Tour Information: 

Tour Code: BLT-FT03

Description: 8 Hours Deep Sea Fishing

Region: Kota Kinabalu

Duration: Approx. 9-10 Hours

Minimum: 06 Adult

Departure: On Request

Pick up: City Hotels
Drop off: City Hotels


The deep sea fishing is suitable for more adventurous challengers! The 8-hour fishing will take you to the infamous Mengalum Island, best known for its "surrounding" shaped island and its crystal clear water for snorkeling activities. The boat departs early in the morning, it takes about 1 hour to reach deep sea fishing point where you will be fishing at 30-100 Meters depth. Apart from groupers, red snapper, yellow tail, squids, lobsters, you could even baited bigger catch typically  2-3 KG of  rare fishes, or even bigger than that if you are lucky enough ! According to captain, the best season for deep sea fishing is during April to July annually.


In this 8 Hours fishing trip, you will be provided snorkeling gear to snorkel around Mengalum Island and it will be complimentary basis ! So make sure you bring along your day pack for a comfortable trip. Lunch will be served onboard including fresh crabs, prawns, squids, cabbage, fruits, and last but not least, a heartwarming soup that is all prepared by the sailors. We have a suggestion as well, why not have as taste of your catch altogether? You could request the sailor to steam it Chinese style or do it in sashimi (raw) !

After return back to Jesselton Point Jetty around evening, drivers will be there to pick you up and transfer back to hotel. We could also drop you to any nearby seafood restaurant should you want to have diner. Bring along your big catch,  the chef will prepare the seafood at your liking with just a little additional charges to the bill.


  • Deep sea fishing at Mengalum Island

  • Varieties of local fish

  • Complimentary snorkeling at Mengalum Island

  • Random big catch

Sample Itinerary: 

0700hrs - Pickup from hotel, transfer to Jesselton Point Jetty


0720hrs - Arrived to jetty, on board meet and greet with captain, sail down to South China Sea for fishing (Approx 1 Hour boat ride)

1230hrs - Seafood lunch served on board, it could be your first time to had lunch on a boat.

1430hrs - Snorkeling at Mengalum Island


1530hrs - Clean up and cruise back to Jesselton Point, van transfer to hotel upon reaching jetty. 

Tour Inclusion:

  • Hotel transfers

  • Deep sea fishing equipment

  • Ice and coolbox

  • Fish bait

  • Life jacket

  • Drinking water and soft drinks

  • Onboard seafood lunch

  • Fishing boat

  • Mengalum Island snorkeling with equipment

  • Steam or sashimi fresh fish during lunch


Tour Exclusion:

  • Outskirt hotel transfers

  • Personal tour guide

  • Personal insurance

  • Items not mentioned above


  • Min. 02 Adults to go

  • Additonal pick up charges of RM 30/pax exceeding radius of10km from city centre

  • RM 50 per pax for exceeding 15km

  • Min. age for children is 7 years old

  • Rates effective 1st April 2017 onwards

Things to bring/wear: 

  • Sandals

  • Comfortable shirt 

  • Sun block

  • Day pack (extra shirt & towel)

  • Action camera to capture fun moment (optional)

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