Kota Gelanggi Caves

Kota Gelanggi Caves, Pahang

Kota Gelanggi Caves is a series of cave complex located near the town of Jerantut, Pahang. The complex contains about 100 caves and is estimated to be around 150 million years old. Visitors will find this place a wonderful work of nature as they gave in awe of the various cave structures. Here, visitors will […]

Sungai Lembing Museum

Sungai Lembing Museum, Pahang

Sungai Lembing Museum is located in Sungai Lembing, home to one of the deepest and longest tin mine in the world. The museum, once the residence of a mining officer, houses exhibitions of the history of Sungai Lembing and tin-mining related displays. Based on Chinese records, tin has been mined and exported from Pahang since […]

Pekan Town

The Royal Town of Pekan, Pahang

The old street of Pekan Town (credit: Pak Idrus) The Royal Town of Pekan is a history-rich town in Pahang. Reported to have been in existence since the 17th century, Pekan is the oldest township in Pahang.  There are several places of interest located within the town. Visitors can head to the Sultan Abu Bakar […]

Cherating beach

Cherating Beach, Pahang

Cherating is one of the finest beaches in Pahang, apart from those in Pulau Tioman. Lying on the east cost of Peninsula Malaysia, the beach faces the vast South China Sea, famed for clear blue waters. The main attraction of Cherating is of course their white sandy beach that is dotted with casuarinas trees. Visitors […]

Endau Rompin State Park

Endau Rompin State Park, Pahang

Visitors challenging the rapids The Endau Rompin State Park is located in one of the oldest rainforests in the world. The park, which borders the Endau Rompin National Park located on the Johor state border, covers about 488 square kilometers of lush forest and is home to a menagerie of wildlife and plants, as well […]

National Elephant Conservation Centre Pahang

National Elephant Conservation Centre, Pahang

Visitors bathing the elephants at the conservation centre The National Elephant Conservation Centre, also known as Kuala Gandah Elephant Sanctuary, was established in 1989. It serves as a base for elephant relocation programme, which is aimed at saving, rehabilitating and relocating elephants from areas that are under threat of encroachment and destruction. Visitors have their […]

How to get around in Pahang

How to get around in Pahang

Getting around in Pahang is easy and convenient with the availability of taxis and buses services within the state. Taxis can be easily obtained from the main transportation hub such as Kompleks Teruntum, Berjaya Megamall and Jalan Mahkota. To visit the outlying destinations in Pahang, visitors can opt for the outstation buses from Terminal Makmur. […]

How to get in to Pahang

How to get in to Pahang

By Air Regular daily flight is available from Kuala Lumpur International Airport to Sultan Ahmad Shah Airport in Kuantan. The trip takes about 40 minutes per way. Alternately, visitors can also opt for numerous flight options from Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport in Subang. Flights from KLIA are operated by Malaysia Airlines and flights from […]

What to eat in Pahang

What to eat in Pahang

Pahang is the 3rd largest state in Malaysia and the largest in Peninsular Malaysia. The capital of Pahang is Kuantan and some other famous destinations are like Genting Highlands, Cameron Highlands, Bukit Tinggi and Fraser’s Hill. These are all the major tourist attractions in Malaysia as well. There are a variety of delicacies can be […]