Mersing town is the main port for ferries to Pulau Tioman and the more than 40 other beautiful islands in the Seribuat Archipelago (see Cool things to do). In the town of Mersing, you'll find a wide assortment of stores, restaurants, traditional coffee shops, banks, and internet services. The town is located near beaches and other mainland scenic attractions rivalling those found on the islands.
Mersing can easily be accessed from Singapore, Johor Bahru, Kuala Lumpur and the major northern Malaysian town of Kuantan by car, bus, taxi or coaches.
Facts about Mersing:
|Languages Spoken||Bahasa Malayu (national language), English, several Chinese and Indian dialects|
|Currency||Malaysian Ringgit (exchange rates)|
Large cities nearby:
|Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia||250.7 km / 155.8 miles|
|Singapore||126.8 km / 78.8 miles|