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Fraser's Hill

Fraser's Hill is perhaps the prettiest of all hill resorts in Malaysia. Nestling at 1,524 meters above sea level on the majestic Titiwangsa Range, it is about one and a half hours drive from Kuala Lumpur.

 

This charming little hideaway with a population of about 1,000 is not unlike a quiet Scottish village. Granite mock-Tudor cottages sit amidst the brilliantly-colored blooms of an English-style garden. Most of these bungalows are private residences but some have been converted into holiday bungalows for visitors. They enable visitors to enjoy a country-style holiday in a cool, refreshing ambience, where avenings bring along swirling mists to descend upon the little hamlet while cold winds breeze though the lofty pine trees.

Fraser's Hill takes its name after a Scottish adventurer, Louis James Fraser who set up a tin ore trading station in the forested mountains on the Pahang - Selangor border. In later years, Bishop Ferguson-Davie mounted a search for Fraser but could not find him. Instead, the potential of hills as a cool getaway was discovered.

Little Hamlet

Life in the little hamlet of Fraser's Hill revolve around the market square dominated by a small clock tower, the most photographed object in this highland retreat. Picturesque colonial-style buildings have found new uses as the post office, police station, a clinic, a tourist information centre, cafes and restaurants. For the bird lovers, there is also a Bird Interpretive Centre at the sport complex. Though equipped with adequate visitor amenities, development at this resort hideaway has been careful to preserve the environment. Thus, visitors are assured of Fraser's Hills' original charms.

The Little England of Malaysia

The Little England of Malaysia Fraser's Hill takes its name after a Scottish adventurer, Louis James Fraser who set up a tin ore trading station in the forested mountains on the Pahang Selangor border.

Birdwatching

Birdwatching Fraser's Hill has long been a top international destination for bird watching. The undisturbed jungle, green-clad mountainous terrain and the cool climate attract over 270 species of birds.

Fun Outdoor Activities at Fraser's Hill

Nicknamed The Little England of Malaysia, the colonial roots of Fraser's Hill began from the discovery of the liveable plateau bordered by the seven hills by its namesake, Louis James Fraser. Enjoy your stay here in Fraser's Hill.

Nature Trails

Nature Trails There are eight well-kept jungle trails criss-crossing the hill resort, each named after a few pioneers of Fraser's Hill.

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Getting there

By Road:

Located about 100 km. from Kuala Lumpur City and 227 km. from Kuantan, Fraser’s Hill is accessible by road. From Kuala Lumpur drive toward Kuala Kubu Baru and from there another 45 km. via the gap to the hill top. From Kuantan take the East Coast Highway to Bentong then proceed toward Raub until you meet the junction to Teranum then to the Gap. From there it’s another 8 km. to go through the narrow winding road. There is no more traffic control, take the old road to go up and the new road to go down

There is no bus service to Fraser’s Hill, hired taxi is always available from Kuala Lumpur. Bentong, Raub and Kuala Kubu Baru direct to the hilltop. It’s also have komuter service (train) from Kuala Lumpur – Kuala Kubu Baru and from there it is another 45 km. to reach the hilltop.

Useful Information

Contact Info:

Tourist Information Centre
TeL: 609-362 2201


Town Council
Tel: 609-355 1175


District Office
Tel: 609-355 1963


Health Centre
Tel: 609-362 2333


Police Station
Tel: 609-362 2222


F.H. Golf Club
Tel: 609-362 2129


Things to do

Bird Watching

Jungle Trekking

Night Walk

Golfing

Nature Appreciation

Horse Riding

Fishing & Boating

Archery

Waterfall

Children Play Ground

Bird Gallery

Accommodation

Accommodation Listing

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