Terengganu, also known by its Arabic honorific, Dāru l-Īmān (“Abode of Faith”) is located in northeast Peninsular Malaysia.
The state is bordered in the northwest by Kelantan, the southwest by Pahang, and the east by the South China Sea. Its outlying islands, such as Pulau Perhentian, Pulau Kapas and Pulau Redang are huge tourist draws and combined the state has a total area of 13,035 km2 (5,033 sq mi).
The coastal city of Kuala Terengganu which stands at the mouth of the broad Terengganu River is both the state and royal capital as well as the largest city in Terengganu.
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