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Turtle Islands Park

Turtle Islands Park

Selingaan, Bakkungaan Kecil and Gulisaan, Sabah

Established: 1977

Area: 17.00 sq km

Wild Life: Irrawaddy Dolphin, Malayan Dolphin, Pacific Common Dolphin, Plumbeous Dolphin, White Dolphin, Green Turtle, Hawksbill Turtle, Fregata Ariel and Whit

Adventure: Snorkeling, Bird-watching and Viewing Wildlife

Location: Selingaan, Bakkungaan Kecil and Gulisaan

Region: The Turtle Islands Park lies in the Sulu Sea off Sabah's east coast.

Nearest Town: Sandakan

Language: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Malayic, Malayan, Local Malay

Altitude: 5 m

Rainfall: 3,000 cm

Temp: 26 c to 30 c

Best Time to Visit: 01-Mar to 30-Sep

Nearest Airport: Sandakan

Accommodation: Three fully-furnished chalets are available on Selingan for accommodating up to total of 20 persons per night. There is now restaurant on Selingan where visitors can order hot meals.

How to Reach there: By boat from Sandakan, the boat ride may take in between hour and three hours.

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Near BY:

Seafront's hotel-0.3 km
Sandakan City View From 8th Floor,
Sandakan Hotel-0.5 km
Sandakan Hotel-0.5 km
Hotel London-0.7 km
Sabah Hotel-0.9 km
Hotel City View-0.5 km
Hotel Seafront Sandakan-0.4 km
ease Hotel, Sandakan-0.6 km
Borneo hotel, Sandakan-0.9 km
Fish Restaurant seen from the Buddhist Temple-0.6 km
Sandakan English Tea House and Restaurant-0.4 km
Ocean King Seafood Restaurant-3.9 km
Restaurant musulman; bière proscrite -40.3 km