Cahaya Bulan Beach / Pantai Cahaya
Formerly known as the Beach of Passionate Love or Pantai Cinta Berahi,
this is a picture post card beach. The name was then changed to
the current name, which means the "Moonlight Beach". This lovely
stretch of shimmering sand is perhaps Kelanian's most famous beach.
Its warm golden sands and crystal blue waters amidst tall and graceful
palms encourages one to just lay on the sand and bask in the sun.
Fringed by swaying casuarinas and coconut palms, providing the ideal
place for picnics, camping and relaxation. It is the perfect getaway
for the world-weary.
The beach stretches to about 1.2km. Cahaya Bulan Beach is definately
a croud puller during the weekends, popular among the local to bath
under the sun and cherish the tranquility offered by the natural
beauty of the coastal East Coast. The abundance of cultural and
artistic shops decorating the path to Cahaya Bulan Beach adding
to its charm and beauty to this stretch of beach.
the multitute of artifat shops while passing some scenic villages
and discover some of Kelantan's rich heritage, including batik prints,
songket, kites and copper-tooled handicrafts. Feel free to drop
by and have an hands-on to understand the technicality of producing
such an intricate artifacts as most of the outlets welcomes visitors.