Cherating, 47 km north of Kuantan, is famed as the location of Asia's first Club Med. Enjoy a host of aquatic thrills such as catamaran sailing, kayaking and windsurfing. The nearby Cherating Village offers an opportunity to watch handicraft demonstrations amidst a rustic and laid-back atmosphere. This charming village offers modest but comfortable accommodations for backpackers. At the Cherating Cultural Complex, visitor can try their hand at kite-flying, top-spinning and batik-painting. Chendor Beach, just minutes away, is a favourite spot to catch sight of the rare Green Turtle nesting.