Tourist places in Terengganu

Here are the top 9 places to visit in Terengganu in 2024:

1. Kuala Terengganu

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Kuala Terengganu, also abbreviated as K.T., is the capital of Terengganu state of Malaysia. It is a full package of all in one attractions ranging from beaches to waterfalls to mosques. Despite modernisation, Kuala Terengganu retains plenty of charm. It is the city of old kampong style stilt houses ...

Best Time: February to April

2. Redang Island

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Places to visit in Terengganu

Redang Island is one of the largest islands on Malaysia’s East Coast. Located in South China Sea, it is a part of Kuala Nerus District of Kuala Terengganu. It is a group of islands well-known for its crystal clear water offering a picturesque diving to the pristine coral reefs and underwater life.&n...

Best Time: March to September

3. Perhentian Islands

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Places to visit in Terengganu

Perhentian Islands are a group of islands in Besut District in Terengganu state of Malaysia. They are an abode of beauty packed with clear-turquoise water, lush-green forests, white grainy sand and untouched coral reefs. They are a part of Pulau Redang National Marine Park. Having well-developed res...

Best Time: April to September

4. Kapas Island

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Places to visit in Terengganu

Kapas Island is a tranquil island located 6 kilometres from Marang, part of Terengganu state in Malaysia. It translates to Cotton Island in Malay that refers to its white sandy beaches. It is most accessible of the East Coast islands and is widely known as the paradise for kayaking, diving and snork...

5. Tenggol Island

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Tenggol Island, traditionally called Pulau Tenggol, is situated off the shore of Terengganu in Malaysia and is the extreme-most island in the chain of Pulau islands. It is a pleasant vacation spot to rewire and relax as there is little cell reception. Activities like clear water diving, snorkelling ...

6. Redang Island

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Places to visit in Terengganu

Redang Island is one of the most beautiful and unexplored islands situated in Terengganu, Malaysia. The Redang Island can be explored by tourists searching for a time in vicinity and can be reached by air, or seaways.

7. Batu Bersurat

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Batu Bersurat or Batu Bersurat Terengganu i.e. the inscribed stone of Terengganu can be found in the Terengganu State Museum. This stone provides one of the oldest evidences of Jawi writing i.e. Arabic alphabets used by the Malaysian people. Batu Bersurat was founded near the Teluk Gedong waterfront...

8. Sekayu Waterfall

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Situated in Sekayu Recreational Forest, Sekayu Waterfall is a hiking haven for beginners, sitting 55 metres above sea level. Mature trees looming over the falls provide ever-refreshing shade. Rounded boulders strewn alongside its banks, at some places, form clear pools for swimming and colourful fis...

9. Lasir Waterfall

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Places to visit in Terengganu

A short boat ride away from Pengkalan Gawi, Lasir Waterfall is the most popular picnic spot in Tasik Kenyir. With a majestic fall of almost 153 metres, Lasir drops gracefully onto a multi-tiered boulder forming showers of foaming white water. You can walk to the waterfall along trails past fruit orc...