Hammerhead Sharks: Hammerhead sharks are very common in the waters of Sipadan. These are very unusual types of sharks which are known for their distinct heads. These sharks are often found in the warm waters in the world.
Carol Reefs: The word carol is used for the small organisms which live in colonies underneath the water. The carol reefs are the structures found inside water, and are made up of carols. A large number of carol reefs are found in the waters of Sipadan. These reefs are undoubtedly the special attractions for the divers. But, if you go for diving you need take some care otherwise these reefs may be destroyed. Some of the diving sites have been closed in Thailand due the destructions of the carol reefs. But, in Sipadan as well as in many other destinations of Malaysia, you can still go for diving. Therefore, one should dive carefully in the water, not only for fulfilling your duty of environmental protection, but also for the bright future of the scuba diving activity.
Turtles: Sipadan Island is popular for turtles also. Different species of turtles are found in the water some of which include Green turtle, Leatherback, Olive Ridley and Hawksbill turtle. The Green turtle is most popular in Sipadan which comprises of black brown or greenish yellow colour.
Apart from the above mentioned creatures, over 3000 species of fishes are available in the waters Sipadan. These fishes have different shapes and sizes. Every time when you will go for scuba diving Sipadan tour, you will find something new there.
In your scuba diving Sipadan trip, you can stay in any of the available diving resorts. There are some good resorts available in Sipadan, but as per the information of some travel agencies those resorts are closed nowadays. If this information is true, then also you have no need to worry. You can book a resort in Mabul Island which is very near to Sipadan, and there are the resorts in Mabul which are just 15 minutes away from Sipadan Island.