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Saturday, April 11, 2009

Visit Pahang Darul Makmur Malaysia

Pahang briefly
Pahang Darul Makmur is located at the east coast of Peninsular Malaysia. Pahang is the largest state in Peninsular Malaysia. Pahang has much to offer the visitor that tourists, both locals and foreign, come back again and agian.

Interesting Places in Pahang
Pahang offers cool green mountains, rain forests, hill resorts, tranquil fishing villages, long stretches of sandy beaches, mysterious caves and unspoilt lakes.

In line of 1 million population, the state, which lies on the East Coast, offers the greatest in beaches such as the famous Cherating Beach, Beserah Beach and Teluk Chempedak. There are the well known hill resorts of Genting Highlands (city of entertainment), Cameron Highlands and Fraser's Hill. If you are seeking for adventure and extreme one, Kenong Rimba, Endau-Rompin and Taman Negara (National Park) is the right choice for you.

Pahang's Geography
Negeri Pahang ranges from mountainous country in its west to its coastline in the east. It adjoins the South China Sea for a distance of 208 kilometers. Terengganu and Kelantan bound the State on the north, by Perak in the west and by Selangor and Negeri Sembilan to the southwest. Johor forms the State's southern boundary.

Of the total land area of the state, is covered by forest, agricultural land, government land, urban and industrial land, Orang Asli (Aborigine) Reserve and mining land.

Travel with Flight From Kuala Lumpur to Kuantan, Pahang
-From Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA), using the
Malaysia Airlines (MAS) the journey takes about 45 minutes. Also provided is the FireFly airline.
- From Low Cost Carrier Terminal (LCCT), using the AirAsia the
journey takes about 50 minutes.

Travel with bus or coaches and car from Kuala Lumpur to Negeri Pahang
- The journey takes about 3 hours from Kuala Lumpur straight to Kuantan, Pahang using the Lebuhraya Pantai Timur. The old road (Karak Highway) offers more green to you and may takes about 4 hours journey.
- You may go to Station Puduraya or Station Pekeliling to take bus.

District (called Daerah) in Pahang:
1. Kuantan
2. Cherating
3. Pekan
4. Rompin
5. Muadzam Shah
6. Maran
7. Bentong

8. Cameron Highland
9. Jerantut
10. Kuala Lipis
11. Raub
12. Bera

Staying in Pahang
There are a lot of accomodation for you to stay comfortly in Negeri Pahang. You may choose:
- Hotels
- Resort
- Chalet
- Hostels
- Lodging houses
- Home stay program

Reasonable price are given based on your choice of staying and activities. Release your mind and body, come and visit Pahang and you will be turn on and will enjoy it! Most of the hotels accept payment with credit card and they also have their website for online booking and reservation. While the rest may also accept credit card and cash payment upon arrival.