Discover the scenic views of Mount Jerai and camp near its peak for an exciting adventure.
Mount Jerai is a mountain in Kedah, Malaysia at the Titiwangsa mountain ranges. The height of the mountain is 1217 metres high which is the second highest peak in Kedah just after Mount Bintang. The mountain is also very unique as it is the only mountain that is situated near the coast. It is also believed that Mount Jerai was only 23 metres above sea level very long time ago and you can find sands like those in beaches at Mount Jerai. The information board at the peak said that the mountain used to be an island before the sea levels receded transforming it into a mountain. Nevertheless, Mount Jerai is a popular hiking spot for locals because of the amazing sceneries it offers along the way and at the peak.
This tour brings you on a 2 days 1-night adventure at the beautiful Mount Jerai. You will be camping at the camping site located near the peak of Mount Jerai for the night. There are 3 popular trails for the hike up to the peak of Mount Jerai. Jejak Warisan which is 13 kilometres long and takes almost 6 to 8 hours is the most challenging among the 3 trails. Tangga Kenari trail is 8 kilometres long and takes about 3 to 4 hours to reach the peak. Lastly, Seri Perigi that is 6 kilometres long and takes around 3 to 4 hours to reach the peak of Mount Jerai. Both the trails Tangga Kenari and Seri Perigi is considered as moderate hikes. You will choose from one of the 3 trails to hike the peak.
As you hike up the trails of Mount Jerai, you will get to explore an unspoilt forest. With the scenic nature views in accompany when you hike up the trails, you will be amazed by the biodiversity in the tropical rainforest. Your guide will be able to point out some of the interesting plants or animals you will see along the hike. Our experienced guide will make sure everything is fine so do not worry as your safety is the priority. When you edge closer to the peak, get ready for amazing views surrounding the mountain. You will be fascinated as you will be able to see both wide ocean and vast paddy fields. Depending on the time of your hike, you may see the paddy field either green or gold colours.
Once you reach the top of Mount Jerai, the guides will set up a camping site and then start preparing the barbecue session. Enjoy a unique barbecue experience in the wilderness and cool weather. Overnight at the campsite and then you will be picked up on the next day from the camping site back to the base.
Refer to the map below to see a list of pick up locations that are available for you to choose from. You can select your desired pick up location when you book the tour.
List of Locations:
Pick up is also available for other locations under the vicinity of Kedah. For more information, please contact Adventoro's concierge service.
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