In Malaysia lies some of the most beautiful beaches in the world. With infinite carpets of sparkling white sand that stretch for miles and miles, and crystal clear waters around exotic tropical islands.Take long evening strolls on miles and miles of idyllic beaches. Or catch the rare sight of newborn turtles going out on their first sea adventure. Be seduced by the serenity of island life.
The calm blue waters of the South China Sea make Cherating one of the most alluring beach resorts in Malaysia. Located 47 km north of Kuantan, the capital of Pahang, Cherating is home to the world famous Club Med. A number of water sports such as catamaran sailing and kayaking can be enjoyed here.
The island, along with Pulau Dayang, Pulau Lang and Pulau Pinang, are rated among the best diving destinations within the Johor Marine Park Area. The deeper waters around the area ensure good visibility and variety of marine life. Dive trips can be booked at most dive shops on any of the islands.
Located at the south-eastern corner of Johor, Desaru is the ideal beach destination with over 25km of white sandy beaches fringed by palm trees and casuarinas.Here, enjoy a myriad of water sports including snorkelling, water-skiing, canoeing, wind-surfing and sailing.
Perhentian means ‘stopover' in Malay. But, you may need more than a stopover on this pair of captivating islands. Some 21km off the coast of Terengganu, it comprises the islands of Perhentian Besar and Perhentian Kecil.Pulau Perhentian