The Central Market which is known as Pasar Payang is located on the side of Terengganu River and it is the most well-known tourism destination in Kuala Terengganu. The market which is located in a modern building offers various kinds of traditional handcraft products such as batik, silk cloth, songket, brocade cloth, metal products and fresh vegetables.

Visitors coming to this market will surely enjoy buying the local products at cheap prices. This market is also a suitable place to observe and understand the culture here while seeing the local people busy shopping

While being here, please try the special local dish – Keropok Lekor – a crispy fish chips made from a mixture of fish and sago powder. This chips is usually taken with chilly sauce. Extremely delicious!


On foot or by taxi
Pasar Payang is located in Kuala Terengganu city center and easily accessible.

Contact lines
For further details, please contact Terengganu State Tourism Office at : +609-622 1433 / 1893


Kuala Terengganu city offers various kinds of accommodations ranging from a simple travelers hostel until a 5-star hotel.