Dinawan Island is located in the south of Kota Kinabalu, 30 minutes driving from the city centre. The island isn’t as beautiful as those at the TAR Park but it is still beautiful and unique as it is actually a two island connected by sandbank that would appear during the low tide. It is actually a private island and there is only two resort there to choose from which is the Borneo Dinawan island Resort.
Attraction: Snorkelling trip, fishing, sea walking, kayaking, jungle trekking, etc.
Accommodation: Ara Dinawan Island Resort (Booking.com)Sun Borneo Island Resort (Agoda) Or else stay in the city
Entry Fee: Refer to tour operator package as your accommodation booking would include everything.
Location: Kinarut, Papar
Getting there: Get a boat from the Jesselton Jetty, Marina Sutra Jetty and Sungai Kinarut Jetty which would take 30 minutes journey.
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