HOW TO GET TO THE PERHENTIAN ISLAND, MALAYSIA
To get to the Perhentian Island or Pulau Perhentian (in Malay),The only way to go there is by the sea especially a boat services from Kuala Besut. So FIRST you have to get to Kuala Besut Jetty. A town from where boats to the Perhentian Island leave. SECOND, take a boat from Kuala Besut jetty to one of the Perhentian Island (Perhentian Besar or Perhentian Kecil). Decide beforehand what island and which beach you want to go
Arriving on Kuala Besut jetty please come to our sales office (Anjung Holidays) nearby the jetty, and our staff will help and give you free information about how to get the boat and about the resort on Perhentian Island.
Boat from Kuala Besut to Perhentian Island take about 1/2 hour journey by fast boat.
you don’t have to worry about miss the boat because there are many guest house or hotel around Kuala Besut. Car parking facilities are available at RM10/day for Saloon and RM15/day for MPV on Kuala Besut.
FROM KOTA BHARU AIRPORT @ TOWN
Get taxi direct to Kuala Besut jetty, estimate 1 hour journey
By bus, From Kota Bharu Town you can get direct bus (Transnasional) to Kuala Besut, the driver drop you at Kuala Besut bridge only. You can walk to the jetty (10 minutes)
From Kota Bharu airport, taxi available to Kuala Besut jetty at RM78/car/way. By mini van at RM35/adult/way and by Limo at RM180/car/way.