Desa Mola


This friendly Bajau village can occupy an hour or so of wandering between the houses on stilts, though the boardwalks are rapidly being replaced with back-fill and cement. It juts out into the straight 1km south of Wanci's town centre.

Note the 'museum' you may see on some maps is no longer open, or accessible.

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Standing proud in the middle of the sea, this watery Bajau village is entirely built on stilts above the coral about 1km offshore from Ambeua pier. You're…