Mantanani Island Snorkeling and Kawa Kawa River Cruise Tour - 1TKKIS014

Adult Price: RM450 RM425

Children Price: RM350 RM300

Duration: 13 hours

Minimum Participant: 2 Persons


Looking for a getaway from the bustling & busy urban life? The infinite translucent blue sea & the warmth from the golden sun are all you need! Welcome to Mantanani island, the hidden gem found in the northwest coast of Kota Belud. 45 minutes away from the mainland. Given the name of “Little Maldives”, sea-lovers & divers from all over the world thronged in can’t help but to admit the truth! Get wild swimming around with a school of colorful fishes or put on the snorkeling gear to discover the spectacular coral reef under the sea!

Next is a relaxing & fun trip to Kawa Kawa river for its river cruise tour! Board on to the cruise, eyes open wide, keep your volume low while be attentive to listen out to the experienced tour guide sharing all the details you need to know about these shy creatures ; The Proboscis monkeys. Get amused by others wildlife such as the otters, monitor lizards, buffaloes & a range of birds who take shelter under this rich and tranquil wetlands. Lastly, enjoy a mythical light show present to you by the little star-like fireflies dancing around the bushes along the river as the climax of the day for this unforgettable trip!

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7:00am  – Hotel pick up from Kota Kinabalu
9:30am  – Arrive at Kuala Abai jetty, Kota Belud
10:15am – Arrive at Mantanani Island for safety briefing before snorkeling activity
10:35am – Snorkeling activity begins!
12:30pm – Return to Mantanani Island for lunch
13:30pm – Free & easy or enjoy another round of snorkeling
14:30pm – Depart from Mantanani Island to jetty
16:30pm – Arrive at Kota Belud jetty and proceed to Kawa -Kawa River Cruise
17:00pm  – 1st river cruise to visit the Proboscis monkeys
17:30pm – Return to Kawa-Kawa jetty for dinner
17:45pm – Depart from jetty to Nanamun beach to watch sunset
18:15pm – Enjoy beautiful sunset by the beach
19:00pm – 2nd river cruise to experience special encounter with the Fireflies
19:30pm – Journey back to Kota Kinabalu
21:30pm – Expected to arrive at Kota Kinabalu/Hotel


  • Return boat transfer
  • Return hotel transfer
  • Mineral water
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Afternoon tea
  • Snorkeling equipment


  • Personal travel insurance
  • Waterproof bag
  • Medication for motion/sea sickness
  • Any item not mentioned in the package

Things to bring

  • Insect/mosquito repellent
  • Sunblock
  • Drinking water
  • Comfortable shoes/slippers
  • Extra set of clothes & underwear
  • Toiletries and towel
  • Sunglasses
  • Cap or Hat
  • Extra cash
  • Travel Documents
  • Dry Bag/Waterproof bag (Recommended to keep things dry)
  • Camera with Waterproof casing


Booking Terms:

  • All booking is based on SIC (Sit-In-Coach) and subject to availability

Cancellation Terms:

  • Upon success payment, no cancellation of tour is allowed.

Payment Terms:

  • Full payment is required upon booking.
  • Payment can be made via credit card upon checkout.

Refund Terms:

  • 1TOUR practice a strict no refund policy upon complete payment.
  • No refund request will be entertained in the case of miss-tour due to personal reason.
  • Guest will be fully refunded through Telegraphic Transfer (TT) or any other method that have been agreed between both parties in the case of cancelled tours from 1TOUR for related activity caused by unsafe environment/weather or unforeseen circumstance.
  • Due to time zone difference the confirmed refund date is determined based on the supplier’s local time. Please allow 5 to 14 working days for 1TOUR to process the refund.

Surcharge Terms:

  • RM300 additional charge will be imposed on the guest who wishes to have a Chinese or Japanese speaking guide.
  • One way transfer surcharge for Tuaran district: RM15/pax (1-3 pax) ; RM10/pax (4 pax & above)
  • One way transfer surcharge for Kinarut district: RM30/pax

  • Travelers with the following conditions are not recommended for participation in island & water-sports related activity:
    • Pregnant Women
    • Child aged 3 and below
    • Guest with heart complications or any serious illness that may need constant medical attention.
    • Senior citizen over 65 years old
  • Please be reminded to take care of personal belongings (passport/phones & etc) as 1TOUR will not be held responsible for any loss/theft/damage before, during & after tour commences.
  • Travelers who are suffering from motion sickness are requested to prepare their own medication prior to the tour.
  • Travelers are not encouraged to book tours the same day as the flight-departure date to avoid miss-flight.
  • Although disposable mouthpieces are provided, guests are allowed to bring their own mouthpiece
  • Snorkeling equipment does not include fin & subject to an extra charge (guests own expense) upon request.
  • Travelers are allowed to bring their own camera/mobile-phone/GoPro/Action Camera (with water-sealing) but at their own risk & 1TOUR will not be held responsible in the case of damage or loss during and/or after the tour.
  • Travelers are reminded to bring their own extra-clothes for the water-related activity
  • Travelers may be required to sign a liability release form for adventurous activity (ATV/Paragliding/Water-Rafting/Snorkelling & Diving)

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Who are we

1Tour Adventure Sdn Bhd is Sabah based travel agency that had been registered under Malaysia Tourism Board and Sabah Tourism Board since year 2009. We are licensed travel agency approved by Malaysia Tourism Ministry with our license no. KPL-6055

Contact us


Company No: 863284-H

MOTAC License No: KPL-6055

Contact No: +60168100734 or 1700818720


Office Address: Lot 15, 1st Floor, Block B, Asia City, 88000 Kota Kinabalu, Sabah