On a popular note; Malaysia is famous for its stunning beaches, islands, waterfalls, theme parks, luxurious beach resorts and exciting water sports. But do you also know that Malaysia has some lush and very beautiful tea gardens? Growing tea for centuries; These refreshing tea plantations in Malaysia provide a spectacular view and are a paradise for nature fans and tea lovers. Does it seem strange? Come and see these lush green tea gardens and experience the charm and beauty that they possess.
Must visit tea gardens in Malaysia
If you are done exploring the beaches and pubs of Malaysia, the tea gardens will provide you with the much needed peace and quiet after all that crazy fun.
1. BOH Tea Garden – An award winning tea garden
Place: Sungai Palas Gardens, Brinchang, 39100, Malaysia
Spread across over 1200 hectares of tea gardens, BOH is one of the largest and most popular tea gardens in Malaysia. The name was taken from the ‘Bohea’ hills of the country’s Fujian province. BOH Tea Plantation has been carrying the legacy of producing one of the finest qualities of tea since 1929 and is reputed as one of the leading integrated tea companies in the world cultivating, processing, packing and marketing its own brand of authentic tea varieties. Does it. Enjoy surreal views of the rolling terrain and take part in a fascinating factory tour before enjoying specialty tea varieties at the souvenir shop.
opening time: 9 am to 4:30 pm
stamp: free admission
How to reach BOH Tea Garden: It is located midway between Tea Garden Town Brinchang and Gunung Brinchang. It is 203 kilometers from Kuala Lumpur and takes about 3 hours to reach. If you are driving, take Hill Lane near E Feng Gu Honey Bee Farm in Brinchang and reach the plantation.
places to stay: Heritage Hotel, Sekata Apartments and Century Pines Resort
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2. Cameroon Tea Plantations – Swear by the spectacular views
Place: Tanah Rata, Tanah Rata, south of Malaysia
Feel the intoxicating aroma of exotic tea as you step into a Cameroon tea plantation. Popularly known as Bharat Tea Estate, this lush green tea garden is simply spectacular and invigorates the mind and soul. Owned by a business-class family from Uttar Pradesh, the Cameron Tea Plantation has been in operation since 1933 and is the second largest tea plantation in Malaysia. Apart from appreciating the stunning nature all around, one can visit the souvenir shop, and enjoy a cup of exotic variety of highland tea along with tea cakes, scones with cream and strawberry jam. It is one of the best tea gardens in Malaysia, offering all its visitors a wonderful view of the garden and the stream flowing through the foothills.
opening time: From 8:30 am to 6 pm. On weekends the tea garden opens at 8 am and closes at 7 pm.
stamp: INR 172/person
How to reach Cameroon Tea Plantation: Cameron Tea Plantation is about 200 kilometers from Kuala Lumpur and can be reached in about 3 hours. Drive to Tanah Rata and hire a private taxi to travel about 4 kilometers to reach Cameroon Tea Plantations.
places to stay: Flora Boutique Hotel, Hotel Rose Crest Hill and Strawberry Park Resort
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3. Gaharu Tea Valley – An Organic Tea Farm
Place: JLN Sungai Itek, 31600 Gopeng, Perak State, Malaysia
Consisting of 200,000 trees of a special hybrid Aquilaria, Gaharu Tea Valley is another Malaysia tea plantation, spread over 300 acres. Gahru Tea Valley is a picturesque place in Malaysia, with the Great Wall of Gahru in the background. Interestingly, Gahru Tea Valley has also proudly entered the Malaysia Book of Records for being the pioneer in organic Gahru plantation in Malaysia.
opening time: 9 am to 6 pm
stamp: INR 173/person
How to reach Gaharu Tea Valley: This tea garden is 185 kilometers away from Kuala Lumpur. Hire a private taxi and reach Gopeng which is the nearest town and is at a 10-minute driving distance from the tea garden.
places to stay: Gopeng guesthouse, hijau and pah d’jeram homestay
Are you a tea lover and already interested to visit these tea gardens in Malaysia? So, next time, during your trip to Malaysia with Tour TravelH otels, do not forget to visit these lush green slopes and be mesmerized by its beauty and freshness. This tea garden is in your holiday plans.
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