The crystal clear water along with the sprawling beaches of some of the most beautiful islands of the world is found in Malaysia and they form the perfect getaway from the hue and cry of the city life. Most of the people want to spend their vacations in the Pacific or Carribean islands. But one can actually enjoy the tropical paradise in Malaysia. Some of these islands have also become the popular destinations for snorkeling and diving.
Sipadan is an island which has the most well known areas for diving. The marine life of the island has exotic species which includes the hammerhead sharks, sea turtles and different reef fish of great colors. One can visit the island with the ferries and boats which depart from the mainland. Langkawi is a popular destination among the tourists for soending vacationa and holidays. It is filled with mountains, beaches, rainforests, mangroves and wetlands, waterfalls and many other things. Some of the major romantic hotels of Malaysia are found here and makes a wonderful getaway.
A beautiful blend of the pristine beaches, crystal-clear blue water and the white powdery sand can be definitely found in Redang. The place is also known for diving and also snorkeling. One can bask in the wondrous beauty of the marine life and can also embark on a journey of jungle trekking. The atmosphere of the Perhentian islands along with its natural beauty makes a great escape for the people who have lead a stressful city life. One can go for diving and can also explore the dense tropical jungles.
Tioman makes a perfect holiday for big families, people going for honeymoons, backpackers, adventurers, scuba divers and others. A trekking to the jungle can be made alongside of snorkeling and scuba diving. One can swim under the waterfalls and visit the villages for getting a taste of the local folk and culture. The gorgeous and picturesque scenery along with the peaceful atmosphere and surroundings truly make Pangkor a beautiful island as the name suggests.
The amazing beaches make people forget about the humdrum affair of their daily life. Water sport and jungle trekking are some of the activities that people indulge in. But the most memorable activity which one can have in this place is to swim at night amongst the glowing planktons of blue color. The most picturesque getaway is Kapas and can be reached by a speedboat only in 15 minutes from the mainland of Marang. The soft and white beaches give it the name which means Cotton Island. One can have a view of the colorful corals and marine life in the calm waters. Sibu has been marked as a marine park for protecting the marine fauna and the coral reefs. The beautiful coral reefs and the white sand beaches of Mabul make a perfect getaway from everyday life. Tenggol offers great relaxing places with tropical forests, clear waters along with the palm trees.