WHY YOU SHOULD GO: Sprawling with untouched nature and clear waters, Tenggol has no public ferry access, but draws visitors for its 20 dive sites and chances of spotting whale sharks.
GETTING THERE: WHEN TO GO: Tenggol is off limits during the monsoon season: October to February.
WHAT TO DO: Rajawali Reef Fisherman Wreck,
The stars shine bright on remote Tenggol. Regular flights leave from Kuala Lumpur to Kuala Terengganu, the capital of Terrengganu state. From here, it's a two-hour bus trip (from $3), or a one-hour taxi ride (from $15) along scenic coastal Highway 3 to...