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Beaches/snorkelling near Sandakan?

  • amz155

    Joined Travelfish
    30th August, 2006
    Posts: 111

    Are there any good areas to relax on a beach and do some snorkelling near Sandakan?

    We wanted to go to Perhentians in September but figure that we may encounter rain and would rather that the R&R part of our honeymoon not get rained out.

    I read about Mabul and Sipadan but they seem to prefer divers over non divers and the accommodations seem quite $. Not to mention that I don't think there is a beach there, more suited to divers.

    We REALLY want to relax on a beach during our honeymoon but if Perhentians/Tiomans threaten to rain and there's no suitable clean beach on Borneo we may have to pick another destination for late August/September.

    #1 Posted: 19/3/2011 - 10:23

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