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Kota Tinggi Waterfalls

Address: 15 km NW of Kota Tinggi Town, Malaysia
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Type: Waterfalls, Nature & Parks
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Type: Waterfalls, Nature & Parks
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Sentosa Island, Singapore
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015 NEW

my family of 4 visited the waterfall after 20 years with hope it will be better after the renovation. In short it was disasterous. The water was so milky and dirty and not suitable for Singpoarean who are so use to cleanliness. The resort condition was also bad, crowded and dirty regardless of paying the entrance fee.. The condition is... More 

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36 reviews 36 reviews
4 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Stopped in Kota Tinggi on our way to Desaru and visited the waterfalls. Was well worth our stay, spent a lovely couple of hours here cooling off in the pools, watch out for very slimy rocks!! Our taxi from the hotel cost RM50 for a return and we pre arranged with the driver when we wanted picking up, all worked... More 

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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

This place has been destroyed by over development and regulation. The waterfall has huge signs on it saying no entry, security guards patrol the tracks and if you go in the water blow a whistle. The environment has been destroyed with concrete and excessive raking of the leaves. Don't bother going here!

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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

We went there with a group of friends...the water there are cold, toilet are not that bad, just the doors cant be lock...and some unhygien 'rubbish' left inside the bathroom by those uncivilised visitors... Everyone must try the water from tip to top...Unfortunately the tallest waterfalls was closed due to safety purpose (its about 30ft depth) ... the rocks in... More 

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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 attraction reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

we had a group of about 20 pax for a group stay in chalet @ kotatinggi. How to get there :- From Kranji, get a bus to clear Jb customs. After customs, head down to Bus terminal, very near to the JBS Cafe. Take Bus 227 to kotatinggi. 4.80 MYR is the fare. keep your IC's and passport handy, cause... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States
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34 reviews 34 reviews
18 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

This tourist attraction was quite busy when we were there on the Malaysian New Year's Day holiday, but the relatively short hike (10 minutes up stairs) to the upper falls had significantly fewer people. The charge to enter the park is 10 MR per person, and it is a single day pass. There is food available for sale inside the... More 

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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Kota Tinggi waterfall offers a nice, close place to get away from Johor Bahru easily. Privately owned and operated, adult admission is 10 Malaysian ringgits for foreigners and 7.50 for locals. Offers a refreshing and relaxing swim, and a fresh recharge in a rainforest setting. There are multiple swimming holes among, above, and below the falls, as well as two... More 

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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
19 reviews 19 reviews
16 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Kota Tinggi Waterfalls is a beautiful place to spend your time. This location is suitable for group tour, couples as well as families. The clean and cold water at the top of the hill will is always a plus. The entrance fee is very reasonable. RM7.50/adult, RM3.50/kid and RM3.00/car. It is truly worthwhile paying some fee since the area is... More 

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Shah Alam,Malaysia
5 reviews 5 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

A good place to visit on a hot day. My family is so happy visiting this awesome waterfall located at Gunung Muntahak Kota Tinngi, it is covered with thick rain forest, very cooling environment and the water is very cold. You can enjoy various type of music from waterfall, birds, insects, trees etc... Dip your feet in the pool to... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
17 reviews 17 reviews
15 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

Privatize waterfall so must pay entrance fee - RM 7.50/adult, RM3.50/kid and RM3/car 3 adult by car RM 25.50. water fall water is dirty. stone full with moss so slippery..

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