Larut, Matang & Selama

Bukit Larut (Maxwell Hill)

Malaysia’s oldest hill resort is located on Bukit Larut (formerly called Maxwell Hill), it is accessible only by four-wheel drive vehicles.

The road up twists and turns through tropical virgin jungle, the fresh green fragrance and cool air greeting you as you ascend. At the summit you are treated to a spectacular view of the west coast of the peninsula. Visitors can either stay at the Bukit Larut Resthouse or by making reservation through the Superintendent of Bukit Larut, Taiping, Tel: 05- 827243/827241, A Land Rover service at the foot of the hill is available at hourly intervals from 7.00 am to 6.00 pm daily. Fares are RM 2.50 for adults and RM 1.00 for children.