Faces of
Malaysia
Johor Bahru

Johor Bahru is the state capital of the state of Johor and the second largest metropolitan area in Malaysia. Most tourists don't stop here and just pass through the city on their way to or out of Singapore. JB is a major local transportation hub however. Since it is just across the causeway from Singapore, some travellers use it as a hub to visit Singapore from here (lower accommodation prices) or to board the train, bus or airplane.

Kuantan

Kuantan is the largest city of the East Coast of Peninsular Malaysia with a population of about half a million. It is also the capital of the state of Pahang.

Kuantan is located about halfway between Singapore (to the south) and Kota Bahru (to the north). The city is situated at the coast of the South China Sea near the mouth of the Kuantan River. The city is not a major tourist destination, rather a stopover point for island destinations (Tioman, Redang, Perhentians, etc.) along the East Coast. From Kuantan you can also also reach the popular beach in Cherating in less than an hour with the local Bus.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Bukit Tinggi

address: KM48, Persimpangan Bertingkat Lebuhraya Karak, 28750 Bukit Tinggi, Bentong, Pahang, Malaysia
bukit-tinggi-colmar-tropicale-distance.jpg, Bukit Tinggi is a hill retreat area about 55km northeast of Kuala Lumpur with resort hotels - most notably the french village themed Colmar Tropicale, a japanese garden, botanical garden and activities like horse riding, paintball, mountain biking and golf .
Bukit Tinggi is a hill retreat area about 55km northeast of Kuala Lumpur with resort hotels - most notably the french village themed Colmar Tropicale, a japanese garden, botanical garden and activities like horse riding, paintball, mountain biking and golf .

How to get to Bukit Tinggi
There is bus service available for if you have a booking with at Berjaya Hills Colmor Tropical.
departure from: Berjaya Times Square
fare: RM35 (RM55 return)
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Colmar Tropical Resort


Berjaya Hills Colmar Tropicale Resort
Berjaya Hills Colmar Tropicale Resort
a french-themed resort inspired by the original Colmar Village in France



Bukit Tinggi is also a good place to do horse riding
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botanical garden, Bukit Tinggi
Botanical Garden


Bukit Tinggi golf course
golf course


japanese garden Bukit Tinggi
Japanese Garden

Related Flyers / Brochures

Berjaya Hills, Pahang

brochure of the hill retreat Berjaya Hills (Bukit Tinggi), about 1h outside of Kuala Lumpur with Colmar Tropical and Chateau Spa Resort and others
[click here for details or click images below to enlarge]
The content and images of this flyer / brochure are courtesy of: © Berjaya Hills It was released sometime around 2012. Some information might not be up-to-date anymore.


Related Places

Genting Highlands

Genting Highlands is resort city on a mountain top (1800m above sea level), about 55km north-east of Kuala Lumpur with Malaysia's only casinos and theme parks, restaurants and hotels.

Hotels in in Kuala Lumpur
HOSTELS
in Kuala Lumpur
Step Inn Guesthouse
Guesthouse / hostel situated close to Pudu Sentral (Puduraya) bus terminal in a quite back road, halfway between Bukit Bintang and Chinatown
Reggae Mansion
Located in 3-storey colonial building with a roof-top bar, the Reggae Mansion is a party hostel and the biggest hostel in Kuala Lumpur
Attractions
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.

Paya Beach, Tioman

quiet beach south of Tekek on Pulau Tioman