Explore The Beauty Of Malaysia's East Coast Paradise At Tanjong Jara Resort


Cheng Sim •  Apr 20, 2021

When it comes to searching for the best beach getaways in Malaysia, Terengganu is one of the few places that come to mind. Home to many gorgeous islands, there are many scenic gems to be discovered, and one of them is Tanjong Jara Resort!

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Located along the tranquil Tanjung Jara beach located north of Kuala Dungun, this luxury resort in Malaysia promises a stay within heritage-rich splendour. Inspired by the architecture of 17th-century Malay palaces, the resort features a collection of rooms and villas made out of local timber and decorated with local and traditional-inspired furnishings. The resort is located right by a quiet stretch of beach, so you can expect to be blown away by beautiful views of the ocean. 

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To immerse yourself in this East Coast paradise, there are many things to do at Tanjong Jara Resort. Start your day with a Sucimurni Exercise, the resort’s signature stretching exercises inspired by the seven main animal chakras. Next, you can join the Secrets of a Malay Kitchen to discover the wonders of traditional Malay home cooking guided by a local culinary master, which includes a trip to the morning market. If you’re an animal lover, join the Lang Tengah Turtle Watch where you can learn about the magnificent sea turtles and the conservation efforts made to protect their hatchlings from poachers and return them to their natural habitat in the sea. 

Perfect for nature lovers, take part in the Jara Hill Walk where a resident naturalist will lead a jungle walk to a panoramic coastline view while sharing interesting facts on local flora and fauna. Don’t forget to make an appointment at the Spa Village Tanjong Jara for Urutan Gamelan (traditional Malay massage), Bersiram (Fragrant Milk Bath) or Tuam Pasir (Heated Sea Sand Therapy). 

End your evening with Dining On The Rocks, where you and your spouse can enjoy a five-course set dinner amid the moonlit waters of the South China Sea. 

Book now: The Residents’ Package at Tanjong Jara Resort

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Exclusive for residents of Malaysia, make the best of your stay by booking the Residents’ Package at Tanjong Jara Resort! It includes accommodation as well as daily set breakfast, set lunch and set dinner for two persons. Besides that, you can enjoy complimentary Jara Hill Walk with the resort’s Resident Naturalist (subject to availability) and in-room wireless internet access! 

If you’re concerned about date changes, the Residents’ Package has Ultimate Flexibility that comes with flexible date changes of up to 7 times and changes must be made 7 days prior to arrival. 

This article is brought to you by Tanjong Jara Resort.