Mount Tahan, Taman Negara National Park

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Mountain · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Mount Tahan (Malay: Gunung Tahan), is the highest point in Peninsular Malaysia with an elevation of 7,175 ft (2,187 m) above sea level. It is located within the Taman Negara national forest, in the state of Pahang. The mountain is part of the Tahan Range in the Tenasserim Hills and is popular with local climbers.

Gunung Tahan is considered by many to be one of the toughest treks in Peninsular Malaysia.

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  • Merapoh - Gunung Tahan - Merapoh The most challenging treck we ever did! Prepare for long days of hiking and cold nights... We are: 2 Germans with experience of hiking in the Alps and Andes. Date...  more »
  • One of the most arduous trek . Lot of walking was lucky enough to join a very enthusiastic group who made this great trek a wonderful experience which i would carry for a long time. Please be...  more »
  • Primary Rain Forest, Rich in Bio-diversity. Tallest peak in Peninsular Malaysia.
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