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Dickson Destination Guide
Port Dickson Destination Guide
Port Dickson, fondly known as PD, is the pride of Negeri
Port Dickson has an almost continuous coastline stretching
up to 18 km. Its sunny beaches, lined by tall palm trees
and shady casuarinas, are washed by the gentle waves of
the Straits of Malacca. Teluk Kemang and Blue Lagoon beaches
are popular tourist destinations.
Teluk Kemang, situated on the 9th mile of the coastal road,
is one of the longest stretches of beach in Port Dickson.
Splash in the warm waters, or enjoy a myriad of watersports
such as canoeing, parasailing, yachting and speedboat rides.
The Blue Lagoon, 11 km south of Port Dickson town, is tucked
away from the main road and offers hours of fun in a peaceful
The Port Dickson Fest and the International Port Dickson
Ironman Triathlon are two exciting annual events held here.
A string of five-star resorts, hotels and private bungalows
fringe the Port Dickson coastline. Alternatively, camp by
the beach for a pleasant night under the stars.
Port Dickson holds the distinction of being the first place
where competitive sailing was introduced in the country.
The Admiral Marina and Leisure Club offer excellent and
comprehensive facilities for yachters including moorage,
full club services, brokerage and boat repairs. The Royal
Port Dickson Yacht Club has extensive facilities for members
and is able to accommodate Optimist and Laser crafts.
This charming coastal town has a variety of attractions,
from nature-based temptations to historical monuments. Close
to Blue Lagoon is Cape Rachado or Tanjung Tuan Lighthouse.
Built in the 16th century, this lighthouse was used to guide
vessels sailing to Malacca, then a thriving port-of-call
in the region. Enjoy breathtaking views of the coastline
from this vantage point. To the northeast of Port Dickson
is Lukut Fort, erected to protect the tin-rich town of Lukut.
The museum here offers an insight into the town’s
Dining out at local restaurants in Port Dickson is filled
with delightful choices of delicious fresh seafood, exotic
local dishes as well as Western fare.
Port Dickson is located along the coastal road about an
hour's drive from Seremban, the capital of Negeri Sembilan.
Seremban is about 60km south of Kuala Lumpur on the North-South
Expressway and 40km from the Kuala Lumpur International
Airport (KLIA) in Sepang.
Regular bus and taxi services connect Port Dickson to Kuala
Lumpur and Seremban.
Rail travellers have to disembark at Seremban, which is
serviced by the KTM Komuter from Kuala Lumpur.