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10 Most Breathtaking Waterfalls In Malaysia – 2020

Looking for a refreshing getaway? Well start packing your bag to embark on a journey for the coolest waterfalls in Malaysia! Call on your friends and family, and have a wonderful picnic beside the chilling waters!

1.Chilling Waterfall

Hidden within the reserved Sungai Chilling Fish Sanctuary, you will find one of the most beautiful waterfalls in Malaysia.

Well-known for its three spectacular vertical waterfalls gushing down a large pool where fishes stayed, this place is popular for adventure thrills and relaxing picnics!

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Into the jungle.

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The journey might be tough, but you’ll be greatly rewarded by the magnificent view.

2. Kanching Rainforest Waterfall

Kanching Rainforest Waterfall is another popular destination for nature loves, and since it’s located quite near to the city, crowds are expected during holidays. This beautiful fall is nestled within an abundant forest, where unique floras and monkeys roamed.

There are seven levels indicating varying difficulties. The first four level are for beginners who enjoy splashing in a large natural pool, Level 5 and 6 are challenging but still okay.

The final level is where you’ll get to see the majestic waterfall through a steep and rocky path.

3. Sungai Pisang Waterfall

The 20-meter Sungai Pisang Waterfall is definitely the most beautiful sight to see after a long trek.

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Before arriving to this amazing spot, you’ll chance upon the twin tunnels that makes a great backdrop to show off your memory here.

Waiting beyond these cool tunnels is the lush forest that ultimately leads you to your final destination.

4. Sungai Gabai Waterfall

Close to the busy city of Kualau Lumpur, Sungai Gabai Waterfall is the perfect natural getaway for tired minds and souls. Easily accessible by car, you are guaranteed with crowds during holidays and weekends.

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Each level of the multi-cascade waterfalls of Sungai Gabai is a cool stop for picnic and swim.

To reach the peak, you’ll have to venture through 333 steps of cement stairs to witness the beauty of nature.

5. Sungai Tekala Waterfall

Tucked within an enclosed tropical forest, this natural beauty is the perfect spot for various recreational activities as well as the hidden gem for a natural therapy.

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The sparkling waterfall at the higher level is not only a sight to see, but also where a natural rock pool was formed for a refreshing swim.

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The forest provide several facilities such as changing rooms and rest huts for visitors’ conveniences.

6. Bukit Saga Waterfall

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If you’re looking for a place where you can enjoy the tranquil nature in peace, Bukit Saga is in your recommendations! Located between the districts of Ampang and Cheras, experience the refreshing air and abundant green views which could lift up your mood!

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If you hike to the summit, you’ll find various facilities for all ages to enjoy!

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The waterfall itself is also an amazing sight to see, the raging waters running down at about 10 meters high creating beautiful white curtains for an Instagrammable shot!

7. Serendah Waterfall

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The home of the Serendah indigenous people is where you’ll find the Serendah Waterfall (also known as Templer Kai) in a few kilometres away. 

The waterfall is small and shallow, but it is a refreshing spot for family picnics and swim.

On another note, the famous and unique Seven Wells (Perigi Tujuh) are just at the junction before you enter the waterfall.

8. Lata Medang

The Lata Medang waterfall is astonishing when gushing waters drop 60 meters down and over two tiers in the remote hilly rainforest of Kuala Kubu Bharu.

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12km, 4 hours.

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The path to this impressive waterfall is sheltered by lush forest where sometimes wild animals would appear to greet visitors.

Appreciate the beauty of nature as you trek through the greenery to reach your final destination!

9. Sungai Tua Waterfalls

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The Sungai Tua recreational Forest Reserve is where one could enjoy numerous activities and wind up from their daily stresses.

Expect picnics, swimming, barbecues, and even camping! Of course, you can never miss out the spectacular waterfalls which blended perfectly with rainforest background.

10. Commonwealth Falls

Somewhere within a protected natural forest, is where the magnificent Commonwealth Falls lies.

Located within the Commonwealth Park, visitors are welcomed to splash in the cool water or enjoy a relaxing time in the refreshing nature.

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The park also features a variety of amenities like chalets, gardens and camping grounds for visitors’ convenience.

NOTE: All the above information is correct at the date of publication. if you come across any changes or updates, please let us know by email and we will update the information accordingly. Thank you!

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