The Cameron Highlands is one of Malaysia’s most extensive hill stations. It covers an area of 712km², about the size of Singapore, At an elevation from 1135m to 1829m above sea level.
It is also the highest point in Malaysia accessible by road with Gunung Brinchang 2031m above the sea. During the day, the temperature seldom rises above 25°C; at night, it can drop to as low as 12°C.
There are four main roads into the area: two to the west, to Ipoh and to Tapah; and two to the east, to Gua Musang and Kuala Lipis.
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Article Title: Cameron Highlands : Pahang, Malaysia
Short Description: The Cameron Highlands is a district in Pahang, Malaysia occupying an area of 712.18 square kilometres (274.97 sq mi). To the north, its boundary touches that of Kelantan; to the west, it shares part of its border with Perak. Situated at the northwestern tip of Pahang, the “Camerons” is approximately 90 kilometres (56 mi) from Ipoh, roughly 200 kilometres (120 mi) from Kuala Lumpur or about 355 kilometres (221 mi) from Kuantan, the capital of Pahang. It is the smallest municipality in the state.
Author: Ruang-Ampon Buniad
Publisher - Orgnization: Asia Travel Gate
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