Pulau Redang located 45 km off
the coast of KualaTerengganu is the largest of the group
of islands dotting the South China Sea off the Terengganu
coast. The island offers crystal clear waters and numerous
dive sites for the enthusiast. Sheltered within the Pulau
Redang Marine Park, the waters here abound with marine
life. At mid-day, when the rays of the sun penetrate the
sea, brilliant hues of coral, anemones and clams may be
The waters around
Pulau Redang also contain two historic shipwrecks. The
H.M.S Prince of Wales and the H.M.S Repulse were sunk here
at the start of World War II, setting the stage for the
Japanese occupation of Malaya.
island is perfect for snorkeling, swimming, scuba diving,
jungle trekking, boating and canoeing. No fishing is
allowed within a 3.2 km radius of the island as Pulau
Redang is gazetted as a marine park. The collection of
corals and other aquatic life is also prohibited.
islands of Pulau Ekor Tebu, Pulau Ling, Pulau Pinang,
Pulau Bidong, Pulau Lang Tengah and Pulau Lima
are excellent underwater havens for snorkelers as well.
Visitors to Pulau
Redang have a choice of accommodation ranging from budget
to international standard hotels. Guests staying at
Berjaya's two hotel properties on the island can enjoy
playing at the 18-hole golf course.
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offers crystal clear water, pearly white shores, a
colorful array of spectacular marine life, a breathtaking
sunset and what could be the world's most mature coral
gardens. This paradise-like island is perfect for
swimming, snorkeling, scuba diving, jungle trekking,
fishing, boating and canoeing.
has a smaller island known as Pulau Pinang which is the
location for the Marine Park research Center. The marine
turtles hatchery center is also situated here. Apart from
that, the island is the location of the world famous
Redang Marine Park - a popular spot for scuba and
snorkeling enthusiasts. Chalets with good facilities are
List of resorts - International Class