Gading (Perigi)

GADING (PERIGI)

The Gunung Gading National Park near Lundu is world-famous for its Rafflesia flowers which regularly bloom near the Park headquarters. During those times, tourists flock to see the largest flower in the world but it can be difficult to predict and the blooming period is very short. It seems to be most common in November, December, February and March but can happen at any time of the year. There is also some very good trekking in the Park.

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Serapi

SERAPI

Gunung Serapi is located in Kubah National Park and is near to the Matang wildlife sanctuary. At 911m, it is the tallest peak in the Kuching area. It can easily be climbed in a single day, as most hikers complete the trek in 5 hours or less and it is a very popular jogging spot. The mountain is actually known as the Matang range, and Serapi is the highest peak of the range.

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Pugung

Facts Elevation: 1,964 m (6,444 ft) Prominence: 990 m Ribu category: Spesial Province: Lampung Google Earth: kml Other names: Rating: Bagging It! Unknown at present. Practicalities Getting there There are regular buses from Bandar Lampung (Rajabasa terminal) to Liwa (where you can change) and one bus per day direct to Ranau. There is even a […]

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Tutoh

Facts Elevation: 1,254 m (4,114 ft) Prominence: 988 m Ribu category: Spesial Province: Sarawak (Malaysia) Google Earth: kml Other names:   Rating: Bagging It! This peak is on the other side of the Tutoh river from the main Mulu range. It may have a completely different name. Practicalities Local Average Monthly Rainfall (mm): Getting there […]

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Western Hill

Facts Elevation: 833 m (2,733 ft) Prominence: 833 m Ribu category: Spesial Province: Peninsular Malaysia Google Earth: kml Other names:   Rating: Bagging It! Western Hill is the highest point of the island of Penang or Pinang. Many visitors visit nearby Penang Hill, which is easily accessible and features temples, restaurants, souvenir stalls, an owl […]

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Rembau

Facts Elevation: 884 m (2,900 ft) Prominence: 638 m Ribu category: Spesial Province: Peninsular Malaysia Google Earth: kml Other names:   Rating: Photos ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] Bagging It! Gunung Rembau is the highest part of the range of which the popular Gunung Datuk ( approximately 700m) is a part. Gunung Datuk can be […]

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Batu Lawi

Facts Elevation: 2,046 m (6,713 ft) Prominence: 773 m Ribu category: Spesial Province: Sarawak (Malaysia) Google Earth: kml Other names:   Rating: Photos ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] Bagging It! Batu Lawi is one of Borneo’s most iconic mountains, with two steep summit pinnacles. It can be clearly seen from the small aircraft that fly […]

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