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Taman Negara National Park

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Address: No.4 Bangunanan lknp Merapoh, | Taman Negara, 27000, Malaysia
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0129596753
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Full-Day Taman Negara Tour from Kuala Lumpur
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one of the oldest rainforest in the world

Taman Negara (one of the oldest rainforest in the world) Kuala Lumpur to Jerantut By train to Jerantut Keretapi Tanah Melayu (KTM)'s KTM Intercity and Express trains stop at... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Malaysia
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75 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Taman Negara (one of the oldest rainforest in the world) Kuala Lumpur to Jerantut By train to Jerantut Keretapi Tanah Melayu (KTM)'s KTM Intercity and Express trains stop at Jerantut railway station. Visitors to Taman Negara can disembark here. Local tour operators arrange transportation from Kuala Lumpur to the entrance of the Park at Kuala Tahan. This will involve a... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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23 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Taman Negara is believed to be the oldest rainforest on the planet. We stayed in the cabins on the forest side of the river. In the dry season, foreigners can walk through the rainforest all day on easy paved trails. Guides with college educations in the flora and fauna accompany foreigners through the dense forest. They point out details otherwise... More 

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Battle, East Sussex
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10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We went despite the bad reviews we read about it. However we had time to kill and the Mutiara wasn't bad. So do avoid the night safaris. They take you into a denuded forest area - which had no trees and obviously no wildlife. One sighting of an owl and a very sad tree frog desperately clinging onto a stump... More 

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Milan, Italy
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

This forest is beautiful and wild. There is a village where you can find lots of agencies, all more or less with the same tourist packs. I list my reviews of 4 packs here. Night walk. That is ok when you arrive the first day in the afternoon, excited for the forest around you, and want to make friendship with... More 

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Paris, France
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

You'll admire the authentic tropical forest ,its huge ,diverse and wonderful flora and wildlife; but also and first of all ,you'll meet indigene families living in the forest since always,but open mind with foreigners; respectful to them, they will explain to you how they do still live there:tremendous !

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Thank DidYOU2014
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3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

This place is just outstanding first they take you on a boat ride from kuala tembeling along Tembeling River 3-4hrs to the local village just make sure you have enough cash there's no exchange in the village, also don't forget to have camera permit it's 5RM. The Park headquarters is at the southern tip of the Park directly across the... More 

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1 Thank Hasan Y
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133 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

This is a new entrance point to gunung Tahan. Its take 4 days to top hill of gunung Tahan compared with kuala tahan

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Kandy, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Malaysia has much more to offer than just the urban jungle and Taman Negara is the best way to experience true Malaysia. A great way to experience nature. Taman Negara has a lot to offer anyone who loves nature. we went for the night trail, jungle trekking, canopy walk and river shooting. Meeting and interacting with the Orang Asli villagers... More 

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Thank Mindani W
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28 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

The place is amazing. I was a little bit stressed before we arrived cos everybody alredy booked sth in advance. We didnt and it was even better! In Kuala Tahan (very pleasant village) you can find a lot of fairly good hostels. We took the first one on the way up from the boat (Terasek Motel). We get a room... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

First, I am a lazy office type of a guy. Solo traveller.. decided to drive to Kuala Tahan. Usually people go with a company for apackage with is very expensive in my opinion. Of course it is more organized and safer. Driving: For me driving for 4 hours including half an hour rest from KL to kaual tahan. People usually... More 

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