Pasir Panjang (Long Beach) is a wide fine sand beach with snorkel opportunities right of the beach along the rocks at the northern and southern end and the peninsula in the middle. Even though the beach is flocked by plenty of resorts, it is quiet during the day as most tourists are on snorkel or dive trips. The southern part of the beach is more lively than the northern part.
Resorts on Long Beach (from north to south):
boat bringing tourists from the beach to the jetty (boat in the background) as the beach doesn't have an dedicated jetty
southern part of the beach with Laguna Redang Island Resort
chilling in front of Redang Beach Resort which is the most happening resort at night along the beach
view towards outlying islands of Pulau Paku Besar and Pulau Lima
the wide fine sand beach (view in front of Redang Bay Resort towards the northern end)
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Along this famous beach area, there are numerous large hotels, budget guest houses, restaurants, transport rental services, and souvenir stores.