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Tanjung Balau not only has a beautiful stretch of beach, at the nearby Malay fishing village, there is also a unique Fishermen Museum."
Tanjung Balau is popular beach that has a quaint, planned fishing village by the same name nearby. Located about 70km from Kota Tinggi town, Tanjung Balau has various facilities including food court and stalls, a children playground and a souvenir shop.
One unique attraction you should pay a visit to is the Tanjung Balau Fishermen Museum. The holds items and exhibits that illustrates how a fisherman works and to an extent, how he lives his life. OUt in the compound of the museum, you can see a few life-size traditional fishing boats which also testify to the artistic side of the fishermen community.
A walk around the planned fishing village and a visit to the museum should enlighten visitors with more accurate knowledge of the community. If you wish to stay over, there are several chalets here that are confortable and clean.
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Tanjung Balau Beach is approximately 70km from Kota Tinggi. There are several route to get to Tanjung Balau from the main Kota Tinggi-Penawar road.
From Kota Tinggi, drive through the road to Penawar for about 60km until you reach the Petronas gas station.
Then turn left and drive until reaching a round-about and turn left (9 o’clock). You will reach another round-about and take the 3 o’clock junction. Tanjung Balau is not far from the junction. Another route is by taking the left turn before the Petronas gas Station, continue driving until you reach a round-about and take the 12o’clock junction.
"Its peaceful. When its tide season thats the time for Surfs up......" by Roxy Wahine
"Peacefully" by Helmi
"very nice place!..." by nabila
"The accomodation is good" by Ayem
"I have not go to this place yet. But i think i will enjoy it when i go there next year.
" by TEOH SZE ZOONG
"beutiful beach,clean n safe to swimming.i live near by,i prefer go to tg balau instead of desaru."
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