Diving in Kota Kinabalu
Kota Kinabalu, known for its bustling markets and beach waterfront, is located in the island of Borneo; the capital of the Sabah state and a coastal city. This dive spot is trendy among snorkelers and divers, with one of the most popular choices being Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park. Other important dive areas to consider are Gaya island and Sapi island. Expect a calm sea and waters up to 25 meters deep (82 feet) in the reefs of Kota Kinabalu. You can expect to spot seasonal pelagics like whale sharks and manta rays.