The Tioman Island Travel Guide would be incomplete without first mentioning Tekek Village. Tekek village also known as Tekek Tioman is the capital of Tioman Island. This village is located towards the western side of the island and with its coastal area stretching three kilometres long. Though Tekek is referred to as a village it is essentially a town settlement and is much more urbanised than the other villages in the island. Tekek village has retail shops, hotels, highways, airport, banks, a jetty complex and a marina. As such Tekek being the capital is quite popular among the visitors and tourists because of its urbanisation and modern facilities.