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Turtle Sanctuary Beach

Pulau Perhentian Besar, Pulau Perhentian Besar, Malaysia
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Nice beach

I came here on a half day snorkeling tour. The beach here is quite nice and is quite good for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Wei Jie T
via mobile
Paradise on earth

The best beach of the area. You are dropped by a boat and you spend a day like Crusoe, alone on the... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2018
sahinovic
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Marseille, France
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  • Average2%
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“water taxi” (9 reviews)
“eggs” (7 reviews)
“white sand” (6 reviews)
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Pulau Perhentian Besar, Pulau Perhentian Besar, Malaysia
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"water taxi"
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"eggs"
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"white sand"
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"the water is crystal clear"
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"few hours"
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"perhentian island resort"
in 4 reviews
"black tip reef sharks"
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"bring water"
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"a short boat ride"
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"plastic bottles"
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"nice snorkeling"
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"small island"
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"swim"
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"tourists"
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"pir"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came here on a half day snorkeling tour. The beach here is quite nice and is quite good for snorkeling too. It's the perfect place for a final stop.

Thank Wei Jie T
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Reviewed 17 March 2018

The best beach of the area. You are dropped by a boat and you spend a day like Crusoe, alone on the island.

2  Thank sahinovic
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

You can only get here by boat and it is a short boat ride from Perhentian Island Resort (PIR) beach. A great beach to swim and relax. There are no amenties or stalls here. It is other beach goers, you and nature. While I read...More

1  Thank Justint1983
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Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Many size of turtle you can found here while you go for snorkeling. The more fun when go for dive, you can touch the turtle and play with them.

Thank MustaqimJunoh
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Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Access is via kayak, water taxi or snorkelling tour. For us - it was literally 3-4 minutes boat drive from the Barat, where we were staying. As well as stunning white sand, crystal clear water & easy & accessible snorkelling - apparently because there is...More

1  Thank BrisbaneTraveldoctor
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Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

We kayaked to this beach one morning and enjoyed the beach. I’d like to say it’s tranquil but there were many other kayakers as well as snorkel groups so it was a bit crowded. Fortunately the snorkelers left fairly quickly so it thinned out a...More

1  Thank LAMONT C
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Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Like many other place in Perhentian, a wonderful Sea with a loro of fish ti see. All resort offer cheap tour to reach main place where you can swim and do nice snorkeling

Thank Myluggageintheworld
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Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Another seclude beautiful/amazing snorkelling spot. Water taxi dropped us off and we gave him a time to pick us up and he was very reliable 😊

Thank AnneMarie E
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Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Absolutely breathtaking. This beach is by far the most beautiful bounty beach I have ever seen. It felt like we were excluded from the rest of all the tourists. There are no restaurants or hostels at this beach. Just sand trees and the sea. So...More

Thank Ray R
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Access this beach via boat taxi to snorkel. To view corals swim to the darker areas of the waters. Pack food if you plan to stay for a few hours. Quieter and more relaxing away from the resorts.

Thank tallcherry
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AlexaAtwell
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Response from Hayz05 |
Hello, we are also interested in finding this beach but can't find any information - did you find it in the end?
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