Nestled on the east coast of the Malaysian peninsula lies Kuantan, a small state capital rich in hidden local wonders. Beyond the blue domes and towering spires of the Sultan Ahmad Shah State Mosque, Kuantan is adorned by the warm sandy beaches of Teluk Cempedak and the cascading waters of Sungai Pandan Waterfall. Nearby, local scenic trails will lead you to Taman Gelora, a seaside park lush with trees and outdoor activities. Back in the city, the Kuantan River Esplanade is open for unobscured views of the Kuantan River. Peaceful, quiet, and alluring in its simplicity, the best things to do in Kuantan revolves around its natural marvels.