East Coast of Malaysia is located on the east part of Peninsular Malaysia esposing to South China Sea. There are many island along the coast with easy excess by either speed boat, normal boat or even plane (Pulau Tioman).
Because of the location of the island, these island located along the coast are frequently visited by local and foreign tourist, especially the Singaporean around the Johor Marine Park, to enjoy the sun, sea and (the white) sand(y) beaches.
Diving in these island are voted to be one of the best in the world. Resorts and Dive Shop can be found on most of these island especially for Pulau Perhentian.
Pulau Redang, also a Protected Marine Park in Terengganu has one of the best dive sites in this area.
Island and Dive Information