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Bidong Island
(Little Saigon)

Pick up from Kuala Terengganu
Child-Friendly
Elderly-Friendly
Equipment Provided
Minimum Pax
Muslim-Friendly

Tour Code: KUT-13 Duration: Approx 7 Hours

Explore the seas and the abundance of marine life found in the waters around Bidong Island and Karah Island on this epic 7-hour tour!

Highlights:

  • Admire and Explore the Beauty of Bidong Island
  • Visit the Village of the Vietnamese Boat People - ‘Little Saigon’
  • Embark on a Snorkelling Trip around Bidong Island and Karah Island

Tour Description:

Rise up bright and early as you will have a full day ahead of you; filled with an exciting adventure exploring the islands of Karah and Bidong. Your coach will pick you up at 8 am before departing for Merang Jetty. An hour later, we will be heading out to Bidong Island by speedboat. A short 45 minutes’ boat ride away, the island used to be a sanctuary for over 45,000 refugees—mostly Vietnamese Boat People who fled after the Communists rose to power. The late 70’s saw Cambodian refugees escaping to the island to escape from the Khmer Rouge regime. We will first tour the village left behind by the Vietnamese Boat People and then enjoy a scrumptious lunch by the beach.

Once you have had your fill of good food, it is time to venture out into open waters and snorkel to your heart’s content. We will head out by boat and snorkel in the waters around Bidong Island and later, Karah Island. Take this opportunity to delve into the marine world and observe dazzling corals, stunning fishes and an entirely alien ecosystem. Enjoy as much as you can before heading back to Kuala Terengganu at around 2.30 pm.

Cancellation Policy:

Please refer to our refunds policy under Terms of Use section.

Pick-Up Time:

  • 7:30 am to 8:00 am

What's Included:

  • 'Basic' English-Speaking Guide
  • Meals: Packed Lunch
  • Return Transfer
  • Boat Transfer
  • Snorkelling Boat Trip
  • Snorkelling Equipment: Mask, Snorkel and Life Jacket

What's Not Included:

  • Any Items Not Mentioned
  • Marine Conservation Fund RM5.00 Adult; RM2.50 Child

Additional Information:

  • Transfer duration above are estimated and subject to traffic and weather condition, and not inclusive of any sightseeings
  • Child prices apply for children of ages 12 and below. A minimum of two (2) adult tickets are required to be eligible for child ticket prices
  • Tour requires a minimum of two (02) adults (SIC basis)
  • Please adhere to strict pick-up time punctuality. Tour operators may forfeit tours for travellers if no-show during stipulated time
  • Registered name of the traveller must be corresponding with photograph documentation (Example: Passport). Tour operators reserve the right to reject if registered traveller fails to provide photographed documentation of their own

Pick-Up Locations

Refer to the map below to see a list of pick up locations that are available for you to choose from. You can select your desired pick up location when you book the tour.

List of Locations:

    Pick up is also available for other locations under the vicinity of Kuala Terengganu. For more information, please contact Adventoro's concierge service.

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