Cherating is 50 km away and Kuantan, despite its small size, is quite comfortable and a popular resort. The beach area is known for Chendor turtle sanctuary, a visit to which is allowed even at night, because the reserve is sometimes possible to observe a stunner view - turtles come ashore to lay their eggs. In addition to a great beach vacation in Cherating, you are encouraged to visit local attractions. There are mini-zoo, a museum, beautiful beaches, and souvenir shops where you can buy wonderful souvenirs. There is even a night club in Cherating, which features daily shows and performances of rock bands, here you can play pool.
Cherating is one of the wettest places in Malaysia with heavy rainfall all year round.