Desaru is a coastal resort area,located approximately 88 kilometers east of Johor Bahru, on the South China Sea. It has clean sandy white beaches with a lush tropical forest that goes for about 25 kilometres. You can walk nearly 50 meters into the sea and still the depth is approximately 4 feet deep. Desaru is a popular destination for tourists as well as locals. It is a village of casuarina with 25km of unspoiled beaches and a lush tropical forest.