5 days in Terengganu & Sungai Petani Itinerary

5 days in Terengganu & Sungai Petani Itinerary

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Kuala Terengganu
— Few hours
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Pulau Redang
— 1 night
3
Pulau Perhentian Besar
— 1 night
4
Pulau Perhentian Kecil
— 1 night
5
Sungai Petani
— 1 night

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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 14th (Fri): wander the streets of Kampung China (Chinatown) and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Crystal Mosque.

To find where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Kuala Terengganu online tour itinerary builder.

Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Terengganu is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Kuala Terengganu can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can catch the ferry to Pulau Redang.

Things to do in Kuala Terengganu

Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Crystal Mosque ©
Crystal Mosque
Kampung China (Chinatown) ©
Kampung China (Chinatown)

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Pulau Redang

Pulau Redang ©
Pulau Redang represents a picturesque island paradise with clear turquoise waters, white beaches, and coral reefs teeming with exotic fish.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour and then step off the mainland to explore Redang Island.

To see reviews, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Pulau Redang trip itinerary planning tool.

You can ride a ferry from Kuala Terengganu to Pulau Redang in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. August in Pulau Redang sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Pulau Perhentian Besar.

Things to do in Pulau Redang

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Redang Island ©
Redang Island
Scuba & Snorkeling

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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 16th (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Teluk Keke, thenstroll through Turtle Sanctuary Beach, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Perhentian Island Resort Turtle Hatchery.

For more things to do, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Pulau Perhentian Besar day trip planner.

You can do a combination of taxi and ferry from Pulau Redang to Pulau Perhentian Besar in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Pulau Perhentian Kecil.

Things to do in Pulau Perhentian Besar

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Turtle Sanctuary Beach ©
Turtle Sanctuary Beach
Teluk Keke ©
Teluk Keke

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Pulau Perhentian Kecil

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 17th (Mon): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, kick back and relax at Long Beach, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Perhentian Island Mosque.

To find other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Pulau Perhentian Kecil vacation planning app.

You can ride a ferry from Pulau Perhentian Besar to Pulau Perhentian Kecil in 3 hours. In August in Pulau Perhentian Kecil, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can travel to Sungai Petani.

Things to do in Pulau Perhentian Kecil

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Long Beach ©
Long Beach
Perhentian Island Mosque ©
Perhentian Island Mosque

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Sungai Petani

Sungai Petani ©
Sungai Petani is a town in Kuala Muda District, Kedah, Malaysia. On the 18th (Tue), take in the spiritual surroundings of Masjid Sultan Muzaffar Syah, thenget engrossed in the history at Lembah Bujang Archaeological Museum, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Pantai Merdeka.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Sungai Petani tour itinerary maker tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Pulau Perhentian Kecil to Sungai Petani. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Pulau Perhentian Kecil to Sungai Petani due to the time zone difference. In August in Sungai Petani, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Sungai Petani

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Lembah Bujang Archaeological Museum
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Masjid Sultan Muzaffar Syah ©
Masjid Sultan Muzaffar Syah
Lembah Bujang Archaeological Museum ©
Lembah Bujang Archaeological Museum

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