Malaysia is a country full of wonder. You might have heard about their majestic rainforest. Malaysia has rainforest that is called as the Asia’s Amazon. Adventure in Malaysia is a must. Your trip in Malaysia is not complete without having an adventure to magical, beautiful places. Aside from that, Malaysia is a nice place to stay. There are various accommodation types you can book in advance just so you can stay comfortably during your visit. It is highly recommended to try one of their rainforest resorts.
Recommended places to stay in Malaysia
Malaysia has everything you need for a perfect, adventurous trip. They have stunning islands, cool highlands, and majestic rainforest. In addition to the perfection, there are also perfect tropical retreats in the form of rainforest resorts you can book for your trip.
Borneo Rainforest Lodge is located in Danum Valley, Sabah, Malaysia. This resort is considered the most exclusive, luxurious, and private in Malaysia. Its located is very secluded that the nearest civilization can be found in five hours away.
The place is built on wooden stilts entirely. To preserve the rainforest floors, it is also built with walkways above ground. There are about 30 chalet units. However, do not expect for air conditioning. The place is cooled using traditional method which just as effective. One of must activities during your stay is wildlife sightings.
Belum Rainforest Resort is located in Pulau Banding, Perak, Malaysia. There are many interesting features that this resort reserves for their guests. You may have heard about the Belum-Temengor Rainforest. It is a 130 million years old rainforest and considered one of the oldest in the world. There are various hotel rooms you can book. You can even stay in a houseboat or standalone villa. During your stay in this resort, you will get to see the Rafflesia (the world’s largest flower), tapirs, Asian elephants, Malayan tigers, and 10 species of hornbill.
Tabin Wildlife Resort is located in Lahad Datu, Sabah, Malaysia. It is located precisely in the Tabin Wildlife Reserve.
This resort itself is emphasizing on conservation and environmental practices. It is because this reserve is where endangered animals are currently living. You will also get to see various birds in this reserve since there are about 260 species of them. Staying at this resort will make you feel closer to nature and the wildlife. There are many things you can learn about them through fun activities such as rainforest education, night safaris, wildlife excursions, etc.
Mutiara Taman Negara Resort is located in Pahang, Malaysia. Taman Negara rainforest is the largest national park in Peninsular. Not to mention that it is the oldest tropical rainforest in the world. Staying in the resort, you will get to experience many things to know more about the nature and ecotourism. This resort itself is hidden among the ancient forest with 108 rooms available for the guests. You can also opt to stay in Malay timber chalets, guest houses, or bungalows. Other options include hostels, dormitories, and camping ground.