Join a 90-minute cruise on the Cherating River for a wildlife-viewing ride through the mangroves. Depart in the morning or late afternoon and drift along the tranquil waterway, which stretches for about 4 miles (7 km). You'll learn about the unique ecosystem of this river swamp and spot its resident monkeys.
At your selected departure time, embark on your 1.5-hour mangrove cruise on the Cherating River, located roughly 3 hours from Kuala Lumpur and just 40 minutes from the Kuantan airport. A short safety briefing is provided before you set off through the peaceful channels in search of area wildlife.
Along the way, your guide points out local flora and fauna such as various mangrove trees in addition to crabs, fish, lizards, snakes, birds, and monkeys that inhabit the tree-line swamps. Learn about the importance of mangrove conservation in preventing erosion and preserving this coastal region of Malaysia.
After the cruise, you will be returned to the original departure point.