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Gunung Ledang (Mount Ophir)

| Gunung Ledang National Park, Melaka, Malaysia
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Ranked #26 of 68 Attractions in Melaka
Type: Mountains
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Bukit Mertajam, Malaysia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Gunung Ledang is just about 1 1/2 hours drive from Kuala Lumpur and to get there, just take the Tangkak's exit. Just take a left turn after the exit to head by the Tangkak town and proceed towards the small town of Sagil (where you can find the main entrance towards the Gunung Ledang National Park runs by The Johor... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Gunung Ledang is also know as Mount Ophir. It is the highest mountain,4186ft above sea level, in the state of Johor, Malaysia. It is situated mid way of Kuala Lumpur and Johor Bahru, Drive time from Kuala Lumpur to Gunung Ledang is abut 2 1/2 hours, the same if your are from Johor Bahru. We stayed at the Gunung Ledang... More

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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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7 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Gunung Ledang Resort complete with conference halls and meeting/function rooms cater for all occasions and holiday breaks for employees and family members alike. The food offerings are delicious and varied and the staff helpful and obliging. Outdoor activities are also available and swimming in the pools are a welcome refreshing change. Avoid the overly heavy rainy seasons to get full... More

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Singapore
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11 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

We set off from Spore around 6am via private transport and reached the park HQ around 930pm. Journey time (including custom clearance) from Spore to park HQ was about 3.5 hrs. To save time, we ate sandwich in the mini-bus and didn't stop along the way for breakfast. Climb registration including safety briefing took about 30 min. We started the... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

it was a nice hike up and down the slopes with few climbing trough the ropes and it was a good exercise and calories burning. Going up morning and reaching down at night coz we were slower and taking sometimes and relaxing and photo taking which is worth pay off with all the sweat.

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Subang Jaya, Malaysia
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30 attraction reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Firstly, we went here a few years ago. It is about a 5-hour drive from KL to this place as the highways do not pass anywhere close to it. Local folklore has it that a a princess with magical powers who resided on the mountain. Try going to this park and I believe you will not regret it. Good exercise... More

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Singapore
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

Tangkak. The waterfalls are sparklingly majestic, ever animated, always there. Its beautly, what is sadly left of it, is forever marred with debris, plastic trash, discarded bottles - also always there! The lower reaches of the waterfall, where shallow pools draw bathers are the worst polluted. Upstream, is no better. As the water cascades down several breaks, the strangling trash... More

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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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54 reviews 54 reviews
30 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

Located between the states of Melaka and Johor, this mountain offers a variety of activities. Visitors can hike from Asahan, Melaka and descend from Ledang, Johor. Along the way, there are spots where one can pitch their tents and enjoy their nights. Visitors can also have their picnics as well as pitch their tents at the base of the mountain.... More

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Melaka, Malaysia
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4 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2012

Let's begin with the fact thare are two entrances to the waterfall area. "Gate A" and "Gate B". Gate B is for the climbers who want to "summit" and I didn't take that route because, as mentioned by someone below you WILL need a guide. Gate A is for your ordinary Joe (or Jill) who wants to see a cool... More

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penang
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2012

This is a good place for hiking and youth , there is a wonderful waterfall, we all love it, but its not advisable when you are with children's, rubish everywhere, people must learn to throw rubbish in dust bin...it must be cleaned, it has fairy tale story to this place, heard of this puteri gunung ledang since i was a... More

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