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Where in the world: Asia  /  Malaysia  /  Pahang  /  Cameron Highlands

Top 15 things to do in Cameron Highlands

1. Boh's Tea Centre

Suggested duration: 2h 30 min
Tours from $503 › Learn more about Boh's Tea Centre

2. Mossy Forest, Brinchang

A walk through Mossy Forest reveals a chilly, misty landscape with an otherworldly atmosphere. Existing only at high elevations, where the land is permanently covered in low-level clouds, mist, and moisture, this rainforest of ferns, moss, lichen, and orchids supports a variety of creatures, including snakes, frogs, birds, and mammals. Stick to the wooden walkway as it bends around the landscape, and snap atmospheric photos of the thick grey mist hugging low-hanging vines. Hold on to the safety rope as the path is slippery when wet.
Suggested duration: 2 hours
Tours from $47 › Learn more about Mossy Forest

3. Cameron Bharat Tea Estate, Tanah Rata

Walk through Cameron Bharat Tea Estate to observe its tea plants and small waterfall. Have a warm cup of local spicy tea and some cheesecake in the tea house, which overlooks the entire plantation. Enjoy the lush green hills and vibrant landscape, purchase one of the various tea blends to brew at home, or buy a souvenir at the gift shop.
Suggested duration: 2 hours
Tours from $30 › Learn more about Cameron Bharat Tea Estate

4. Cameron Highland Best Tour from Ipoh Day Trip (Private)

FROM $111
Travelers that looking for a short getaway to cool and breezy hill station from Ipoh can opt for this tour. It is the BEST LOCAL WAY to visit Cameron Highlands. Travelers have the choice to choose the places they are looking forward to visit. This tour is highly recommended for travelers that seeking privacy and want move around at leisurely pace to experience the amazing beauty of Cameron Highland. We assure you its going to be fun, laid back and relaxing tour. We don't force you to go places that doesn't interest you but travelers have the freedom to choose their place of interest. You will be welcomed by the tranquil sound of nature, cool climate and of course serene landscapes. We will ensure you a safe ride. Our tour guides are well experienced. Please take note this tour operate from Ipoh not Kuala Lumpur which is 200km away north but more convenient way to visit Cameron Highland for day trip. This day trip doesn't cover mossy forest
Suggested duration: 8h
Tours from $111 › More about this tour at viator.com ›
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5. Lost World Of Tambun, Ipoh

Step through the stone gateway of Lost World Of Tambun, and enter a land of fun and adventure. This well-designed and decorated theme park offers traditional water rides and roller coasters, alongside exciting eco experiences that make use of the park's natural setting, like rock climbing, rappelling, and caving. The petting zoo brings you up close and personal with plenty of friendly critters, and when it's your own feeding time, you'll find international fare themed to suit the area you're in. After all the action, relax in the atmospherically lit hot springs and spa area.
Suggested duration: 2 hours
Tours from $13 › Learn more about Lost World Of Tambun

6. Big Red Strawberry Farm, Brinchang

Pick your own berries at Big Red Strawberry Farm, which cultivates fruits and lettuces hydroponically. At the cafe, tuck into strawberry waffles, strawberry ice cream, salad, lettuce juice, and more, made using the freshest ingredients from the farm. Purchase strawberry products and strawberry-themed souvenirs at the shop. You can also buy a variety of ornamental potted plants at the farm's garden center. The entire farm is covered, so don't worry about visiting in bad weather. For best pickings, try to time your visit for sometime between June and August, the peak of strawberry season.
Suggested duration: 2 hours
Tours from $90 › Learn more about Big Red Strawberry Farm

7. Ipoh World at Han Chin Pet Soo, Ipoh

Learn about the city's Chinese community of tin miners at Ipoh World at Han Chin Pet Soo, a museum situated inside a former clubhouse. Established in 1893, the clubhouse provided the miners with a place where they could gamble, smoke opium, entertain "dancing girls," and socialize with colleagues and friends from back home. Take a comprehensive and informative guided tour of the museum, see the clubhouse history brought to life through dioramas, photos, and period artifacts from the 19th and 20th centuries, and learn about the tin mining process. Reserve your tickets in advance, as the number of tours per day is limited.
Suggested duration: 1 hour
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8. Cameron Highlands Day Tour from Kuala Lumpur with Lunch (SIC - Shared Tours)

