Cameron Highlands is an excellent place to visit if you are a nature-lover and gets the chance to enjoy the cooling breeze of the highlands. Here, you will find a lot of places of interest especially if you like sightseeing and bring a good camera or one with wide-angle lens so that you can capture the best views and sceneries with you.
This is a very popular sightseeing spot along Gunung Brinchang. In Mossy Forest, you are actually dwelling among the clouds and the fog which gives you one of the amazing views of the natural surroundings you can imagine. As you take the trail, you will come across a large variety of flowers and vegetation, insects and even small animals like mammals and birds.
Boh Sungai Palas Tea Plantation
This is perhaps the most popular places for sightseeing in Cameron Highlands. What you get here is a very modern visitor’s centre which will show you the video of the history of the Boh brand here as well as a place for shopping buy some tea products to take home with you. Besides that, you can learn how tea is made at the plantation or stand at the platform to enjoy the amazing sights of the tea plantation on the slopes of the hills nearby.
If you are up for some climbing challenge, take the jungle trails just of the Century Pine Resort where you can reach either the Parit or Robinson Falls where you can relax and unwind. Along the way, be awestruck with some of the most spectacular sights of the flora and fauna of Cameron Highlands.
Hiking up to Gunung Brinchang can be an extremely refreshing experience especially if you like to get close to nature. Be welcomed by hundreds of different species of flora and fauna along the way as you make your way to the top. To enjoy this, stay at the Crown Imperial Court and you will be along the way to the mountain.
Bharat Tea Plantation
Located in the town of Ringlet, you can visit another major tea plantation that produces the Cameron Valley tea leaves which is second largest tea producer in Malaysia. This is where you can enjoy some very breath-taking views of the surrounding including the very beautiful rows of tea plants along the slopes.
Cameron Highlands Resort
This is a great place to stay if you like to be close to nature without having to go very far. It is located in the heart of Cameron Highlands where you will be surrounded by some of the most spectacular views of the golf greens around. However, rates here might be quite costly as compared to other accommodation options.
One of the most popular places to stay which has become quite synonymous with Cameron Highlands because it is one of the earliest places established. There are a lot to see with beautiful sights and sounds of the highlands here at Strawberry Park where it is common place to take photographs of the gardens and the natural beauty of Cameron Highlands including a playground for the public. You will surely enjoy all the different views here by just being at the parking lots which means you need not necessary need to park here.
Crown Imperial Court
This is a great place to stay where you can enjoy a great view of the golf course. From the balcony, you can enjoy the spectacular view of Brinchang town while there are several units here which give you the view of the forest and mountains which Cameron is so renowned for. If you are staying in Block A, you can even catch the sunset view.
Other places for magnificent views
You might not see some breath-taking sights of the highlands here but you can surely see photos or old pictures of how far Cameron Highlands have come. Take your time to go through the milestones and the significant events and learn more about history and culture as well as age-old memorabilia.
Sam Poh Temple
Located not far from the town centre, the Sam Poh Temple is a great place to meditate or just take strolls around the beautiful structures and surroundings using imperial Chinese motifs. Note: for non-muslims only
Ee Feng Gu Honey Bee Farm
Located just off the town of Brinchang, this farm is great if you want to know how honey is made and produced. There are a lot of products to buy which comes with an indoor maze.
Healthy Strawberry Farm
One of the most visited strawberry farms in Cameron Highlands, it is believed that their strawberries are the sweetest around here. You can pick your own strawberries, enjoy their strawberry ice cream, go shopping or just enjoy the view around the farm as they are located at the hill top. Their entrance is right beside Cameron Highlands Resort.