Redang Island 3 Days 2 Nights
– July 18 2009
Finally made it to the most popularRedangIsland, Trengganu,West Malaysia.
Booked through Sin Pin Travel, but contracted Kulim First Travel.
DepartPenang10 pm from Mobil Petrol station, opposite “Tapak Pesta Sungai Nibong”. Boarded a Super VIP Bus 18 seaters., took the route Butterworth, Bukit Mertajam, then Kulim High Tech highway all the way to Gerik. Have a short stop over for refreshment.
Arrived Merang Jetty, Kuala Trengganu at 7am. Every hotel has their own ferry and Jetty. The most systematic one is Laguna Redang Jetty.
Jetty of Laguna Redang Resort
Ferry of Laguna Redang Resort
Our tour package was with Pelangi Redang Resort.
Jetty to Pelangi Redang Resort and Ferry
Ferry to Redang depart at 9.30am. The ferry can board about 25 passengers.
Reach Redang at 10.30am
Boat Man , Background is Pelangi Redang Resort
Jetty atRedangIsland. Background is Redang Coral Resort (Opening soon)
Briefing by Resort.
Snorkering at Teluk Dalam
Back to Resort at abou 4.30 pm. Break time, “Keropok”(prawn crackers),curry puff, coffee etc.
Free and easy, beach volley ball, soccer, swimming etc
Walked to near by hotel, Ayu Mayang Hotel,RedangBay, Redang Lagoon, Redang Beach Resort, Laguna Redang, Redang Reef Hotel, “moh moh Cha Inn” survinior shop.
Enjoyed swimming at the sea front near Laguna Redang, stronger wave. Good experience.
BBQ dinner, prepared by hotel, “Ikan Bakar”, Fried chicken wing.
Afte 8 pm, board game, kara-OK, drinking at bar.
Snorkering atMarinePark, Pulau Pinang at 9.30am. A lot of fishes, feed with break.
Snorkering at “Kampung Lama” at 2.30pm. This is the best snorking so far, can see some soft corals and plenty of fishes.
Free and easy after 4.30pm.
Depart jetty at 8.30am, reached Merang Jetty at 9.30 am , just on time for Ferry to pick up passengers back to Redang Hotel.
Survinior shopping. Board bus at 11am, on the way back, stop by at a shop selling Keropok Lekor.
Lunch at Batu Melintang.