The Pulau Tiga Marine National Park is located 12km north of Kuala Penyu (Klias Peninsula) and consists of three islands. The biggest of them is Pulau Tiga and measures about 1km from northeast to southwest and 5km from northwest to southeast. The other two islands are very small. Pulau Kalampunian Besar is nothing more than a narrow strip of sand with some vegetation, extending for 1km from northwest to southeast. Pulau Kalampunian Damit, also known as Pulau Ubar or Snake Island is a small islet with some trees, where sea snakes come to mate and nest.
The islands are of volcanic origin and were formed in 1897, when an earthquake in the Philippines caused a volcanic eruption near Sabah.
The Pulau Tiga Marine National Park was set up in 1978 and covers an area of 15864 ha. On the main Tiga island there is a resort and there is accomodation of Sabah parks. The sea waters around Tiga island are not very clear, probably due to the proximity to the mainland. On Tiga island there are some mud volcanoes with mud pools, where visitors can take a bath in the mud.

01 On the boat 02 Pulau Tiga 03 Pulau Tiga
04 Pulau Tiga 05 Southern coast 06 Speedboat to Pulau Tiga
07 Pier and southern beach 08 Southern beach and resort 09 Beach
10 Dirty sea water 11 Trail and toilets 12 Forest trail 13 Trail to mud volcano 14 Mushrooms
15 Sabah parks base camp 16 Beach area 17 Pulau Tiga beach 18 Southern beach 19 Southern beach
20 Southern beach 21 Pulau Tiga resort 22 Bungalow of Pulau Tiga resort 23 Pulau Tiga resort
24 Red and white wood statue 01 Mud volcano 02 Tourists bathing in mud volcano 03 Tourists bathing in mud volcano 04 Zombie man
05 Tourists bathing in mud volcano 06 Tourists bathing in mud volcano 07 Tourists bathing in mud volcano 08 Chinese tourists covered with mud 09 Tourists bathing in mud volcano
10 Tourists bathing in mud volcano 11 Gazebo and mud volcano 01 Pulau Kalampunian Besar 02 Pulau Kalampunian Besar
03 Pulau Kalampunian Besar 04 Beach 05 Beach
06 Casuarina trees on beach 07 Beach 08 Casuarinas on beach 09 Beach and sea 10 Vegetation
11 Beach 12 Panoramic view of beach 13 Beach and sea 01 Pulau Ular island
02 Kalampunian Damit island pier 03 Gate 04 Forest 05 Forest 06 Forest 07 Forest
08 Forest and sea 09 Terrestrial hermit crab 10 Terrestrial hermit crab
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