Putatan Tourism

Visit Putatan - Best of Putatan

Putatan is a town and a suburb of Kota Kinabalu in the state of Sabah, Malaysia as well as the main secondary town in the district of Penampang.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Putatan in Malaysia. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Putatan like a local. When planning a trip to Putatan, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Kota Kinabalu. Kota Kinabalu, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Mount Kinabalu, Sapi Island, Manukan Island. Tour packages of Putatan are of 1 to 2 days duration.

Putatan is an affair to remember, follow this apt itinerary of the place and return home with a bunch of memories.

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Facts and Stats for Putatan*

  • Pollution Statistics in Putatan

    Know the pollution level of Putatan before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 46.88 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 39.29 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 66.67 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 46.43 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 45.83 (Moderate)
  • Putatan: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Putatan for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Putatan.

    • Burglary and Theft 65.74 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 61.11 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 50 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 78.85 (High)
    • Car Stealing 57.41 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 66.67 (High)
    • Attacks 59.26 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 63.89 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 63.89 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 32.41 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 28.7 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 70.37 (High)
  • Living in Putatan - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Putatan is 109.65 (Moderate)

    • Safety Index 40.66 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 58.69 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 57.15 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 30.25 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 47.41 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 67.86 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 15.29 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 39.68 (Very Low)
    • 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 Putatan

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.07 USD
    • International Movie per seat 3.33 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 26.46 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 83.8 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 86.32 USD

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

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