Faces of
Malaysia
Penang

Penang is the name of an island in the Straits of Malacca, and also of one of the states of Malaysia, located on the north-west coast of peninsular Malaysia. Penang is the second smallest state in Malaysia after Perlis, and the eighth most populous. A resident of Penang is colloquially known as a Penangite. The city Georgetown is the 2nd biggest city in Malaysia and traveller′s hub.

Kota Kinabalu

Kota Kinabalu is the capital of the state of Sabah on Borneo. With an estimated population of 532,129 in the city and 700,000 in the urban area, it is the largest urban centre in Sabah and the sixth largest in Malaysia. It is located close to Mount Kinabalu, the highest mountain in South-East Asia.

Perhentian Islands, Malaysia

Long Beach (Pasir Panjang)

address: East coast, Pulau Perhentian Kecil
Long-Beach-Pulau-Perhentian-Kecil.jpg, Most popular beach on the small Island for backpackers with many chalets and restaurants, snorkel spots right at the beach
Most popular beach on the small Island for backpackers with many chalets and restaurants, snorkel spots right at the beach
  • Pasir (Malay for "beach") Panjang (Malay for "long")
  • Long Beach is located  on the easter side (sunrise) of the Pulau Perhentian Kecil (the small island)
  • it is located just opposite Coral Bay, which can be reached by foot (15min jungle trek to the other side of the island)

location of Long Beach
location of Long Beach on the small island

 

Accommodations in Long Beach (Pasir Panjang)

Perhentian Island Cocohut Long Beach Resort

15-minute walk from Long Beach

Resort

D Rock Garden Resort

Long Beach Perhentian Island Kecil, Terengganu

Budget Hotel, Resort, Bungalows

Aman Dan Laut

Long Beach Perhentian Island Kecil, Terengganu

Resort

BuBu Villa

Long Beach Perhentian Island Kecil, Terengganu

Resort

Aina Garden Long Beach

Long Beach Perhentian Island Kecil, Terengganu

Hostel, Bungalows

Seahorse Diver Guesthouse

Perhentian Kecil, Longbeach, 22300 Perhentian Islands

Hostel

Bubu Resort

Long Beach, 22300 Perhentian Islands

Resort

Mimpi Perhentian

Long Beach Perhentian Island, Terengganu

Resort


Related Places

Coral Bay (Teluk Aur)

beach on the small Island, more relaxed and quite with excellent snorkel and dive spots and great sun sets

Hotels in Perhentian Islands

Rock Garden Village

Chalets on the most southern edge of Long Beach, Pulau Perhentian Kecil. One of the cheapest option on the Perhentians.

Synfony Village

basic chalets on Long Beach, Pulau Perhentian Kecil

Attractions

Coral Bay (Teluk Aur), Perhentian Islands

beach on the small Island, more relaxed and quite with excellent snorkel and dive spots and great sun sets

Pulau Perhentian Besar, Perhentian Islands

The slightly bigger island offers more expensive resort style accommodation. For family travellers or those who like it more quiet and have an extra Ringgit to spend.

Attractions

Big Tree Foot Hawker Centre, Ipoh

Most popular Chinese hawker food center in Ipoh, especially famous for the Yong Tau Foo stall. It is located in Pasir Panjir, just south of the city center.

Botanical Gardens, Penang

Park created in 1884, the gardens is spread over 30ha of forested hills and lush green tropical trees and plants.