Perhentian, Malaysia



Simply perfect for a quick getaway, Perhentian Island is a scenic paradise off the east coast of Malaysia. From its high-end resorts to its beach-side chalets, there's something for everyone at this island.

Sun-bathing, water sports, or even if you want to read a book under the shade of a beachside gazebo, you can! And when you're ready to explore the sapphire depths, we have everything you need at the ready.

The sea around the island is teeming with hundreds of species. Bamboo Sharks, Blue Spotted Rays, White-Eyed Moray Eels, Giant Pufferfishes, Batfishes, Trevallys, Barracudas, Hawksbill Turtles, Parrotfishes, Butterfly Fishes, Damselfishes and so much more.

If that isn't enough and lady of luck is on your side - you may spot a Whale Shark!

Due to its location, the best time to visit this island is between early March until end of October to enjoy a guaranteed clear visibility and a calm sea.

Trip Summary:

Duration 4 Days 3 Nights
QualificationOpen Water & Advanced
No. of Dives
Dive Gear Provided. Rebate USD$10 (MYR40) for divers with own gears.
MealsBreakfast only.
AccommodationShari-La Island Resort Standard Twin Room at the Perhentian Kecil Island with air-conditioning, ensuite bathroom with hot water shower.
Insurance Dive insurance provided.
Pick Up PointKuala Besut Jetty.
Not IncludedCarbonated & Alcoholic Beverages.

Full refund for cancellation 40 days prior to the trip.




  • 1

    Get Comfortable

    A meet and greet upon your arrival at the Shari-La Island Resort. To familiarise you with the area, there will be an exploratory dive at Batu Layar after which you can relax on the sandy, white beach.

  • 2

    Good Things Come In 3s

    After an early start, your first dive will be at Terumbu Tiga, followed by your second at Seabell Rock. Both dive spots are rich in marine life and the glittering waters enrich the experience even more. After a refreshing dip at the Air Berani Waterfall, there will be a third dive.

  • 3

    Sanctuary Of Underwater Beauty

    The 3 dive spots you will visit are stunning, sure to give you many wonderful Insta-worthy moments. The first dive will be at Tanjong Basi, followed by the second at Batu Nisan. The final dive will be at Tokong Laut where you will swim among hundreds of fishes.

  • 4


    After checking out, we will transfer you to the ferry heading for the Kuala Besut Jetty complete with memories made right here at your doorstep.

    Disclaimer: Itineraries may subject to change due to weather or any other conditions of an operational nature. As such we reserve the right to alter, and/or cancel any section and/or parts of the itinerary which may result from conditions beyond our control.

How to get there?
There are many ways to travel to Kuala Besut Jetty from Kuala Lumpur or Singapore. Hop on a 7-8 hour comfortable overnight bus ride from Kuala Lumpur Bus Hub (TBS) to plan your arrival before 10 am. Or simply fly into Sultan Ismail Petra Airport (KBR) and charter a car or a taxi to the jetty. Set sail to the island with a speedboat and you will be met at Shari-La jetty, and your day begins.

Where to stay?
Twin Room with queen-size or twin bed at Shari-La Island Resort.

Food and beverage
Meals are not included in this package. However, we recommend you to explore the island for authentic Malay cuisine and various options around the resort or venture to Long Beach for more.

How about dive equipment?
BCD, fins, masks and wet suit will be provided. If you have your own, bring them along and we will ensure they're cleaned and dried before your departure.

Not certified?

Not a problem! Certification courses are available for you. Check out our Open Water and Advanced Open Water Dive Lessons in these selected destinations. 

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Your safety is our TOP priority!

Our Dive Masters and guides are well trained to ensure your safety. They are certified by PADI and other international organisations. We have you covered with our ALL-inclusive Dive Insurance.

Make new connections!

You will be diving together with other divers just like you from all over the world! It’s guaranteed to be an exciting underwater adventure with new friends. It’s time to increase your Instagram followers!

Diver checklist:

•   Open Water or Advanced Diver Certification
•   Bring your own Rash Guard, Wet Suit / Dive Wear
•   Shoes for Biking / Trekking
•   GoPro or an underwater camera

•   The itinerary may change without notice due to factors outside our control, for example, weather conditions. Should we need to alter the itinerary in any way, it will be based on good judgment and will carry out necessary modifications for your own safety and comfort. You will be promptly notified. We never alter or skip attractions in the itinerary without giving a full explanation of the reasons why and we will provide proof that such change may be necessary. Therefore, we will not be held liable for any loss or damage that you may feel arising from such changes made for your benefit.

•   Food is handled hygienically, and it is our priority that you are satisfied with the limited resources available in some regions. Vegetarians/Vegans are most welcome. We will do our best to serve appropriate portions of fruit and vegetables in the menu based on our supplies.

•   The insurance coverage includes Medical Expenses, Emergency Repatriation, Air Evacuation, Search & Rescue Cost, Personal Accident, and Travel Delay. For more information please refer to our Insurance Coverage Policy.

•   For more important information on this booking, please refer to Booking Conditions and Cancellation & Refund.


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