Are you keen to discover the exciting world of diving? Do you crave something off the beaten track and away from the bright lights, sampling and experiencing the delights and majesties of beautiful underwater kingdoms?
Whether you are a novice dive virgin or have dived many times, come and experience the delights of what Malaysia has to offer with the newest and hottest dive shop in Semporna Town – Sulawesi Sea Safari! We invite you to dive with us and discover the magical world beneath the waves of the Celebes (Sulawesi) Sea!
Our world class dive masters provide daily trips to explore the many islands and reef patches near Semporna focusing on macro diving. Here you will see nudibranchs, shrimps, gobies, dragonets, pipefishes, juvenile fishes, undisturbed beautiful coral reefs and many more. Our guides are professionally qualified instructors who are knowledgeable about marine life and moreover are passionate about the conservation and protection of the marine environment.
Our aim is to provide wonderfully unforgettable experiences to our customers in truly magnificent settings – come dive Semporna and see for yourself! The world beneath Semporna’s waves will provide you with an unforgettable experience, it is our job to get you there.
Come to where the translucent ocean sparkles in the sunlight during the day and glistens in the moonlight at night, where diamonds become fluid and gold melts between the rocks! (text by Andew Wilson)
Semporna is a town located in the east coast of Sabah, Malaysia on the island of Borneo. The name Semporna, means place of rest, in local Bajaus language and as the name suggest, facing straight the magnificent Sulawesi (Celebes) Sea, Semporna is one the most famous tourist destination in Sabah.
Semporna is famous as gate-way to underwater paradise Sipadan island some 36 kilometres southeast of town and it also had others 48 Island surrounding. Not far from Semporna town has a marine park named under Tun Sakaran Marine Park blessed with a high biodiversity of marine life and beautiful islands with white sandy beach that awaiting for explore, Semporna itself offer the best dive site and the exquisite marine environment to be marvel at.
It is not only the underwater environment that captured hearts of many tourist to make Semporna as their holiday destination. It is the friendly people, the lifestyle and the rich culture that never fail to fascinated the outsider and leave such a smiling remarkable memory to those who had been there that make them want to come again.
The majority of the population is Bajau, many of whom live in sprawling stilt fishermen villages over the water on the outskirts of town. The culture that brought by the Filipinos, Bajau Pelauh and Indonesian that had been settled in Semporna area and islands nearby adapt well with the local culture there that make Semporna has it own unique culture. (text by Vienna)