Activities In Cherating Village

Also known as Kampung Budaya (Cultural Village) or Cherating Lama

  • Crafts batik-making, tie-dyeing, basket-making, pandanus products
  • Firefly watching with world famous expert, Hafiz (book through us for more personalized tour)
  • Hafiz's mangrove day tour beautiful early morning and sunset
  • Fishing, snorkeling tours can be arranged
  • Safe swimming for children at low tide
  • Surfing November to February, one of Malaysia's top spots
  • Water sports kite-surfing, sailing, kayacking
  • Minimarkets
  • Laundry
  • Twice weekly Pasar Malam (Night Market) Monday and Thursday
  • Fruit Market daily
  • Banks/ ATM closed Fridays
  • Traditional Kopitiams (Coffee Houses)
  • Chinese, Thai, Malay, Indian, Arab, Western restaurants


Day trips to ask for

  • Pantai Teluk Cempadak Friday/ Saturday
  • Elephant Sanctuary
  • Tin Mining / Waterfall
  • Shopping for local art and craft book
  • Snake Island boat trip
  • Horse riding
  • Kuantan Farmers Market
  • Turtle watching (seasonal)