Kuantan

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Visit Kuantan

Kuantan is the capital of Pahang, with natural attractions due to its position facing the South China Sea and some famous keropok.

The Heroes Museum is the perfect day out for culture vultures in Kuantan. Take advantage of the peaceful atmosphere, ask about any one-off exhibitions, buy something from the gift shop or just admire the treasures of the past.

The Wan Fo Tien Temple is a long-standing place of worship that has a rich history. Photograph the symbolic features of this fascinating place, learn its history and discover why it is so popular with visitors to the area.

If you love to shop, head to the stores and stalls at the Natural Batik Factory. It is a vibrant attraction full of clothes and accessory stores and fresh food venues.

Gelora Park is among the most visited natural escapes around Kuantan. Follow the paths through botanical displays, take a few photos, or just listen to the birdsong. This park is the perfect place to unwind.

Take your family to a visit to Taman Teruntum Mini Zoo, the premier zoo in Kuantan. If you are pushed for time, collect a map so you don’t miss any of the zoo highlights.

Top hotels in Kuantan

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Hyatt Regency Kuantan Resort
Hyatt Regency Kuantan Resort
5 out of 5
Telok Chempedak, Kuantan, Pahang
RM252
per night
Feb 9 - Feb 10

Located in Teluk Cempedak, this beachfront resort is in the city centre and within 1 mi (2 km) of Teluk Cempedak Beach and Taman Teruntum Mini Zoo. Gelora Park ...

4.2/5Very Good! (320 reviews)

"Everything is excellent except for the room. My room floor was sticky and there's sand. Very friendly staffs. Facing a beautiful & clean beach. Will return back here again"…"

Reviewed on 26 Dec,2019

Hyatt Regency Kuantan Resort
The Zenith Hotel
The Zenith Hotel
4.5 out of 5
Jalan Putra Square 6, Putra Square, Kuantan, Pahang
RM228
per night
Jan 27 - Jan 28

Located in the heart of Kuantan, this luxury hotel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Darul Makmur Stadium and Heroes Museum. Wan Fo Tien Temple and Gelora Park are ...

4.2/5Very Good! (354 reviews)

"The room was clean but has seen better days.... need serious refurbishment. The hotel is A little old for my liking. Otherwise it is a very good place to stay. Excellent location and friendly staff!"…"

Reviewed on 22 Jan,2020

The Zenith Hotel
OYO 1236 Hotel Green Park
OYO 1236 Hotel Green Park
2 out of 5
No.1 Jalan Terkukur, Off Jalan Merbah, Temerloh, Pahang
RM58
per night
Jan 28 - Jan 29

Situated in Temerloh, this hotel is 1 mi (1.7 km) from Kubang Gajah Waterpark and within 3 miles (5 km) of Stadium Temerloh and Taman Temerloh Jaya Mosque. Taman ...

4.2/5Very Good! (46 reviews)

"Privacy place with quiet surrounding, good facilities"…"

Reviewed on 13 Dec,2019

OYO 1236 Hotel Green Park

Top activities in Kuantan

Private Fraser's Hill Bird-Watching & Sightseeing Tour
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Private Fraser's Hill Bird-Watching & Sightseeing Tour

RM205

Uncover the hilltop charm of Fraser’s Hill, an English-style resort nestled in the mountains high above sea level. Your private driver guide takes you out for a day of sightseeing and bird watching as you discover the classic British architecture and the lush scenery that makes this destination so enchanting.

Full-Day Excursion to Taman Negara National Park
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Full-Day Excursion to Taman Negara National Park

RM550

Wander through the one of the world's oldest rainforests with a naturalist guide on this day trip to Taman Negara National Park. Enjoy stunning views on a canopy walk, taste sumptuous Malaysian fruits, and learn about the indigenous people of the region with a visit to an Orang Asli village.

Private Local Market visit & Curry Cooking workshop in KL
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Private Local Market visit & Curry Cooking workshop in KL

RM92

Curry is one of their specialty dishes, you'll even ask for a second serving. Learn to cook it, and take to your kitchen the flavor of Kuala Lumpur. To make your experience even more local, you and your private guide will make a stop at a local market to pick the freshest and best ingredients for your curry.

Bukit Tinggi French Village Private Tour from Kuala Lumpur
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Bukit Tinggi French Village Private Tour from Kuala Lumpur

RM412

Enjoy the cool breeze at Bukit Tinggi and see a collection of beautiful buildings that make Colmar Tropicale a popular tourist attraction in Malaysia. Enjoy various entertainment at Colmar Tropicale which surrounded by lush tropical forest land.

Day Tour Berjaya Hills Colmar Tropicale from Kuala Lumpur
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Day Tour Berjaya Hills Colmar Tropicale from Kuala Lumpur

RM94

Colmar Tropicale Opened in year 2000, Colmar Tropicale was modelled after 16th century Colmar town, north east of Alsace, France, also incorporating architectural designs and elements from ancient surrounding villages of Riquewihr, Turckheim and Kaysersberg.

Elephant Sanctuary, Kuala Gandah Day Trip
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Elephant Sanctuary, Kuala Gandah Day Trip

RM237

Itinerary This is a typical itinerary for this product Stop At: Kuala Gandah Elephant Sanctuary, 28500 Malaysia Our driver will meet and greet at the lobby of your hotel and will be driving you up to East Coast Highway for about almost 2 Hour before arriving at the National Elephant Conservation Centre.

Reviews of Kuantan

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4/5 - Good

Khalid

Mar 30, 2019

Lots of local delights.

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