3 days in Terengganu Itinerary

3 days in Terengganu Itinerary

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Kuala Terengganu
Pulau Redang
— 1 night
Ferry to Merang Jetty, Shuttle to Kuala Besut, Ferry to Pulau Perhentian Kecil
Pulau Perhentian Kecil
— 1 night
Ferry to Kuala Besut Jetty, Fly to Kuala Lumpur


Kuala Terengganu

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 10th (Thu): take a stroll through Kampung China (Chinatown) and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Crystal Mosque.

For reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Kuala Terengganu sightseeing app.

Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Terengganu is an approximately 2.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In October in Kuala Terengganu, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) to allow time to ride a ferry to Pulau Redang.
Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
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Pulau Redang — 1 night

Pulau Redang represents a picturesque island paradise with clear turquoise waters, white beaches, and coral reefs teeming with exotic fish.
On the 11th (Fri), tour the pleasant surroundings at Redang Marine Park Centre, then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then step off the mainland to explore Redang Island.

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Traveling by ferry from Kuala Terengganu to Pulau Redang takes 2.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Pulau Redang are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to travel to Pulau Perhentian Kecil.
Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors · Parks
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Pulau Perhentian Kecil — 1 night

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 12th (Sat): head outdoors with Outdoor Activities and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Long Beach.

For traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Pulau Perhentian Kecil travel route planning website.

Getting from Pulau Redang to Pulau Perhentian Kecil by combination of ferry and shuttle takes about 5.5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.
Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Beaches
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Terengganu travel guide

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.