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Day Tour of Semporna with Snorkeling at Mataking Island

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Admire beautiful islands and beaches on a guided tour of Semporna and enjoy a snorkeling adventure amidst sea turtles and colorful corals.


  • Marvel at the stunning beauty of Semporna and tour 3 of its major surrounding islands with a guided tour.

  • Go snorkeling alongside Mataking’s rich marine life and swim alongside corals, shoals of fish, and turtles, and enjoy a freshly prepared lunch.

  • At the white beach of Timba Timba, relax under the sunlight or take a walk along the sea on the warm sand.

  • Click fun pictures on a crystal boat and a large swing situated by the sea at Pulau Pom Pom, and snorkel some more!

  • Fun fact: With fishes such as triggerfish, crevalle jackfish, barracudas, and trevally fish found on the island, it is home to one of the richest marine habitats in the world.


  • Island hopping experience

  • Chinese or English-speaking guide

  • Snorkel and goggles

  • Lunch

  • Guidance fee

  • Toll fees

Cancellation policy

You can cancel these tickets up to 4 days before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Admire the beautiful town of Semporna in the Malaysian state of Sabah with a day tour that takes you to Timba-Timba, Mataking, and Pulau Pom Pom Islands. The photogenic landscape of Timba Timba island welcomes you to its gorgeous white beaches, where you can feel the soft sand under your feet as you take a walk by the sea. The famous Mataking island, marked in history for having the first underwater post office, is where your snorkeling adventure will commence.

With a professional guide and all the required equipment, dive into the azure waters for a snorkeling adventure and marvel at the colorful coral reefs that attract sea turtles and other rare marine species. After a sumptuous lunch prepared with fresh ingredients, head to the Pulau Pom Pom Island and take a nap on the sunbeds by the beach, or go for a unique photo session aboard a crystal boat that makes you feel as if you're sitting on the water.


8am: Reach meeting point – 9am: Visit to Timba Timba – 11:30am: Arrival at Mataking Island & lunch – 2pm: Head to Pulau Pom Pom – 3:30pm: Return to Semporna – 4:30: Arrival at Semporna

Important Information

  • Bring along your sunscreen and hat.


  • To book this experience, you must book tickets for a minimum of 2 guests.

  • The experience is restricted for guests with high blood pressure, cardiac disease, asthma, epilepsy, and pregnant women.

  • Participants over the age of 60 are required to sign a disclaimer, and those over the age of 70 must be accompanied by an adult.


Daily: 8am

  • Your voucher will be emailed to you shortly.

  • Display the voucher on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID at the attraction.

  • Please arrive at the attraction 15 minutes before the scheduled time of your visit to avoid any delays.

Ticket Redemption Point

  • Show your ticket at Semporna Ocean Tourism Centre.

  • Address: Ocean Tourism Resort Centre , Jalan Kastam, 91300 Semporna, Malaysia.

Get Directions to the Redemption Point

Getting There

By Car

  • If you're driving to the attraction, take Jln Kastam.
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