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Matabuan Island is another paradise tropical island located within the Semporna water, just opposite the famous Bohey Dulang island. It is a unique island, formed by an ancient volcanic activity million years ago. The island is surrounded by a white sandy beach and just a small forest given its size, just a 100 meter in radius. Matabuan is inhabited by few sea gipsies houses and an army camp to guard the safety of the surrounding water.
Attraction: White sandy beach, snorkelling & 8 diving spots.
Accommodation: No accommodation on this island, stay on the mainland or the nearby islands. Check here Booking.com / Agoda
Tour package: Depenarikbeach.com.my/MatabuanIsland
Location: Semporna, Sabah
Getting there: Get a boat from the Semporna town or book a tour package.
Further Reading:Scuba-junkie.com/diving/mantabuan / Pulausipadan.com.my/PulauMatabuan