Fronting the brilliant Kuantan River, this park is a popular rendezvous among the locals and tourists alike. Set in a beautiful and lush landscaped garden, it is an ideal place for family picnics or recreations. Take a leisurely stroll along the river and enjoy the scenic view. If you need some refreshments, there are many food stalls selling a variety of local delights. For those who enjoy fishing, this place is famous for its big catches. For more information contact Kuantan Tourist Information Centre Jalan Mahkota, 25000 Kuantan Tel: +60 9 516 1007
This beautiful limestone cave, formed some million years ago lies 25-km northwest of Kuantan at Panching. The wonderful work of the forces of nature has resulted in this very interesting cave. Step inside one of the chambers and you will find a huge reclining Buddha. Apparently, the cave has somewhat been converted into a shrine and you will find many Buddha statues and other gods at all corners. This spectacular cave will definitely delight cave explorers and enthusiasts. For more information contact Kuantan Tourist Information Centre Jalan Mahkota, 25000 Kuantan Pahang Tel: +60 9 516 1007
A haven for nature lovers, this park is located in Bandar Indera Mahkota, one of the new townships in Kuantan. It was established to benefit particularly the farming community. Set in lush tropical vegetation, the park showcases the nation's heritage of natural and agricultural richness and diversity. Take a leisurely stroll here and observe the colourful flora and fauna. The park also serves as a centre for research and development for the agricultural industry. Admission: RM4 adults; RM2 children
Located 15km north of Kuantan, this beach is a paradise for windsurfing. The clear emerald blue waters with its pristine white sandy beach and swaying Casuarina trees provide a perfect setting for your holiday. It is also excellent for other water sports activities. Camping sites, public restrooms, changing rooms and shower facilities are available. There is also ample choice of accommodation if you decide to enjoy more of Balok Beach. For more information contact Kuantan Tourist Information Centre Jalan Mahkota, 25000 Kuantan Tel: +60 9 516 1007
Home ground to the Pahang FA and Shahzan Muda FC football teams, the Darulmakmur Stadium is used not just for football matches but other sports and events as well. This versatile venue was opened in 1970 and renovated in 1995. A separate running track for athletes runs along the sides of the main playing pitch.With a seating capacity of over 35, 000 spectators, it has become a firm favorite with the sport loving people of Kuantan.