4 days in Kelantan & Terengganu Itinerary

4 days in Kelantan & Terengganu Itinerary

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Kota Bharu
— Few hours
2
Pulau Perhentian Besar
— 1 night
3
Pulau Redang
— 1 night
4
Kuala Terengganu
— 1 night

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Kota Bharu

Kota Bharu ©
Known as ‘The Islamic City’, Kota Bharu offers a fine architectural mix of dignified mosques and old royal buildings.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): make a trip to Wat Photivihan Sleeping Buddha, take in the spiritual surroundings of Masjid Al-Muhammadi, and then see the interesting displays at Min House Camp.

For ratings, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Kota Bharu day trip planner.

George Town to Kota Bharu is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Western Indonesia Time to Malaysia Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. In January, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to travel to Pulau Perhentian Besar.

Things to do in Kota Bharu

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Wat Photivihan Sleeping Buddha
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Masjid Al-Muhammadi ©
Masjid Al-Muhammadi
Min House Camp ©
Min House Camp
Wat Photivihan Sleeping Buddha ©
Wat Photivihan Sleeping Buddha

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Pulau Perhentian Besar

Pulau Perhentian Besar ©
Pulau Perhentian Besar looks almost otherworldly with its blue waters, lush jungles, and white-sand beaches.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Teluk Keke, thenlook for gifts at Universal Diver, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Perhentian Island Resort Turtle Hatchery.

To see ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Pulau Perhentian Besar holiday planning tool.

Explore your travel options from Kota Bharu to Pulau Perhentian Besar with the Route module. In January, daily temperatures in Pulau Perhentian Besar can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Pulau Redang.

Things to do in Pulau Perhentian Besar

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Teluk Keke ©
Teluk Keke
Universal Diver ©
Universal Diver

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Pulau Redang

Pulau Redang represents a picturesque island paradise with clear turquoise waters, white beaches, and coral reefs teeming with exotic fish.
On the 26th (Sun), discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour and then identify plant and animal life at Redang Marine Park Centre.

For reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Pulau Redang online trip itinerary maker.

You can do a combination of ferry and taxi from Pulau Perhentian Besar to Pulau Redang in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in January, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) to allow time to ride a ferry to Kuala Terengganu.

Things to do in Pulau Redang

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
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Scuba & Snorkeling

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Kuala Terengganu

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 27th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Crystal Mosque, thentake an in-depth tour of Terengganu State Museum, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Masjid Sultan Zainal Abidin.

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Traveling by ferry from Pulau Redang to Kuala Terengganu takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in January, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kuala Terengganu

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Terengganu State Museum
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Masjid Sultan Zainal Abidin ©
Masjid Sultan Zainal Abidin
Terengganu State Museum ©
Terengganu State Museum
Crystal Mosque ©
Crystal Mosque

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