Faces of
Malaysia
Kota Bharu

Kota Bharu is the state capital of Kelantan.The name means ‘new city’ or ‘new castle/fort’ in Bahasa Malaysia. Kota Bharu is situated in the northeastern part of Peninsular Malaysia. In 2005, it had an estimated population of 425,294, making it the largest town on the east coast of Peninsular Malaysia.It’s known for its colourful markets and the muslim culture.

Pulau Redang

Pulau Redang (or Redang Island)  is a beautiful tropical island off the east coast of peninsular Malaysia in the state of Terengganu. Most travellers visiting Redang come on pre-booked packages from one of the resorts on the island. It is a more up-market destination than Perhentian Islands.

Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia

Bas Kite

Bus-Kite-Kuala-Terengganu2.jpg, Bus Kite - meaning Our Bus - is KT's version of a hop-on hop-off bus along 2 routes
Bus Kite - meaning Our Bus - is KT's version of a hop-on hop-off bus along 2 routes

Prices:

RM1 - RM3 - depending on distance
RM 5 - all day pass (one route)
RM 8 - all day pass (two routes)

 

Route One

  • Dataran Shahbandar
  • Primula Beach Hote
  • Pantai Batu Burok
  • Permai Inn Hotel
  • Masjid Terapung
  • Noor Arfa craft complex
  • the Terengganu Science and Creativity Centre
  • Gong Tok Nasek songket village
  • Gong Kapas cake shop
  • Bus Terminal.

 

Route Two

  • Dataran Shahbandar
  • Grand Continental Hotel
  • Tanjong Vista Hotel
  • the Batu Bersurat roundabout
  • Bukit Keledang Royal Mausoleum
  • Felda Residence Hotel
  • State Museum
  • Taman Tamaddun Islam
  • Crystal Mosque
  • Kampung Losong
  • Pulau Kambing Waterfront
  • Seri Malaysia Hotel
  • Pulau Warisan
  • Kampung Cina
  • Pasar Payang
  • Bus Terminal

 

Transit between both routest at these stops:

  • Terminal Bas MBKT (Main Bus Terminal)
  • Masjid Abidin
  • Shah Bandar
  • Hotel Grand Continental
  • Hotel Tanjong Vista

Bus Kite Route Signboard
Bus Kite Route Map
at the Hotel Seri Malaysia Stop (near Kampung Cina), the red building in the background is the Tian Hou Temple



Hotels in Kuala Terengganu
Attractions

Zainal Abidin Mosque, Kuala Terengganu

The mosque, also known as the White Mosque or the Big Mosque, was built by Sultan Zainal Abidin II between 1793 and 1808 but has been renovated and extended after that.

Chinatown (Kampung China), Kuala Terengganu

KT's Chinatown is located along Jalan Bandar. It is small but charming with colorful shophouses and still has the traditional feel with small stores, cafes and restaurants

Attractions

Kuching Waterfront (Kuching Esplanade), Kuching

Once a trading area in Kuching, the waterfront area at Sungai Sarawak has now been transformed into a landscaped esplanade.

Crystal Mosque (Islamic Civilisation Park), Kuala Terengganu

The RM250-million-theme-park was opened in February 2008. It house sreplicas of several world famous mosque and the spectactular Crystal Mosque.