Tenggol is another beautiful diving getaway island lies
offshore of Kuala Dungun in the southern of Terengganu.
This tiny and compact island is only 45 minutes from the coastal
quite jetty in Kuala Dungun. It is as small as 3km in length
and 2km in width. However, this doesnt prevent it from
becoming a paradise for many people especially diving enthusiasts.
by car with friends or loved ones can be pretty much an
interesting trip. Aside from the greeneries that can be
seen through out your journey, the fresh air and unpolluted
countryside can offer a wonderful experience. Once you
get to Terengganu road, the beautiful beaches and blue
waters welcome you. Driving travellers are advise to get
a map from Tourism Malaysia or any bookstore.
KL to KT (approx. 455 km): 2 option the coastal road
or Jerangau Jabor
Highway 2 KL (Gombak Toll) on Karak
Highway and continue with East Coast Expressway to Kuantan
Highway 3 Kuantan exit to Kuala Terengganu (Coastal road
to Kemaman, Dungun and Kuala Terengganu) (223km)
Highway 2 KL (Gombak Toll) on Karak Highway and continue
with East Coast Expressway to Kuantan exit.
Highway 3 Kuantan exit to Bukit Besi (20+km) - turn left
Highway 14 Bukit Besi turn off to Dungun/Ajil (114km)
- turn left
Highway 14 Dungun/Ajil to Ajil/Kuala Berang (42km) - turn
Highway 14 Ajil to Kuala Terengganu (35km)
Bahru to KT (approx. 562 km):
Highway E2 Head north on the North-South highway and exit
at Yong Peng (km)
Highway 1 To Labis and Segamat(km) turn right
Highway 12 To Kuantan
Highway 3 Kuantan to Kuala Terengganu (Coastal road to
Kemaman, Dungun and Kuala Terengganu)(223km)
Penang to KT (approx. 460 km):
Highway 4 Penang on the East West Highway via Grik
to Jertih (km)-turn right
Highway 3 Jertih to Kuala Terengganu (km)
Express coaches depart daily from Kuala Lumpur (7 hours),
Singapore (9.5 hours), Johor Bharu (9 hours) and Penang
(9 hours). The journey include 2 rest stops or more along
the journey for foods, refreshments and toilet stops.
The most comfortable coaches (VIP) have 24-32 seats in
a 2-1 seating arrangement. The seats are spacious with
plenty of leg room. There are also 36-40 seater coaches
4 seats abreast that would as well get you to Terengganu
in best comfort. If you are travelling overnight, bring
some warn clothing (Jacket/ Sweater). It can be quite
cool. Soft or inflatable pillow can help you sleep more
Airlines and Air
Asia offer daily flights from KLIA (Kuala
Lumpur International Airport) to Kuala Terengganu Airport.
Journey by air takes approximately 45 minutes.
There is no direct flight to Kuala Terengganu from Singapore.
Travellers must fly via KLIA. If flying via KLIA from
Singapore too costly, consider flying from Senai Airport
in Johor with Malaysia
Airlines or Air
Asia, This is cheaper option but takes
much longer time due to land transfer from Singapore to
Boat services have to be arranged from Kuala Dungun, Tenggol
Island Beach Resort provides boat services between the
island and Kuala Dungun. For enquiry contact no. 609-849