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Semporna Island Snorkeling Mataking, Timba-Timba & Pom-Pom


Semporna, Tawau , Malaysia
Minimum Pax
Pickup Point
Semporna Jetty
Pickup Time
8 : 00 AM
Mataking / Timba-Timba /Pom-Pom Island Snorkeling
The water of the Mataking island is amazingly high visibility, with many corals and well-protected ones. There are more than 1,000 kinds of fish, attracting many rare fish such as scorpion fish and green-tailed lip fish. In addition, turtles are also regulars here, even in shallows are likely to encounter. Timba-timba island is known for the wonderful beach great to look for rare marine life that includes large cuttlefish, frog fish,crab, sea snakes and sometimes nurse sharks hiding under table coral. While turtles can be seen in numbers other frequent sights include blue ribbon eels, moray eels, barracudas, lobster, large coral trout and snappers. Pom-Pom island is surrounded by a coastline of 2.3 kilometers and the surrounding coral reefs are 4 kilometers long. The island is flat, the highest elevation of less than 2 meters. The reefs in the west are only 50-75 meters wide, while the islands around them are mostly islands hundreds of meters wide. The island has white sandy beaches, coral beaches, and is also a major habitat nesting location for greengrocer turtles with tortoiseshell. There is no village on the island, the smallest human impact, no pollution and is one of the popular diving destinations in the Semporna area.

At 7:30am – Meet our guide and proceed registration at jetty office.

At 8:00am – Depart to 2 respective island for snorkeling.

At 12:00pm – Lunch time.

At 1:00pm – Depart to 3rd respective island for snorkeling.

At 2:00pm – Island Snorkeling activities end and depart back to respective hotel.

Return boat transfer, Usage of Mask snorkel and life jacket, Hotel Pickup & Drop off, Land Transportation (Seat-In-Coach), BBQ Lunch and English Speaking Guide.
Personal Travel Insurance, Any Items Not Mentioned
Recommended Attire
Insect Repellent, Camera, Water, Sunblock, towel, Extra cloth for change after tour.
Things to Bring
Beach Slippers, Comfortable shirt, short or medium pants.
Semporna Jetty
Semporna Jetty
Important Note
**Child Policy : 3 – 11 years old Below 3 years old is FOC Outskirt hotel pick up & drop off surcharges additional RM 30 per pax (outside Kota Kinabalu city and 1 Borneo) * This package is based on join-in basis of shared guide and transport vehicle. Private Guide or Tour is available upon request at a reasonable fee. Please inform us when making the bookings. * Departure time is approximate and varies from different hotels due to traffic conditions, please reconfirm with our staffs. Should the transport be delayed, please call the relevant telephone number as stated on the voucher before making alternative arrangements. * JSK Tours and Travel reserves the right to alter routes, timetables, itineraries and accommodation reserved should conditions beyond our control render it necessary. * Tipping is like giving a hug. Although it’s never expected, it’s always very much appreciated. * All timings are estimated and for reference purposes only. Actual timing will be provided prior to your departure.