Rawa Island (Malaysia)
The island of Rawa (Rawa Island)is a small tropical island in Malaysia, part of the Seri Buat archipelago is located 16 kilometres from the East coast of mainland Malaysia (Malay Peninsula) and near Tioman island (the island of Rava on the map of Malaysia).
The island is very small (just 1 kilometer), surrounded by clear blue waters of the South China sea, covered with dense green jungle and framed by rocky cliffs interspersed with beaches.
Entertainment on the island except beach and sea (snorkeling, beach volleyball, Windsurfing, sailing, fishing) virtually no sites of historical or cultural character too. Once here, you will be like on a desert island. At your disposal will be your room or Bungalow on the shore, almost your private beach and the whole island with jungle, where you can enjoy Hiking to discover nature. In General – this is the perfect place for a relaxing and peaceful retreat away from civilization.
Here are just two hotels: Rawa Safaris Resort, and Alang's Rawa. To say that these are cheap hotels can not: the cost of one night from 260 ringgit (the Malaysian currency) which is about 2600 rubles. Moreover, a special luxury in the hotels you will encounter. To pay for the situation on the island, not the hotels. The cost of food in hotels is also very high.
Weather and seasons on the island of Rava
To relax on the island Rava, all year round, it is always warm and cozy. From November to March is the rainy season, and in some months even hotels may be closed, than it is better to know in advance.
How to get to the island of Rava
In island Rava can only get there by boat. The nearest port on the mainland – Mersing (Mercing). About how to get to Mersing written here.
From the port of Mersing departs daily several boats and ferries on the island Rava, but during the low season (November to March) the number of flights is reduced to 1-2 per day. In any case, it is better to take care of booking tickets for a flight or at least check the schedule, not to wait a long time on the pier. You can book tickets on the websites of the hotels. The hotel can also book a private transfer.
In addition, local travel agencies and on the websites of the hotels you can buy a package tour to the island including transfers, accommodation and meals. But the prices of these tours are cheap not good.