Travel Blogs from Kuala Tahan, Malaysia

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National Park, Taman Negara, Malaysia travel blog

National Park

A travel blog entry by gemmatthews

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... one day and find the infamous tigers............. Have now left the national park (and Dave and Rob)and arrived in Kuala Lumpur and civilisation (although sometimes I think animals are far more civilised than humans!) after a very easy coach journey. ...

Jungle Trek and Native people., Jerantut, Malaysia travel blog

Jungle Trek and Native people.

A travel blog entry by andrewy

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... in Papua New Guinea. However, due to competition ,with other indigenous tribe there, also forced labor upon them, they emigrated to Malaysia peninsula. They live of the jungle , hunting for food and building everything from the forest. They still live in ...

Attack of the ciccadas, Taman Negara, Malaysia travel blog

Attack of the ciccadas

A travel blog entry by liv.ltd

... all those enourmous trees! After a couple of days we felt we had exhausted all the trails that didn't go too far and so we packed up and caught some busses to Kuala Lumpur...during which i discovered some rather delicious samosa type ...

Into the Jungle, Taman Negara, Malaysia travel blog

Into the Jungle

A travel blog entry by fiseb

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On a whim we decided to head into the jungle. Then we decided that was a bad idea. Then we thought even though it was a bad idea, it was also a great idea. So after much deliberation over the pros and cons of contracting malaria (it's not ALWAYS fatal, ...

Compass anyone?, Tamra Negara, Malaysia travel blog

Compass anyone?

A travel blog entry by trent

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Hiking, hiking, and more hiking! 13 km of hiking through a jungle rainforest and we see only one animal!!! Unbelievable! Good hiking though and other than Sumatra, I've definitely never sweated so much in all my life...every possible area of my ...

Welcome to the jungle!, Kuala Koh, Taman Negara, Malaysia travel blog

Welcome to the jungle!

A travel blog entry by elinatroels

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... og bregner og saa huser parken ogsaa den hoejeste traesort i hele Sydoestasien. Nationalparken er en populaer destination for rejsende i Malaysia, saa vi kringlede vores tur dertil saa snedigt som muligt, for at undgaa de store maengder turister. Der er ...

Taman Negara (Kuala Tahan), Malaysia, Kuala Tahan, Malaysia travel blog

Taman Negara (Kuala Tahan), Malaysia

A travel blog entry by norsu

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... se menee metsan lapi. Lopuks saavuttiin Jerantutiin missa meita odotti uus minivan ja jatkettiin ruuan ja auton vaihdon jalkeen Kuala Tahan mika on yks kansallispuiston neljasta "sisaankaynti" kylasta. Se oli viela pienempi kun edellinen ja niin hiljanen ...

Bat Cave Hike/Crawl, Kuala Tahan, Malaysia travel blog

Bat Cave Hike/Crawl

A travel blog entry by vieraadventures

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Today we got up early again to take advantage of the cool of the morning. We decided that morning that it might be better to take the boat (although way overpriced!) to the cave so that we did not have to do the 1.5 hour hike each way. Reluctantly, we ...

Taman Negara, Kuala Tahan, Malaysia travel blog

Taman Negara

A travel blog entry by tomandamanda

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... you past vast palm tree plantations slowly changing to tall trees of every variety.  We arrived at the floating restaurants of Kuala Tahan, a town that has grown to accommodate the large numbers of tourists that have come to see the jungle.  ...

Kuala Lumpur Part Two!, Jeranut, Malaysia travel blog

Kuala Lumpur Part Two!

A travel blog entry by scrapiron

... 3 months.He'd been away from Gran Canaria for 8years travelling and done Korea,worked in England,China,Japan and basically all of Malaysia.Started off chatting and amusing him,but then just went on,and on,and on,non stop talking about what he'd done,and ...

Jungle fever, Taman Negara, Malaysia travel blog

Jungle fever

A travel blog entry by moki_travels

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I've done it! Trekking in the jungle! I made friends with a nice Australian girl yesterday on the way up here to the national park Taman Negara (it's funny saying it like that, since Taman Negara means national park...). She's a real trekking ...

Im tieftsten malaysischen Dschungel - Taman Negara, Kuala Tahan, Malaysia travel blog

Im tieftsten malaysischen Dschungel - Taman Negara

A travel blog entry by gutti

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Als wir nach einer den ganzen Tag dauernden Reise endlich in dem kleinen Dorf am Eingang zum Taman Negara Dschungel (aeltester der Welt) ankamen mussten wir feststellen das unser Zimmer nicht so moskitodicht war wie erwartet. Nachdem wir die Tuer ...

Taman Negara National Park, Jerantut, Malaysia travel blog

Taman Negara National Park

A travel blog entry by andrewy

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... up early to catch the 830 am tour bus to Taman Negara, the 130 million years old rain forest. It took the bus 3 hours together to Kuala Trembling Jetty where I had lunch and checked in from 11 am til 2 pm, then from 2-4 pm, I took the boat to entrance of ...

Slow boats and swinging bridges, Taman Negara, Malaysia travel blog

Slow boats and swinging bridges

A travel blog entry by sumnerp

... as the boat didn't sink... Finally, we made it to one of the floating restaurants at Taman Negara national park (specifically, in Kuala Tahan, the small village on the opposite side of the river from the five star resort where we were not staying (too ...

