Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park is a state park located in Gaya Bay, 3 kilometers offshore from Kota Kinabalu. Named after Malaysia’s first Prime Minister, Tunku Abdul Rahman, it was gazetted as Sabah’s second national park in 1974. Popular among divers and eco-tourists, the park’s relatively shallow waters is filled with an abundance of corals and aquatic species, making it perfect for snorkelling and diving for beginners. Comprising of 5 islands, Pulau Gaya, Manukan, Mamutik, Sapi, and Sulug, each island features a different collection of flora and fauna.
– Go swimming, snorkelling or diving in the clear turqoise waters.
– Indulge in a variety of watersports, such as parasailing and jet skiing.
– Go island-hopping.