About Jerteh

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Jerteh is a town within the borders of Besut, Terengganu. Tourist would also have to pass through Jerteh in order to get to Kuala Besut which functions as a gateway to the many islands beyond Terengganu’s coastal lines, such as the famous Perhentian island.

Important details

  • Accessible by bus
  • 1 hour 30 minutes drive to Sultan Mahmud Airport
  • Acts as a gateway town to Kuala Besut (gateway to Terengganu’s many islands)

Sights and Activities

Lata Tembakah Tropical Forest :

Lush in greenery, this recreational forest is the perfect spot for a natural getaway. It is also a great spot to spend some quality time with the family as well. The place is blessed with a wide range of flora and fauna, clean and clear waters and cascading waterfalls.

Lata Belatan Tropical Forest :

Lata Belantan is a recreational forest which offers an array of activities in the midst of lush greenery and an array of flora and fauna. Among the many activities available include, jungle trekking, camping and more.

Jerteh Bus Terminals

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Jerteh Bus Booking

Bus travels to and from Jerteh to many other cities has never been easier. There are several bus services at convenient timings from Jerteh that are available for booking online on CatchThatBus or via mobile app which can be downloaded for free on Google Play or App Store.