FROM $90
Experience the tranquil atmosphere and cool climate of the Cameron Highlands from Kuala Lumpur. Known for its tea plantations, orchards, and nurseries, the hill station is a popular getaway for city residents. Visit butterfly farm. Visit the Boh Tea Plantation. Make the short climb to the tea center, learn about tea making and local history, and take in stunning views over the valley. Enjoy lunch at a local restaurant around noon, and then cool off at a waterfall. Head to a strawberry farm to taste and pick your own fruit (additional fee). Stopover at Lata Iskandar Waterfall before the drive back to Kuala Lumpur. • This tour is not private and may include other guests • This SIC itinerary vehicle is arranged according to the number of participants on the day (car/van/minibus) • Pick up time subjected to be earlier. Pick up time will inform to you 1day before activity take place
Suggested duration: 12h
Tours from $90 › More about this tour at viator.com ›

9. Time Tunnel Museum, Brinchang

Take a trip through Malaysia's past at Time Tunnel Museum, housing a collection of over 4,000 objects, knick-knacks, and memorabilia from the 20th century. Relive your childhood or imagine a life before you were born by examining a somewhat haphazardly arranged exhibit space. Alongside the physical artifacts, you can look at more than 1,000 historical photographs. One corner of the museum tells the story of Jim Thompson, a prominent figure in the silk trade who disappeared under mysterious circumstances in the 1960s.
Suggested duration: 2 hours
Tours from $128 › Learn more about Time Tunnel Museum

10. Cameron Highlands Trail No. 10, Tanah Rata

Opt for a jungle hike up Cameron Highlands Trail No. 10 for views of the surrounding landscape. The trail is pretty steep in places, but offers several stop-off points, making it suitable for family adventures. It takes most people about an hour to reach the summit, but you can always head back sooner. Those who stay with it until the end find a peak covered in clouds and thick, lush greenery; it provides plenty of opportunities for photography.
Suggested duration: 2 hours
Tours from $2,602 › Learn more about Cameron Highlands Trail No. 10

11. Cameron Lavender, Brinchang

Treat yourself to the flower gardens of Cameron Lavender, a well-maintained facility with creative decorations and colorful scenery. The contrasts you'll encounter makes this a great spot for photography. You could also just relax, have a tea break, try some of the famous lavender ice cream from Japan, or have a go at feeding the fish in the pond. The garden walkways are quite steep, so wear shoes suitable for uneven terrain.
Suggested duration: 2 hours
Tours from $56 › Learn more about Cameron Lavender

12. Private Full Day Cameron Highlands Nature Tour from Kuala Lumpur

FROM $118
Escape the heat and visit a tea plantation in the rolling hills of the Cameron Highlands from Kuala Lumpur, located about 150km North of Kuala Lumpur (approximately 3.5-hour drive). Along the way, we will short stop at the aborigines village and Lata Iskandar waterfall. Driver will take you to the tea plantations, strawberry farm, bee farm & Chinese temple. - Chance to explore stunning hills of the Cameron Highlands - Cameron Highland known as Green Carpet of Malaysia - Sam Poh Temple—fourth largest Buddhist temple in Malaysia - All year long strawberry fruit available and self picking - Try the famous tea produce while overlooking the tea valley - Convenience return transfer from Kuala Lumpur included
Suggested duration: 10h - 12h
Tours from $118 › More about this tour at viator.com ›

13. Kek Lok Tong Cave Temple and Zen Gardens, Ipoh

Experience the spiritual charm of Kek Lok Tong Cave Temple and Zen Gardens, a natural limestone cave encircled by spectacular scenery. The cool cave interior features live stalagmites and stalactites and serves as a refuge from the overwhelming heat. The central marble altars feature golden statues of Buddhist and Chinese mythological deities. At the entrance you can feed the koi fish with food  purchased inside the complex, after which you can move on to the Zen gardens and the large lotus pond.
Suggested duration: 2 hours
Tours from $90 › Learn more about Kek Lok Tong Cave Temple and Zen Gardens

14. Spa Village, Tanah Rata

Suggested duration: 2 hours
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15. Private Tour: Ipoh Secrets Full Day Heritage Tour

FROM $115
The private tour allows you full customization on your itinerary and flexible starting time, you will follow your own pace and with the power to plan your own itinerary. Each private tour will be a different experience as it will cater to suit the group and time allowing maximum versatility and convenience. The itinerary is just a suggestion and should you have other ideas and places to go, do discuss with us or after meeting your guide of the day Let us know your plan after booking and your guide from Ipoh Secrets will share insights about this former tin mining settlement and discover unique spots in the capital of Perak State which will even surprise experienced travelers.
Suggested duration: 7h - 8h
Tours from $115 › More about this tour at viator.com ›