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Top Choice International in Cameron Highlands

Barracks Cafe

Within a converted British military barracks, marble tables encircle a fountain and corrugated iron walls are emblazoned with a mural of soldiers blasting butterflies from guns. The menu is similarly eclectic: India…
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, its famous smoky chapati (flatbreads), and wash i…
Plantation in Cameron Highlands

Boh Sungei Palas Tea Estate

Touristy but thoroughly good fun, the Cameron Highlands' most famous tea plantation has a modern visitors centre and a cafe with spectacular views over undulating, tea-clad valleys. Watch a short video on the estate…
Buddhist Temple in Cameron Highlands

Sam Poh Temple

This scarlet-and-yellow temple complex, just below Brinchang about 1km off the main road, leaves visitors rubbing their eyes. Inside, look for the burnished statues of the defenders of Buddhist law, then continue to…
Cafe in Cameron Highlands

Boh Café

The cafe on Boh Sungei Palas Tea Estate serves (you guessed it) a selection of Boh-brand brews, some ornamented with flavours like lemongrass. While waiting for your tea leaves to steep, tuck in to forkfuls of banan…
Indian in Cameron Highlands

Restoran Sri Brinchang

This busy place heaps spiced aubergine, pappadams and rice onto banana leaves for its filling lunches; it prides itself on spring chicken served straight from the tandoor.
Cafe in Cameron Highlands

Lord’s Cafe

Despite the neon threat from the chain restaurants encroaching on Tanah Rata, Lord's Cafe prevails...possibly protected by the prayers decorating it inside and out. Skip the so-so breakfasts, omelettes and savoury p…
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 half a kilo of strawberries) sounds like hard work, …
Plantation in Cameron Highlands

Boh Tea Estate

At many of the highlands' tea estates, guided tours are given only for organised groups. Boh Tea Estate, southeast of Tanah Rata, is an exception and can cater to individual visitors wishing to learn about the tea-m…
Indian in Cameron Highlands

Restaurant Bunga Suria

The least manic of Tanah Rata's Indian canteens has great-value banana-leaf meal specials and excellent breakfasts including idli (soft, savoury fermented-rice-and-lentil cakes) popped from the steamer for a dunking…