Pantai Bisikan Bayu also known as Pantai Dalam Rhu is just a scenic 50 km drive south of Kota Bharu around a 45 minutes journey. Located in the village of Semerak, as it name implies, when the gentle breeze rustle the casuarina trees along the beach, making the gentle hush hush sound, which some says sound like a soothing whisper.
Surfing is good at certain times of the year, and wind surfers will find great conditions at Pantai Bisikan Bayu during the North-East Monsoon from November to April.
Apart from spending time at Pantai Bisikan Bayu, guests may want to explore more of Kelantan. The best place for shopping would be at the Pasar Siti Khadijah located in Kota Bharu. This market offers something for everyone from fresh produce to traditional crafts and cakes. Pasar Siti Khadijah is also connected to the largest shopping mall in Kota Bharu known as Kota Bahru Trade Centre.
Places of interest regarding Kelantan history are mostly located in Kota Bharu as well. One of them is Istana Jahar, a palace used to be the royal residence built in 1855 by the Sultan Muhammad II. Today, the palace become the Museums of Royal Traditions and Customs of Kelantan. Another interesting place to visit is the Pintu Gerbang Kota Sultan Ismail Petra. It was an arch which was built to commemorate Kota Bharu as a cultural city.
In the heart of Kota Bharu’s cultural zone, guest may come across Kelantan Handicraft Village and Craft Museum also known as ‘Balai Getam Guri’. The Craft Museum displays many fine examples of Kelantanese craftsmanship while the Handicraft Village provides demonstrations on how these crafts are made which include traditional embroidery, songket weaving, batik printing, silver works and wood carvings carried out by skilled artisans.
The State Museum Kota Bharu is just next door from ‘Balai Getam Guri’ placed in a 1930s era former government office building. Informative background on the state are captured here whereby there are two theories on the origin of the name Kelantan – it either comes from the Malay word Kilat- Kilatan, meaning lightning strikes that are very common during monsoon season or it comes from Thai word Klang Tang, meaning middle place.
D’ Kuala Resort has a very good location, situated 2.40 km from Pantai Bisikan Bayu. It offers splendid service together with wide range of facilities provided.
This hotel is a perfect choice for people seeking a luxurious treat for holiday. Get the most excellent services and make your stay a memorable experience. Tok Aman Bali Beach Resort Hotel is situated around 1.59 km from Pantai Bisikan Bayu.
Another great overnight option situated about 22.86 km from Pantai Bisikan Bayu. A simple, yet practical hotel with decent facilities.
Samudera Hotel is a good company for business traveller for its services and strategic location. It is also near to Pantai Bisikan Bayu, situated around 4.72 km.
For family vacation or leisure, Bukit Keluang Beach Resort Hotel provides a satisfactory comfort during your stay. It is conveniently reachable from Pantai Bisikan Bayu around 10.99 km.
One of the most common preferred hotel situated just 12.20 km from Pantai Bisikan Bayu. This hotel is likable by many tourist travelling solo, accompanied with friends or family.