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Gunung Nuang

Hulu Langat, Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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Ranked #10 of 15 Attractions in Petaling Jaya
Type: Mountains
Description: Tallest Mountain in State of Selangor in Malaysia, National Park
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17 reviews 17 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

A grp of us chartered a mini-bus to Gunung Nuang. We left singapore after midnight and reach the base camp around 7 plus. At 1490m, Nuang is the highest mountain in Selangor. The first part of the trail which ends at Camp is 5-6 km long and we took about 1hr 45 min to complete. This section is an easy... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

This is a great hiking place but it is not located in Petaling Jaya. Please update the location accurately.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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61 reviews 61 reviews
32 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2013

Selangor's highest peak, 1492m, ranking 5th toughest hiking in Malaysia. It's a good training ground for beginner, you have to really try it and feel it, but just don't under-estimated. It would be very easy if you are good in fitness for both strength and endurance, otherwise it would be a hell to you. From kem lolo to kem pacat,... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2013

A popular location for hikers, with minimum steeps. Paths are wide so it's almost impossible to get lost. After registering at the rangers' office, it's a 3-4 hours hike up the top. After passing a damn, there's a popular camp site. Could be packed with campers during school holidays, public holidays and weekend, but you get your distance. Pack with... More

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Kuala Lumpur
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2013

2 Sundays ago, me ,my son and few friends made a trip to hike this mountain..among us was a frequent hiker who repeatedly warned us of the slippery slopes and tough climbing,..we started at 7.15 am, there were plenty of people already getting ready to climg uphill.. the first 1.6km made me regret of planning this journey. the uphill walk... More

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PJ Malaysia
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2012

Cool and fresh. It's a challenging mountain to hike. Good for practices before climbing Gunung Tahan.

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Shah Alam, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2011

Like : Its quite challenging tracks & journey up to the peak. Its raining heavily when coming down from the peak. Wet condition is expected. Disliked : Heavy rain & no water at the top. Need to save some. Need to rethink twice if want to go up again next time. :)

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Kuala Lumpur
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2011 via mobile

It is actually located in the district of Hulu Langat,Selangor and not in Petaling Jaya bypassing a small town called Pangsun,spacious car park.Actual coordinates N 03.21717 E 101.88330,then you may have to trek for an approximately 6 hours realistically,along the way you may enjoy the lush greeneries of the equatorial forest,its very humid during daytime.Then you'll experience the small dam... More

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