Since opening, the Sungai Klah Hot Springs Park has seen a non-stop stream of visitors. The Sungai Klah Hot Springs, set amidst the lush greenery at the foothills of the Titiwangsa Range, is where many come to seek cure for skin disorders, rheumatism, arthritis, insomnia, respiratory troubles, blood circulation, fractures and other ailments. At the shallow hot springs swimming pool, temperature is maintained at 30ºC to 40ºC while that at the smaller streams running parallel to the boardwalk ranges from 100ºC to 102ºC. The facilities on this hot springs park are one of the newest and the best in the country. One can feel the silky sensation on the skin after dipping or swimming in the mineral and sulphur rich shallow swimming pool. Apart from the swimming pool, there are the therapeutic pools, water reflexology course, Jacuzzis, family baths and mountain spring pools with cold water from nearby hills.
There is a food court located here but the food is just average at best. The western food is poor. The local Malay food at one of the stall is the best of the rest.
Entrance fee Adult/Child RM5/RM3. Best time to visit is on a weekday as weekends can get too crowded when at times, busloads of people come. For a dip at the cold mountain springs pool: RM3 (adult), RM2 (child and senior citizen), RM1 (handicapped child) and free entrance to children aged four years old and below. Use of private Jacuzzi: Ordinary Jacuzzi (up to six persons): RM25 per hour ,Superior Jacuzzi (up to eight persons): RM50 per hour. Opening Hours, The park is open all year round from 8am to 10pm. The cold pool is open from 8am to 7pm.
Places to stay
There are new five-star villas at the Hot Springs Park that come with their own private Jacuzzi. The single and double bedroom villas cost RM900 and RM1,200 per night respectively. There is a 30 per cent discount for Government servants. Call 05-4414 493 or fax 05-4388 760.
Trolak Country Resort is 16 km from the park and set within the Felda Pusat Latihan Trolak. You can go boating, rafting and fishing or explore caves and pick fruits in season. Jungle trekking, bird watching and camping activities can be arranged. At the Trolak Country Resort, Suria restaurant serves both local and western fare from 7am to 11pm. The Trolak Country Resort offers rooms at RM100. For details or reservations, call 05-4388 687 or fax: 05-4388 868.
About 1½ hours drive from Kuala Lumpur. Motorists from the north or south traveling on the PLUS Highway will have to exit at the Sungkai toll plaza. From there, it is another 20 mins drive to the Hot Springs Park. There are many signages to assist drivers.
The Trolak Country Resort is less than 30 minutes drive from the park via the old road to Slim River and Tanjung Malim.Facilities
Contact Info: SUNGAI KLAH HOT SPRINGS PARK
- Hot Springs Swimming Pool
- Therapeutic Pool
- natural Hot Springs & Board Walk
- Egg Boiling Activity
- Water Reflexology Course
- Food Court
- Souvenir Shop
- Traditional Massage
- Family Bath
36000 Sungkai, Perak , Malaysia
Tel: +605 441 4493
Fax: +605 438 8760KUALA LUMPUR SALES OFFICE
Plantation Resorts Sdn Bhd (514497-X)
2nd Floor, Balai Felda, Jalan Gurney 1,
54000 Kuala Lumpur
Tel: (6)03-2697 9772
Fax: (6)03-2693 5104
Front Office: 014 6368439