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PULAU REDANG ARCHIPELAGO

Malaysia is renowned for its natural beauty but it is the coral reefs located primarily around these off -shore islands that will lure you to one of the best diving destinations in the world, the Redang archipelago. Suitable substrates, clear water with temperatures ranging from 27 to 31.5 C as well as salinity in range of 31 to 34 ppt are conducive to coral reef development and healthy growth of marine life. These conditions are just as suitable for you to explore the underwater realm of the following islands in comfort and ease.

Visibility generally depends on sea conditions but is excellent from the months of April till October. All dive spots are located within a 30 minute speedboat ride from the resort. 

A. PULAU REDANG

Dive Site # 1. Tanjung Lang 
Located on the northern tip of Pulau Redang, this spot offers a variety of corals such as hydrozoans, siphonophorans and anthozoans which include sea fans and sea whips as well as crustaceans and fish of different colours for all to feast their eyes upon. With a maximum depth of 60 feet, it is accessible to any certified diver. 

Dive Site # 2. Tanjung Tok Kong
Situated a short distance away, this dive location offers an amazing array of marine flora and fauna till a depth of 80 feet. Sea turtles are an almost site of green and hawksbill turtles. Sights include feather stars; tube worms, nudibranchs and schools of tuna forming a magnificent screen right before you. 

Dive Site # 3. Tanjung Gua Kawah 
At a maximum depth of 70 feet, this dive spot is a must for those who are willing to brave the currents and waves. Rest assured that your efforts will be rewarded handsomely in the from of the marvelous underwater realm before you. 

Dive Site # 4. Pasir Panjang
Just a stone's throw away from the resort, one is able to see fascinating species of corals and sea life living in harmony. With a maximum depth of just 40 feet, this spot could very well be your first taste of Redang. Not to be missed is the sight of the resident grouper recently christened KAREN.

Dive Site # 5. Batu Mak Chantek
Situated near Pasir Panjang, this spot which reaches down to 60 feet, is bountiful with colourful reef fishes and invertebrates including echinoderms, moluscs are well as feather stars and hydrozoans. Night diving here features the nocturnal world at its best.

B. PULAU PAKU BESAR 
Dive Site # 6. Offering spectacular sights till a depth of 50 feet, this area is rather popular with local and foreign diving enthusiasts alike. This is no surprise as it is teeming with a diversity of marine organisms like Tubinaria, Tubastrea, mushroom and brain corals, staghorn coral plus giant clams, shrimps and crabs.

C. PULAU PAKU KECIL 
Dive Site # 7. This island, an extension of Tanjung Tengah in Pulau Redang, is commonly included in any diver's itinerary as it offers a mix of soft corals, invertebrates and fish until a depth of 60 feet. Sights include staghorn coral, tube worms and moluscs.

D. PULAU LING
Dive Site # 8. The Northern Side.
This relatively shallow dive spot where maximum depth is at 60 feet is teeming with Acropora sp. coral, also known as staghorn coral, providing a nutriently rich home for an array of marine organism including anemones and small wrasses, bottlebrush worms, plychaetes, crustaceans and moluscs.

Dive Side # 9. Batu Chipor
Standing independently like a minute island off the coast of Pulau Ling, this rock is constantly washed over by he waves. Rich with sea fans and soft corals as well as unique shaped fish which include pufferfish reaching all the way down to 80 feet, it is a must for all to see. 

E. PULAU PINANG
Dive Site # 10. Submerged Wreck
Located 40 feet below surface, this wreck is carpeted with corals and sponges. Reef fish including groupers and snappers as well as a variety of moluscs including cowries, helmet shells and spider shells plus an array of hermit crabs live in the deeper areas of the ship.

Dive Site # 11. Terumbu Kili
Another popular location for divers where inhabitants include soldier fish, black tip sharks and the majestic lion ish. Maximum depth is at 70 feet. Do look out for the magnificent array of hard and soft coral, sea fans, and feather stars.

F. PULAU LIMA
In a class of its own, this island is renowned for its beauty, this making it a diver's paradise.

Dive Site # 12. Terumbu Putih 
Offering a maximum depth of 120 feet, only those willing to accept the dare rewarded with unbelievable pristine beauty of the sea whips, barrel sponges and reef inhabitants which included soldier fish, cardinal fish, sea-squirts, bryozoans and squid living here. 

Dive Site # 13. Black Coral Garden
Venture to the depth between 90 to 110 feet and an underwater Garden of Eden filled with Antipathes sp. corals or more commonly referred to as black corals, will unfold before your very eyes. Also interesting are the sights along the way, which include sea fans, sea fans, sea whips, harp corals and a kaleidoscope of fish.

Dive Site # 14. "Mysterious Submerged Chamber"
A newly discovered dive spot with spectacular sights and sounds providing a serene surrounding to soothe all ills. Unbelievable? Come and experience it for yourselves. Be seen until a depth of 70 feet.

Dive Site # 15. The Southeastern Side
Pocked surface underwater housing minutes and colourful reef fish including pipefish and wrasses and bottom feeders such as schools of fusiliers and crustaceans can be seen until a depth of 70 feet.

Dive Site # 16. The Northeastern Side
Another area common among divers with the sea floor located 100 feet below the surface. Colours and shapes in the from of corals, sponges, sea-squirts, feather stars and fish will put a smile on any diver's face.

G. PULAU KERENGGA KECIL
Dive Site # 17. Feast your eyes on the Mini Mount at depth of 60 feet off the waters of this island featuring a unique blend of sponges, shrimps, moluscs, echinoderms and soft corals.

H. PULAU KERENGGA BESAR
Dive Site # 18. Uneven terrain offering caves and other crevices make this island popular among all divers. Maximum depth is at 60 feet. Marine life includes rainbow-like wrasses, clown fish, coral trout and delight looking nudibranches. 

I. PULAU EKOR TEBU
Dive Site # 19. Divers will enjoy the sights along the steep walls located on the eastern side of the island. Corals found here include staghorns, vase corals, dead mans's finger and daisy corals. Not to be missed are the reptiles and rays roaming around freely in the sea. Located almost 100 meters off the coast of this island is a submerged reef with the maximum depth of 60 feet. It is abundant with fish of various size, shape and colour. An irresistible dive site! 

Dive Sites Of Lang Tengah Island:
1.   Goby Garden
2.   Blue Coral
3.   Batu Banyak Keras
4.   Batu June
5.   Terumbu Kuning
6.   Karang Bahar
7.   Tanjung Telunjuk
8.   Batu Kuching
9.   Batu Kapal
10. Terumbu Putih
11. Batu Bulan
12. Batu Broler
13. Tanjung Nibong
14. Karang Nibong
15. Karang Nibong Laut