Faces of
Malaysia
Perhentian Islands

The Perhentian Islands (Pulau Perhentian in Bahasa Malaysia) lie approximately 10 nautical miles (19 km) offshore the coast of northeastern Malaysia in the state of Terengganu, approximately 40 miles (64 km) south of the Thai border. The two main islands are Perhentian Besar (“Big Perhentian”) and Perhentian Kecil (“Small Perhentian”). Popular for it’s beaches, snorkeling and driving. Like a real postcard.

Taman Negara

Taman Negara National Park was established in Malaysia in 1938/1939 as the King George V National Park. It was renamed to Taman Negara after Independence, which literally means “national park” in Malay. The total area of Taman Negara is 4,343 km².

Tioman, Malaysia

Swiss Cottage

address: Kampung Tekek, Pulau Tioman, 26807 Pahang DM, Malaysia - Tel: 09-419 1642
accommodation on Tekek Beach, RM65 - RM140

Swiss Cottage contact information

phone: 09-419 1642
website

Swiss Cottage prices / booking

Longhouse Room, Fan, Max 2 pax, RM65
Longhouse Room, A/C, Max 2 pax, RM88
Beach-view chalet, Fan, Max 2 pax, RM110
Garden-view chalet, Fan, Max 2 pax, RM78
Sea-view Bungalow Room, Fan, 2 pax, RM140
Garden-view Bungalow Room, Fan, 2 pax, RM88

Price Range

Hotels in Tioman

Tioman Paya Resort

accommodation on Paya Beach

Swiss Cottage

accommodation on Tekek Beach, RM65 - RM140

Attractions

Salang Beach, Tioman

Salang is on the northernmost end of the island and is most frequented by backpackers and independent travellers looking for a spot of diving, plenty of nightlife and cheap accommodation.

ABC Beach (Kampung Air Batang), Tioman

popular backpacker's beach on a rather long stretch of beach