Travel From Gombak to Kok Lanas
Kok Lanas is a city in Kelantan located 400km away from Gombak and takes about 6-7 hours to reach by bus. Buses depart from Gombak to three drop off points which are Stesen Bas Kok Lanas, Dataran Usahawan and Hentian Pulai Chondong.
Things to do in Kok Lanas
Kok Lanas is located just 30 minutes away from Kota Bharu which is the capital city of Kelantan. In Kota Bharu, you can visit the many mosques and museums. One of which is Istana Jahar that used to be a palace and now converted into a museum containing artifacts and photographs depicting the rich Kelantanese heritage. Bank Kerapu and Museum Islam are other attractions you don’t want to miss if you want to learn more about Kelantan. Another interesting place to visit in Kota Bharu is the Pasar Besar Siti Khadijah. Named after Prophet Muhammad’s wife, this iconic market is the largest market in Kelantan selling a variety of fruits, vegetables and local delicacies run mostly by women. You can also visit Pantai Cahaya Bulan nearby for a beach retreat. The beach expands to 1.5 km lined by palm trees and casuarinas. There are a variety of water sports and horse riding activities available on the island, perfect for a nice family getaway.
What to eat in Kok Lanas?
No matter in which corner of Kelantan you can always find its popular Nasi Kerabu. This iconic dish made out of blue rice and local herbs will keep you coming back for more. Its best eaten with another famous local delicacy called Ayam Percik. You can also try Nasi Tumpang which is starchy rice shaped into meat filled cones.