Bukit Tinggi is a small town in the Bentong district of Pahang which is located along Kuala Lumpur–Karak Expressway. This amazing place is located around an hour from the Kuala Lumpur City centre and lies some 2,500 feet above sea level. It is the newest highlands in Malaysia apart from the well-known Genting Highlands, Cameron Highlands and Fraser's hill. The concept of Bukit Tinggi differs from the other highlands in terms of theme, unlike Genting which is an amusement and casino getaway. Bukit Tinggi is mainly in bringing different cultural flavours from abroad into Malaysia and famous restaurants that lure visitors. There are also visitors who come only on weekend or day trip to a short getaway.
From Kuala Lumpur city centre, it only takes around 1 hour driving to Bukit Tinggi. Surrounded by green rainforest, it also around 2.5 hours from Kuantan. You can take the Karak Highway and get off at Janda Baik exit. There are also another route which is via Kuala Lumpur – Gua Musang highway to this place.
The botanical garden is located at Bukit Tinggi which houses the collection, cultivation and display of a wide range of plants labelled with their botanical names. There are also various plant collections such as cacti and other succulent plants, herb gardens, plants from particular parts of the world and tropical plants as well as alpine plants. Visitor services at a botanical garden might include tours, educational displays, art exhibitions and book rooms. Besides that, the role of this botanical garden is to maintain documented collections of living plants for the purposes of scientific research, conservation, display, and education.
Fraser's Hill is located at the Titiwangsa Ridge and the cooling weather of approximately 18 Celsius in daytime and 16 Celsius at night makes it a perfect getaway from the cities. Apart from the unique architecture, Fraser's hill has many offers to visitors from nature lovers to golf enthusiast making it an ideal getaway for families during school breaks. It's a mere 3 hour drive from Kuala Lumpur and immediately transform from the hustle and bustle of the city to the quiet and tranquil of Fraser's Hill. There is English cafe for a cup of coffee and some scones and golf is amongst the most popular activities around as there is Royal Fraser's Hill Golf Club which is popular among other golf course in Malaysia. In addition, there are also nature's walk, jungle trekking, bird watching and hiking as well as an annual bird race organized by Nature's society every June to spot and identify as many species of bird.
Set amidst in the peaceful and tranquil tropical forest of Bukit Tinggi, Pahang, this hotel serves as a fantastic retreat from the city’s tropical heat and embraces the beauty of the nature. Surrounded by the wild beauty of the Malaysian rainforest. Just 50 minute drive from Kuala Lumpur, Waterway Villa provides the perfect escape, sets to deliver an unforgettable experience to any guest, whether it is for a family outing, romantic getaway or corporate team building. This hotel is equipped with many amazing facilities and amenities. The rooms also are complete with basic amenities include television, coffee and tea maker machine, and complimentary toiletries and robes. There is also dining options to enjoy local and western delicacies. Free parking is also available for guests.
Offering unique stays in valley, this hotel features top class facilities including an outdoor pool, award-winning spa and tennis courts. Surrounded by rainforests, air-conditioned rooms at this hotel are well-furnished with classic light wood furnishings and floral prints. They have a TV and an attached bathroom with a bathtub. The award-winning Spa features relaxing massage therapies and guests can enjoy the fresh air outdoors while horseback riding or playing paintball. Other activities include jungle trekking and karaoke. There are dining options include restaurants, French bakery and cafés.