Diving in Tioman Island

Tioman Island, located off the East Coast of Peninsular Malaysia, is only a 2-hour ferry ride away from mainland Malaysia. Tioman is the preferred destination for many snorkelers and divers. You will find many different types of accommodation: from backpacker hostels and budget-friendly resorts to 5-star sea-view resorts. The best option is to stay at a liveaboard; different liveaboard options are also available departing from various locations. The best diving season in Tioman is between March to October. Choose from 20 different dive sites to explore with species such as black-tip sharks and turtles.

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Wildlife in Tioman Island
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sharks
Blacktip Reef Shark
Nurse Shark
Rays
Eagle Ray
Stingrays
Turtles
Green Sea Turtle
Hawksbill Turtle
Fishes
Moray Eel
Angelfish
Butterfly Fish
Clownfish
Barracuda
Lionfish
Wrasse
Puffer Fish
Ribbon Moray Eel (Ghost Eel)
Jackfishes
Panther Moray Eel (Dragon Eel)
Scorpionfishes
Parrotfish
Triggerfish
Damselfish
Goatfish
Box Fish
Bannerfish
Emperors
Molluscs
Octopus
Squid
Cuttlefish
Wildlife in Tioman Island
  Jan - Mar Apr - Jun Jul - Sep Oct - Dec
Sharks
Blacktip Reef Shark
Nurse Shark
Rays
Eagle Ray
Stingrays
Turtles
Green Sea Turtle
Hawksbill Turtle
Fishes
Moray Eel
Angelfish
Butterfly Fish
Clownfish
Barracuda
Lionfish
Wrasse
Puffer Fish
Ribbon Moray Eel (Ghost Eel)
Jackfishes
Panther Moray Eel (Dragon Eel)
Scorpionfishes
Parrotfish
Triggerfish
Damselfish
Goatfish
Box Fish
Bannerfish
Emperors
Molluscs
Octopus
Squid
Cuttlefish

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