45 minutes by boat from Semporna in the Celebes sea. Sibuan is a dream of an island, a long and narrow strip with vegetation in the middle (forest, coconut palms) and long sandy strips at both ends. On the island there is a small village of sea gipsies, stateless people with no nationality, as well as a military base at the northern end of the island. There is no accomodation on the island, all visitors arrive by boat on day trips. Sibuan is a popular destination for scuba divers who come here for diving in the azure blue waters.

01 Side view of island 02 Beach and coconut trees 03 Beach and coconut trees 04 Beach and coconut trees
05 Beach and coconut trees 06 Beach and boat 07 Southern tip of island 08 Beach, boat, sea and sky
09 Beach, boat, sea and sky 10 Beach, boat, sea and sky 11 Western beach 12 Sand bar at southern end
13 Sea and coast of Sabah 14 Sea and coast of Sabah 15 Western beach 16 Sand bar at southern end
17 Sand bar at southern end 18 Sand bar at southern end 19 Sand bar at southern end
20 Side view of island 21 Sea and sky 22 Side view of island
23 Beach with coconut trees 24 Beach and coconut trees 25 Beach and coconut trees 26 Beach and coconut trees 27 Beach
28 Western beach 29 Western beach and northern tip of island 30 Southern tip of island 01 Houses on stilts
02 Houses on stilts 03 Houses on stilts 04 Houses on stilts and boats 05 Island village and coconut trees
06 Boat with fishing sea gipsies 07 Boat with fishing sea gipsies 08 Boat with fishing sea gipsies 09 Boat and island
10 Young girl on beach 01 Diving boats anchored along beach 02 Diving groups with instructors 03 Diving class with instructor 04 Divers in the sea
05 Divers in the sea 06 Diver preparing for back jump into sea 06 Divers in the sea 07 Divers in the sea 08 Divers in the sea
09 Diving instructor in wetsuit 11 Having a break on the boat
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