Kota Tinggi, Malaysia · 11 hotels available
Desaru is a very famous spot for beach lovers, located at the eastern tip of the Penisular Malaysia, in Johor. As it is very close Singapore, it is also frequently visited by the folks there as well as the locals in Johor Bahru. Being one of the best beaches in Johor, visitors can enjoy activities such as scuba diving and snorkeling as well as water sports like jet ski and banana boat that can be enjoyed by the whole family.
The beaches are lined with casuarinas trees and are the common view would be the rustic fishing villages that are all around. Being known to mesmerize its visitors with its captivating beauty, Desaru is the perfect destination for those who wish for a break from their daily busy routine for a weekend getaway. The best thing about this beach, it has around 25 kilometers of stretch providing a not too crowded leisurely beach relaxation for its visitors.
One of the other attraction if visitors had enough of beaches would be the out-of-town attraction, Kota Tinggi Waterfalls. This attraction of the waterfalls is situated at Lombong. The water cascades from a height of 36m down a steep precipice into a pool deep enough for swimming. The cool waters have beckoned many tourists and locals alike. It is the perfect spot for visitors who wish for a breath of fresh, unpolluted, mountain air.
About 10 km south of Dasaru is another excellent stretch of beach known as Teluk Ramunia, the perfect place if visitors would like to view the sunset. And about 8 km north of Desaru (20 minutes) is the Fishermen's Museum at Tanjung Balau which displays fish traps and equipment used by local fishermen and various artifacts of the trade.
Visitors can find over 100 ostriches in this farm that started way back in 2001. The reason of setting up this showfarm is to exhibit the ostriches to the publics and allowing them to know more about ostriches, their habits, mating seasons etc. It is open daily from 10am to 6pm and the entrance fees are RM8 for adults and RM4 for children below 12
A great place for a fun-filled holiday, Lotus Desaru Beach Resort & Spa offers 700 spacious rooms that ensure utmost comfort. In-room facilities include a separate lounge and dining area, microwave, kitchenette, private bathrooms, closet, in-room safe, and chargeable internet. The resort also features a range of recreational activities like kayaking, snorkeling, jet skiing, fishing, and banana boat riding.
For travelers who want to take in the sights and sounds of Desaru, Tiara Desaru Seaview Residence is the perfect choice as its view is the beautiful, clear beach. Step into one of their 30 comfortable rooms and escape the stress of the day with a wide range of recreational offerings that ensures their visitors plenty of interesting activities during their stay. With dining that would surely make you want more and the friendly staffs that makes you feel right at home, this is perfect stay in Desaru.