Lang Tengah Island

Location: Terengganu

Location Info

Address: Pulau Lang Tengah, 21200 Terengganu, Malaysia

District » Terengganu


Lang Tengah is one of the precious hidden gems in Terengganu, a state that has long white sandy coast located at the east coast peninsular. It is an island surrounded by coral reef which houses couples of resorts, located 40km north east of Kuala Terengganu


Lang Tengah Island is surrounded by deep blue crystal water with colorful live corals, definitely able to keep your mesmerize. Besides, there's a lush of untouched jungle will surely capture your memory. Many experienced explorer may know about the other gems in Malaysia like Redang Island (Pulau Redang) and Perhentian Island (Pulau Perhentian), but only a few lucky will know about Lang Tengah Island. It's amongst the favorites of diving spot in Malaysia. It's a place to enjoy the sun, sea and to relax your mind and soul. Apart from diving, non-diver can enjoy the water sports, snorkeling and island hopping. The untouched lush green jungle is amongst the popular night jungle tracking in the island. There are a few cozy resorts in the island to retreat after a long sunny day. Among the popular resorts are Blue Coral Resort and D'Coconut Resort.

There are a couple of must see nearby attractions around Lang Tengah Island, including Islamic Civilization Park, a theme park which is located off Wan Wan island. Lake Kenyir is amongst the famous lake in Malaysia and it's located in the state of Terengganu. If you have sufficient time, you should drop by Terengganu state as there a many interesting heritage sites and museums around. Hotel in Terengganu are affordable ranging from RM100-300 per night.


By Air

After arriving at the Kuala Terengganu airport, you can get a taxi/bus to Tanjung Merang, which is 45 minutes from Kuala Terengganu. From Tanjung Merang, Lang Tengah Island is reached by boat. Most of the resort will include boat transfer in the packages.

By Land

Coming from Kuala Lumpur/Singapore, there are many express buses that arrive at Kuala Terengganu bus station.