4 days in Terengganu Itinerary

4 days in Terengganu Itinerary

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Kuala Besut
— 1 night
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Pulau Perhentian Kecil
— 1 night
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Ferry to Kuala Besut, Shuttle to Merang Jetty, Bus to Kuala Terengganu
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Kuala Terengganu
— 1 night
Fly to Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah, Train to Ipoh

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Kuala Besut

— 1 night
Kuala Besut is a mukim in Besut District, Terengganu, Malaysia.It is the departure point for boats to the Perhentian Islands.There are a variety of tour operators that tourist can choose for getting to Perhentian Islands. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Pantai Bukit Keluang and then head off the coast to Perhentian Islands. On your second day here, admire the sheer force of Lata Tembakah and then admire the striking features of Masjid Ulul Albab Mosque.

To find traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Kuala Besut day trip planner.

Ipoh to Kuala Besut is an approximately 5.5-hour car ride. December in Kuala Besut sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to travel to Pulau Perhentian Kecil.

Things to do in Kuala Besut

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

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Pulau Perhentian Kecil

— 1 night

Small Perhentian

The smaller of the two coral-tinged Perhentian Islands, Pulau Perhentian Kecil remains more popular with the younger backpacker crowd due to more affordable living costs.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): stroll through Long Beach and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Perhentian Island Mosque.

To see traveler tips, photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Pulau Perhentian Kecil trip itinerary planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Kuala Besut to Pulau Perhentian Kecil. December in Pulau Perhentian Kecil sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Kuala Terengganu.

Things to do in Pulau Perhentian Kecil

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Historic Sites
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Crystal Mosque and then stop by Kampung China (Chinatown).

To see ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Kuala Terengganu trip itinerary planner.

Do a combination of ferry, shuttle, and bus from Pulau Perhentian Kecil to Kuala Terengganu in 4.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in December, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kuala Terengganu

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
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Terengganu travel guide

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Scuba & Snorkeling · Beaches · Islands
Abode of Faith
An area of impressive coastal settlements and natural abundance, Terengganu is part of northeastern Peninsular Malaysia. The state possesses a predominantly Malay culture (thanks to a limited history of migration), with mosques, traditional arts centers, and regal architecture providing the focal points of urban area. The region features waterfalls, wetlands, and forests in a state known for the tranquility of its rural areas. Along the coast, beaches are renowned for their calm atmosphere and offer prime snorkeling and diving sites.