Marang is the jump-off point for ferries to Pulau Kapas. Once a quiet fishing town, much of Marang’s seaside charm has disappeared beneath a recent flood of new buildings. It’s still a nice place to hang out for an evening on the way to or from Kapas, especially in summer, when numerous exotic fruit trees are in season. If you ...
Cities near Marang for Budget Travelers
- 1Malaysia16 reviews
A gateway to Pulau Redang, Pulau Kapas & Pulau Perhentian islands, haven of sun, sea and sea at the east coast of Malaysia. A microcosm of Malaysia’s economic explosion: fishing village strikes oil, modernity ensues. Kuala Terengganu is surprisingly attractive despite the number of newly built (with petro-wealth), sterile-looking skyscrapers. There’s a boardwalk, a couple of decent beaches, a few ...
- 2Malaysia17 reviews
Pulau Redang is one of the Malaysia islands which is a diving paradise.
- 3Malaysia1 review