Mantanani Island Diving (DSD/LD) and Kawa Kawa River Cruise Tour - 1TKKIS015

Price: RM650 RM580

Duration: 13 hours

Minimum Participant: 2 Persons


Mantanani Islands are a group of three isolated islands located northwest of Kota Belud, about two hours drive from the state capital of Sabah, Kota Kinabalu. These islands are approximately 45 minutes boat ride by speedboat from the mainland, Kuala Abai Jetty. The island, shaped-like knife, has a beach that stretches up to 2,500 metres.

The island promises the most diverse marine life with visibility up to 40 meters. Many species of sting rays flutter around like blue spotted ray and marbled sting ray amongst a large schools of fishes.

Next, embark on the river cruise along the Kawa Kawa River & discover local wildlife & the mesmerizing sunset. Be sure not to miss the illusive proboscis monkeys, the beavers, crabs, lizards and be enchanted by the fireflies of Kawa-Kawa at night!

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07:00am – Hotel pick up from Kota Kinabalu
09:30am – Arrive at Kuala Abai jetty, Kota Belud
10:15am  – Arrive at Mantanani Island
10:35am – Diving activity begins!
12:30pm – Return to Mantanani Island for lunch
13:30pm – Free & Easy
14:30pm – Depart from Mantanani Island to Jetty
15:30pm – Arrive at Kota Belud jetty and proceed to Kawa -Kawa River Cruise
16:00pm – 1st river cruise to search for 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 begins to watch fireflies
19:30pm – Journey back to Kota Kinabalu
21:30pm – Expected to arrive at Kota Kinabalu/Hotel


  • Land transfer
  • Boat transfer
  • Lunch
  • Afternoon tea
  • Light refreshments
  • Dinner
  • Diving set
  • Diving master
  • Tour Guide


  • Personal travel insurance
  • Waterproof bag
  • Medication for motion sickness/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
  • Extra cash
  • Travel Documents
  • Dry Bag/Waterproof bag (Recommended to keep things dry)
  • Camera with Waterproof casing
  • Long sleeve Rash Guard


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 reasons.
  • Guest will be fully refunded through Telegraphic Transfer (TT) or any other method that has been agreed between both parties in the case of canceled 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 12 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.
  • To keep personal belonging dry, dry bags are recommended.
  • Travelers are not encouraged to book tours the same day as the flight-departure date to avoid miss-flight.
  • Although diving equipment will be provided, guests are allowed to bring their personal diving equipment
  • 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