When talking about Malaysia, almost tourists think about Kuala Lumpur, Penang or Langkawi island. However, recently, devotees are spreading their ears to a place called paradise on earth, or the Maldives in Malaysia, is Mabul Island.
1 Wonderland where the water is as smooth as a mirror
Mabul is a small island off the south-east coast of Sabah state, on the northern tip of Borneo Island and the second largest state in Malaysia. Located in a separate part of the mainland state of Malaysia to Mabul Island, you must take a flight to Semporna’s Tawau Domestic Airport from Kuala Lumpur International Airport about 3 hours or Kota Kinabalu – the capital of Sabah state about 50 minutes.
From Semporna, it takes about 30 minutes to get on the high speed train to Mabul. From the ship, Mabul appears as a fairy oasis rising in the middle of the sea. Mabul owns a “unique” beauty in the world thanks to its coconut and palm trees, white sand and smooth blue sea water. This place is surrounded by clear water. The sea is very calm and cool, and you can see the coral reefs as well as the swimming sea creatures. From time to time, you will see locals with head-to-toe, brown-tailed sunbathers paddling on the brown boat, the only moving target in sight, contrasting with the calm water as crystal-clear.
2 Lost in fairyland to the floating village
When visiting the pretty island, you will only be able to move by a single means, which is walking. Mabul Island does not have any roads, nor is there a line of vehicles on the island, so let your feet lead you to picturesque villages. Mabul tourism development is quite old. It is here that all the resorts are built on the windswept sea. This place has many unique wooden resorts and also cheap hotels for the local people. You can also go through the traditional wooden houses and visit the way of living and work of indigenous people. Furthermore, if you spend a night in there, you should not forget to admire stars Mabul sitting on the roof. The sky in the sky, the sky high and the stars are flashing lights that will make you overwhelm the mystical universe deep reflecting the vast ocean.
3 Paradise for those who love diving
With its clear blue sea, Mabul Island owns continental shelf reefs with a depth of 25 to 30m, and is home to countless species of marine life. Therefore, this place is also considered the most attractive diving spots in the world. Brilliant sea water with a distinctive blue color makes the experience of scuba diving in this place really enjoyable. The coral reefs grow right beneath the resorts. Just step into the water, you can start your adventure. Furthermore, if you are finding the place which have the strange charm that causes the heart to break the beat, causing the feet to lose step, do not want to return, it is Mabul. The dream island with soft, velvet waves, with vibrant pink sunrise on the floating houses, with dark blue night sky flashing stars to invite the soul love exploring the new land to explore and experience. Mabul is the ideal destination for this spring.
Hope that after the post, tourists will have useful and important things for traveling to Mabul island. If you want to spend time for traveling, and need more information, you should visit Asia Day Tour to have a good time in the place.