Mermaid Island is located in the ancient town of Kota Kinabalu in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, East Malaysia. It is actually called Mantanani Island. It is named after the wild manatee, also known as the "mermaid". . The mermaid island is located in the Sabah state and belongs to the marine ecological protection area controlled by the World Ecological Protection Organization. Visitors can only engage in non-polluting water activities such as snorkeling or deep dive; the mermaid island has a long white sand beach and clear water. Seeing the bottom of the sea, the simple Longgusi people, the coconut trees swaying in the wind, the scenery is extremely pure, and the beauty is fascinating. Coupled with the daily restrictions on the number of people on the island, there will be no hordes of tourists here, only the most original beauty, it is simply a paradise.
Due to traffic and island restrictions, individuals must travel through a travel agency to travel to Mermaid Island and need to book in advance. Generally, starting from the city of Kota Kinabalu, take an hour or so to reach the dock, then change to a speedboat, about 45 minutes by boat. Most visitors to Mermaid Island will choose a day trip, and few choose a two-day tour. The accommodation on the island is limited and the number is not large. However, after this experience, it is recommended to choose a two-day tour as much as possible, because it is so beautiful. This photo is the place where we went to the island. If you see the clear water like jasper, how can you not enjoy being close to you and enjoy the natural gift?
The Mermaid Island is named after a large number of dugongs. It is located in the northwestern waters of the ancient town of Malu, and is surrounded by tall and lush palm plants. The beach is long and pure, and the sea is crystal clear. It is a famous diving spot.
Because the Mermaid Island is part of the marine ecological protection area controlled by the World Ecological Protection Organization, it can only engage in non-polluting water activities snorkeling or deep diving. There are about 20 dive sites developed on the island, suitable for both beginners and experienced divers.
Since I have come to this fascinating sea, I have to go to the local customs to experience the dreamy underwater world, and enjoy the fun of diving with beautiful corals and colorful tropical fish.
In addition to the diving program, Mermaid Island has 2.5 km of slender white sand beaches, and the two sides are coconut trees that swing with the wind. Seaside swings, sea trestles, water toys, glass boats, etc. are all fun to stop. Not down.
The Mermaid Island, once famous for its two wild manatees, is a paradise in Sabah. The unpolluted beaches and the beautiful scenery of the water are a bit quieter than the Semporna.
[How to get there]: Limit 85 people to the island every day, take a day trip to
[play one]: Mermaid Island Day Tour
Mermaid Island typical features clear water and delicate White sand, with clear waters of 40 meters in visibility, can clearly display the corals and colorful fishes of different shapes on the seabed. Participating in day trips can satisfy the popular diving spots for snorkeling enthusiasts.
[Playing 2]: Staying at the island resort, watching the blue tears go deep into the sea
mermaid island has more than 10 resorts, each has its own choice, choose to live on the island resort, have plenty of time to snorkel Deep dive, and the opportunity to encounter amazing blue tears; when the crowds on a day trip dissipate, you can feel the original tranquility and beauty on the island.
Walking along the coastline, the sea breeze blowing in the face, the sound of coconut trees and the sound of the far waves coming from the ear, the soft sand and white sand under the feet, the picturesque scenery in front of you, let People are pleasing to the eye. I think every girl has ever dreamed of being in a quiet and beautiful island, barefoot on the white sand and delicate running, sometimes running, and sometimes singing and singing. At every moment here, I can't help but take out all kinds of pats that the camera keeps on! No matter how strong the sun is, I dont feel sun or tired. Anyway, I dont feel tired when I look at it.
With its white sands, fishermen and swaying coconut trees, photos of Mantanani Island seem to be more like a picture postcard than reality. The island has already developed some 20 dive spots suitable both for beginners and experienced divers. At Ocean World, you can see a lot of different sea creatures.