Pulau Pemanggil is a hidden gem in Johor.

It is easily accessed from Mersing Jetty.

The journey by boat takes about 1.5 to 2 hours depending on tides.

The transport methods to Pemanggil is easy, similar to Pulau Besar or Tioman Island.

Pulau Pemanggil is far enough away from the hustle and bustle of the city, but you can also enjoy several fun activities here.

This article introduces the interesting activities in Pulau Pemanggil.

Chill on the Beach

Enjoy the sea breeze and watch the sunset and sunrise in Pulau Pemanggil.

It has long pristine beaches, the fascinating landscapes covered with jungle and the crystal clear waters of fish and coral.

woman snorkeling in tioman island clear sea

Island Hopping

Resort in Pemanggil Island will provide island hopping services.

The classic route is usually from Aur Island,  then Dayang Island, and last Lang Island.


You will get great experience if snorkeling in Pulau Pemanggil.

The coral was alive and there’s loads of fish to see just by the beach or jetty.

You just need to rent snorkeling gear and snorkel right at the jetty.

There will be a lot of marine life on the jetty for you to find out.

Also, there’s deep sea snorkeling itineraries you could add on anytime.

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Deep Sea Fishing

Pulau Pemanggil is the favorite of fishing enthusiasts.

You don’t have to be a good fisherman, the fishes here always waiting for your bait.

And for sure you’ll get the fresh one, grouper and kerapu will make your day.


Pulau Pemanggil is not only a fishing paradise, but also a diving paradise.

Because there are few tourists, makes the island retains the most primitive side.

The underwater world is very rich and beautiful.

people jungle trekking in pulau besar island

Jungle Trekking

You could also experience jungle trekking in Pulau Pemanggil.

Jungle trekking is the greatest way to get close to nature.

You will see a lot of amazing view while trekking along the way.

Indoor games

Lanting Beach Resort has a lot of games such as monopoly, dart, playing cards, mah-jong and etc.

You can also use the resort’s Karaoke service or watch some classic movies.

lang tengah island beautiful sunset above sea level


Life on Pulau Pemanggil is like retirement, while plenty activities await you every day.

So many activities are suitable for families and friends.

For those seeking tranquility, fantastic beach and beautiful sea, Pulau Pemanggil is the perfect place.

Read More:

Topic 1: Pemanggil Jetty and Ferry

Topic 2: How to get to Pemanggil

Topic 3: Best Time to Visit Pemanggil

Topic 4: Best Resort in Pemanggil

 Topic 5: Things to do in Pemanggil

Best Pemanggil Resort:

Lanting Beach Resort 


What activity you like the most in Pemanggil island?

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