When you are in Kuala Lumpur, you don’t an idea that this modern city in Malaysia, with its bustling life and high buildings, it is surrounded by jungle where wildlife and vegetable abound. Taman Negara, a preserved rainforest in Malaysia is only 4 hours by car from Kuala Lumpur and many tourists use Taman Negara day tour package deal. This means that everything is arranged, so you don’t have to worry about anything. This is the place where you free yourself from bustle and hustle of city life and go to discover, explore and enjoy nature in Taman Negara. Here are activities to do in Taman Negara.
Here you get to feel the real experience of the rainforest where you walk on the longest canopy walkway in the world. This is something you must do when you are in Taman Negara and one of the most memorable memories. Here you get to enjoy the magnificent panoramic view of fauna and flora alo
ng the walkway. This canopy walkway was built for research purpose but has turned out to be the main attractions for local and international tourists. People walk in a not so wide bridge that has a rope for holding.
Taman Negara is the best place to do trekking. You can trek in trails like Kuala Tahan and Bukit Teresek which is one of the most popular trails. You trek 1.7km high-density rainforest canopy from the wildlife headquarter. This trekking takes about 45 minutes to reach its peak. From the top, you enjoy the panoramic and amazing view of Gunung Tahan and the fabulous rainforest canopy throughout the valleys and hills.
Boat cruise to Lata Berkoh
You go for boat trip to Lata Berkoh and enjoy the riverside fauna and flora . Lata Berkoh is the masterpiece in Taman Negara and the favorite place for many visitors to the park. Here you can see the natural beauty of Taman Negara and take photographs. You can also swim in this lake as the water is structured like a stream going down and looks like a mini waterfall.
In Taman Negara, there are limestone caves that you get to explore and give you guarantees of excitement and fun. The excitement begins with a safety briefing, and then you put your equipment like caving helmet, lamp etc and crawl and climb. This caves home many various bats, fascinating insects, and racer snakes and they will be around you when you are exploring then caves. If you want to explore a larger chamber cave, you can consider Gua Kepayang Besar as it is the best cave to explore. You can also spend your night in these magnificent caves.
Visit Aborigine settlement
This is the main attractions in Taman Negara. People in this settlement still lives in a remote area which is far from modernization. The settlement is found along the river and trails. During the visit, you will learn how to make fire using bamboo hunting blow. The only problem is that they speak they own language. However, the people are very friendly and know how to respect visitors. You also need to respect their family and individual privacy and when taking pictures ask for their permission.
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