Raub District, Malaysia · 6 hotels available
Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Mahmud or its best known as SMK Mahmud is a national high school located on Jalan Tras about 800 meters from the town centre of Raub town. SMK Mahmud is one of the oldest and largest schools in the Raub district. SMK Mahmud was built in 1908. The school was also known as Private English School, Anglo Chinese School, Government English School and now is known as SMK Mahmud.
SMK Mahmud's name was founded in conjunction with the late Sultan of DYMM Sultan Mahmud Ibni Almarhum Sultan Ahmad, the second Sultan of Pahang (1914-1918). The school is located in a strategic location which is nearby famous tourist destinations such as Raub Lake Park, Raub Durian Orchard, Jeram Besu and many more.
You can fly to Kuala Lumpur International Airport from any major airports around the world. The distance from KLIA airport to SMK Mahmud is within 163 km. From KLIA airport you can use either the ERL (Express Rail Link), coach, taxi or shuttle bus, get down at the KL Sentral. From KL Sentral, you can either rent a car or get a taxi direct to SMK Mahmud.
You can drive from Kuala Lumpur to SMK Mahmud where the journey takes 1 hour 37 minutes’ drive away.
From Kuala Lumpur, you can take the bus from Jalan Pekeliling to Raub Bus Terminal. Once you reach Raub you can take either bus or taxi to reach SMK Mahmud.
Raub Lake Park is a lake park located about 2 km from SMK Mahmud Raub. People can have a picnic, jogging, fishing or just relax around the lake area. People can also rent boats to go sightseeing around the lake.
Raub Durian Orchard is a worth place to visit during your trip in Raub. This orchard claims to serve the best durians in Pahang. Raub Durian Orchard is probably the only durian orchard in the country that is equipped with a fishing pond, a bee farm, as well as a bird’s nest farm.
Jeram Besu is a popular spot for the adventure seekers and well known as one of the best whitewater-rafting and kayaking spot in the country. It is now attracted a lot of whitewater enthusiasts such as rafters, kayakers and canoeists from all over the country even as far as Singapore. Other activities such as jungle trekking, flying fox, war games and rubber rafting are also available.
Lata Jarum Watefall is a popular recreational forest and picnic spot with a clear picturesque rock pool surrounded by tropical greenery. It has public amenities such as changing rooms, public toilet, surau and a few chalets. The entrance to the park is free with a parking lot.
Chamang Waterfall is another place which is a good spot for friends and family to play, hang out and have a good bonding time. You will be amazed by the wonderful scenery of the waterfall. It has public amenities such as toilet and changing rooms. The entrance is free with a parking lot.
Staying at Hotel Jelai @ Raub is a perfect choice when you are visiting Raub. This 2-star hotel located near to SMK Mahmud within 418 meters and strategically position close to public facilities. With its convenient location, the hotel offers easy access to the cities must-visit destinations.
Grandview Hotel Raub is a 1-star hotel in a good neighbourhood, which is located at Raub Town. The hotel provides the best in services and amenities that include free Wi-Fi in all rooms, 24-hour front desk, Wi-Fi in public areas, car park and laundry service.