Where is it: Peninsular Malaysia’s East Coast
Number of Dive Sites: 25
Type of Diving: Guided – shore, boat, wreck, night, drift, deep diving
Skill Level: Beginner to advanced
Main Diving Attraction: Coral formations (mixture of hard and soft corals), turtles, black tip sharks, blue spotted rays, moray eels, and KM Sipadan Wreck.
* Insider info: Although rare, whale sharks and mantas have been spotted around Tioman Island.
Average Water Temperature: 28°C (82.4°F) to 31°C (87.8°F)
Seasonality: March to October
Typical Visibility: 5m (16ft) to 30m (98ft)
General Current Conditions: Low to mild
Family / Non-Diver Friendly: Yes
Availability of Other Leisure Activities: Snorkelling, Beach Hopping, Sea Kayak, Jungle Trekking, Golfing
Availability of ATM / Foreign Exchange Bureau: Yes, located at Tekek Village, but it does not always work
Availability of Medical Facility: Island clinic located at Tekek Village
Availability of Other Facilities: Island police station located at Tekek Village and Salang Village