Island Trip
5 days

Between Mersing and Tioman

Johor, Malaysia

April 2024

Shore to ISLAND

Nestled along the pristine coastline of Malaysia, Mersing and Tioman Island offer a captivating blend of natural wonders, cultural treasures, and tranquil retreats. On this trip, immerse yourself in the splendor of Mersing, a coastal town that boasts a rich maritime heritage and serves as the gateway to the fabled Tioman Island, where lush rainforests, azure waters, and pristine beaches create an oasis of serenity.

In September, the tropical climate casts a pleasant ambiance, offering the perfect backdrop for adventures both on land and beneath the waves. Whether you’re seeking sun-soaked relaxation, thrilling water sports, or the chance to discover vibrant marine life through snorkeling and diving, Mersing and Tioman Island promise an escape like no other.

The Itinerary

Day 1

Meet up in the early afternoon at JB Sentral to catch a ride to Mersing. It will take approximately 2-3 hours to arrive. Check into the hotel and enjoy some seafood delicacies for dinner.

Day 2

Go on an island hopping trip where we can snorkel in the clearest waters. After returning and freshening up, take a leisure tour through the town and beach before ending the day with a dinner.

Day 3

Start early with an hour hike up Gunung Arong for a fantastic view of the South China Sea. Check out of the hotel and proceed to Tioman Island. Take it easy exploring the island, discovering a village, a waterfall and many beaches.

Day 4

Spend this day at your own pace with water activities, hiking, or just chilling! We’ll have a feast in the evening to wrap up and enjoy our last night together.

Day 5

We will return to Johor Bahru and part ways.

Endless things to do

Every article you come across about Tioman Island provides you with at least 20 things to do, leaving you with only one concern – time! Therefore, if you’re keen on indulging in various activities during your free day, whether they’re in the water or on land, do consult your host in advance. She will make necessary arrangements, if needed, with no additional charges!

What’s included in this trip:
  • Island hopping tour
  • Transport
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
What’s not included in this trip:
  • Fees for selected activities on day 4
  • Personal expenses
  • Insurance

The host permits the following modifications, impacting pricing upon booking:

  • shortening the trip duration by up to 1 night
  • changing the meeting and departure points
  • opting for self-expense of meals

All other customization requests may not affect the final cost.

Group size and age restriction

The maximum number of participants is 6 pax.

There are no age restrictions, but some activities may not be suitable for kids below the age of 7.


We recommend making bookings at least 1 month in advance to allow the host ample time to prepare for your trip.


A full payment of the trip is due up to 2 weeks (14 days) in advance of the scheduled trip date.

We accept payment by credit card only.


Once the trip is confirmed by the host, the following policy applies:

  • If you cancel the booking anytime prior to 14 calendar days in advance of the trip, you are entitled to a full refund;
  • For cancellations 0 to 13 days in advance, 80% refund will be provided.

In the unlikely event that we have to cancel your tour at any given time, you will be informed as soon as possible and be offered the option of rescheduling your trip or receiving a full refund including the deposit.


Meet your Host

Mersing has always been a destination on my mind ever since I began searching for places to explore from my base in Singapore. With Tioman already established as a popular destination, my goal is to thoroughly explore both. Hopefully, we will uncover hidden gems together along the way.


Booking request

* Price from US$1050 per pax

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