Lang Tengah Island
|| Pulau Lang Tengah,
21200 Terengganu, Malaysia
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.
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.
Coming from Kuala Lumpur/Singapore, there are many express buses that arrive at
Kuala Terengganu bus station.