6 days in Terengganu Itinerary

6 days in Terengganu Itinerary

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Fly to Sultan Ismail Petra, Ferry to Pulau Perhentian Besar
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Pulau Perhentian Besar
— 1 day
Ferry
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Pulau Perhentian Kecil
— 1 night
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Kuala Besut
— 2 nights
Drive
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Kuala Terengganu
— 1 night
Ferry
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Pulau Redang
— 1 night
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Pulau Perhentian Besar

— 1 day

Large Perhentian

Pulau Perhentian Besar looks almost otherworldly with its blue waters, lush jungles, and white-sand beaches.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour and then stop by Universal Diver.

Before you visit Pulau Perhentian Besar, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Kuala Lumpur to Pulau Perhentian Besar is an approximately 4-hour combination of flight and ferry. You can also do a combination of bus and ferry. In September in Pulau Perhentian Besar, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can ride a ferry to Pulau Perhentian Kecil.

Things to do in Pulau Perhentian Besar

Shopping · Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours
Find places to stay Sep 22 — 23:

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 23rd (Thu): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour and then kick back and relax at Long Beach.

To find more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Pulau Perhentian Kecil itinerary planner.

Getting from Pulau Perhentian Besar to Pulau Perhentian Kecil by ferry takes about 2.5 hours. In September in Pulau Perhentian Kecil, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Kuala Besut.

Things to do in Pulau Perhentian Kecil

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Beaches
Find places to stay Sep 22 — 23:

Kuala Besut

— 2 nights
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. On the 24th (Fri), get outside with Outdoor Activities and then head off the coast to Perhentian Islands. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Sat): take in the dramatic scenery at Lata Tembakah and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Masjid Ulul Albab Mosque.

For reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Kuala Besut route planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Pulau Perhentian Kecil to Kuala Besut. In September, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to drive to Kuala Terengganu.

Things to do in Kuala Besut

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 23 — 25:

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 26th (Sun), take a stroll through Kampung China (Chinatown) and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Crystal Mosque.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Kuala Terengganu trip maker website.

Traveling by car from Kuala Besut to Kuala Terengganu takes 2 hours. In September, daytime highs in Kuala Terengganu are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to catch the ferry to Pulau Redang.

Things to do in Kuala Terengganu

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Sep 25 — 26:

Pulau Redang

— 1 night
Pulau Redang represents a picturesque island paradise with clear turquoise waters, white beaches, and coral reefs teeming with exotic fish.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Mon): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour and then step off the mainland to explore Redang Island.

For where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Pulau Redang day trip planning website.

You can ride a ferry from Kuala Terengganu to Pulau Redang in 2.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Pulau Redang can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Pulau Redang

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Nature
Find places to stay Sep 26 — 27:

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.