TAMAN NEGARA/NATIONAL PARK
Taman Negara established in 1939 and covering three Peninsular States of Pahang, Kelantan and Terengganu, is
The Park is hereby dedicated, set aside and reserved in perpetuity in trust for the purpose of the propagation, protection and preservation of the indigenous flora and fauna of Malaysia, and the preservation of objects and places of aesthetic, historical of scientific interest'
Taman Negara Kuala Koh - Is about 290 km from
By Bus, from KL's Putra bus station, board a bus heading north to Kota Bharu via the inland road, disembarking at Gua Musang. This route will take you through several towns including Raub in Pahang, before stopping in Gua Musang. Approximately 5 hour’s journey. From the town of
Kota Bharu - Kuala Koh
Self drive, from Kota Bharu, drive to Southern to Kota Bharu- Kuala Krai route, then to Kuala Krai-Gua Musang route. Take the Simpang Aring Juntion in the middle of Kuala Krai-Gua Musang route to Kuala Koh. Follow the sign board avilable thru the journey.
By Bus, from Kota Bharu Transnational Intercity Bus Station, board a bus headed south to Gua Musang. Asked the bus driver to disembarking you at Simpang Aring. Take a shutter to Kuala Koh (book in advance).
By Train, from Kota Bharu, take a public transport to Wakaf Baharu Railway Station, board the jungle train to Gua Musang Railway Station. Book a pick up in advance for the shutter trip to Kuala Koh.
Shutter Service; Gua Musang-Kuala Koh-Gua Musang, departure time can be arrange upon booking. Fare RM 80.00 ( Return ) per person min. of 2 persons. (Booking should be made at least 3 days in advance)
Park License, Permit & Fee:
Entry Permit - RM 1.00 / person
Camera License - RM 5.00 / unit
Fishing License - RM 10.00 / unit
Camping Fee - RM 5.00 / person / night
Accommodation: Chalets, dormitories & camping ground are available and a small cafe serves local foods at reasonable price.
Fan Chalet with attached bathroom ( 2 Paxs) RM50.00
Fan Chalet with attached bathroom ( 3 Paxs) RM65.00
Air Cond. Chalet with attached bathroom (3 Paxs) RM95.00
Long House with sharing Toilets;
Dorm Bed ( 12 to 14 Paxs a room ) - RM 15.00 p.p
Dorm 4 beds RM 55.00
Dorm 5 beds RM 70.00
Dorm 6 beds RM 85.00
D'Keloh café offers variety of local and international delicacies at reasonable prices.
Several tour activities can be done here. Jungle trails are limited but very challenging as it is still remain narrow. Some short walk you can do by your self but the longer ones, guide are required and compulsory. Some guided tours are offers for minimum of 2 persons at a reasonable price. Trekking with will be fun and a new experience when you come with guide as they know a lot about jungle and willing to share with you. Kuala Koh boasts pleasant natural settings and lush rainforest greenery. At the same time, it's equipped with facilities that make your visit comfortable.
A number of interpretive trails are available around Kuala Koh. Among them is the ‘ficus trail’ located across the river. Visitors need to cross a river via a haggling bridge to get to the trail. Due to the rugged and hilly nature of the trail, only those who are really fit are advised to use the trail. There are also other trails for other visitors who wish to enjoy the natural beauty of Kuala Koh.
Other Organised Activities:
Boating / River Safari
Night Jungle Walk
Visit Orang Asli Settlement