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Pulau Mabul & Kapalai

A much sought-after destination for macro life enthusiasts and a dream for underwater macro photographer, Pulau Mabul and Pulau Kapalai are extraordinary locations that boast an amazing variety of species, many of which are believed are not found elsewhere in Malaysia. They include: pygmy sea horses, flamboyant cuttlefish, mandarin fish and mimic octopuses. Other exotic sea-creatures (of dozen species) such as nudibranchs, srimps, crabs, eels.

Mabul coordinates: 04.14.54N, 118.38.10E

Hello... paradise!

The gang and I at the arrival arch of Sipadan Water Village

On top of the watch tower!

Getting a great view of Sipadan Water Village and beyond from the watch tower...

  • Last visit to Pulau Mabul: Aug 2005
  • Intro Updated May 9, 2016
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  • northernbaldy's Profile Photo
    Jan 4, 2006 at 8:49 PM

    Air Asia has just started direct flights from Johor Bahru to Tawau as well. Cost is around MYR180 and makes it a lot easier tevelling there from Singapore

  • Sambawalk's Profile Photo
    Nov 28, 2005 at 6:46 AM

    Great pics. Surely can see you have got your own regulator. I should go to Sabah again for Sipadan!

  • savitha's Profile Photo
    Oct 4, 2005 at 7:36 PM

    nice pics.. :)

  • hassan_abu's Profile Photo
    Sep 5, 2005 at 2:43 AM

    Wah... Sipadan looks very lovely. Can't wait to see more. Cheers, Abu


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