Desaru Fruit Farm

Desaru Fruit Farm is a 180 acres well maintained tropical fruitland located in Kota Tinggi district, Johor. It was awarded Malaysia's “Best Agro- Tourism site” in 2006 and Innovative Tourism Attraction – Agro Tourism Conservation in 2010 by Malaysia Tourism Awards.

The visitors will be able to discover more information regarding the fruit farming at the in house Agriculture Gallery. The farm also has the Herbal & Vegetable Garden, natural tropical fruit land that offers over 100 varieties of tropical fruits, the petting zoo, koi fish pond, the bee farm, the Mini Mart and the fresh juice station that offers freshly squeezed fruit juice from the farm.

The visitors can learn how to select good fruits, and try out local fruits such as the jackfruit, honey orange, water guava, soursop, and yes, the king of fruits - the durian. The fruits are available for purchase.

Desaru fruit farm practices Good agricultural practices. It ensures that the fruits produced are of the highest quality. A good drainage system helps preventing the mosquitoes from breeding. The fruits that fell on the ground will be picked up and cleared round the clock so as not to attract fruit flies and other insects.

Goats are bred on the farm for the meat and as an additional attraction. The application of effective micro-organisms (EM) eliminates foul odors by creating a good microbial balance in the farm. The dung from the goat is processed into organic waste and lastly into organic compost, which helps reducing the fertilizer costs.

Image by: Desaru Fruit Farm FB

Operating Hour

Daily: 8.30 a.m - 6.00 p.m

Admission

Entrance ticket & Fruit Sampling Box
Adult: RM 26.50
Child: RM 21.20

Location

92, 82200 Kota Tinggi, Johor, Malaysia.

View map.

Hear From Others

We recommend the fruit farm for most urban folks, to learn, to taste and to expose the kids to “real” plantation.

Daddy Andy
SengkangBabies

we filled up the gnawing tummy with smorgasbord of refreshing fruits, planted and freshly picked from the farm itself! All trees are planted and harvested the most environmental-friendly way as they practice sustainable tourism of biological control by using organic compost as the plantation’s fertilizer.

Lwin Wen Li
LwinLee

 

I never heard of Desaru Fruit Farm until someone suggested me to pay a visit. In my opinion, it is fun, educational, healthy and hearty trip to Desaru Fruit Farm.

Emily Tang
IMEmily

Nearby Attractions

Desaru Beach 

 Desaru Beach lies at the very south eastern tip of Johor. Desaru Beach is among the best  and the prettiest beach in Johor. The golden sandy beach stretches six kilometers long and is lined with casuarina tree. It offers warm and fresh swimming waters for visitors.Its shallow waters also extend well out to sea and it’s free of jellyfish. Hence, it provides an ideal and safe environment for kids and less confident swimmer.

Desaru Coast Adventure Waterpark

Desaru Coast Adventure Waterpark is a family water theme park that is part of Desaru Coast. Desaru Coast is a premium integrated destination that offers resorts and villas, a riverside dining haven, a conference center, golf courses and a waterpark.

Teluk Sengat Crocodile World

Teluk Sengat Crocodile World is located in Kota Tinggi, Johor. It is the largest crocodile farm in the peninsular of Malaysia. This farms offers the visitors an experience to interact with the crocodiles while at the same time learning some facts about them.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *