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Kota Tinggi Waterfalls

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Address: 15 km NW of Kota Tinggi Town, Malaysia
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'Not well maintain'

Entrance fees & car will be charge at the main entrance. But sadly to say that the place wasn't maintain and the cleanliness in teribble condition. The pool with slide tube, water... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed October 11, 2016
Sara Y
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Penang
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Singapore, Singapore
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I arrived there pretty early with my 11 year-old daughter - about 08:00, after leaving Singapore at 06:30. The first thing I noticed was that all the trash from the day before was still strewn around the place. The waterfalls (there's two) are ok, but it looks like there's more areas beyond the second one that are closed off. The... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016 via mobile

An ok place to visit if you are in Kota Tinggi. A refreshing stop just for the waterfall. Has an entry ticket for individuals as well as a vehicle. However it is thoroughly neglected Place so much in want of maintenance. We spent an hour or so, early in the morning so it was manageable once the people start coming... More 

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Penang
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 11, 2016

Entrance fees & car will be charge at the main entrance. But sadly to say that the place wasn't maintain and the cleanliness in teribble condition. The pool with slide tube, water were extremely dirty & brown color. I'm truly scared to touch the water and feel like the pool for cows to swim. Toilet with algae, no worker taking... More 

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1 Thank Sara Y
Senai, Malaysia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2016

Went there in afternoon. Clear sky. Took bus from JB city square to kota tinggi. From kota tinggi shuttle bus to water fall is available once an hour. It charges 3RM. Else you can take taxi, which is always available for 25RM[4pax, negotiable to 23RM]. We directly went to the top waterfall. There is a net with DANGER written on... More 

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Thank Sudhagar K
Shenyang, China
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016 via mobile

Visited with friends in the afternoon. Charged 50 RM for 3 adults + car. The hike was decent, but there was trash and garbage EVERYWHERE. Not only were locals leaving their garbage, but it looked like the place hadn't been cleaned in months. The lower area was ok for a swim, but don't waste your time.

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Thank Casey V
Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

This waterfall area falls under the greater Kota Tinggi waterfall resort. There are regular abseiling tours to the waterfalls (known as Pelepah waterfalls) which you can pre-book. Your hike to see the waterfalls will begin from the gate of the resort. Please be advised, this hike is not for the leisure loving. There are places where you will have to... More 

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Thank RaktimRay
Malaysia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

If you're going there to just witness a waterfall then it's alright. But recently the quality of the place has worsen. Dirty diapers everywhere and litter as well. Such a shame.

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1 Thank VincentCham32
Malaysia
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30 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 16, 2016

Recently brought some friends from oversea to visit this place. It has been privatized for some time, so we need to pay entrance fee (RM 7.60 for Malaysian and RM15 for foreigner) compared to it's FOC years ago. We are disappointed due to: 1. The park is not well taken care of. There are rubbish here and there. 2. The... More 

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Thank y_elaine
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 6, 2016

The Kota Tinggi falls have always been a good pitstop for me en route up north to, say Melaka, or KL etc. In recent years it appears a little run down, adjacent development seem to have overtaken it. Still a good place to pitstop, cool off sitting under the curtain of falling water on a good day, just to relive... More 

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Thank Michael C
Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

We visited Kota Tinggi waterfall last Friday and there ws hardly any visitors. So we almost had the entire waterfall for ourselves and thoroghly enjoyed sitting under the cascading water for more than and hour. While the waterfall is not the tallest ir grandest: it is nice and water is cool and refreshig. The pool is shallow so children can... More 

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