Tioman Island- Underwater Paradise
An alluring underwater Paradise
Tioman Island is tiny Tropical Island
which is located some 36 km off the east coast of Peninsular Malaysia
of the state of Pahang. It is only 133.6 Sq Km. Roughly 39 km
long and 12 km wide.
This is a Nature Lover's paradise. There are Snorkeling and Sea sports such as Wind surfing, Canoeing, Kayaking, Sailing and Swimming available. The Islands on the most part is virgin un-spoilt Tropical Jungle. The beaches are lovely comprising of very fine sand. The waters are crystal clear and visibility can extend up to 8 meters. There is also abundant Marine and wild life and jungle trekking and boat excursions are interesting activities and provides breathtaking views of the island. There are also beautiful Soft Coral formations all around the Island. The whole Islands and the surrounding seas is a designated Marine Park. So please observe all the Park rules and regulations posted there and follow the guides and instructors' briefing. There is no social life at night. So Visitors get together and organize parties on the Beach. The Island is Duty-free so Beer, liquor and cigarettes are really cheap.
Average Temperature 25C to 28 C. Sea Temperature hove around 28C most of the time. Avoid Monsoon months of November till February. Best Months are from March to September.