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Tenggol island is a very nice place for diving, chill and relax.

It has crystal clear water, a lot of corals and fishes, and less crowded compare to Pulau Redang and Pulau Perhentian.

Boat ride to Tenggol island  from Kuala Dungun Jetty take about 50 minutes.

The main activity in Tenggol island are snorkeling and scuba diving.

To have an enjoyable trip in Tenggol island,  you better visit here at its best season.

This article will explain to you the different seasons in Tenggol island, and advise you the best time to visit it.

breakfast table setting on beach of tenggol island

Super Peak Season: April to September

The best time to visit Tenggol island is from April to September, when you can expect calmer waters and good weather conditions.

The island itself is beautiful and spectacular.

You will experience great marine life, water quality, and dive site variations.

It is said that whale sharks will pass Tenggol island from July to October.

During the months of March till May however, manta rays can also be spotted in the vicinity.

If you want to travel during this period, you better arrange your accommodation in advance, especially during public or school holidays.

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chalet exterior in tenggol coral beach resort

Peak Season: March, October

March and October is suitable for snorkeling, diving and other activities in Tenggol island too.

It’s the second best season in Tenggol island.

You will enjoy the nature of underwater,waves and beautiful as well.

The sea water is visible clear and sea creature s are everywhere

You will meet turtles and mobula ray  if you are lucky

However, the weather in end of October may become a bit rainy

Monsoon Season: November to February

Perhentian, Redang, and Kapas got monsoon in each year end.

Like most islands in Terengganu, Tenggol Island makes no exception.

It is not suitable for traveling to Tenggol island in November to February.

Because the weather condition is not good, and the waves are big.

This season is not suitable for diving or snorkeling.

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white yachts roaming on blue sea water of tenggol island


Tenggol island is definitely the best island to getaway from the city life to enjoy, it’s chill and relaxing.

You will love the white sand, clear water, great food and amazing diving spots.

Bear in mind to bring some insect repellent  to repel sand flies here on the beach.

It is recommended to visit Tenggol island from March to October.

Wish you have an awesome trip in Tenggol island!

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Best Tenggol Resort:

Tenggol Coral Beach Resort

Tenggol Island Beach Resort


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