4 days in Terengganu Itinerary

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Pulau Redang
— 1 day
Kuala Terengganu
— 2 nights
Bus 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


Pulau Redang — 1 day

Pulau Redang represents a picturesque island paradise with clear turquoise waters, white beaches, and coral reefs teeming with exotic fish.
On the 13th (Mon), step off the mainland to explore Redang Island and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

For photos, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Pulau Redang tour itinerary builder tool.

Kuala Lumpur to Pulau Redang is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and ferry. When traveling from Kuala Lumpur in February, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Pulau Redang: temperatures range from 35°C by day to 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to ride a ferry to Kuala Terengganu.
Tours · Wildlife · Outdoors · Parks
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Kuala Terengganu — 2 nights

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 14th (Tue), enjoy the sand and surf at Penarik Beach, then don't miss a visit to Tengku Tengah Zaharah Mosque, and then kick back and relax at Batu Buruk beach. Keep things going the next day: look for gifts at Bazaar Warisan Terengganu, visit Kampung China (Chinatown), then appreciate the history behind Turtle Sculpture, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Crystal Mosque.

For ratings, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read Kuala Terengganu online vacation planner.

Getting from Pulau Redang to Kuala Terengganu by ferry takes about 2.5 hours. In February, daily temperatures in Kuala Terengganu can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Pulau Perhentian Kecil.
Beaches · Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites
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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.
On the 16th (Thu), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Perhentian Island Mosque, then enjoy the sand and surf at Long Beach, and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Pulau Perhentian Kecil journey planning tool.

Traveling by combination of bus, shuttle, and ferry from Kuala Terengganu to Pulau Perhentian Kecil takes 4.5 hours. In February, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) 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.