Islands near Kota Kinabalu

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Travelers are voting Layang-Layang Island as the best island near Kota Kinabalu. There is 2 islands near Sandakan a city just 321 km from Kota Kinabalu. The most popular of these is Lankayan Island near Sandakan. You can find 14 islands near Sabah and 43 islands in the country of Malaysia. Our members favorite in Sabah is Mabul Island and Sipadan Island is the top pick in Malaysia. Want more? Check out our map of islands near Kota Kinabalu.