Redang Island is the perfect tropical island with a jungle clad interior and gorgeous white sand beaches.
One of the largest islands off the east coast of peninsular Malaysia, Redang Island is still small and home to just a small range of resorts. It lies within the protected marine waters of Terengganu Marine Park. The water is crystal clear and there are many places to snorkel or dive.
It’s easy to get here from the city of Kuala Terengganu. There are regular ferries from there. It’s not a cheap island to visit, but you will be rewarded with some of the best scenery in Malaysia if you make it here! Find our best guides below.
Note that the island basically shuts down during the monsoon season from November to March.
Redang Island Attractions
Redang Island is the perfect chill out location or can be more active if you want with some great natural attractions. Find our guides below.
Redang Island Accommodation
There is a great range of accommodation on Redang Island from luxury resorts to cheaper options. Find our guides below.
Redang Island Travel
Redang Island can seem difficult to get to thanks to being an island with no bridge for easy access. However, it is quite straightforward to get to Redang thanks to its convenient location near to Kuala Terengganu. Below are our detailed guides so you know exactly how to get to this great island.
If you are still undecided about which east coast island to visit, read our guide here to whether Perhentian Islands, Redang Island or Tioman is best!
You can find more information on other destinations in Malaysia across this site.