5D 4N Tour Cameron Highlands – Belum Rainforest – Penang Island drop off
Blockouts are inevitable during festive season due to traffic jams.
21 December & 25 December 2018 Christmas Season
28 December 2018 & 01 January 2019 New Year Season
Overview : The Royal Belum is a 130 million year old tropical rainforest covering 117,500 hectares of untouched paradise with endangered animals. This unique tour covers a hill station the Camerons and a rainforest – the Belum. You will spend 2 nites at Belum.
At least 10 days advance booking has to be made for the Forestry permit to enter the Royal Belum. You will see scattered aborigines, the world’s largest flower – the Rafflesia and you will have packed lunch at the mesmerizing rainforest waterfalls. Isn’t that a jungle experience par excellence!
Price Single traveller USD 1700 2 or more travellers USD 850 (Full board).
Why we are so special :
- Daily departures on shared basis and good for tourists with time crunch
- Complimentary pick up drop off within Kuala Lumpur by our English speaking Tour Coordinators awesome in courtesy and knowledge and they will wait for you,.
- All meals as stipulated * 4 Nites Hotel 4 star * bonus stop Batu Caves * All fees
- Half day Penang City Tour * Experienced Nature Guide * Belum Nite Jungle walk
- Belum boat services for full day trekking experience.
…. a real jungle experience ….
Day 01 ( L D H ) KUALA LUMPUR – CAMERON HIGHLANDS ( Drive time 4 hours)
0700hrs After breakfast depart for the Camerons, enroute visit the famous Batu Caves and climb 272 steps into the temple of Hindu Deity Lord Murugan who is honored during the Hindu festival of Thaipusam every year. Ladies to be properly attired to enter the temple. Photo shoot Lata Iskandar waterfalls. Souvenirs, tribal handicrafts, fruits herbs available at the shops. Witness a blowpipe demonstration and an insight of aborigine lifestyle. The rainforest is their supermarket. 1300hrs Lunch at Tanah Rata and visit the Tea Plantation that works closely with the WWF and the MNS in the conservation of our Elephants and the Orang Utan. The Butterfly farm and Insectarium is a secret paradise of 5,000 butterflies that dance on scented flowers and ferns. A farm tour is arranged. Hand pick strawberries and take a stroll of the Vegetable, flowers and fruit market to see a display of various products grown in the Camerons. 1700hrs Check in to hotel Free at leisure. 1900hrs Dinner is HOT POT – a signature dish in the Camerons that blends well with the cool weather. Bring sweaters along.
Day 02 ( B L D H ) CAMERONS – BELUM RAINFOREST (Drive time 3 hours)
0800hrs After breakfast depart for the Belum Rainforest enroute Kellie’s Castle visit. After Lunch the journey continues on to the Temenggur Lake – our destination. Check in on arrival and free at leisure. Enjoy the jungle ambience.
1900hrs After dinner follow experienced nature Guide on a Nite Jungle walk to sight lesser animals looking for food. Keep a count of number of sightings and compare notes with the guide. Bring torch light with extra batteries, track shoes, insect repellents. Getting wet in the rainforest is a blessing.
Day 03 (B L D H ) BELUM RAINFOREST
0800hrs After breakfast catch a boat for full day trekking. Nature guide will unleash facts and information about Belum – the scattered aborigines, the world’s largest flower – Rafflesia and the mesmerizing rainforest waterfalls. You will have packed lunch in the rainforest. Bring swim wear, binoculars, extra changing clothes, towel, track shoes. 1900hrs Dinner at the hotel. Free at leisure.
Day 04 (B L H ) BELUM RAINFOREST – PENANG ISLAND ( Drive time 4 hours).
0800hrs After breakfast depart for Penang Island. Lunch on arrival – a taste of various Malaysian cuisine followed by a trishaw ride into Georgetown – a UNESCO listed city. Visit Khoo Kongsi Temple, the Clan Jetty with wooden houses on stilts and planked walkways built over water. The Reclining Buddha at 33 meters was built in 1845 by the Thai Community. Check in to hotel, End of program.
Day 05 (B) PENANG ISLAND
1200hrs Check out and guest has to make own arrangements for onward journey.
PRICE SINGLE TRAVELER USD 1700 2 OR MORE TRAVELERS USD 850 EACH