Manukan island is a serene island 10minutes away from Kota Kinabalu main land.  From Jesselton Point, pay a Harbor Tax and a speedboat fare.  You can have so many activities there in Manukan.  To name a few, you can have para-sailing, snorkeling, Mountain trekking, scuba diving and even taking snap shots of the rock formation of Manukan Island shoreline.  Photography enthusiasts, subject is heaven at Manukan Island!

For a more comfortable 5-star experience to the island, STAR Marina, located in Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa also offers regular ferry transfers to the island. Watersports, packed lunches and even diving courses can be arranged at the desk. The marina is open to all members of the public.