Pulau Papan

Location Info

Address: Jalan Merdeka, Labuan, Malaysia.
Chalet Booking: +6087-408600

District » Labuan


Pulau Papan or Papan Island is located off Labuan Island. It is one of the most beautifully developed islands that is located in Labuan, Malaysia. It is one of the 6 islands that are comprised in Labuan Wilayah Persekutuan. A 5 minutes boat ride from Labuan Island is sufficient enough to get you to Papan Island.


Pulau Papan has gorgeous landscape with an old colonial lighthouse. It too, possesses a mini agriculture park that showcases fascinating plant life that is to be found in Borneo. It is the perfect getaway for anyone who desires serenity and natures. It is especially crowded during weekend as locals often go there to relax. Moreover, the Bruneis visit this island during weekends too. There are quite a number of activities that can be done in the beautiful island. Besides relaxing your mind and enjoy the sea breeze, there are more activities offered such as snorkeling, jungle trekking and picnics. You can even play beach volleyball and barbecue for lunch. This place is definitely suitable for everyone, whether you are with your loved ones or families. However, be warned that swimming and any water activities are at your own risk as there are no life guards guarding around in the island.

Accommodation would not be a problem in Pulau Papan as there are options up for your pick. There are chalets and also camping sites to choose from. The chalets are big and clean. Do remember to make reservations before heading to the island especially during peak seasons.


Once you reached Labuan Airport, take the taxi to Labuan Jetty. From there, take a speed boat to reach Pulau Papan. The boat ride takes up to 5 minutes only.