Guide to Malaysian Islands [Infographic]

If you’ve been picturing yourself on a tropical island and swimming in the sea, it’s a sign that you need a break from the stresses of everyday life. Luckily, Malaysia is a world-renowned, charming island destination in Southeast Asia. With 878 islands dotted along the coast and over 40 beautiful diving spots, it can be difficult to decide where to go!

Not sure where to start? Here’s our guide to the islands in Malaysia, with a list of top seaside activities in the country, top islands (and what they are famous for), along with a handy island timetable. That way, you can pick when arrange your traveling times according to the high and low seasons. Scroll down for more!


Ready for your island getaway? At LokaLocal, these getaways more than just trips to your tropical paradise. It’s about enjoying authentic local experiences and meeting local guides with unique insights on these islands. Find local experiences in Malaysia on LokaLocal. 


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