Scuba diving (for beginners) on the islands (BV-23)
Duration: 8 hours Departure time :
Frequency: Daily City hotel: 08:30
Meals: Lunch Outskirt Hotel: 08:00
Fancy some underwater adventure during your holiday to Kota Kinabalu, Sabah? Then join a PADI Discover
Scuba Diving Experience and see some of the wonderful below water scenery that Sabah has to offer.
The PADI Discover Scuba Diving Experience is a try dive for non-divers. Go scuba diving and see some amazing marine life during your two dives around islands in Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park. You’ll also experience being weightless underwater – like an astronaut in space. A wonderful day trip for children – 10 years old and adults who are able to swim and in good health. Start your underwater adventure in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah!
08:00 Pick up from respective hotel. Depending on hotel’s locations.
09:00 Meet our team at the Jesselton Point Jetty to start your underwater adventure. The team will be at the entrance of the jetty to escort you to our boat
09:10 Depart Jesselton Point Jetty for the Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park, a 20-30 minutes boat transfer. Our dive crew will show you around our spacious catamaran during the boat briefing.
09:30 Your Instructor will go through the course outline for the day and the fun begins! First of all you will have a short education session. Once completed, you will be provided with an overview of your dive gear, and the checks you should perform before you enter the water. Once you are ready, the wet stuff begins with your confined skill session were you learn some simple diving skills whilst in shallow water. You will enjoy your first leisure dive of the day (to maximum 12m).
12:00 Head back to the boat and break for lunch at a local café on a nearby island. Your lunch will be hot cooked food based on an a la-carte menu.
13:30 Return to the catamaran. Your PADI Instructor will provide a briefing for your second ocean dive.
Get your dive gear ready and go diving along a shallow coral reef. The diving adventure continues!
15:00 Back on our boat after your afternoon dive. Rinse yourself with fresh water shower, get changed and have a coffee (or two) while we head back to the city.
15:30 Estimated return time to Jesselton Point Jetty. Transfer back to hotel. End of service.
Things To Bring:
* Wear comfortably * Drinking Water * Camera/Video-cam to capture memories * Insect Repellent * Hat or Cap * Changing Clothes * Swimwear * Extra Local Currencies * Towel * Sun Block
* Departure time may vary. Depending on hotel’s locations. Please re-confirm with our reservation staff.
* Above timing is just a guideline and subject to change. The company will NOT be responsible for any changes on the time. Beyond our control. * Wildlife or Marine Life captures are NOT guaranteed.