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Tanjung Piai National Park

Tanjung Piai National Park

Serkat, Pontian District, Johor




Established: 1971

Area: 9.26 sq km

Wild Life: Mangrove Crab, Leeche, Spider, Otter, Flying Fox, Pig-tailed Macaque, Long-tailed Macaque, Beady-eyed Mudskipper, Crab-eating Macaques, Dusky Leaf Monkey, Collared Kingfisher, Goldenbodied Woodpecker, Chestnut Bellied Malkoha, Egret, Grey Heron, Malaysian Plover, Spoonbilled Sandpiper, Little Heron, Mangrove Pitta, Mangrove Blue Flycatcher, Mangrove Whistler and Lesser Adjutant Stork

Adventure: Bird Watching and Camping

Location: Serkat, Pontian District

Region: Located 90km south of Johor Bahru's city centre.

Nearest Town: Pekan Kukup

Language: Bahasa Malaysia, Malayo-Polynesian, Malay and English

Altitude: Sea level m

Rainfall: 2,400 cm

Temp: 24 c to 32 c

Best Time to Visit: 01-Mar to 30-Sep

Nearest Airport: Senai International Airport, Johor Bahru

Accommodation: This park has become popular camping destination in recent years. But if you are less inclined to rough it, your best choice is to make day trip. This option affords you wide range of comfortable accommodation choices in the nearby city of Johor Bahru.


How to Reach there: From Kuala Lumpur, take the North-South Expressway (NSE) south past Machap, then take the Simpang Rengam exit (Interchange 247) onto the highway headed for Tanjung Piai, via the Benut Pontian Kukup highways (Highway 96, Highway and Highway 95). Once near Kukup, follow the signboards leading you to Tanjung Piai. Transportation from Pontian to Tanjung Piai is by cab.



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Near BY:

Shangri-La Hotel-35.5 km
Seafood restaurant, Kukup.-10.0 km
Tung Lok Seafood-20.5 km
Neo Garden Restaurant-22.7 km
Bus Stop SBS 182-14.1 km
Sky Train-24.1 km
Ocbc Atm-21.8 km
OCBCATM-23.5km