Mossy Forest

Cameron Highlands

This dense area of tangled, moss-choked forest near Brinchang is the most atmospheric hiking destination in the highlands. A jungle boardwalk starts near the entrance, but several adventurous trails run deeper into the forest.

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Nearby Cameron Highlands attractions

1. Cactus Valley

1.85 MILES

The highlands' reputation for fresh air and greenery has inspired entrepreneurial locals to found myriad plant-themed attractions. One is this ornamental…

2. Time Tunnel

1.96 MILES

Not hiking today? Explore a warren of regional miscellany instead. There are displays on wartime history and the 1962 landslide, but this is less a museum…

3. Cameron Butterfly Farm

1.97 MILES

One of the highlands' most popular attractions is this large greenhouse filled with tropical plants, attended by fluttering hordes of butterflies. Close…

4. Kok Lim Strawberry Farm

1.97 MILES

Just north of Brinchang, this standard strawberry-picking farm charges RM30 for 500g of berries plucked by your own hands.

5. Raaju’s Hill Strawberry Farm

1.97 MILES

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…

6. Ee Feng Gu Honey Bee Farm

1.98 MILES

One of the better honey-themed attractions in the highlands, this working apiary has landscaped flower gardens where you can watch bees buzzing around…

7. Boh Sungei Palas Tea Estate

2.33 MILES

If there's time for only one tea-themed experience in the highlands, make it this spectacularly situated plantation, with its own tea interpretation…

8. Sri Tehndayuthapany Swamy

2.34 MILES

Located just south of Brinchang is this colourful Hindu place of worship, festooned with Tamil Nadu–style sculptures. It's just north of the golf course.