Dreaming for a gateway? How about taking a swim and dipping your toes in heaven on some amazing islands near Singapore.
You must be wondering where to go in Malaysia. You must have heard about and visited some popular cities like Penang, Kuala Lumpur, and Malacca but there are many islands near Singapore where you can visit some of the most gorgeous beaches in Malaysia. Here you can spend a pampering weekend with some lazy time. Among these beaches, there are few which offer great adventure and if you love diving then it will satisfy you a lot. Here is the list of few beaches which you must visit, check them out:
1) Perhentian Islands
Perhentian Island lies off the coast of northeastern Malaysia. It is compiled of the small group of coral-fringed islands that has pristine white sand beaches. Pulau Perhentian Kecil and Pulau Perhentian Besar are the 2 main islands here. If you are a big lover of snorkeling and scuba diving then it is the best place for you to visit. Cruise above the crystal clear turquoise water on a sea kayak and click some pictures of the gorgeous scenery. The jungle trail will force you to go for a hiking so don’t forget to bring your hiking shoes.
2) Sipadan Island
Sipadan Island is among the top 10 dive sites in the world. So if you are an avid diver then this island should be on top of your travel bucket list. Here you are going to get the opportunity to see the large pelagic species like manta rays, barracuda, and turtles, as it is surrounded by over 3000 species of sea creature. There is a restriction imposed by the government on diving and snorkeling, so it is advisable to book these activities in advance so you can add some adventure on your vacation.
3) Sibu Island
With its turquoise water and white sand beaches, it welcomes all the vacationers. If you are in a lazy relaxing mood then it is advisable to sit back and take a sunbathe upon the coasts or relax against a hammock. Vacationers who love to go for an adventurous ride can opt for trekking along one of the various jungle trails or can cruise across the sea on a kayak. Don’t miss out on snorkeling and scuba diving as you will be witnessing colorful coral reefs.
4) Pangkor Island
If you are looking for a water sport, trekking or sightseeing then Pangkor Island is the one for you with all these activities. From trekking, bicycling on hills or discovering local culture, this island will give you everything you want from your vacation. And the best part is the street food, don’t miss to taste that because it is very delicious.
5) Pulau Tenggol
For snorkeling and diving enthusiast this island has pristine coral formations and turquoise water. For the excellent underwater excursion, it has good visibility and water teeming which makes it easy to view the marine life. Hence it is recommended to have the Advanced Open Water certificate if you are interested in visiting these sites.
These are few Islands which you can visit and explore more while traveling. Now you must be thinking from where to book your cheapest Singapore Malaysia tour package. Well, we would recommend you to contact JourneyCook and get best tour and travel deals.