Situated nearby Felda Residence Tanjung Leman and Jetty Terminal, the Tanjung Leman beach is popular for camp on the beach accompanied by sounds of the ocean. Tanjung Leman is a coastal area in Mersing District, Johor and offers a quick escape from the hustle and bustle of city life with family and friends alongside leisure and sporting activities.
This beach features a spot for BBQ, stunning array of sports and fun filled activities such as beach volleyball, beach soccer, camping site, fishing, jungle trekking, rock climbing and cycling. Visitors can spend a night or two at nearby hotels around Tanjung Leman beach and enjoy the activities offered here.
From Kuala Lumpur city centre, it takes around 4 hours and 50 minutes to Tanjung Leman Beach by using North-South highway. You can also access this beach from Johor Bahru via Senai-Desaru highway for about 2 hours and 15 minutes. Visitors also can reach this beach by driving from Singapore to Tanjung Leman beach by using Causeway road.
There are flights to Senai International Airport from Kuala Lumpur International Airport by using Air Asia, Malindo Air or Firefly. Once you reach at the airport, you can take a taxi or rent a car to Tanjung Leman beach for another 2 hours via Senai-Desaru highway.
Gunung Arong Recreational Forest is a forest located at the Mersing-Endau road and offers jungle trekking at low difficulty levels while enjoy the ambiance of the forest environment. It is also a popular camping and picnic sites as visitors can enjoy their time by a small waterfall and panoramic views of the surrounding forest and the ocean as well as playground for children. Picnickers also can enjoy the sounds of light rushing waters and the smell of fresh water and greenery. A permit to climb the mountain for 15 people is RM150 and additional charges for overnight in forest.
Sibu Island consists of Sibu Besar Island, Sibu Tengah Island, Sibu Kukus Island and Sibu Hujung Island. This island is approximately 6 kilometres long and 1 kilometre wide and there is a small fishing village called Kampong Duku with a population less than 100 people. The main activities on the island are watersports such as snorkelling and diving to see the nice coral reefs in the crystal clear water. There are hotels such as Sari Pacifica Resort and Spa Sibu Island and the Sea Gypsy Village Resort & Dive Base. Sibu Besar can be accessed by Tanjung Laman jetty located in Mersing to catch a boat ride. It takes around 20 minutes or most resorts and chalets on the beach will arrange transportation to pick you up.
Felda Residence Tanjung Leman is strategically located 5 minute drive from Tanjung Leman jetty and 90 minute from Senai International Airport. There are around 91 rooms with stunning sea view or the beautiful garden equipped with a safe, satellite TV, electric kettle and ironing facilities. This hotel offers free parking and complimentary Wi-Fi access in its lobby. Besides that, there are also water sports activities such as kayaking, beach volleyball, fitness centre and a large freeform outdoor pool. Felda Residence Tanjung Leman is also one of famous accommodation among business travellers because this hotel provides meeting and function room facilities. There are also luggage storage and airport shuttle services can be requested from the 24-hour front desk staff. As for dining options, Sibu Brasserie offers tasty local and international dishes for guests to enjoy and other restaurants nearby this hotel are also available.
Sibu Island Resort is a 4 star accommodation located near the amazing view of seaside and features 121 air conditioned rooms. The spacious rooms offer complete amenities with private beach. This resort also features a sauna, an outdoor pool and outdoor tennis courts. Besides that, it has an airport shuttle service, free Wi-Fi internet, a currency exchange and a reception that operates 24 hours a day. As for recreational activities, there are snorkelling, scuba diving and jungle trekking expedition into the core of the rainforest to see the exotic flora and fauna that cannot be seen in other parts of the world. In addition, there are also island hopping, beach volleyball, beach futsal and many more. To unwind and relax, guests can head to the Sari Dewa Spa to rejuvenate and calm the body with treatments using all natural essential oils and massage with flowers and herbs. Guests also can experience local and international cuisines at Kayu Manis Restaurant and nearby eateries.