Locally known as Teluk Nipah, the stunning Nipah Bay is one of the most beautiful beaches in Pangkor Island. The tranquility and cleanliness of Nipah beach are just the common reasons that separate it from other beaches in the island. Coral Bay is another separate beach although many people tend to forget that they are separated due to its proximity. This beach boasts stretches more than hundred meters of white sand and since it lies in a bay, the beach is quite secluded.
Located on the west coast of Pangkor Island, Nipah Bay has quite calmer water than other Pangkor beaches because of the surrounding land blocking the waves and strong winds. Hence, it is a perfect place for swimming and family picnicking. The clear turquoise water is warm and shallow, making it a very safe place for families and kids having fun at the beach. In fact, during low tide, people are able to wade across to Pulau Giam, the nearby island, around 100 meters away from the bay. The neighboring islands in front of the Teluk Nipah are Metangor and Giam Islands and these islands also brag of pristine beaches and raw nature. [Read more…]