Beserah is a fishing village and is well-known for salted fish. But what many people do not know is a very unique practice of the Beserah fishermen: they employ water buffaloes (which are not normally seen on the beach for they are always used to plough padi fields or to pull heavy carts), to transport fish ftom the boats to the processing area. Beserah is situated 10 kilometres from Kuantan. A batik factory and many cottage handicraft workshops producing items made mostly of sea shells and local plant materials (dried nuts, leaves) can be found in Beserah.
At Beserah Beach, you can fish, make “keropok” etc. Other than that, various water activites can be done at Beserah Beach, such as swimming, surfing, sunbathing and sailing.
How to get there
Pantai Beserah or Beserah beach, one of the fisherman village in Pahang, is accessible from Kuantan or Kemaman.
By Road : 8 km from Kuantan towards Kemaman, Terengganu by road nearby sea viewer. Also accessible by taxi or buses hourly.