How to go Pulau Perhentian from Singapore?

April 29, 2020 Off By idswater

How to go Pulau Perhentian from Singapore?

There is no direct connection from Singapore to Perhentian Islands. However, you can take the bus to Terminal Bas Kuala Terengganu, take the bus to Kuala Besut Jetty, take the walk to Kuala Besut, then take the ferry to Pulau Perhentian.

How do you get to Perhentian Island from Malaysia?

Pulau Perhentian Kecil
Pulau Perhentian Besar
Perhentian Islands/Islands

How do you get to Perhentian Island Resort?

In terms of how to go Pulau Perhentian, the best way is to fly to Kota Bharu or Kuala Terengganu (1 hour from KL). Next, you’ll need to either take a bus or taxi to Kuala Besut (1 hour from Kota Bahru or 1.5 hours from KT) and catch a boat from here to the Perhentian Islands (45 minutes).

Can I drive to Pulau Perhentian?

Driving From Kuala Lumpur KL to Pulau Perhentian by car via Kuala Besut takes about six hours plus the ferry travel time. If you do decide to drive from KL to Kuala Besut jetty, there is safe parking close to the jetty for RM10/day.

How do I get from Kuala Lumpur to Perhentian?

The only way to get to the Perhentian Islands is via a speedboat from Kuala Besut jetty. If you download the Grab app (Asia’s Uber equivalent), then it’s easy to book a taxi to the jetty upon arrival at the airport.

What is the best time to visit Perhentian Island?

The best time to visit the Perhentian Islands is during the dry season from March to November. The islands are practically empty and many businesses are closed during the rainy months. July is peak season; book accommodation in advance.

Are Perhentian Islands worth visiting?

Perhentian Islands are vacation retreats, so they’re very safe for tourists, as the locals are depending on the money coming from tourism.

Where is Perhentian Island in Malaysia?

The Perhentian Islands (pronounced Perhen-TEE-AHN, not Perhen-SHEN) lie approximately 10 nautical miles (19 km) off the coast of northeastern Malaysia in the state of Terengganu, approximately 40 miles (64 km) south of the Thai border. The name Perhentian means “stopping point” in Malay.

What is there to do in Perhentian Long Beach?

Here are the 25 best things to do on the Perhentian Islands:

  1. Have breakfast at Panorama Divers Buffet Breakfast.
  2. Go scuba diving.
  3. Have something to eat at Santai.
  4. Go snorkeling.
  5. Camp at Teluk KK.
  6. Go jungle trekking.
  7. Chill out on the beach.
  8. Watch the sunset.

Is Perhentian Island Open?

When to visit Perhentian Island . Perhentian Island will official open on 1st February and most all resort or chalet will officaly open on End of February . From February to March or October are consider Low Season . High season will start from April until September .

Where are the Perhentian Islands located?


How do I get to Perhentian by bus?

Generally, the locals and tourists would go to Kuala Besut Jetty to take ferry to Perhentian Island. Since, Kuala Besut Bus Terminal is just nearby the Kuala Besut Jetty within 10-20 minutes walking distance, taking the bus to Kuala Besut is very convenient.