born. With Nitrox dive, diver can dive more safely and absorbs less nitrogen when scuba diving with air. The coolest part… diver able to perform underwater longer and get back the sea sooner.

What is Nitrox or Enriched Air?

Enriched air, or Nitrox, is a combination of nitrogen and oxygen. The air that we breathe in is comprised of about 21% oxygen and 79% nitrogen. Nitrox able to reduced fraction of nitrogen in your breathing gas.

What Diver Learn from Enriched Air Nitrox

  • Techniques for getting more dive time by using enriched air nitrox
  • Enriched air scuba diving equipment considerations
  • It allows an increase in no-decompression bottom time limits.
  • It reduces the potential for decompression sickness.
  • A reduced fatigue after a dive, resulting in reduced sub-clinical decompression sickness.
  • Enriched air considerations, including managing oxygen exposure
  • How to stay underwater longer.

 

 

 

 

 

Day 1 – ( Buffet Lunch and Buffet Dinner )
Recommend to take flight MH2121 7.00 am – 7.45 am from Kota Kinabalu to Tawau. Arrive Tawau airport meet and transfer guest to Tawau by van (approximately 1.5 hours). Leave Semporna around 10.00 am for SWV by boat. Briefing and registration and check-in.

Day 2 – (Buffet Breakfast – Buffet Lunch and Buffet Dinner)
There will be 3 boat dives between Sipadan – Mabul or Kapalai Islands & unlimited mabul house reef shore dives.

Day 3 – (Buffet Breakfast – Buffet Lunch and Buffet Dinner)
There will be 3 boat dives between Sipadan – Mabul or Kapalai Islands & unlimited mabul house reef shore dives.

Day 4 – (Buffet Breakfast – Buffet Lunch and Buffet Dinner)
There will be 3 boat dives between Sipadan – Mabul or Kapalai Islands & unlimited mabul house reef shore dives.

Day 5 – Departure (Buffet Breakfast and Buffet Lunch)
No diving on last day and check out from resort.

Package Includes

  • Ground transfers within Tawau – Semporna – SWV and return by coach and boat two scheduled transfer from Tawau airport to Semporna. 1st schedule will leave Tawau airport after meeting MH2121 @ 7.45 am 2nd schedule leaves Tawau airport at 2.00 pm
  • Twin share accommodation at SWV 3 meals a day with light snacks serve all day and beverages at the resort
  • 3 boat dives a day Sipadan – Mabul or Kapalai Islands
  • Free use tanks, weight and weight belts

Equipments Rental rates per day

  • Full set Equipment Rental at RM 80 per day (Excluding dive computer and torch)
  • BCD & Regulator RM 50.00 per pax per day
  • Mask & Snorkel RM 15.00 per pax per day
  • Fin & Booties RM25.00 per pax per day

Information

  • Sipadan Sabah Park permit not included.
  • Any transfer before or after the scheduled transfer is chargeable.
  • Child 3 – 12 years old are charged 50 % of the applicable non diver’s rate
  • Child below  3 years old are charged 10 % of the applicable non diver’s rate
  • Please to be advice that SWV scuba tank is K-valve 12L aluminum tanks and SWV do not have NITROX facilities in SWV resort.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sipadan Package

Sipadan diving is famous for its population of both green turtles and the smaller hawksbill turtles.

Turtle Tomb is a special dive which every cave diver must see once in his life! Turtle Tomb is a cave system located after Turtle Cavern. There are several side tunnels and a small passage way near Barracuda Point.

Turtle tomb’s floor is about 8m wide and is covered with a thick layer of white sand and dust composed of numerous turtle skeletons.

The turtles couldn’t find their way out and died from asphyxia. This turtle tomb cave dive requires specialist equipment and an experienced local diver who knows the cave.


Topography:
  • Depth: 17-23 metres
  • Visibility: 30 metres (100 feet)
  • Location: East of The Jetty

Information:

  • April through October is the best time to visit Sipadan Island.The rainy season is November to March. The water temperature ranges from 79 to 86 degrees (26C to 30C) year round

 

 

 

 

 

 

SIPADAN – MABUL – TUN SAKARAN MARINE PARK – KAPALAI Island
Guaranteed Sipadan Island Diving

 

Schedule:

  • 7.30am: Depart from our dive centre to Sipadan Island
  • 8.30am: Briefing from Dive Master or Dive Instructor
  • 8.45am: Prepare diving gear and check dive equipment
  • 9.00am – 9.30am: 1st Scuba Dive
  • 11.00am: Lunch at Sipadan Island
  • 12.30pm – 1.00pm: 2nd Scuba Dive
  • 2.00pm: 3rd Scuba Dive
  • 3.00pm: Depart from Sipadan Island
  • 4.00pm: Arrive Semporna Jetty

Includes

  • Price includes SIPADAN Sabah Park Permit
  • Dive equipment (BCD, Regulators, Wetsuit, Weights, Weight Belts, Fins, Mask, Tank

Rental Camera

  • Gopro 3 Silver Plus – RM 50 per day
  • Gopro Red Fliter – RM 10.00
  • Gopro Monopod – RM 10.00
  • Smartphone waterproof housing – RM 80 – RM 100 per day
  • SuuntoZoop Dive Computer – RM 50 per day
  • Currently Dive computer rental not available
  • Take Note RM 50.00 Deposit and Passport Require

Note

  • Snorkelers schedule same as Divers itinerary
  • In event future diver failed Open Water Course before Sipadan Island diving,  guest will perform snorkeling activity
  • Without open water certification, guest are only allowed to take up snorkeling activity
  • Require to sign liability form
  • Rental for waterproofing housing an others subject to availability

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Borneo Climb & Dive Sdn. Bhd. specializes in nature based tours with packages. As a Mount Kinabalu Agency and Dive operator, we places a special focus on diving tours both the east and west coast of Sabah.

We offer both local and foreign tourists a wide range of things to do while in Sabah, (such a city tours, mount climbing & wildlife observation), to sea-based activities (diving and snorkeling).

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