Top things to do in Cameron Highlands

Top Choice Plantation in Cameron Highlands

Boh Sungei Palas Tea Estate

If there's time for only one tea-themed experience in the highlands, make it this spectacularly situated plantation, museum and cafe. A short film explains the estate's history and free 15-minute tours (half-hourly)…
Top Choice Indian in Cameron Highlands

Singh Chapati

On a lofty perch behind Tanah Rata's main drag, Singh's is the sweetest Indian joint in town. Dig in to fragrant biryanis, excellent veggie mains like butter paneer and smoky aubergine, and its famous chapati (flatb…
Top Choice Buddhist Temple in Cameron Highlands

Sam Poh Temple

This scarlet-and-yellow temple complex, just below Brinchang, about 1km off the main road, is peopled with huge burnished statues and magnificent tilework. Inside the first hall are statues of the defenders of Buddh…
Top Choice International in Cameron Highlands

Barracks Cafe

Former military barracks rarely look this idyllic, with marble tables set among flower gardens. The hipster-pleasing menu offers Indian and British dishes, and great mocktails in mason jars. Indian fare such as lamb…
Farm in Cameron Highlands

Ee Feng Gu Honey Bee Farm

One of the better honey-themed attractions in the highlands, this working apiary has landscaped flower gardens where you can watch bees buzzing around hibiscus flowers and there's a little museum explaining how the …
Farm in Cameron Highlands

Raaju’s Hill Strawberry Farm

Locals believe that the way the evening mist hits this valley-tucked berry farm is the reason its fruit tastes so sweet. If berry picking (RM30 for two people for 500g of strawberries) sounds like hard work, you're …
Indian in Cameron Highlands

Restaurant Bunga Suria

Thoroughly local but friendly to tourists, the least manic of Tanah Rata's Indian canteens has great-value banana-leaf meal specials and satisfying breakfasts including idli (savoury, soft fermented-rice-and-lentil …
Pub in Cameron Highlands

Travellers Bar

Somewhere between a cosy pub and a wannabe cocktail bar is Travellers Bar. Propped up near Tanah Rata's main street, it's a beacon to hikers in need of cold beers and comfort food, and expats, backpackers and locals…
Indian in Cameron Highlands

Restoran Sri Brinchang

The most popular of the Indian restaurants on Tanah Rata's main road, this busy place heaps vegetable curries, pappadams and rice onto banana leaves for its filling lunches and prides itself on spring chicken served…
Japanese in Cameron Highlands

KouGen

Claypot roast pork, fried rice in kimchi, teriyaki burgers and sushi – KouGen prepares an impressive spread of Japanese and Korean fusion dishes from its open kitchen. Go the whole hog with sides such as yakitori (g…