The Taman Negara National Park covers an area of more than 1 million acres. It has several sections belonging to the Malaysian states of Kelantan, Terengganu and Pahang. The government does not allow commercial logging in this area and as a result, you will find lush green rainforest areas in the area because it’s well-protected by the government. The park also is home to the highest peninsular peak, Gunung Tahan, which stands at 2187 m above sea level.
As mentioned previously, it is very popular among nature lovers because they can discover new flora and fauna species in one of the oldest rainforests in the world. You will definitely remember the entire experience when you go on this trip.
Tour Starts : 7:00am
- Jungle trekking (1.5km – 3km)
- Canopy walk
- Rapid shooting
- Visiting the Orang Asli (Indigenous group) village
- Fully Air-Conditioned Vehicle
- Licensed Nature guide fees
- Canopy walk entrance ticket
- Taman Negara permit
- Camera permit
- Rapid shooting boat rental
- Local Lunch on Floating Restaurant
- WiFi in certain vehicles
- Travel insurance
- Personal expenses
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Complete Guide to Taman Negara
Taman Negara is a government-protected jungle in Malaysia. It has a lush rainforest jungle spanning an area of 4,343 square kilometers across three states namely Kelantan, Terengganu, and Pahang. Tourists can enter through four main entry points such as Kuala Tahan and Sungai Relau in Pahang, Kuala Koh in Kelantan, and Tanjung Mentong in Terengganu.
There are a mix of thousands of plant, insect, and invertebrate species together with a mix of hundreds of bird, reptile, freshwater fish, and mammal species. With government protection, there are more plant and animal species discovered in the park.
Activities in the park include the canopy walk, jungle trek, cave exploration, rapid shooting, night safari, and many more. Visitors can also interact with indigenous communities that live in the area namely the Orang Asli the Bateq.
Driving to the national park will take about three hours from Kuala Lumpur to Jerantut where you can take a boat to go to the Kuala Tahan entrance of the park. The ride is around 16 kilometers along the river lasting for another three hours where you’ll stop at the Kuala Tembeling Jetty.
Day Tour Package
Our tour is licensed with the Ministry of Tourism and Culture Malaysia. Our guides are also licensed under the same agency. This is important for nature guides in the park because it allows access to most sections including the community visit to the Orang Asli.
Guests are picked up from their hotel, homestay, or other rented residences within Kuala Lumpur city. Our tours start at 7:00 am lasting the whole day where our clients get to experience the beauty of the Taman Negara National Park.
Inclusive in the tour package are permits and entrance fees for the Taman Negara park, canopy walk, and rapid shooting. Lunch is also included in the day tour package which will be on the Floating Restaurant located inside the park.
A trek through the real inner part of the jungle shall be the highlight of this activity. The trek is about 1.5 to 3 kms in distance which will end at Bukit Teresek. Here you might see exotic animal species like the Red Jungle-fowl which is a bird endemic to the park.
Many of our guests also take the canopy walk which is one of the longest in the world at 500 meters. It is about 40 meters above ground which you can cross 11 bridges and 10 platforms to stop and rest or take pictures of the jungle.
The rapid shooting activity involves cross seven rapids up the Tembeling River. This gives guests a thrill ride which leaves them soaking wet after the experience. Guests are advised to have an extra set of clothes and always remember the safety guidelines instructed before taking off for the rapid shooting.
Visiting Orang Asli
Orang Asli of the Batek is a native community living inside the Teman Negara National Park. With our licensed guide, you can experience their culture and observe the semi-traditional life they lead. You will see how hunter-gatherers live.
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Payments can be sent online through the booking option on our website. Customers will get their confirmation information through email. Drivers will come to pick you up on time at the designated schedule.
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