• Ulu Bendol Recreational
Forest • Talang Dam • Pasir Panjang Recreational Forests • Jeram Toi •
• Lenggang Recreational Forest • Gunung Tampin • Batu Maloi Cave •
Gallah Forest Reserve •
• Jempol Serting Ulu Recreational Forest •
Bendol Recreational Forest
You will find this recreational forest on top of Angsana Hill (Bukit
Angsana), covered with tropical rain forest which is one of the oldest
forest in the world, about 130 million years old! If you are in for a
cool dip, there are water falls and a man-made lake.
Playground, parking space and shops are available here and is a
favourite place for picnickers especially during the weekends. For the
adventurous, one could do jungle trekking to Gunung Angsi where you can
get good views of Seremban and the Straits of Melaka below . The trek
takes about two hours. Or alternatively, you can take the shorter trails
around the park that branches out from the park headquarters where
dipterocarp canopy above shelters the path. Sungai Batang Terachi
(Batang Terachi River) runs through the area and is an excellent spot
for swimming and picnicking. Bring mosquito repellent! This recreational
forest is also a habitat for mousedeers, wild boar and monkeys. There
are chalets for rent at the Ulu Bendol Park for only RM30 per night.
These A-shaped chalets are basic so bring along your
own bedding and basic accessories.
Opening hours: 7.00am - 7.00pm
Location: Along the Seremban-Kuala Pilah road at km 18
With small green islands dotted around the the vast waters of the lake
bordered by lush greenery of the tropical rainforest against the
landscape of hills and mountains standing tall amidst blue skies, it is
a beautiful place. The 90 acre lake has amenities like jetty boats,
kayaks, fishing and camping grounds as well as comfortable wooden cabins
to stay over.
Location: 40 minutes drive from
Seremban through Bukit Putus. After the
Terachi Police Station, take a left at the Kg. Talang junction.
Pasir Panjang Recreational
It was opened to the public in 1985. and is also one of the favourite
spots for bird watchers. It is along the coastal area with a panoramic
view, rest house facilities are found in this recreational forest.
Location: 28km south of Port
Jeram Toi is another recreational forest, known for it's 30 ft beautiful
cascading water fall. Jeram Toi is a popular picnic spot among the
locals. One can reach Jeram Toi by taking a 45 mins. bus ride from the
Seremban Bus Station at Terminal One
Location: km-28 along the Seremban
- Kuala Klawang trunk road.
Lenggang Recreational Forest
In 1984, Lenggeng Recreational Forest was opened and it has a 20 ft
water fall. The surrounding is very breathtaking, full of
greenery. Entrance is free.
Location: 16km away from Seremban
The road leading towards the peak of Gunung Tampin is tarred for
visitors conveniences. It is a favourite spot for recreational
activities and jungle expedition.
Location: 2 miles away from Tampin
Trekking through the Mount Tampin (Gunung Tampin) Forest Reserve, this
lush rainforest is home to Batu Maloi Cave. The Cave formed beneath the
masses of large rocks is one kilometer in length. A clear stream lazily
makes its way around the stones and boulders that make up the cave floor.
narrow and winding passage into the cave can prove to be quite perilous,
especially in the dark. It is advisable that you explore the cave in
groups of at least three with a experienced guide. Be prepared for any
danger as a sudden rainfall could result in the water level rising very
fast - quite a scary scenario for the inexperienced. On the way to the
cave, you will pass a stream, of which a Watergate controls the water
level. The smooth flowing stream with its sandy floor is great for a
Location: 35 km from Kuala Pilah
Gallah Forest Reserve
This tropical forest offers a few outdoor facilities here such as jungle
trekking, picnicking, camping, playground and resting huts. Entrance is
Location: 7km west from Seremban
town en route the old Seremban - Kuala Lumpur road.
Jempol Serting Ulu Recreational
Negeri Sembilan is popular for its' recreational parks. Serting Ulu
Recreational Forest is one of them. There's a water fall and a few
rapids. Facilities such as parking area, suspension bridge, food stalls,
lavatory and rest huts are available.
Location: 3 miles from Jalan Batu
Kikir - Simpang Pertang