Pulau Tioman is a beautiul islands in Johor, Malaysia.

Fresh air and wave crashes are great;

scrumptious food and healthy activities;

Tioman resorts are clean and comfy;

People here are very friendly.

Tioman Island is completely duty free and has lot of places to hangout.

This article will explain the 7 reasons that Tioman Island is worth visiting.

1. Villages in Tioman 

There are 8 villages in Tioman island.

They are Genting village, Paya village, Tekek village, Air Batang village, Salang village, Juara village, Nipah village, and Mukut villages.

You could travel between them by ferry, bike, taxi or water taxi.

In Tioman Island, you could experience different village with diverse atmosphere and activities.

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monkey crawling on reef of pulau tioman island sea

2. Activities in Tioman 

Basically, Tioman is most famous for scuba diving and snorkeling.

There is a great number of marine fishes in Tioman.

Many other activities can be done on Tioman Island such as jungle trekking, waterfall hunting, beach volleyball, swimming, cycling, duty free shopping and many more.

 There are several spots on the island of Tioman that are still visited by turtles to lay their eggs.

You will never get bored in Tioman.

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3. Views In Tioman

Tioman has beaches with transparent waters,

full of corals and a multicolored marine life;

highland covered with jungle and practically depopulated.

There are more than 8 beaches in different Tioman villages.

Genting Beach is like a picturesque.

Nipah Beach has unspoiled golden sands and crystal clear waters.

And the golden colored sand on the beach of Paya Village is something you don’t want to miss.

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tioman island jetty bridge above clear sea

4. Resorts In Tioman

Almost all Resorts in Tioman are located next to the sandy beaches.

There are many resorts to choose from depending on your individual budget.

The sea water is so clear,  it is good to swim and resorts here are very calm.

Accommodations in Pulau Tioman are pretty cheap, clean and cozy.

The staff are usually very nice and caring.

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5.  Duty Free Shop 

In Tioman island there are a few duty free shops.

This is a good chance for you to buy some drinks and chocolate at reasonable price.

6. Tioman Marine Park

The Marine Park is a coral sanctuary at Tekek located along its northern edge.

You could learn about Pulau Tioman’s underwater heritage here.

It is a popular snorkeling spot for tourists visiting Tioman. During Tioman Low Seasons, the information center is closed but the marine park remains open.

The marine life around the Tioman island and marine park is well maintained.

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7. Food and People in Tioman

Food in Tioman Island is fresh and seafood choices are delicious!

There are a couple of good seafood restaurants along the jetty area which serves good and affordable food.

Tuna and fish are especially recommended.

In the evening, there are enough cafes and restaurants for every tastes.

People here are very friendly and nice. They lead a very quiet and peaceful lifestyle here.

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redang bay resort outdoor swimming pool


Tioman is a lovely island for snorkeling and beach activities.

People love Tioman for its beautiful beaches and impressive jungle;  the purest water, wild nature; full relaxation and privacy.

It’s a beautiful quiet place to get away from the crowds.

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Top Tioman Packages:

1511 Coconut Grove Resort

Paya Beach Resort

Barat Tioman Resort

Sun Beach Resort

Tunamaya Beach & Spa Resort

Juara Mutiara Resort

Aman Tioman Beach Resort

Minang Cove Resort

Panuba Inn Resort

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