PLACES OF INTEREST

Nature and Adventure

Bukit Puteri

Bukit Puteri is a 200m high historical hill, situated next to Istana Maziah. It was used as a fortress between the years of 1831 to 1876 to defend the state from enemy attacks and many relics from that era remain. Today, the hill serves as a historical remainder and also as a scenic lookout over magnificent view of Kuala Terengganu.

Cultural Centre

A visit to Pengkalan Budaya or the Cultural Centre, a venue for cultural performances, is a must on the itinerary for all visitors to Kuala Terengganu. Ideally located along pantai batu buruk (Batu Buruk Beach), it offers visitors an opportunity to see for themselves, the performance of silat which is the malay art of self defence, traditional dances such as ulek mayang and joget and a wide selection of games and pastime. The performances are held every friday and saturday, between 5.00 p.m. To 7.00 p.m. And 9.00 p.m. To 11.00 p.m. So, do not miss the opportunity to witness the fascinating diversity of Terengganu's culture.

Istana Maziah

Istana Maziah is believed to have been constructed during the reign of sultan zainal abidin iii. It was built in 1897 to replace the istana hijau which was burned down during world war ii. Located next to Bukit Puteri, it is the venue for royal birthdays, weddings, conferment of titles and receptions for local and foreign dignitaries. A product of the blend between splendid modern and traditional architecture, it is also well-know as one of malaysia's cultural attractions

Kampung Cina

Kampung Cina was the home of first chinese traders during the mid-18th century in Kuala Terengganu. The famed one-street china town run parallel to the Terengganu river. The houses of Kampung Cina have architecture designs that are peculiar to Kuala Terengganu. Built of wood and stone with slanted roofs, the two storey houses are built on stilts and extend into the river which flows behind them. A great variety of handcrafts, souvenirs and antiques shops lined the street.

Masjid Tengku Tengah Zaharah

The Masjid Tengku Tengah Zaharah, also known as the floating mosque was built on the estuary of sungai ibai and its intricate design gives viewers the impression that the mosque is actually floating on water. This place of worship is beautifully lit at night and provides a holy landmark for the city.

State Museum

The Terengganu State Museum complex is the largest museum in southeast asia. The complex consists of a main museum, a maritime museum, a fisheries museum, 4 traditional houses and a botanic and herbs gardens. The main museum is built on 16 stilts, in accordance with the traditional architecture of Terengganu. Its 4 blocks are adjoined, to represent a big family. There are 10 galleries showcasing textiles, crafts, historical, royal, new generation and contemporary arts.

Places of Interest

Nature and Adventure

Kuala Terengganu

  • Bukit Puteri
  • Cultural Centre
  • Istana Maziah
  • Kampung Cina
  • Masjid Tengku Tengah Zaharah
  • State Museum
  • Terengganu Planetarium
  • The Abidin Mosque
  • Waterfront
  • Wisma Darul Iman

Chendering

  • Chendering
  • Sutra Semai Centre

Ceralak

  • Ceralak waterfalls

Sekayu

  • Sekayu waterfalls

Merang

  • Merang

Penarik

  • Penarik

Kenyir Lake

  • Bewah and Taat Caves
  • Lasir Waterfall
  • Kenyir Lake
  • Other Waterfalls
  • Around Tasik Kenyir
  • Saok Waterfall
  • Tembat Waterfall

Jerteh

  • Bukit Belatan Waterfall

Pasir Raja

  • Pasir Raja

Kerteh

  • Lata Temakoh

Kemaman

  • Cenderung Waterfalls & Kuala Benum
  • Rapids

Kijal

  • Kijal

Marang

  • Marang

Besut

  • LA Hot Springs
  • Lata Tembakah Waterfalls

Bandar Permaisuri

  • Setiu Recreational Park

Island and Beaches

  • Bidong Island
  • Duyung Island
  • Kapas Island
  • Perhentian Island
  • Redang Island
  • Tenggol Island
  • Batu Buruk Beach
  • Bukit Keluang Beach
  • Rantau Abang Beach
  • Tanjung Jara Beach
  • More

Accommodation

Kuala Terengganu

  • Anggulia Beach Resort
  • Batu Buruk Beach resort
  • Gem Isle
  • Hotel Grand Continental
  • Hotel Seri Malaysia
  • Permai Park Inn Interational
  • Primula Beach Resort
  • Primula Parkroyal
  • Qurata Riverside

Kenyir Lake

  • Abdillah Aris
  • Chalet Perhilitan
  • Government RestHouse
  • Kenyir Boating Holidays
  • Kenyir Lake resort
  • Kenyir Woods
  • Muping Island Resort
  • Muping Island Resort
  • Musang Kenyir Resort
  • Nature Lodge
  • Primula Kenyir Lake resort
  • Remis Rakit
  • Sungai Gawi Resort
  • Tasik Kenyir Golf Resort
  • Uncle John's Resort

Kijal

  • Awana Kijal beach & golf resort

Dungun

  • Tanjong Jara Resort

Batu Rakit

  • Gem Beach Resort

Gemia Island

  • Gem Island Resort

Kemaman

  • Cheneh Recreation & Resort

Paka

  • Residence Resort

Redang Island

  • Berjaya Redang Beach Resort
  • Redang Island resort

Kapas Island

  • Primula Kapas Island village resort

Perhentian Island

  • Perhentian Island resort

Marang

  • Hotel Seri Malaysia
  • Marang resort

Besut

  • Primula Besut resort

Merang

  • Sutra Beach Resort
  • More

Shopping

Dining & Entertainment

  • Central Market
  • Desa Craft
  • Handicraft Centre
  • Songket/Batik
  • Terengganu Craft Cultural Central
  • More
  • Pengkalan Budaya
  • More

Sports & Recreation

Travel Services

  • 4WD Adventures
  • Angling
  • Bird Watching
  • Canoeing
  • Cave Exploration
  • Diving/Snorkelling
  • Sailing/Wind Surfing
  • Trekking
  • More
  • Asia Pasific Airlines
  • Omega Leisure Sdn Bhd
  • Perpel Travel & Tours Sdn. Bhd.
  • S.I Travel
  • Terengganu Tourist Centre
  • More

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