Gateway, Kuala Tahan, Malaysia travel blog

Gateway

A travel blog entry by karen.gironr

After two intense days of plan-changing and hitchhiking, I arrived in Kuala Tahan. Shidah and her lovely family drove me there, helped me find a hotel and took a picture of me with Shidah's iPhone. Plus, she gave me lots of food to share with the hostel ...

Petrol towers, haggling and Argentine steaks, Kuala Tahan, Malaysia travel blog

Petrol towers, haggling and Argentine steaks

A travel blog entry by cavalierx

... two, I visited the Petronas towers and stroled through KL's CBD, stopping for a delicous Argentine steak lunch and a well needed beer! Overall, Malaysia was an interesting venure, not as lively as the rest of SE however. For me it was more of a casaual ...

Taman Negara, Taman Negara, Malaysia travel blog

Taman Negara

A travel blog entry by damiansinead

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... they knew they were going to get business regardless as there is limited supply and a steady demand. We did find one place that was somewhat better than the rest, Tahan Guest House, but even this had a really damp smell in the dormitory we stayed in. ...

Taman Negara, Kuala Tahan, Malaysia travel blog

Taman Negara

A travel blog entry by andynicola

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... to be back in the jungle but Jonty's Jungle felt like a playground compared to this! We stayed in a little town called Kuala Tahan which is the parks headquarters and the easiest place to enter the oldest part of the jungle. On the first night ...

Singapore bound, Kuala Tahan, Malaysia travel blog

Singapore bound

A travel blog entry by reuben_brown

... all manner of things and laughing at her feeble attempts to skim stones across the water. Livia left that evening to go to Kuala Lumpur and Roy returned with Swiss Steve and the other guys from his jungle trek. He seemed very tired but everyone was still ...

The Asian Adventure Begins, Taman Negara National Park, Malaysia travel blog

The Asian Adventure Begins

A travel blog entry by ericnanya

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... beautiful Kingfisher birds bright blue and orange, a huge monitor lizard and a monkey swimming across the river. Malaysia is a very Muslim country with nearly all women wearing burkas, mosques in every little town and the enchanting prayer ...

In the jungle, Taman Negara, Malaysia travel blog

In the jungle

A travel blog entry by timeofourlives

On our first night in the Taman Negara jungle we went out to meet the locals. It wasn't long before we were greeted by scorpions, spiders, snakes and leopards. We were also told that dengy fever was rife in the area but luckily we didn't bump in to ...

Taman Negara, Kuala Tahan, Malaysia travel blog

Taman Negara

A travel blog entry by zuzagat

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Taman Negara national ...

Taman Negara National Park, Taman Negara, Malaysia travel blog

Taman Negara National Park

A travel blog entry by struchen

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Taman Negara is one of Malaysia's national parks.  It is about 6 hours from KL, and had plenty of little blood sucking creatures.  literally.  i had my first encounter with leeches yesterday. while travelling to gua telingga cave dave, jos ...

National Park, Taman Negara, Malaysia travel blog

National Park

A travel blog entry by caz_sykes

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Having spent 12 hours on a bus, the first hours of which were spent dripping wet due to the capsizing event (see previous entry), the latter hours of which I spent vomiting, it's a damn good job Taman Negara is the most amazing place I have ever seen. ...

Taman Negara, Kuala Tahan, Malaysia travel blog

Taman Negara

A travel blog entry by donna321

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... talking the entire time (I missed seeing a anteater on the side of the river thanks to him). We were all staying in Kuala Tahan, where the park headquarters is located, in addition to a small village on the opposite side of the river. Numerous tiny ...

A Day in the Rainforest, Kuala Tahan, Malaysia travel blog

A Day in the Rainforest

A travel blog entry by kimthevagabond

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Kuala Tahan is the jumping off point for Taman Negara National Park, one of the oldest tropical rainforests in the world. We only had one day there, and used it to catch a boat up river, climb a big hill that afforded great views of the valley, and hike ...

Taman Negara Jungle trip, Taman Negara, Malaysia travel blog

Taman Negara Jungle trip

A travel blog entry by heidsontour

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We're in the oldest jungle in the world here -130 million years old- with Brittany and John....all completely by accident!  At this stage we've seen a lot of the Malaysian countryside- we went from west to east on the way to the Perhentians and now ...

Cave and Orang Asli village, Kuala Tahan, Malaysia travel blog

Cave and Orang Asli village

A travel blog entry by kamsani

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... suckers sucking away our blood. Gave them some salt and off they go! Our boat picked us up at 1:30pm. we had lunch at Kuala Tahan then spent the rest of the afternoon swimming at Sungai tembeling in front of our chalet. It was a very hot day but ...

Taman Negara, Taman Negara, Malaysia travel blog

Taman Negara

A travel blog entry by lindseyj

Taman ...

Jungle trekking road trip!!, Kuala Tahan, Taman Negara Jungle, Malaysia travel blog

Jungle trekking road trip!!

A travel blog entry by c-hampden

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... !  The debate still goes on over who was responsible.... the journey was a good laugh!  Once we arrived in Kuala Tahan, via Jerantut, we checked all the accommodation out, got a pretty nice but cheap room, and grabbed some local food before ...

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