Taman Maga Nooh

Taman Maga NoohTaman Maga Nooh is one of the tourism destinations that are well known not only among local tourist but also among foreign tourists. It is a garden covering an area of 2,472 hectares of tropical rainforest found in Malaysia. Taman Maga has many historical and interesting sites for tourists such as the legends of the ancient Lundayeh Warrior called Upai Semaring who was famous thousands of years ago. Apart from that, there are aslo a waterfall called Maga Waterfall and a garden of about 3 hectares flourishing with wild flowers and wild orchids. This garden is named Maga Nature Garden.

The Maga Waterfall or Ruab Maga in Lundayeh language stretches over several hundred meters with both flat and steep parts each with its own charm. On one of the flatter parts, there are marks resembling footprints. The local believe that these are footprints of Upai Semaring. The Lundayeh people’s famous ancestor. Not far from the Maga campsite, slip into one of the natural pools for a refreshing bath.

The Beauty of Maga Waterfall

Maga Waterfall

Maga Campsite

Maga Campsite

Maga Nature Garden

Payeg Maga

Maga Nature Garden which is also known as Maga Natural Flower Garden or in Lundayeh language called Payeh Maga, is an extraordinary forest in Maga area. This flower garden of approximately 3 hectares has abundance of wild orchids, rhododendrons and pitcher plants. According to small time researches conducted by visitors to this area, the orchids here normally bloom between July and September. It is believed that an area within the Payeh Maga is the resting place of the spirit of Kuala Maga. This area is constantly clean when the spirit of Kuala Maga is resting there. This flower garden is located not far from the Maga campsite which is about 10 minutes’ walk.

Various types of wild flowers & pitcher plants found in Maga Nature Garden

Wild Flowers & Pitcher Plants

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8 responses to this post.

  1. Posted by Natalie Dolly on October 3, 2008 at 8:37 pm

    I saw a lot of beautiful pictures of Maga fall when i was in Long Pa’ Sia, unfortunately I didn’t have the opportunity to go there.. :(.. Wish I could see in front of me the beauty of Maga one day..

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  2. Well ! you are welcome to see the beauty of Maga Waterfall. Do enjoy jungle trekking along the way to Maga Waterfall. Cheers !

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  3. Posted by tdam on January 20, 2009 at 7:21 am

    ermmmmmmm,conduct da journey trough border,much advantagessssssssss,,,,,right?????

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  4. Hi !….true…. trekking along the border more challenging.

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  5. Posted by olivia on April 3, 2012 at 2:56 pm

    is the maga nature garden and taman bunga nooh is same?

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  6. Hi! What is the best time of the year to visit Taman Maga and other attractions in the vicity? Looking forward to enjoy the flora diversity and hiking to Bukit Rimau.

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