Faces of
Malaysia
Brunei

Tiny state in Borneo, sandwiched between Sarawak and Sabah. After it was a big regional player a few hundred years back, Brunei became rich upon the discovery of Oil in the 1940s. For a period time the Sultan of Brunei was the richest person in the world.

Pulau Kapas

Pulau Kapas is a small island located only about 6km off Marang in the east coast state of Terengganu (about 1h north of Kuala Terengganu). It has quite and relaxed atmosphere because it is bypassed by the majority of the backpacker circuit looking for a more remote place like the Perhentian Islands. Pulau Kapas only get fairly busy on the weekends when locals come to island. There are a few good snorkeling spots around the island. All accommodations and beach are on the west coast facing the mainland. The west coast is the weather side has no sand beach, only rocks - it can be reached after a short walk through the jungle. Pulau Kapas shuts down during the monsoon season between November and February.

Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia

Kuala Terengganu Bus Terminal

address: Hentian Bas Majlis Bandaraya Terengganu, Jalan Sysed-Hussin / Jalan Masjid Abidin, 21600 Kuala Terengganu, Terengganu
Bus-Terminal-Hentian-Bas-Majlis-Bandaraya-Kuala-Terengganu.jpg, KT's main express long-distance bus terminal is located right in the city center on Jalan Sysed-Hussin at the corner of Jalan Abidin
Hentian Bas Majlis Bandaraya Kuala Terengganu
KT's main express long-distance bus terminal is located right in the city center on Jalan Sysed-Hussin at the corner of Jalan Abidin

Getting to KT Bus Terminal
The bus terminal is located right in the city center. You can walk there within 5-10min from most of the centrally located accommodations. The local intercity bus (Bas Bandar) also stops here.

Buy bus tickets online
You can also buy bus tickets online (up to 2 hours before departure). Just click on the links below or use the search box.

Buses From Kuala Terengganu Buses To Kuala Terengganu

Kuala Terengganu - Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur - Kuala Terengganu

 For buses to more destinations use the search from below.


 

KT bus terminal
the terminal is strategically located in the middle of town

 


taxi stand
the taxi stand


ticket counters
the ticket counters (on this image: Plusline, SANI Express, SP Bumi)


pricelist
a pricelist (from June 2013) from one of the bus companies



Hotels in Kuala Terengganu
Attractions

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.

Floating Mosque (Masjid Tengku Tengah Zaharah), Kuala Terengganu

The mosque is located in Teluk Ibai, just over 4km away from Kuala Terengganu town centre, south of Batu Buruk beach. The mosque appears to be floating on water, hence the nickname.

Attractions

Batu Caves, Kuala Lumpur

Limestone hill in the north of Kuala Lumpur with a series of caves and cave temples. They are a sacred place for Hindus in Malaysia and the location of the famous Thaipusam celebrations at the end of January attended by up to one million devotees.

Khoo Kongsi, Penang

The most impressive of Penangs many kongsis. A kongsi is a clan house that is partly temple, partly meeting hall