Taman Negara day tour from Kuala Lumpur is a 13-hour full-day tour with a pick-up and drop-off point in Kuala Lumpur.
Taman Negara day tour from Kuala Lumpur itinerary includes round-trip private transfers from Kuala Lumpur and all jungle activities in Taman Negara, such as canopy walk, jungle trekking, a visit to the local village of Orang Asli (Aborigine Settlement), and rapid shooting in a wooden boat.
We will start our journey from Kuala Lumpur to Taman Negara at 5:30 am. The total distance is 230 kilometers, and the drive is expected to take up to 4 hours.
En route, we will stop at Jerantut Town to enjoy a local breakfast, which includes options like Roti Canai, Nasi Lemak, Fried Mihun, or Noodles. After breakfast, we will continue the drive to Kuala Tahan.
Once we arrive at Kuala Tahan, you will meet with your nature guide/jungle guide, after a brief introduction, we will start the day with a visit to Canopy Walk. The canopy bridge spans a length of approximately 550 meters, with a height of around 45 meters above the forest floor—equivalent to about 15 storeys. The walking journey takes approximately 20-30 minutes, making it the world’s longest suspension bridge.
Next, we’ll embark on a jungle trek to Teresek Hill, covering a distance of 1.7 km on foot. The ascent is relatively easy, thanks to an inclining boardwalk that guides us almost all the way to the top, mirroring the convenience of most nearby jungle trails in Taman Negara.
Following that, we will proceed with the tour to explore the Orang Asli village and partake in the thrilling Rapid Shooting experience. The visit to the Orang Asli Village will be via a wooden boat, where the Batek people (Orang Asli) will warmly welcome you. Guided tours will introduce you to their traditional customs, and you’ll have the opportunity to try using a blowpipe.
After the Orang Asli Village visit, we’ll gather on the boat. The guide will handle navigation while you enjoy the exhilaration of speeding down the rapids.
If you are interested in multiple-day tours of visiting Taman Negara, you can refer to our packages as per below:
05.30 AM: Pickup from major Kuala Lumpur hotels. Set out on a scenic drive towards Taman Negara, a 3-hour voyage that offers glimpses of Malaysia’s diverse landscapes.
09.00 AM: Savor a delectable breakfast featuring local flavors at Jerantut Town. Experience authentic Malaysian cuisine that tantalizes your taste buds.
10.00 AM: Arrive at Kuala Tahan, where your Taman Negara adventure unfolds. Start with a comprehensive tour briefing to prepare you for the day’s activities.
Activities during your Taman Negara Day Tour:
Canopy Walk – See and feel the real different experience. Walk on the world’s longest canopy walkway, 530 m long and 40 m above the ground level. This is a must do activity in Taman Negara and Enjoy the magnificent panoramic view of flora and fauna along the walkway. The canopy walkway was initially built for research purposes, turned out to be, main attractions for local and international tourists to Taman Negara.
Jungle Trekking – Taman Negara Kuala Tahan is one of the best places to do trekking in Malaysia. There are a few floor board trails in Kuala Tahan, and one of the most popular trails is to Bukit Teresek. It takes about 30 – 45 minutes to reach its peak. From the top of 334 m height, enjoy the magnificent panoramic view of Gunung Tahan (can be seen on clear weather) and fabulous rainforest canopy throughout the hills and valleys.
Visit local Village of Orang Asli (Aborigine Settlement) – Visiting Kampung Orang Asli is one of main attractions to Taman Negara. See how these tribes live in remote area which is far from modernization. The settlements can be found alongside the trail and river. During visit to their village, they will share with you how to use their bamboo hunting blow pipe and making fire. They speak in their own language and your nature guide will help to translate and explain in English.
Rapid Shooting – In a wooden boat, you are going to ride through seven (7) rapids along Sungai Tembeling. This full of excitement and fun activity starts from Kuala Tahan jetty to Kuala Terenggan. For your safety reason, please follow the boatman and guide instructions.
01.30 PM: Recharge with a delightful lunch at a floating restaurant, a moment to refuel and relish in the ambiance of the rainforest surroundings.
02.30 PM: Following lunch, commence the return journey to Kuala Lumpur, cherishing the memories created throughout the day.
06.30 PM: Your Taman Negara Day Tour concludes as you arrive back at your Kuala Lumpur hotel, enriched by the experiences of this captivating rainforest expedition.
Price & Terms
What is included?
Two ways transfers – Kuala Lumpur to Taman Negara, and Taman Negara to Kuala Lumpur with fully AC vehicle.
Private Tour – 2 to go.
Mineral Water in the vehicle.
Nature Guide in the Taman Negara.
National Park Permit.
Local Breakfast at Jerantut Town.
Local Lunch at Floating Restaurant is included.
** Vegetarian food is serve upon request. Please inform in advance.
What is not included?
Local breakfast at Jerantut Town – Roti Canai, Nasi Lemak, Fried Mihun or Noodle.
Discover the world’s oldest tropical forest: Taman Negara.
Experience jungle trekking, canopy walking, visit the aboriginal village and rapid shooting on a wooden boat.
Encounter wildlife such as tigers, macaques, and various bird species during the Taman Negara Day Tour.
Spot the rare and gigantic rafflesia plant, one of the world’s rarest flowers
Enjoy a comfortable journey with round-trip hotel transfers included in the Taman Negara Day Tour package.