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Bukit Larut

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Hiking at Maxwell Hill Taiping

This is a nice place for outing. We arrived at the entrance around 7am and took nasi lemak and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
ML2003
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KL
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Simply Peaceful

Located near the famous Taiping Lake Garden, this hill resort is the 1st hill resort in the... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
shahrul79
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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“land rover”(6 reviews)
“jeep ride”(6 reviews)
“hill top”(3 reviews)
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Jalan Bukit Larut, Taiping 34000, Malaysia
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+60 5-807 7241
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We wanted to go up the hill by jeep but since tickets were already sold out, we decided to be a little more adventurous. We hiked up the jungle trail. It was certainly steep but it was an interesting trail with well marked treks. It...More

Thank poean
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice jungle tracking for solo or group. However if intend to go up the hill with jeep, need to be at the booking centre before 8.30 am. The quota perday is only 200 pax going up the hill. No advance booking allow.

1  Thank julius t
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a must to visit if you like nature. Beautiful and scenic.to hike it takes 4 hours per way. There is jeep transport starting from 8.30am. It returns to fetch u 120 minutes. Fee starts from RM20 for adults and RM9 for kids.they have...More

Thank kuneswarys2016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went on a wet morning. Had to buy the jeep tickets as early as possible to avoid disappointment. It's was raining and foggy when we reach where the jeep stop. Had some food at the only cafe up there which taste are not too bad....More

Thank sebastianchansw
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a nice place for outing. We arrived at the entrance around 7am and took nasi lemak and coffee as breakfast. The ticketing counter for hire jeep would only open at 8am. The jeep driver came at 8:30am. The bumppy road up to the...More

Thank ML2003
Reviewed 6 August 2018

i visited bukit larut like more than 10 times but i never finished the hike. the road to the peak is like snake and also so steep. its good to hike by foot the get the best view. the second choice is by take the...More

5  Thank ana_kecik
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

10km distant and yes! I made my own record to reach the 10km point! Is a long distant and you also can go to the second point through short cut road, but you have to be careful because the short cut road is very hard...More

1  Thank 99Tifanny
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Located near the famous Taiping Lake Garden, this hill resort is the 1st hill resort in the country. Please do not expect Cameron and Genting type attractions and facilities. It has simple yet charming gardens and small cottages/rest house if one wishes to spend the...More

2  Thank shahrul79
Reviewed 20 June 2018

excellent hiking serene atmosphere, ample space for a big crowd. But place has a lot of rubbish. We were there before the Eid holidays. The crowd should have better civic sense. Use the bins provided.

Thank mathews k
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

The hike to the peak is roughly 8km. So both ways will be 16km give or take. The initial part of the hike can be done via the jungle trail to the station 2 or 3. Check maps.me app. Then continue up via the jeep...More

Thank rao2100
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baowin8
18 July 2018|
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Response from Vacationer814913 |
Yes Grab car is now available in Taiping w.e.f from September 2018
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MegaM259
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Response from csChai | Reviewed this property |
The fare for a return ticket is as follow: Adults and children aged 11 years and above : RM10 Children aged between 4 to 10 years old : RM5 No pre-booking allowed. Tickets can only be bought on the day of travel at... More
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GnetDaniel
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Response from UKMsian | Reviewed this property |
I mean ‘nest’
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