DONG STICK

DONG STICK

Dong Sticks is a joyful body-mind practice developed by an elderly master that wanted to remain supple until old age. The sixteen mindful motions supported by a bamboo cane promote agility, joint strength, and flexibility, reduced stress, and increased mental clarity and stability. We start with a slow relaxing walk through the riverside listening to…

BIRD AND BIKE

BIRD AND BIKE

Desaru Coast is home to an interesting array of birds. We have recorded over 90 species of birds offering a broad range of species including the garden varieties, forest edge birds, waterbirds and shorebirds (especially during the migratory season between November and March).  While bird watchers and cyclist might seem to be two different kinds…

THE RIVERSIDE GARDEN WALK

THE RIVERSIDE GARDEN WALK

In the early mornings, the Riverside Desaru Coast is a great place to explore the wonderful plants and garden animals that call this area home. An easy and relaxing stroll around the Riverside highlighting the many interesting facts and stories about various plants and birds. Plant species such as the Pandanus, Fish-Tail Palms, Gingers and…

PANTI FOREST BUNKER TRAIL

PANTI FOREST BUNKER TRAIL

Panti Forest Trekking Bunker Trail The Panti Forest Reserve covers nearly 275 sq km of lowland dipterocarp rainforest. Panti Forest is home to over 25 species of mammals, including the critically endangered Malayan Tiger, Asiatic Elephant and Malayan Tapir. It is also home to the very loveable White-handed Gibbon, Pig-tailed Macaques and Banded Langurs. With…

SEDILI WETLAND RIVER CRUISE

SEDILI WETLAND RIVER CRUISE

Sedili is a typical fishing village located a mere 35 minutes drive from Desaru Coast. The tour begins with a boat cruise that covers 3 distinct vegetation belts that changes from rich mangrove forest , Nypa swamp, Putat and Pandanus belt before finally reaching the freshwater swamp where the endangered Water Trumpet can be found….