Nature and sea lovers, it’s time to heed the call of the ocean! Embark on an extraordinary journey through the depths and discover a world of unparalleled beauty that awaits your exploration.
DIVE INTO A PARADISE OF UNDERWATER WONDERS IN TIOMAN
Tioman Island, situated off the east coast of Peninsular Malaysia, is a mesmerizing destination for nature lovers and diving enthusiasts. The island boasts beautiful beaches and enchanting underwater landscapes. Its warm, pristine waters are excellent for scuba diving, making it one of the top diving destinations in Malaysia.
The island’s surrounding waters are inhabited by various species, including the sea snakes, blacktip reef sharks, and electric rays. Although venomous, sea snakes are generally not aggressive towards humans and can be seen gliding gently in the shallows. The blacktip reef sharks are a common sight in Tioman’s waters. Meanwhile, the electric ray, known for stunning its victims with electric shocks, can be found taking shelter in the sandy seabed.
Furthermore, the island has over 25 dive sites to explore. Dive the shallow, calm waters of Pirate Reef. Wander among the stunning granite and lush coral formations at Chebeh. And even embark on an adventure exploring the wrecks at KM Sipadan or Sawadee Wrecks. If you’d like to check out an abundance of hard and soft corals, head to Malang Rock (Coral Island).
Travellers seeking an unforgettable scuba diving experience can book a stay at Berjaya Tioman Resort, which offers the perfect balance of adventure and relaxation. Discover dive packages or courses at Berjaya Tioman Resort here.
EXPLORE THE BEST KEPT UNDERWATER WORLD OF REDANG ISLAND
Situated in the richly diverse South China Sea, Redang Island and its surrounding marine park form an archipelago comprises 9 islands. These islands include:
- Lima Island
- Paku Besar Island
- Paku Kecil Island
- Kerengga Besar Island
- Kerengga Kecil Island
- Ekor Tebu Island
- Batu Ling Island
- Pinang Island
- and the main Redang Island
There are more than 30 dive locations with both spectacular hard and soft corals here. To ensure the preservation of Redang Island’s underwater heritage and ecosystem, the Marine & Fisheries department has taken measures to safeguard the reefs around this area. Divers can expect a beautiful encounter with turtles, reef sharks, moray eels, and an array of fascinating marine species.
The whale shark is one of the most majestic creatures that can be spotted in the waters surrounding Redang Island. It can reach an average length of 12 metres and is known for its distinctive spotted patterns. The razor fish, which has a long, slender body that resembles a razor blade, is another species commonly found in the area. Humphead parrotfish, a species with unique hump on its forehead, can also be seen in the waters around Redang Island.
Choose The Taaras Beach & Spa Resort for your next scuba diving vacation and treat yourself to the best dive experience possible. Discover dive packages or courses at The Taaras Beach & Spa Resort here.
Discover a captivating underwater world through scuba diving. Dive centres at Berjaya Tioman Resort and The Taaras Beach & Spa Resort offer a range of dive certification courses that cater to divers of all levels of experience.
For beginners, they can start with the Open Water Diver course to learn the basics of scuba diving. Then divers can advance their skills by progressing through Advanced Open Water Diver, Rescue Diver, Divemaster, and Master Scuba Diver courses. If you’re a first-timer or a non-diver, try Discover Scuba Diving, an introductory dive that will get you exploring right away under the close supervision of an instructor.
SEE YOU AT MALAYSIA INTERNATIONAL DIVE EXPO (MIDE)!
Discover more at MIDE and enjoy 15% discount on dive packages! You can also get free cash vouchers and freebies* by purchasing dive packages from us at MIDE.
Date: 26 – 28 May 2023
Time: 10:00 AM – 7:00 PM
Venue: Malaysia International Trade & Exhibition Centre (MITEC) – Level 2, Hall 6, Booth A91
*Terms & Conditions apply.
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