Discover the trails with picturesque landscapes when hiking in Malaysia

Malaysia is home to natural beauty, with lush rainforests, pristine beaches and winding mountain ranges. This is not an article about the highest mountains in Malaysia, and of course, it is not about hiking trips in Malaysia.

Instead, this article will introduce you to some of the most beautiful trails in Malaysia, from flat roads to hard-hitting roads. Features of these trails are the beautiful scenery that hiking riders will enjoy along the way.

1. Penang Hill


Penang Hill has a length of about 11 km, wandering it takes about five hours to conquer it. The trails are usually quite steep and are not always marked, but the panoramic view from the top of the mountain is indeed pretty. It is mainly going to the corridor in the forest but that is enough for the conquest of Penang hill to be special.

2. Gunung Angsi


It is said that Gunung Angsi is the easiest mountain to conquer in Malaysia. Located in Ulu Bendul Park, the peak is only about 825 meters high and only takes about 1.5 hours to reach the summit. The trails are quite easy, with only a few short slopes. However, it is still an interesting challenge to conquer in the afternoons.

3. Cameron Highlands


Cameron Highlands is one of the most famous and amazing hiking trails. This is a mountainous area covered by large tea hills. Many trails pervade the landscape, many of which are attractive for adventure travel lovers.

4. Bukit Chenuang


Located at the northern end of the Ampat Hills, Chenuang is 850 meters above sea level and dominates the natural landscape of the Gombak nature reserve. There are many trails leading up to the top of the mountain, but one of the most interesting paths begins at the center of Sungai Congkak Recreational Forest. It takes about 4 hours for you to reach the top of the mountain, but you just take a moment to go down the mountain.

5. Gunung Ledang


The highest mountain in Johor, Gunung Ledang, also known as Mount Ophir in England is one of the most famous mountains in Malaysia. It is part of the Kuala Lumpur range with great views. The climber will take more than 6 hours to reach the top of the mountain.