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Redang or Perhentian island ??

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Redang or Perhentian island ??
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could you please tell me which one is more beautiful to visit?

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1. Re: Redang or Perhentian island ??
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Do some research for yourself and see if it is something you would like. What one person likes another may not. It's all a matter of personal choice.

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2. Re: Redang or Perhentian island ??
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Both islands are nice - tropical white sand beaches with crystal clear waters. Here are some pictures, so you can compare a bit:

Perhentian: https://www.molon.de/galleries/Malaysia/EastCoast/Perhentian/all/

Redang: https://www.molon.de/galleries/Malaysia/EastCoast/Redang/

The difference is that Redang is more upmarket, resort based, while Perhentian is a bit more backpacker level, with a multitude of places to stay (and choice of restaurants).

BTW, between these two islands, there is also Lang Tengah. Quite cute and less known outside Malaysia.

Edited: 03 April 2022, 19:04
Curtin, Australia
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As above, both are great and Perhentian Kecil has more budget accommodation options.

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