Kapas Island is located nearby the city of Kuala Terengganu at the eastern part of the peninsula. Kapas Island is only 2 kilometers long and 1 kilometer wide.
Compared to nearby islands like Perhentian and Redang, Kapas Island is much smaller and therefore less crowded. It is a tiny island that travelers mainly visit for relaxation, sun bathing, diving and especially snorkeling as the corals around Kapas are very nice.
You can rent snorkeling equipment. There are a few paths that you can walk on if you like to do some light jungle trekking.
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Article Title: Kapas Island : Terengganu, Malaysia
Short Description: Kapas Island is an island located about 6 kilometers east of Marang, Malaysia, with a smaller island, Pulau Gemia, located north of it. It measures roughly 1.5 by 2.5 km. Its name, Pulau Kapas, refers to the island's white beaches.
Author: Ruang-Ampon Buniad
Publisher - Orgnization: Asia Travel Gate
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