GALLERY: Tioman, Salang Beach, Malaysia!



Salang is a popular beach destination at the north of Pulau Tioman, located along the west coast in a secluded bay.

A youthful spot that attracts large crowds of global backpackers, the village is a great place for meeting people across the world over beer or two, with a good range of budget hotels along the beach and countryside.

Salang is also a diver’s den, being the closest village to many reef sites and wrecks around Tioman, including Coral Island (Pulau Tulai), Chebeh, Batu Malang and Fan Canyon

. A high concentration of pubs and restaurants cater for the village’s active nightlife scenery, the resorts also participating by holding bonfire parties by the beach

Salang’s major resorts occupy the large beach area south of the jetty, while smaller chalets with basic accommodation near the northern end of the bay.

For nature lovers, a 3.5km jungle trail through thick rainforest and steep hills leads south to Panuba Bay and Ayer Batang (ABC Village), passing through the picturesque Monkey Bay and Monkey Beach on a two-hour plus trek.