Aur Island / Pulau Aur

Pulau Aur
Pulau Aur is located 65km east of Mersing, off Johor's east coast. The island, along with Pulau Dayang, Pulau Lang and Pulau Pinang, are rated among the best diving destinations within the Johor Marine Park Area. The deeper waters around the area ensure good visibility and variety of marine life. Dive trips can be booked at most dive shops on any of the islands. The rich ...
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Besar Island / Pulau Besar

Pulau Besar, Johor
The island was formerly known as Pulau Babi Besar – Big Boar Island – due to the wild boar that used to roam freely here, but of which there now remains no trace. A legend of a couple that turned into mermaids after eating an enchanted kind of seaweed is still told here, and some say that the nibble marks that appear on the rocks at low tide is their doing. In recent years,...
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