7 Boating Spots in Malaysia that you should visit - With photos & details

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7 Boating Spots to explore in Malaysia

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Jesselton Point4th Floor, Wisma Perkasa, Jalan Gaya, Pusat Bandar Kota Kinabalu, 88200 Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia

Jesselton Point is the city's main ferry terminal, Situated north of downtown Kota Kinabalu. Formerly known as the Kota Kinabalu Ferry Terminal.

Kapas IslandKapas Island, Pulau Kapas, Terengganu, Malaysia

Kapas Island is located nearby the city of Kuala Terengganu in the eastern part of the peninsula. Kapas Island is only 2 kilometers long and 1 kilometer wide. It is a tiny island that travelers mainly visit for relaxation, sunbathing, diving and especially snorkeling as the corals around Kapas are very nice.

Kenyir LakeKenyir Lake, Terengganu, Malaysia

Tasik Kenyir is the largest man-made lake in Southeast Asia, spanning 260,000 hectares. It is also Malaysia's largest rock-filled hydroelectric dam. The lake is surrounded by a vast tropical jungle, the lake area is a popular spot for angling, boating, canoeing, jungle- trekking, 4WD driving and golfing.

Lang Tengah IslandLang Tengah Island, Pulau Lang Tengah, Kuala Terengganu, Terengganu, Malaysia

Lang Tengah Island is located between the two very popular tropical islands Perhentian and Redang northeast of the Peninsular Malaysia. Compared to Perhentian and Redang it is a small island, people mainly visit the island to dive and snorkel.

Pangkor IslandPangkor Island, Perak, Malaysia

The name of the island comes from the Thai 'Pang Ko', which means Beautiful Island. Pangkor Island lies within the state of Perak, about 85 kilometers from Ipoh (the 2nd biggest city of Malaysia), and about a 3-hour drive from Kuala Lumpur.

Redang IslandRedang Island, Pulau Redang, 21090 Kuala Terengganu, Terengganu, Malaysia

Redang Island is situated off the coast of Terengganu and it has been a popular destination for as long as one remembers when it comes to diving, snorkeling and enjoying the sandy beaches and clear waters. Redang Island, or Pulau Redang, is part of the protected marine areas, also known as Terengganu Marine Park, which is meant to conserve the ecosystem and biodiversity of flora and fauna of the island.

Temenggor LakeTemenggor Lake, 33300, Perak, Malaysia

It is the second largest lake in Peninsula Malaysia after Kenyir Lake in Terengganu. This man-made lake is located south of 1,533 m high Ulu Titi Basah peak. It was created after the construction of Temenggor Dam to generate electric power.