PLACES OF INTEREST

Nature and Adventure

Cendering

cendering located 6 km south of kuala terengganu, is the site for a national deep sea fishing project. The long jetty and extensive structure of waterbreakers at the fishing complex make it an excellent site for fishing. Pantai cendering is hauntingly beautiful beach with tall coconut palms and fine white sand which inspired the composition of an equally beautiful song singing praises of its capvivating chasms.

Sutra semai centre

approximately 6 km south of kuala terengganu is sutera semai centre at chendering. It is malaysia's pioneer silk weaving centre, where visitors can witness different stages of silk manufacturing. There, witness the painting of batik designs onto the fabrics, resulting in beautiful batik shirts, kaftans, scarves, handkerchiefs, etc.

Ceralak waterfalls

these are actually two waterfalls, collectively called the sungai ceralak waterfalls. The first know as jeram solo in about 12m high with a pool at about 250 sq. M in area while the second, at 24m with a 190 sq. M pool is called jeram padang. The area has some attractive trees and plants, including various species of pretty wild flowers. Getting to the site including a boat site from kuala jengal to kuala sungai ceratak, a jungle hike and river crossing. Alternative route is via logging trails and jungle tracks.

Sekayu waterfalls

sekayu waterfall is located within the sekayu recreational forest, which is 56 km away from kuala terengganu. The drive through unspoiled country scenery takes about 45 minutes. A favourite retreat for visitors, the sekayu waterfall with its seven cascades are surrounded by its natural landscape of lush jungle-clad hills, a fruit orchard, a mini zoo, a bird park, a garden and countless species of flora and fauna, various facilities such as shelters, changing rooms, chalets, resthouse, camping site, car parks, food stalls and exhibition hall have been provided.

Merang

merang is a very peaceful village with beautiful wooden houses amongst swaying coconut trees. A spectacular curve of golden sandy beach stretches all the way to the estuary of the sungai merang where the shallow river waters finally meet south chine sea. A long causeway of golden sand has been formed, reaching out from the casuarina fringed shore and under contant threat of being swept away by the waves.

Penarik

the idyllic penarik fishing village has the ideal ambience of gently sloping sandy beach and fairly shallow sparkling water. Penarik has the perfect setting for sunbathers and fun seekers who enjoy a quiet, serene vocation spot to while away the hours in uninterupted bliss.

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