Cameron Highlands is one of the marvelous hill station located on the northwestern
tip of Pahang, Malaysia. In Malay it refers to – ‘Tanah Tinggi Cameron’ situated 200
kilometer from Kuala Lumpur & 90 kilometers from Ipoh. Its well conserved natural
environment boosts tourism in that region. The ethnic community of Cameron
Highlands has contributed to its transformation from barren land to beautiful hill
station. It is considered to be one of the oldest tourist’s destinations in Malaysia.
Nature lovers prefer Cameron Highlands due to its peaceful surrounding & serenity.
Away from the bustling city life, one can spend their vacation in a more relaxing &
meaningful manner in Cameron Highlands. The natural beauty of Cameron
Highlands such as rivers, lakes, ponds, hills, waterfall, wildlife etc. enhances its
tourism business by propelling it towards new boundaries & developments. You may also take buses from Singapore to Genting and then only visit Cameron Highlands.
Tourists in Cameron Highlands love to hike & camp in alluring mountain ranges
which offers spectacular view of the whole region. These mountain ranges possess
amazing waterfalls along with exceptional flora & fauna. Tourists often admire its
natural beauty which makes them to stay for longer periods in one of the guest
houses or low budget inns.
Upon arriving in Cameron Highlands, most of the visitors start their day by visiting
tea plantations in lofty mountains which offers pleasant view for first time
travelers. The most desirable factor for tourists visiting Cameron Highlands is its
favorable climate which remains around 18 degree Celsius throughout the day & 9
degree Celsius during night. Some of the major districts of Cameron Highlands are
Tanah Rata, the Bertam Valley, Kampung Raja, Ringlet etc. All government
departments along with crucial administrative offices are based in Tanah Rata. It
offers magnificent food & awesome shopping experience.
Tourists also prefer to visit strawberry & vegetable farms which invigorate them
with wide variety of vegetable specimens bought from the entire world. Some
prefer to tour & dine together as it hosts range of markets with delicious Malaysian
cuisines. The mossy forest & lavender garden are other such destinations which
charms the vacation of several tourists. Their lush green bushes & brown trees
rising high up in the sky thrills everyone to camp near such locations. Some visitors
prefer to light camp fires which lighten up their moods & cleanse their soul & mind.
Though, it is always advised to put out the fire before prior sleeping as it can cause
raging wildfires. But, tourists at Cameron Highlands need not worry as the local
administration makes sure that tourists receive all kinds of facilities & benefits to
enjoy their charming vacation at Cameron Highlands.