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Perhentian Island are near to the coastal city of Kota Bharu.
Perhentian Islands are all about the water activities. These islands have some of the best snorkeling and scuba diving in the world.
There are numerous diving schools on both islands, which cater to both beginners, who want to get a diver's certificate, and the more experienced who are ready to just dive in. The most popular diving sites include The Pinnacle, The Sugar Wreck, and Redang Island. Perhentian Islands are accessible by boats from Kuala Besut on the mainland. To get to Kuala Besut from Kuala Lumpur you can take an overnight bus. You can also fly, take a train or a bus to either Kuala Terengganu or Kota Bharu. From either town you then grab a taxi or a minivan to Kuala Besut. The boatride to Perhentian Islands is approximately 40 minutes depending on the size of the boat.