SABAH. MALAYSIA One of the primary reasons many people visit Malaysia is to experience its wonderful national parks. More than 60% of Borneo's surface is covered by the oldest tropical rainforest in the world. There you can still find elephants, tigers, leopards, tapirs and orangutans. But there is also a world full of live under the waters of Malaysia: sharks, turtles, barracudas and all the small inhabitants that can be found living in the coral gardens.