3 days in Terengganu Itinerary

3 days in Terengganu Itinerary

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

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Kuala Terengganu — 1 day

Once a small fishing village, Kuala Terengganu is now a developing city where skyscrapers often stand shoulder to shoulder with traditional kampong-style houses.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): visit Kampung China (Chinatown), then examine the collection at Muzium Negeri Terengganu, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Crystal Mosque.

To see ratings, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read Kuala Terengganu tour builder site.

Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Terengganu is an approximately 2.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in September, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Pulau Perhentian Kecil.
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Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Perhentian Island Mosque, then kick back and relax at Long Beach, and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Pulau Perhentian Kecil trip itinerary website.

Getting from Kuala Terengganu to Pulau Perhentian Kecil by combination of bus, shuttle, and ferry takes about 4.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in September, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Pulau Perhentian Besar.
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Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Beaches
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Pulau Perhentian Besar — 1 night

Large Perhentian

Pulau Perhentian Besar looks almost otherworldly with its blue waters, lush jungles, and white-sand beaches.
On the 9th (Fri), see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, then kick back and relax at Turtle Sanctuary Beach, and then look for gifts at Universal Diver.

To see maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Pulau Perhentian Besar day trip website.

Getting from Pulau Perhentian Kecil to Pulau Perhentian Besar by ferry takes about 2.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can travel back home.
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Outdoors · Shopping · Beaches · Tours
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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.
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