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Port Dickson Travel Guide: 162 reviews and 381 photos
The seaside resort of Port Dickson, washed by the gentle waters of the Straits of Malacca, is a popular destination for locals and foreigners alike.
The coastal resort of Port Dickson or PD is a popular weekend retreat on Peninsular Malaysia's southwestern coast. Situated about an hour's drive from Kuala Lumpur, Port Dickson has one of the Longest beaches in Malaysia, offering holidaymakers ample room to frolic under the sun. Its sunny beaches, lined by tall coconut trees and shady casuarinas, are lappsed by the gentle waters of the Straits of Malacca.
The Port Dickson Fest and International Ironman Triathlon are two exciting annual events held here.
There are numerous locations here for family outings and picnics. Its famous beaches, Teluk Kemang and Blue Lagoon, abound with water sports and other beach activities. Enjoy parasailing, canoeing, yachting or speed boat rides.
Lukut, a historical town situated north of Port Dickson, is the site of the Lukut Museum and fort.
- Pros:Cheap and convenient beach holiday for everyone.
- Cons:Murky water and not so clean beach.
- In a nutshell:The nearest beach and weekend retreat for city dwellers.
Hawker food stalls are setup in the evening during weekends, selling chicken wings, nasi lemak, burgers, hot dog,... more travel advice
RM2 per ride on the beach front. Saturday: 3pm onwards Sunday: 9am onwards more travel advice
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