Desaru boasts 25km of inviting beaches
fringed by palms and casuarinas. It lies
in the southeastern corner of Johor, approximately
98km from Johor Bahru. The waters here are
conducie for swimming, waterskiing, canoeing
and catamaran sailing.
In Desaru, you can enjoy thrilling adventures
such as learning how to fly an ultra-light
aircraft or take part in a go-kart race.
Other forms of recreation include jungle
trekking, horseback riding, archery and
off-road adventures. Accommodation here
includes hotels as well as budget chalets,
dornmitories and camping grounds.
The Desaru International Triathlon is held
here annually. The Tanjung Balau Fishermen's
Museum, a few kilometres away, features
exhibits on the lifestyle of the local fisherfolk.
How To Get There
By Road - Desaru is easily accessible as
there is public transportation from Johor
Bahru, Kota Tinggi or Tanjung Belungkor.
Buses are available from Kuala Lumpur.
By Sea - There is a ferry service from Changi
Point in Singapore to Tanjung Belungkor
where transport to Desaru can be arranged