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Address: Johor Bahru, Malaysia

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Hiking at Gunung Pulai

This is our first trip to Gunung Pulai. Gunung Pulai is considered a relative easy hike, as a non hiker like us can make it up (with no previous training :) ). We arrived at... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 21, 2015
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Johor Bahru
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Its definitely a good place for family or friends to gather and trek. People along the way will greet each other, its nice and pleasant place to go with the nature. Went there almost every weekend to take some peace from the greens.

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Johor Bahru
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

This is our first trip to Gunung Pulai. Gunung Pulai is considered a relative easy hike, as a non hiker like us can make it up (with no previous training :) ). We arrived at 7.30am at the foot of the gunung/entrance. There were already many hikers there. It is a 5km hike up and 5km hike down hill. The... More 

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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Better to early mornings before it gets warm. Locals come here for jugging during the weekends. It is about 4000 meters to reach to the top. You can have few stops by some little waterfalls on your way up.

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Singapore, Singapore
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101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

This is no Niagara Falls. It is just a short, local waterfall ending in a shallow pool, that requires some trekking to reach. I was shy to introduce this when my friends enquired about waterfalls in Malaysia. In their mind they have images of Yosemite Falls, Angels Falls, Victoria Falls. It would be fool-hardy to make a special trip out... More 

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Ajman, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

The power of nature is always a secret and interesting sitting near and hearing the water fall is extremely relaxing therapy for the whole family

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Penang Island, Malaysia
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113 reviews 113 reviews
23 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Came here few years back and again this year. A great place for some fun with a bunch of friends. We bought our own picnics!

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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

was a great hike and real good exercise.. not secluded... a good place for families... wit kids... something to do wit the whole family.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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55 reviews 55 reviews
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53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

After the previous landslide issue, I though this place had been permanently closed. Currently, one may pass through the closed gate via the small side path beside the main gate. However, the accumulation of debris has caused the staircase very tough to be walked. The highest point of this waterfall was inaccessible due to the landslide and it could be... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

June 2014 update -Its not exactly closed. The gates are closed but people go around them. There is a TNB station on top of the mountain so there is a metalled road and and hundreds of people of all ages go hiking on Sat/Sun, Some even bring their kids in prams up and some have young kids age 3 tagged... More 

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Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

Pls kindly remove Pulai waterfalls fr Google or Trip Advisor. the place is already closed due to landslide, it's so run down and dirty and there are still people praising the place. I took my Australian friends there on 7/8/13 coz they saw it in Google and wanted to visited. We were supposed. To have a picnic there but was... More 

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