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Pulau Kukup National Park

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Address: , Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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fishing village

better stay overnight to experiance the true water house (not hotel resort). a lot of rooms for rental like b&b. i didnt stay overnight but saw many people check in and buy food... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed April 11, 2015
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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17 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

This is the Tanjung Piai National Park . What we saw was just some floating chalets and restaurant , beside the beach reapir work being done . This is supposed to be a significant place , being the most southern tip of the Asian continent . There was no tourist information centre . There were several visitors and may be... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

A visit for nature lovers but need to improve in terms of accommodation to encourage tourists to stay longer and enjoy their trip.

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Hong Kong, China
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10 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015 via mobile

better stay overnight to experiance the true water house (not hotel resort). a lot of rooms for rental like b&b. i didnt stay overnight but saw many people check in and buy food for bbq it look interesting. there is also ferry to indonesia. you also can plan a trip to indonesia.

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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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2 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

the good thing.. this is the place for mangrove tree island in Malaysia.. I'm attracted to the Arboretum.. the path that near to the small mangrove tree. A lot of project on mangrove tree plantation from outside. This is stress releasing by looking at green leaves.. easy to go to the island by boat with RM5 for go and return..... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

This place appeared on the tourist map several years ago because tour operators ran out of options to impress and to inject a dose of curiosity to tourists. Because it was mentioned in tour brochures, tourists tell themselves they must go. Kukup is out of the way; it is a desolated village by the sea just like the many hundreds... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

May be great place for a weekend hideaway for many Johore Malaysians but then again if I start comparing south west with south east Johore beach or seafood places, I don t see any good reason to drive all the way from JB (I hr + for the seafood) given petrol costs and time. The fishermen village need big clean... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

To go to Palua Kukup, you have the option of RM10 per head from a boat, its a sea transport and pretty safe. The drive there is pretty relaxing and not much traffic. There on the sea you can see the traditional floating fishing areas on the way over. The park area is pretty small, but its full of animals... More 

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kuala lumpur
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

It was a few years ago where we stopover for a night before going to Singapore at the village. We have a bed & breakfast in one of the chalet or hut built above the sea bed. In the bathroom, your business drop into the sea. We bought some fishes at the kelong & brought over to the village to... More 

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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

4 of us travelled to Kukup National Park on Saturday from the other side of JB, looking for something different to do over the weekend. We were not disappointed and enjoyed our day out. The drive there was pretty and we felt almost like we were on holiday. We took a boat over to Palau Kukup National Park as soon... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

I visited Kukup with a tour, we stayed for about 2.5 hours. We had a delicious seafood lunch at a local restaurant, then we boarded a ferry for a 5 minute ride to the fishing farms. I really enjoyed seeing this unique way of fishing. Once we returned, we walked around the village, which is all on stilts, above the... More 

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