Tanjung Aru

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Not to be confused with Tanjong Rhu, a residential neighbourhoods in Singapore.

Tanjung Aru is a sub-district of Kota Kinabalu in Sabah, of Malaysia. Its main feature is its beach called Tanjung Aru Beach which stretches to over 2 kilometres long along with new skyscrapers.[1]

It also has its own township called Tanjung Aru Town. Other notable features include the Perdana Park, the Kinabalu Golf Club, the Kinabalu Yacht Club, Terminal 2 of Kota Kinabalu International Airport, and the Tanjung Aru railway station for Sabah State Railway.[2]

In popular culture[edit]

The neighbourhood of Tanjung Aru Village was served as the 3rd Pit Stop in the 24th season of The Amazing Race and the 2nd Pit Stop in 4th season of the Asian version.



  1. ^ "Tanjung Aru Beach". Sabah Tourism. Retrieved 15 March 2017. 
  2. ^ "The Route". Sutera Harbour. Retrieved 15 March 2017. 

Coordinates: 5°56′44″N 116°3′1″E / 5.94556°N 116.05028°E / 5.94556; 116.05028