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The Beautiful Islands Of Johor: Pulau Besar And Its Neighbouring Islands

The islands of Malaysia have long been a favourite destination of visitors both local and worldwide, with popular islands such as Perhentian and Langkawi becoming a favourited destination for family fun, adventure, and even romance. These happening, popular islands are located to the north of the peninsular. You might want to turn to the quieter, […]

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A Proper Guide To Snorkelling At Pulau Besar

The enchanting marine island, Pulau Besar in Mersing, Johor is the perfect destination for a relaxing weekend away with the fishes. Boasting sweeping palm trees, pristine beaches and emerald waters, Pulau Besar will enthrall snorkel enthusiasts, families, and friends. Here is our guide to snorkelling at Pulau Besar, containing everything you need to know for […]

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8 Best Relaxing Activities At Pulau Besar

The enchanted island of Pulau Besar in Mersing, Johor is a perfect destination for a simple and relaxing 2-day weekend getaway either solo or with family and friends. The island itself is relatively small and least known compared to neighbouring islands such as Pulau Sibu, Pulau Rawa and Pulau Tinggi, making it ideal for those […]


Where To Stay At Pulau Besar, Johor

Pristine, peaceful and secluded are just a few words you can use to describe this sandy patch of paradise. Contrary to what its name might suggest, Pulau Besar (“Besar” meaning big in Malay) is quite small and offer only 4 resorts for travellers to choose from. Only a small part of the island is developed […]

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Pulau Besar’s Big 4 – Choosing the Best Pulau Besar Family Resort

Located about 15km away from Mersing, the sleepy town east of Johor, lies Pulau Besar (Big Island), an idyllic paradise still relatively hidden (unlike the popular Tioman Island). Gazetted as a marine park by the Government to protect the abundant marine life, the island boasts white, powdery beaches and warm, azure waters so clear, you […]