Kuantan is the capital of Pahang and is quite close to the coast. Kuantan has a mix of old architecture near the Kuantan River with newer, concrete buildings. Kuantan has a variety of attractions including the Natural Batik Village where you can learn all about batik production, buy high-quality batik products, and even learn how to make your own batik.
Other attractions you can visit is the nearby Sungai Pandan Waterfall, Taman Bakau which is a mangrove forest park with a walkway running through it, and the various local delicacies special to Kuantan. You can also visit historical structures like the Sultan Ahmad Shah mosque.
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