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Sipadan National Park

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Semporna, Malaysia
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Just amazing

My third time here and I will never get fed up of the diving here. Sharks, jacks, barracuda... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
ozmaclassie
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London, United Kingdom
Underwater Paradise in Malaysia

Divers around the world must go to this place. I consider it as the best dive site in Malaysia... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
UstazKomputer
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Jitra, Malaysia
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“barracuda point” (20 reviews)
“dive sites” (22 reviews)
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Semporna, Malaysia
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"amazing corals"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

My third time here and I will never get fed up of the diving here. Sharks, jacks, barracuda, turtles, bumlheads and that was one dive! It can be challenging for new divers with the currents and walls.

Thank ozmaclassie
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Divers around the world must go to this place. I consider it as the best dive site in Malaysia. You'll experience diving with sharks and turtle;literally! Besides other marine life's. The best time to dive is around November where the visibility is up to 30...More

1  Thank UstazKomputer
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Reviewed 5 June 2018

Sabah and Sipadan Island are a must for a scuba-diver. There are several islands nearby, beaches are beautiful and the sea is amazing. Sipadan is supposed to be the very best ... and it does come with a price tag. (not outrageous) However, there are...More

Thank Sam-likes-to-travel
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Reviewed 24 May 2018

If you are a diver, you MUST go to Sipadan Island... It is commonly known as the best 10 dive spots in the world. During our dive, we have seen school of Bumped Head Parrot Fishes, (huge in size and probably around 40 fishes just...More

1  Thank KoayDarren
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Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

We stayed in Mabul for 5 days and got the permit for Sipadan Only one day, but it was the best! Very memorable, a bit of a pain to travel all the way there from KL, but totally worth it We are planning to go...More

Thank Martitarub_13
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Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

This is my 3rd time dive trip to Sipadan over the past 8 years. Stayed at Kapalai Resorts twice and Seaventures Dive Rig this time. Both resorts are good in their own way. Diving however is not as good. The whole area included is over-crowded...More

3  Thank eddyyanjx
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Reviewed 16 April 2018

The most amazing experience for diving and snorkeling. Tropical fishes, corals, turtles.. so much to absorb.

Thank Connietlc
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Reviewed 11 April 2018

One of the best places I've ever been diving and i've been diving in the galapagos, Caribbean and the Red Sea. I'd love love love to go back

Thank Darren4566546
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

We saw so many turtles, and one of them was the largest turtle I have ever seen. Saw so many white and black tip reef sharks. Saw massive schools of amazing fish. The coral was so gorgeous. The Sipadan island itself has a perfect beach....More

Thank Andrea J
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

I can not speak more highly of this. Just had five days of exceptional dive experience. Researched Borneo diving extensively before I committed. Priorities were safety and a great experience. Chose Scuba Junkie because of the reviews and PADI certification. You new you were getting...More

1  Thank FoodieGypsy
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Rachel U
11 July 2018|
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Response from Martitarub_13 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there! You must check with the company you are intending to book it with! Yes, it’s for scuba diving 😋
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Cookiecuttershark
16 March 2018|
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Response from ALR0609 | Reviewed this property |
No news is probably good news. I was in Sipadan in December 2017 and all was calm. Certainly there havent been any reports in the Malaysian news regarding any safety concerns in that region. Enjoy your trip and the amazing... More
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