Cameron Highlands Information

Cameron city is considered as the largest and most discreet of the hill resorts in Malaysia. The city is well located in Pahang's north-western corner, at an altitude of 1,829 meters. The Cameron Highlands is the discovery of a British surveyor William Cameron in 1885. During that period the region was used for tea plantations because of its fertile land. The reputation of its being a fertile region exists as today its known as the “Green Bowl” of the country as it supplies many agricultural products to other major cities.

Cameron city offers its cool and fresh air in the highlands, which now is an attractive run away for city residents who are looking for some respite from the noise and pollution of the city. Even its distance from Kuala Lumpur, which is about three and a half hours, makes it an easy option for weekend gateway.  The drive from the capital city is just 295 km drive and the quickest route is by the North-South Expressway turning in near the town of Tapah. Even one’s drive to the city would be an interesting experience and pleasure with many interesting places along the route. There are number of picnic areas and even a hot spring to relax and enjoy.

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Once a favorite place with the Britishers during the colonial rule Cameron city is now a favorite destination for the honeymooners for its beauty and calmness. Even the locals cannot resist the temptation of this fascinating place, which leaves everybody spellbound by its clear blue skies, pristine streams, and a wealth of colorful flowers adding to the splendor of this beautiful place. During ones’ stay visitors can enjoy the activities that are all definitely relaxing like touring, dining, shopping, and golfing. Among the most famous tourists interests are the area's tea plantations and strawberry farms, its lovely rose gardens and waterfalls, and the busy market square at Brinchang. Even one can try a hand at Golf at the highland's 18-hole, par-71 golf course, which is open to the public.

For a trip to the city Cameron city guide is a must as it provides with all the essential information of the region. The highlands have remained unchanged since colonial times and now the fresh mountain air is a perfect gateway especially for those who want to unwind and relax amongst the cool serenity of the highlands. And to make your vacation to the city more memorable is the Cameron city guide.