Labuan Tourism, Malaysia

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Labuan /ləˈbuːən/ (Jawi: لابوان), officially the Federal Territory of Labuan (Malay: Wilayah Persekutuan Labuan, Jawi: ولايه ڤرسكوتوان لابوان), is a federal territory of Malaysia. It is made up of the homonymous Labuan Island and six smaller islands, and is located off the coast of the state of Sabah in East Malaysia. Labuan's capital is Victoria and is best known as an offshore financial centre offering international financial and business services via Labuan IBFC since 1990 as well as being an offshore support hub for deepwater oil and gas activities in the region. It is also a tourist destination for people travelling through Sabah, nearby Bruneians and scuba divers. The name Labuan derives from the Malay word labuhan which means harbour.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Labuan in Malaysia. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Labuan like a local. After your splendid visit to Labuan, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Kota Kinabalu. Kota Kinabalu is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Mount Kinabalu, Sapi Island, Manukan Island. Also, to reach Labuan, you'll have to take a flight to Kota Kinabalu; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. To explore Labuan, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

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Facts and Stats for Labuan*

  • Living in Labuan - Quality of Life

    • Climate Index 58.31 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 10.85 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Labuan

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Labuan

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 3.72 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 25.65 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 57.71 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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