Street art in Terengganu

Blessed with a wealth of attractions, Terengganu o ers a fascinating journey into its street art.

The stunning Terengganu Batik takes centre stage in this mural. Situated in the vicinity of Pasar Payang, the mural showcases Terengganu’s heritage arts and crafts, particularly its thriving textile industry. Handpainted by skilled artisans, every Batik piece features distinct and unique designs. This mural was created by Taib Aur, a prominent Malaysian artist. To get your own batik piece, make your way to Pasar Payang!

The state’s murals also pay tribute to Terengganu’s master woodcarvers. A prized art form, the state’s woodcarving generally features geometric or  oral motifs as well as Arabic calligraphy. These carvings bear intricate designs and are usually found on houses, furniture, the hilt of a ‘keris’ (Malay dagger) and collectibles such as jewellery boxes, key chains and more. Woodcarving is also an important component of Terengganu’s traditional boat-building industry. Depictions of the sea, boats and marine life are also featured as the main elements in numerous street art murals.

General write-up on Terengganu

Situated on the peninsula’s east coast, Terengganu enchants visitors with its rustic charm and time-honoured Malay heritage. A tour around the towns and villages gives a glimpse into the state’s rich architectural heritage with ornate wooden homes that reflect a bygone era. Terengganu is also the top choice for eco-adventures with its rugged green landscapes, magnificent waterfalls and raging rivers. Off  the mainland, the islands of Redang, Perhentian and Lang Tengah are a dream come true for sun-seekers with its soft sandy beaches and shimmering waters. A symbol of modern Terengganu, the Terengganu Drawbridge stretching 638 metres in length, has the distinction of being Southeast Asia’s first tower drawbridge Click here to know more.

Tourist Map of Malaysia

There is so much to do and so many places to see in Malaysia. To make sure that you don’t miss anything, use this handy map to navigate your way across the country and find great places to visit.


Perlis is the northern gateway to Malaysia. Despite its small size, Perlis has an abundance of attractions that make it a great destination.


Kedah is Malaysia’s largest paddy producing state. Delve into history in Lembah Bujang, the site of an ancient civilisation or relax in Langkawi, a world-famous resort island.


The site of a UNESCO World Heritage City, Penang is a holiday paradise with fabulous beach resorts and eclectic cultures. It is also the undisputable haven for foodies.


A tin-rich state in its heyday, Perak beckons with a range of sights and experiences. The state’s top attractions include Pangkor, an island getaway and Pangkor Laut, an internationally-acclaimed private island.


Hailed as the Cradle of Malay culture, Kelantan is a destination teeming with age-old arts, crafts and pastimes.


Beautiful islands, culture and nature give Terengganu its magical appeal. Dive, snorkel, sunbathe at the islands or journey to its hinterland to experience the best of nature.


The largest state in the peninsula beckons nature-enthusiasts with exciting eco-adventures. From Taman Negara, the oldest national park in the country, to the idyllic Tioman Island, Pahang is simply mesmerising.

Kuala Lumpur

Malaysia’s dynamic capital city is bustling with attractions and activities. Explore the city by day and night.


Selangor is home to the country’s main airport KLIA, and the main gateway by sea, Port Klang. It is also the country’s most developed state with a long list of shopping malls and themed attractions.


Putrajaya, the administrative capital of Malaysia, is a well-planned township with impressive buildings, verdant parks, scenic lakes and beautiful bridges.


From the majestic height of Mount Kinabalu, Southeast Asia’s tallest peak, to the stunning depths of the world-famous Sipadan Island, Sabah is a magnificent nature destination.


Sarawak, the largest state in Malaysia, has a vast wilderness that contains numerous national parks including the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Mulu National Park.


Located off the northwestern coast of Borneo, this island thrills visitors with its wreck diving sites, historical relics and duty-free shopping.


The birth place of the nation, Melaka is a treasure trove of history and heritage. Explore the UNESCO World Heritage City for vestiges of the past.

Negeri Sembilan

Known for its fascinating Minangkabau culture and a unique social system, Negeri Sembilan is the place to learn age-old customs and traditions.


Visit Malaysia’s southern gateway, for a family vacation at the theme parks or escape to its islands for an unforgettable holiday.

Birdwatching Paradise

Enjoy birdwatching at 55 Important Bird Areas (IBA) throughout the country, tucked away at various habitats such as islands, coasts or lush lowland and montane rainforests.

Cool Highland Resorts

Love the cool highlands? Find refreshing destinations to unwind in Malaysia. From French-themed settings, energetic amusement parks to forest-clad hills, there is something for everyone.

Fun and Fantasy

Find the fun and thrill that you are looking for in Malaysia. Meet your favourite characters, plunge down the world’s longest water slide or enjoy the rides and games!