5 days in Perhentian Islands Itinerary

5 days in Perhentian Islands Itinerary

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Fly to Sultan Ismail Petra, Ferry to Pulau Perhentian Kecil
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Pulau Perhentian Kecil
— 1 night
Ferry
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Pulau Perhentian Besar
— 3 nights
Ferry to Kuala Besut Jetty, Fly to Kuala Lumpur

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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 11th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Perhentian Island Mosque and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Keep things going the next day: take some stellar pictures from Pulau Perhentian Kincir Angin, kick back and relax at Long Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Coral Bay (Teluk Aur).

To find other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Pulau Perhentian Kecil trip itinerary maker site.

Kuala Lumpur to Pulau Perhentian Kecil 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 Kecil, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to ride a ferry to Pulau Perhentian Besar.
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Pulau Perhentian Besar — 3 nights

Large Perhentian

Pulau Perhentian Besar looks almost otherworldly with its blue waters, lush jungles, and white-sand beaches.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Perhentian Islands. There's much more to do: look for gifts at Universal Diver, enjoy the sand and surf at Teluk Keke, stroll through Perhentian Island Resort Turtle Hatchery, and discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Pulau Perhentian Besar trip itinerary site.

You can ride a ferry from Pulau Perhentian Kecil to Pulau Perhentian Besar in 2.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.
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