World Class Scuba Diving
In addition to wildlife and birds, Borneo also offers some of the best diving spots in the world.
The world famous Drop-Off diving spot near Sipadan Island features schools of jacks and barracudas, twirling tornadoes, millions of multicolored reed fishes, hammerhead sharks, and sea turtles. Sipadan's diving paradise is considered as one the best diving spots in the world.
The island of Sipadan is covered with rainforest and is located on the Celebes sea above a 700-meter deep abyss. Pulau Sipadan has also been declared a bird sanctuary since 1933 by the British.
Other beautiful diving and birding destinations in Borneo are the islands of Layang Layang, Mabul and Mataking.