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1 day trip from Kuala Lumpur to Cameron Highlands

Post by primavera1 » Thu, 05 Apr 2012 1:11 pm

Hi everyone

I need some advice on a trip I plan to the Cameron Highlands.
Unfortunately, I will only have 1 day starting in Kuala Lumpur so that I need a very convenient and time-saving solution. Beyond that, I'll be travelling alone (female, mid-twenties) and safety is another very imporant aspect for me.

I assume I have 3 options:

1. organized full day trip booked via travel provide, either alone or in a group. Does anyone know a serious provider?

2. private taxi driver to bring me to the CH. Does anyone know a serious driver or company?

3. rental car

I really need your feedback. It would be great if you had a recommendation or some contacts for me as I am a little bit concerned when it comes to safety.

Thanks in advance!

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Post by Mad Scientist » Thu, 05 Apr 2012 6:10 pm

Cameron Highland is much further than Genting as it crosses into the State of Perak. There is no way you can do this trip in 1 day. From KL is about 2 hrs drives to exit of the Highway. from the foot of the Mountain will take you about 1 hr up to the top. This will be on a free traffic day which you rarely got any.
This is absurd. Safety is not an issue. Go to any Hotel Concierge or Travel Agent in KL , they will arrange for you . Even at the airport counter too.
But seriously for One day to go to Cameron and back is pure madness
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Re: 1 day trip from Kuala Lumpur to Cameron Highlands

Post by Cannavaro » Thu, 05 Apr 2012 9:23 pm

the schedule is too tight. you could try your luck with the tour agencies. below has some contacts. Maybe they could arrange for a separate trip for you at a higher charge.
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Post by mavchew » Thu, 07 Jun 2012 10:11 am

it seem too late to give u this info. i used to go kl, penang , ipoh and cameon highland with few friends by booking a transport with a driver(guide ) i'm not sure whether u can get the same driver, they will arrange the schedules and hotels for us with a reasonable price . we went up to cameron highland as a short trip too. actually there's nothing much to shop but just some nice scene and relaxing enviroment for u to stay a night. 2 days 1 night will be enuff.

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