Terengganu (formerly spelled Trengganu or Tringganu) is a sultanate and constitutive state of federal Malaysia. The state is also known by its Arabic honorific, Darul Iman ("Abode of Faith"). The coastal city of Kuala Terengganu which stands at the mouth of the broad Terengganu River is both the state and royal capital as well as the largest city in Terengganu.
LanguageBahasa Malaysia, English, Chinese dialects, Tamil, indigenous dialects
ClimateTropical without extremely high temperatures. Days are very warm, while nights are fairly cool. The main rainy season in the east runs between November and February, while August is the wettest period on the west coast. East Malaysia has heavy rains (November to February) in Sabah and in Sarawak. However, it is difficult to generalise about the country’s climate, as rainfall differs on the east and west coasts according to the prevailing monsoon winds (north east or south west)
CurrencyMalaysian Ringgit (MYR)
VisaNo visa required
HealthAll travellers to Malaysia should be vaccinated against hepatitis A and B, and malaria
PassportsPassports should be valid for more than six months after proposed date of departure from Malaysia
Time ZoneGMT + 8 hours