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Perhentian Islands

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Beautiful and Serene

Perhentian Island is one of the most beautiful islands in Malaysia. I visited it with my wife and... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan, Malaysia
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Perhentian Islands in Malaysia

The Perhentian Islands consist of two islands: Kecil ("The Little") and Besar ("The Great"). Kecil... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Stockholm, Sweden
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“small island” (12 reviews)
“long beach” (27 reviews)
“coral view” (6 reviews)
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Perhentian Island is one of the most beautiful islands in Malaysia. I visited it with my wife and it was a sort of belated honeymoon for us. Perhentian has crystal clear waters with white sandy beaches. There are two main island. Pulau Kecil and Pulau...More

Thank TabraizFeham
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The Perhentian Islands consist of two islands: Kecil ("The Little") and Besar ("The Great"). Kecil is the obvious choice for backpackers while Besar attracts more couples and newlyweds, as the quality of accommodation is higher and the atmosphere is somewhat more relaxed. Both islands offer...More

1  Thank MatsSamaras
Reviewed 1 week ago

Remember that a review is a sum of one persons experience at that particular time and you must only see the value in that. Date Travelled 9th June 2017 (During Ramadan). First of all how did we choose this magical place to visit after all...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice beaches and snorkel but expensive, limited dining options, no tourist attractions. Walked kecil. That was nice. Seen read sharks, fish, said, turtle. More turtles to see in Gill islands Indonesia and less expensive. It was £6 a night when 3 of us shared bed...More

Thank Eva C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice crystal clear beaches, not much turistic attractions, very limited restaurants options but if you look for the ultimate wild island experience, this is the right place! best seasos to go is from March to late October 🌴😎

Thank fraimpe83
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Among the three spots, redang, lang tengah and perhentian island, perhentian island is be the best place for snorkeling or diving for beginners in views of its crystal clear water, very nice corals near the beach and very calm and steady wave. Therefore, for those...More

Thank terrykow
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

We've stayed 4 nights in Tunabay resort which is totally recommended by me on the big island. The beach is very clean and the hotel personnel is friendly. We have walked around the resort and when we walked till the south part of the island...More

1  Thank Anita G
Reviewed 16 May 2017

It was suddenly decided one day before going and we made it. Yes, last minute plan worked. We went to PP, from jetty we took the boat to the island. The journey itself was amazing, having to view the beautiful sceneries all the way. Since...More

Thank Sharmila G
Reviewed 11 May 2017

We stayed on Long Beach, Kecil for 4 nights during a backpacking trip. We were recommended the smaller island as better for backpackers and it did not disappoint. The beach is white and the water is the clearest I have ever seen. It was beautifully...More

2  Thank Anya W
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Before you take a boat to islands you have to pay conservation fee. I'm fine with that if island would be clean! But when we got to the small island named Kecil it was so dirty and stinky there:( why do we pay the money?...More

10  Thank Yulia S
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Elaine H
11 July 2017|
Response from CKTKWORLD | Reviewed this property |
We drank bottled water. But the water is safe to brush your teeth with and doesn't taste too bad either. SO the answer is yes the water is safe to drink.