Countryside Honeymoon Setting ~ Cameron Highlands, Pahang

If you can’t stand the hot weather and want something a little cooler – but not freezing cold – then a honeymoon in Cameron Highlands, Malaysia, is the perfect choice.

Located at the north-western tip of Pahang, Cameron Highlands provides breath-taking scenery with tea plantations, strawberry farms, lush green hills, and Tudor styled cottages. Although Cameron Highlands is known as a relaxing place to be, there are a number of activities you can enjoy with your partner.

 

Things to do in Cameron Highlands:

• Visit tea plantations and strawberry farms
• Play golf • Go jungle trekking
• Go on a nature walk and explore beautiful waterfalls
• Visit the Time Tunnel museum
• Indulge in a steam boat dinner – the best to have during the cold weather
• Visit the weekend night market and shop for fruits, vegetables, food and other knick knacks
• Relax and consume copious amount of tea, scones and strawberries

Where to stay in Cameron Highlands: Cameron Highlands Resort


Set amidst tea plantations and rolling hills, this boutique hideaway promises all the splendour, romance and nostalgia of Cameron Highlands’ grand colonial heritage.Tall French doors, timber-beamed ceilings and plantation shutters add colonial charm and a touch of nostalgia to our rooms.Enjoy a refreshing round of golf, a pink-cheeked ramble along jungle trails, or a leisurely walk through tea plantations and strawberry farms. To recover, you can have a cup of tea in the drawing room, or a tea bath at the Spa Village, or you may simply choose to spend the day curled up with a good book by the fireplace.


Peace, romance and tranquillity is what you’ll get when staying at the Cameron Highlands Resort. The resort has organised many wedding functions, and many go there for their honeymoon.

There are four types of accommodation to choose from; Deluxe Room, Two-Bedroom Suite, Junior Suite, the Cameron Suite and the Jim Thompson Suite.

Besides booking your preferred rooms, indulging in their honeymoon package called Treasured Moments will make your stay feel more special. The package cost RM1000 (excluding accommodation) and includes champagne, chocolates, strawberries and cream in your room, breakfast in bed, a trip to the tea plantation, a relaxing experience at the Spa Village, a romantic dinner with your own personal chef and fresh rose petals on your bed.

Set amidst tea plantations and rolling hills, this boutique hideaway promises all the splendor, romance and nostalgia of Cameron Highlands’ grand colonial heritage.

 

Island and Beach Style Honeymoon ~ Redang Island, Terengganu


A honeymoon on a beach is paradise, and the beach on Redang is divine! An extensive bay with azure waters, the wonderful location provides sights of tourism fun-time along with desires to recoil into a peaceful and rejuvenating escapade. Soft white sand, jungles surrounding the island, corals and fishes visible through the crystal clear turquoise water (angel fish, the parrot fish, tuna, turtles, barracudas), Redang Island is definitely a good choice as a honeymoon destination in Malaysia!

Things to do on Redang Island:

• Snorkelling and discover interesting sights through the crystal clear water
• Diving
• Play volleyball on the beach
• Island hopping (there are about nine islands in the archipelago)
• Wind surfing
• Hiking through the jungle
• Kayaking on the shoreline
• Take a romantic stroll on the beach while enjoying the beautiful sunset

Where to stay on Redang Island: Redang Island Resort (Formerly kown as Berjaya Redang Golf & Spa Resort)

Located on the beautiful Redang Island, Redang Island Resort offers standalone chalets that overlook the sea or rainforest. The property offers an outdoor pool, spa and free Wi-Fi in public areas.


The stylish chalets come with elegant wooden furnishings and high ceilings. Each tastefully decorated unit is equipped with a sofa seating area, TV and minibar. Shower facilities are in the en suite bathroom.

Guests can laze on the private beach area, or enjoy relaxing body treatments at the spa. Travel and sightseeing bookings can be made at the tour desk.

Enjoy a variety of Malaysian and international dishes at Santapan Café. Light snacks and refreshing beverages are offered at Santai Bar & Lounge.

Resort Redang Island is a 10-minute drive from Redang Jetty.

Continue reading on Best Place to Honeymoon in Malaysia (Part 1)