Malaysia a land of friendly people and a nation blessed with natural wonders, welcome you.bordered by Thailand to the north and Singapore to the south, Malaysia also stretches across the northern tier of Borneo to from the states the Sabah and Sarawak.
With 48,000 km of coastline, Malaysia boasts some of the most beautiful islands and beach in asia with the straits of Malacca on the west, the South China sea to the east and the Andaman sea to the Northwest. An amazing number of these natural treasures lay nestled in trainquil bays and coves. Beneath the aquamarine waters lies a fascinating world of coral and marine life waiting to be discovered.
Come and be mesmerized by these fabulous holiday retreats.
PERHENTIAN ISLAND, TERENGGANU
Perhentian Island is an ideal beach resort for a leisurely family vacation in Malaysia. Surrounded by lush greenery, facing white sandy beaches and a warm blue sea, Perhentian Island is a holiday paradise not to be missed. Perhentian Island, or Pulau Perhentian as the locals call it, is well known as a marine paradise and forms a part of the National Marine Park of Malaysia.
Location: JPulau Perhentian Besar, Besut, Terengganu
RAWA ISLAND, JOHOR
The island is named Rawa, after the colloquial Malay word for white doves or more specifically the pied imperial pigeon (Ducula bicolor) which are native to the island. Due to the island's unique north-south orientation, its white, sandy beach remains largely protected from the open waters of the South China Sea behind. Rawa island boasts a hundred percent coral cover and its house reef is naturally shallow, making it an ideal destination for safe entry level diving and sea sport activities for adults and children alike.
Location: Mersing, Johor
TIOMAN ISLAND, PAHANG
Tioman Island lies off the east coast of Peninsular Malaysia, in the South China Sea. It's a nature reserve, ringed by beaches. The area is known for its dive sites, which have corals, sea fans and sea sponges, as well as shipwrecks. The island is covered in tropical rainforests, home to butterflies, lizards and monkeys. On the east coast, the Juara Turtle Project is a hatchery that protects and studies sea turtles.
Location: Rompin, Pahang
REDANG ISLAND, TERENGGANU
Redang Island is an island in Kuala Nerus District, Terengganu, Malaysia. It is one of the largest islands off the east coast of Peninsular Malaysia and as well as one of the most beautiful islands in the world. It is famous for its crystal clear waters and white sandy beaches
Location: Kuala Nerus, Terengganu
PANDANAN ISLAND, SEMPORNA, SABAH
Located around 30 kilometers from Semporna and can be covered in less than an hour, the Pandanan Islands are strategically located in the territorial waters where the Philippines meet Malaysia. Even though the island is relatively smaller and can be seen from the nearby Pom Pom Islands, the beauty of the islands is unmatched. The main attraction of the islands is the surge of green turtles that the island is home to. While visiting the Pandanan Island be sure to catch the phenomena of all these turtles on the beach during the island's high tide occurrences.
Location: Northeast of Semporna, Sabah
PANGKOR ISLAND, PERAK
Pangkor Island is located in the waters of the Malacca Strait. Among the interesting places is Teluk Nipah. Coral Bay (Teluk Aur) and Giam Island. Tourists can take a boat to Giam Island to see the sandbars that form the plains that will emerge during the low tide season. Usually, this phenomenon will occur during the Chinese New Year Festival season. The sand plain forms a passable path from the mainland of Teluk Nipah coast to Giam Island. This phenomenon can be said to be a miracle of nature. It cannot be denied, the number of tourists willing to come to Pangkor Island just to see this split sea phenomenon. In addition, the newest attraction in Pangkor Island is the Turtle Conservation Center in Teluk Ketapang which is definitely not to be missed.
Location: Manjung, Perak
CENANG BEACH, KEDAH
Known as Pantai Cenang in Malay, the balmy water of the Andaman Sea combined with soft white sand is enough of a draw in itself. The beach is a 2km long stretch of white sand located on the western shoreline of Langkawi. Add to that the laid-back beach vibe of the town, along with a scattering of top seafood restaurants and some hip beachfront bars, then you have the ingredients for a winning combination. Time drifts by merrily in Pantai Cenang, so make sure you give yourself plenty of it when you visit.
Location: Langkawi, Kedah
PORT DICKSON BEACH, NEGERI SEMBILAN
Port Dickson is a beach resort destination in Negeri Sembilan, about 90km from Kuala Lumpur and 30km from Seremban. Also called 'PD' by the locals, this popular holiday spot is within easy reach of KL and Singapore via highways and major roads.
Apart from that, there are also many tourist attractions to explore including military museum, ostrich farm, lunar observatory, ornamental fish center, waterfront walk, 3D art gallery and more. Additionally, there are forest reserves that offer wildlife viewing and opportunities for hiking.
Location: Negeri Sembilan
TELUK CEMPEDAK, PAHANG
Teluk Cempedak or Teluk Chempedak also known as Palm Beach is a beach in Kuantan, Pahang, Malaysia. It is located 5 kilometers east from the town center in Kuantan. The white sandy beach and casuarinas and pine trees line the coast, with some rocky promontories facing the South China Sea.
Location: Kuantan, Pahang