Many divers and macro photographers come to Mabul for its incredible array of macro-life underwater species.
The island itself has white sandy beaches and a colorful Philippino fisherman village.
Both Sipadan and Kapalai are very close by and can be accessed as a day trip.
The reefs around Mabul have a reputation for their great bio-diversity. One of the best dive sites is Lobster Wall.
Day time activities include relaxing, snorkeling, fishing or exploring the local fishing village.
Mabul is the home to the most amazing sea creatures:
- Hawksbill turtles and greenback turtles
- Frog fishes
- Mandarin fishes
- Mantis shrimps
- Flamboyant cuttlefish
- Blue-ringed octopus
- Garden eels