Top Road Trip Destinations While in Malaysia

| December 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Top Road Trip Destinations While in Malaysia | It is quite funny that most tourists never think of Malaysia as a road trip country when there are many more things that one can see here while on a road trip. Most travelers prefer to stay in Kuala Lumpur that offers the best restaurants, hotels and views that one can find in Malaysia, but there is so much more that Malaysia has to offer. It is therefore important that you pack your bags and rent a car and enjoy some interesting road trip destinations while you are in Malaysia.

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Cameron Highlands

If you are tired of the beaches all you need to do is drive your car towards Cameron Highlands which is a three hour drive from Kuala Lumpur. This road trip will offer you the best views that you can find across Malaysia as it has winding rural roads which is a real treat for the eyes and soul. You can explore the green tea gardens as far as you can see. The place is located at a high elevation and therefore the climate here is quite different from the rest of the country. You can explore the local tea here and enjoy the best road trip that you can find across Malaysia.


Malaysia has lot of options apart from Kuala Lumpur and therefore you need to make sure that you explore other cities as well. With just over three hours drive you can reach to Penang from Kuala Lumpur and the city offers you something that Kuala Lumpur cannot, and that’s laid back environment. The city is well known for its beaches and restaurants and it is here that you can find some great restaurants and food stalls that you must try out. You can also enjoy the night life here in Penang.

Taman Negara National Park

Malaysia is known for its natural reserves and wildlife and if you want to explore it you can drive for four hours and reach Taman Negara National Park which will be a better way to retreat into nature. This is the largest national park in the country and can offer you a better way to escape from the noises of the city. Here you can spot some native birds, animals, insects and fauna and flora. You can trek through the jungle and explore the caves and waterfalls. The silent and calm environment is a great way to offer some peace to your mind and soul.

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Category: Malaysia, Pahang, Penang

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