Itinerary

Jungle Safari at Taman Negara

Ancient rainforest and jungle treks

One of the world's oldest rainforests, home to hundreds of rare species of flora and fauna, Taman Negara is the largest park in Malaysia with a total land area of 434,300 hectares. With jungle treks along the canopy walkway, stunning views of the Tembeling Valley from Teresek Hill and guided night jungle walks, get back to nature on our Jungle Safari tour. Or simply enjoy the solitude that this picturesque rainforest has to offer away from the city. 

Our Experts Recommend:
  • Canopy walkways and rainforest treks
  • Day and night jungle walks
  • Longboat trip to Lata Berkoh waterfalls
  • Visit to a local village

Sample Itinerary Summary

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Duration
4 days
Destination Breakdown
  • Taman Negara
    3 Nights
Options
Group basis, Escorted
Included
  • Accommodation as detailed in twin or double bed with private facilities (alternative but similar hotels may be used at certain times of the year)
  • Meals included as detailed.
  • Services of a qualified English-speaking local driver/guide.
  • Return transfers.
  • Park entrance fees and government taxes.
Not included
  • Optional excursions
  • Tips for the guide or driver.

Itinerary Breakdown

Depart Kuala Lumpur to the jetty at Kuala Tembeling by coach. After lunch, embark on your journey up the Tembeling River, the two hour journey by long boat will give you time to enjoy the beauty of Taman Negara National Park. You will pass through rubber plantations and traditional Malay villages. Upon arrival, check-in at your hotel for three nights. You will have time to relax and explore the resort before dinner, followed by a presentation on the National Park by the park rangers. After the presentation, enjoy a guided night jungle walk to observe the different kind of flora, fauna and wildlife.

Points of Interest

Overnight Accommodation

  • Taman Negara Resort or similar

After breakfast, depart on a jungle trek to The Canopy Walkway. This 500 metre suspended canopy walk hangs 30 metres above the forest floor and offers a breathtaking views of the surrounding rainforest and wildlife. A trek to Teresek Hill will give you a full view of the Tembeling Valley up to the Tahan Mountain. After this tiring yet fascinating jungle trek, return to the resort for lunch. In the afternoon take a boat trip to the beautiful cascading waterfalls of Lata Berkoh, where there will be time for a swim in the clear waters of the falls and enjoy the best nature has to offer.

Overnight Accommodation

  • Taman Negara Resort or similar

After breakfast, proceed for Rapids Shooting at Kuala Trenggan (no experience required). On the way back, visit a traditional "Orang Asli" village to see how the aborigines live. Learn about their way of life, get to know the people, their village, houses and activities. Please note this visit is subject to permission of the villagers. Return to your hotel for lunch and the rest of the afternoon is at leisure.

Points of Interest

Overnight Accommodation

  • Taman Negara Resort or similar

After breakfast, return to Kuala Tembeling jetty by motor canoe for the road transfer to Kuala Lumpur.

  • Taman Negara

    Itinerary Highlights

    • Canopy walkway
    • Rainforest trek
    • River cruise