Cameron Highlands - Hillside Getaway Experience
Tea Plantations at Cameron Highlands - Photo Courtesy Will Ellis
Cameron Highlands is renowned as the only hill station of Malaysia. The highlands lie in 3000-5000 ft asl height range and are characterized by tea plantations, waterfalls, high humidity, on and off rainfall, view points, treks, trails and a very serene ever green backdrop.
The humidity is high with no marked dry seasons. Its wettest months are from October to November; its “driest” period is from January to February.
There are more than 700 species of plants that grow here. Wide range of animals, birds, reptiles and insects are found here including some of IUCN Red List of Threatened Species.
Cameron Highlands are generally recommended getaway destination for all travelers to Malaysia. Cameron Highlands is specifically recommended nature travelers, honeymooners and those who like walking / trekking / bird watching.