Borneo Reef World Pontoon Day Trip - Pulau Gaya , Sabah Borneo

Trip Description

This new Reef Activity Pontoon, called "Borneo Reef World", is moored at a site in the Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine (TAR) Park off Pulau Gaya and is about 20 minutes boat ride from Jesselton Point in Kota Kinabalu. This location in all its splendour and enchanting beauty, its untouched reef, natural coral gardens, myriad species of fish and unique clear water is suitable for all sea sports activities such as diving, snorkelling or plain observing in our unique "Underwater Observatory".

Either enjoy the natural coral from above on the Glass Bottom Boats or get up close and personal with the Sea-Walker. At the very outer edge of the ocean waters we provide an adrenalin pumping variety of sea sports activities suitable for all ages. Our Reef Activity Pontoon is the largest in South East Asia and is equally modern as the ones operated at the Great Barrier Reef, Australia. It measures 37.5m length; 24.5m width; 11.8m height; and is built with high marine grade rust-proof aluminium. The 2 level pontoon include our unique Underwater Observatory, carpeted walkways, sunbathing deck, freshwater showers, shaded seating areas, children's pool and comfortable dining area. It also houses the 5 sea level platforms to launch the various water activities.


Sabah ~ Kota Kinabalu ~ Pulau Gaya

Minimum No of Pax


Place of Departure

Kota Kinabalu


Daily. Unless weather conditions do not allow the boats to leave the mainland.

Borneo Reef World Pontoon Day Trip Rates

Basic Package

1. Two – way Boat Transfer

2. Welcome Drink

3. Morning Refreshments

4. Lunch**

5. Fish Education Platform – Witness the big fishes in our Marine Fish Education

Platform. The ONLY one in TARP.

6. Underwater Observatory Tour – the ONLY natural aquarium in Sabah

7. Freshwater Shower Facility

8. Snorkelling

Top – Up Options

1. Fun Dive at Pontoon (one dive only)

2. Discover Scuba Diving

3. Scuba Walking

Gold Package

1. Basic Package + Any one of the top-up options above

Platinum Package

1. Basic Package + Advance Scuba Walk ( NEW )

Sunset Tea/Dinner

1. Two- way Boat Transfer
2. Fish Education Platform
3. Underwater Observatory Tour
4. Snorkelling
5. Freshwater Shower Facility
6. Tea or Dinner
(Minimum 4 pax to go)

**Buffet lunch to be served for no. of guest more than 15 pax in Pontoon. Set lunch to be served for no. of guest 14 pax or less.

Upgrade from Pontoon dive to boat dive at only RM 50 per pax, at a minimum of 5 pax per boat.

Prices are subject to change without prior notice (should there be increment in fuel or tax or other fees).

The packages rates are inclusive of the following items:

1. Two –way Boat Transfer

2. Welcome Drink

3. Coffee, Tea and Local Snacks

4. Lunch

5. Fish Education Platform – Never been upclose with the Giant Marine Fishes? Witness the big fishes in our

Marine Fish Education Platform. The ONLY one in TARP

6. Underwater Observatory Aquarium – the ONLY natural aquarium in Sabah

7. Changing Rooms and Freshwater Shower Facility

8. Snorkelling with free rental of life jacket, mask, fins and snorkel (refundable deposit of RM50 is required upon


(Fish Education platform to promote awareness on sustainable seafood. SAVE our Marine Life , SAVE our Ocean.)

The packages are not inclusive of:

1. Sabah Park Conservation Fee (please refer to the fee)

2. Boat transfer to Sapi island (RM10 per pax)

3. Jesselton Point Jetty Fee @ RM7.65 per adult and RM3.85 per child

4. Sabah Park Diving Fee (for diving activity only)

Additional Charge Park Conservation Fee(RM) Local Park Conservation Fee(RM) Diving Fee(RM) Local Diving Fee(RM)
Adult 10 3 50 20
Child 6 1 50 20


09:00 Depart from Jesselton Point Jetty (Departure subject to weather condition)

09:20 Arrive at Borneo Reef World Pontoon

09:30 Tours Introductory & Safety Briefing

09:40 -10:30 Welcome Drinks & Light Refreshments

10.30 Pontoon Activities or water sports.

12:30 Buffet Lunch

13:15 Sapi Island Tour (Optional)

15:00 Depart from Pontoon (Departure subject to weather condition)

15:30 Arrive at Jesselton Point Jetty



All bookings must be made at least 2 days in advance to avoid disappointment.

Kindly provide us with guests details

1. Name

2. Nationality

3. D.O.B

4. Passport Number

5. Guide Name

6. Guide’s Contact Number


All cancellation must be made at least 3 days in advance of the actual arrival.

There will be no refunds for all confirmed bookings in the event of No Show


All rates are quoted in RM (Ringgit Malaysia)

All rates are inclusive of Service Charge and Government Tax.

All rates are subject to change without prior notice and any fuel surcharge and GST.

All tours purchased are non-refundable for cash.

Please email us the name lists in advance upon booking as the manifest would be required to be submitted to authority before departure.


In the event that the guest does not turn up, there will be no refund and replacement for the booked tour. The company will not be responsible for No Show or any claim thereof.