Faces of
Malaysia
Taman Negara

Taman Negara National Park was established in Malaysia in 1938/1939 as the King George V National Park. It was renamed to Taman Negara after Independence, which literally means “national park” in Malay. The total area of Taman Negara is 4,343 km².

Tioman

Largest island of Malaysias east coast. It’s located 32km off the coast and is some 20km long and 12km wide and the highest peak is Gunung Kajang with 1038m. In the 70ies TIME magazine selected Tioman as one the world’s most beautiful islands but lost some flair in recent years due to do development. The island has eight main villages, many beaches and is densely forested and is surrounded by numerous coral reefs, making it a scuba diving haven.

Taman Negara, Malaysia

Jai Guest House

address: Kampung Kuala Tahan, Jerantut
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	Small Budget Guesthouse in  Kuala Tahan</p>

Small Budget Guesthouse in  Kuala Tahan

Jai Guest House contact information

phone: 019-9673749 / 011-40255924
website

Jai Guest House prices / booking

Twin Room - RM 70
Triple Room - RM 90

prices last checked: 10/2016

Price Range

Hotels in Taman Negara

Teresek View Motel

Small multi-storey budget hotel near the jetty in Kuala Tahan

Jai Guest House

Small Budget Guesthouse in  Kuala Tahan

Attractions

Boat Ride to Taman Negara, Taman Negara

The scenic 2.5 h boat ride between Kuala Tembeling and Kuala Tahan (Taman Negara Headquarters) makes the trip to the park itself a highlight.

Kuala Tahan, Taman Negara

Kuala Tahan is the small village just opposite the entrance to Taman Negara NP at the other side of Sungai Tembeling river. All accommodations are located here.