4 days in Kuantan, Kuala Terengganu & Bentong Itinerary

4 days in Kuantan, Kuala Terengganu & Bentong Itinerary

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Kuantan
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Kuala Terengganu
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Bentong
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Kuantan

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The capital of Malaysia's third-largest state, busy Kuantan remains generally untouristed, yet continues to grow as a residential urban community.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Kuantan River Cruise. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): make a trip to Masjid Sultan Ahmad Shah, stroll through Teluk Chempedak, and then get a taste of local nightlife at Kuantan River Cruise.

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Kuala Lumpur to Kuantan is an approximately 2.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In January, daytime highs in Kuantan are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can drive to Kuala Terengganu.

Things to do in Kuantan

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours
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Kuala Terengganu

— 1 night
Once a small fishing village, Kuala Terengganu is now a developing city where skyscrapers often stand shoulder to shoulder with traditional kampong-style houses.
On the 16th (Sun), take a stroll through Kampung China (Chinatown) and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Crystal Mosque.

For other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Kuala Terengganu trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from Kuantan to Kuala Terengganu takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Bentong.

Things to do in Kuala Terengganu

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites
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Bentong

— 1 night
With a population of just over 100,000 people, this small but populous town is best known for its production of tin ore, found in Bentong's two rivers, and its production of timber and rubber.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Mon): admire the sheer force of Chamang Waterfall and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kechara Forest Retreat. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Chin Swee Cave Temple and then get in on the family fun at Skytropolis Indoor Theme Park.

To see more things to do, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Bentong tour itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Kuala Terengganu to Bentong takes 4 hours. In January, daytime highs in Bentong are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Bentong

Parks · Nature · Theme Parks · Fun & Games

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