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Pulau Kukup National Park

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Biggest mangroves island in malaysia

This nature reserve mangrove island is the biggest mangroves island in malaysia,good place to go if... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2018
tay3111
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Melaka State, Malaysia
Lack of maintenance to an once promising attraction

We visited this attraction as we saw a website about this park. However, the current state of the... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2018
Tim_Y-SG
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Reviewed 12 September 2018

This nature reserve mangrove island is the biggest mangroves island in malaysia,good place to go if you love nature

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank tay3111
Reviewed 7 September 2018

We visited this attraction as we saw a website about this park. However, the current state of the park is a different story. We believe many thoughts were given to transform a little island to an attraction. But over the year with the decrease of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
4  Thank Tim_Y-SG
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Although we have 60mins in the island, we saw Monkeys-aggressive, crabs, mud skipper, different types of mangroves just by walking along the broad walk. Lots of greenery, remember yr insects repellent and enjoy yr walk.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank irenry
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

We decided to include Pulau Kukup in the itinerary to Tanjung Piai (Southernmost tip of mainland Asia). It’s about 15mins drive from Tanjung Piai National Park and another 5min boat ride to get there. Look out for the Kukup International Ferry Terminal and take the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Khairun B
Reviewed 23 May 2018

A sudden trip because we got a sudden holiday =). My bestfriend messaged me night before and asked me where should we spend our holiday. I suggested this place since both of us love nature places and it just took around 1 hour ++ from...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank SalehaS41
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Good place to go if u luv nature & luv to do hiking but must take some insects repellent, food & water before going to park as there is no food or toilet facility there.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank saima i
Reviewed 25 April 2018

Kukup is a very interesting place. Locals are very friendly. Had a fantastic meal at the pier or jetty. Price quite reasonable The big (really big) minus is the very polluted water at the shoreline. It is absolutely disgusting. Why can't the locals look after...More

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank Herbydad
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Arrived & enjoyed a slight sweaty 😅morning 🔆🔅 2️⃣km mangroves trail walk 🚶🏻‍♀️🚶🏻‍♂️here😀 Yeah‼️ The highest 👆🏻stilt roots & largest Hibrid Mangrove in Malaysia 🇲🇾 In Jan 2003, this mangrove island, an ecological treasure trove was granted with the status of a🎖 Wetland of International...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank siennylovesdrawing
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

Went there with my friend. Once you arrived at the jetty, you can take a boat to the Pulau Kukup with fees MYR5. Once arrived at the Pulau Kukup, the entrance fee for the national park is different between Malaysian and foreigner. For Malaysian, fees...More

Date of experience: December 2017
2  Thank Nor Hafizah A
Reviewed 12 December 2017

Small town with several Kelong Resorts. Good for Group and seafood. However all the trash ended up at the sea and you can see rubbish in the mangrove below the kelong.

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank Wilson Y
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yippy75
21 November 2017|
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Response from ejamais | Reviewed this property |
you can buy the ticket directly from the boat to the kelong. You can enquire the timetable from the boat jetty/ station itself. if you are staying in one of the kukup resort they usually have packages which include a seafood... More
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Sangkar_Nath32
23 April 2016|
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Response from Budakampung | Reviewed this property |
If you are coming from Johor/JB/Singapore, 2D1N should be sufficient to cover both Pulau Kukup NP and Tg. Piai NP as Tg. Piai is about 30 minutes drive from Kukup town. However, it is best for you to do the Tg. Piai NP on... More
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joshua860604
26 January 2016|
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Response from Budakampung | Reviewed this property |
There are many local resorts/home stays in Kg. Kukup Laut and Kg. Air Masin of Kukup town. Price usually come as all in one 2D1N package (accommodation, BBQ dinner/seafood, boat ride, visit to fish farm etc). Please contact... More
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