Malaysia’s first integrated premium destination, Desaru Coast, recently offered an exclusive preview of their anticipated new tourism development to the Indian travel trade and media at The Claridges, New Delhi. Developed by Desaru Development Holdings One Sdn. Bhd., Desaru Coast is located at the south-eastern region of Malaysia, spanning over 3,900 acres along a 17km beachfront facing the South China Sea. Desaru Coast is home to four globally renowned hotels and resorts, two world-class golf courses, a themed water park, a retail village as well as a conference centre.
“Desaru Coast’s India tour will open doors for us to connect with buyers of all sectors within the travel-value chain commerce whilst positioning Desaru Coast as the destination of choice amongst holidaymakers and business travelers alike within the region. We look forward to sharing a preview of the destination that will appeal to international travellers with its myriad of offerings,” says Muhammad Zainal Ashikin, Chief Executive Officer, Desaru Development Holdings One Sdn Bhd.
To tap furthermore potential suppliers, Desaru Coast also participated in the South Asia Travel & Tourism Exchange (SATTE) from 31th January 31 to February 2, 2018 to present its latest developments and various offerings in Johor’s hidden gem.
“India has always been an important market for Malaysia. In 2016, a total of 6, 38, 578 Indian travelers visited Malaysia, maintaining its position as the sixth top tourist generating market to the country. Desaru Coast will definitely make the Indian excited and thus giving a boost to arrivals to the country,” adds H.E Datuk Hidayat Abdul Hamid, the High Commissioner of Malaysia.