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Mahua Waterfall

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Secret place

It was a close 3hours driving from KK. When you are driving off the grid not to worry as you are on... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2017
Mayaaaaa
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Singapore, Singapore
Jaw Dropping

This is like a secret avatar garden, where the majestic fall is accompanies by the greenery plants... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
Yang Kwang L
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Penang, Malaysia
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Kg. Patau, Tambunan, Malaysia
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 19 May 2017

to all nature lover, if you come to Tambunan, Sabah, Borneo. Do go and visit Mahua waterfall. Borneo rain forest waterfall.

3  Thank mitchum82
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Reviewed 19 December 2013

if you had warm sunny day & happened to be in the area, do come for a cool water. it's about 30 minutes drive from Tambunan town. there's also a place for overnight & also a place to camp. entrance fee is not more than...More

3  Thank askelvin
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Reviewed 17 October 2017

It was a close 3hours driving from KK. When you are driving off the grid not to worry as you are on the right track. We got here as early as 8am and got the whole place to ourselves.

Thank Mayaaaaa
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This is like a secret avatar garden, where the majestic fall is accompanies by the greenery plants and on the rocks. The water is very cold and the waterfall creates a windy surroundings so do be prepared if you're taking a dip. You will be...More

Thank Yang Kwang L
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Came to Tambunan on a rainy weekend and it was even colder than the usual 'Switzerland of the East' weather, the water of Mahua waterfall was not only gushing fiercely but absolutely freezing! Didn't stop the locals from having lots of fun still. The rock...More

2  Thank mayooo87
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

This is definitely worth a small detour if you're driving through Tambunan. It's part of the Crocker Ranges National Park and there's a small entrance fee (more for visitors than locals). The walk to the waterfall only takes 10 or 15 minutes, through the rainforest...More

2  Thank Ejidy
Reviewed 19 May 2017

to all nature lover, if you come to Tambunan, Sabah, Borneo. Do go and visit Mahua waterfall. Borneo rain forest waterfall.

3  Thank mitchum82
Reviewed 18 April 2017

The water is like Ice cold water...I'm in only 10mins but I can't stand the coldness. The ambience was good, feeling in jungle. Becare full with the your step as it's too moldy and wet due to weather. Overall it very good if the water...More

2  Thank WBOS8
Reviewed 4 January 2017

My wife and I were there during the 2016 Christmas weekend. There was a crowd of about 20 people and it was quiet. Since the dormitories were vacant, we decided to stay for the night. We did not book ahead as it was a festive...More

3  Thank Steven_Teo
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Roads to go in there is a bit challenging. When i got there i was stunned and starter with the fascinating forest around. Walked through the forest till we reached at the waterfalls.....the water was very freshen and cold.....nice to swim but you wont stay...More

Thank komburongo
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Nice walk to the waterfall, beautiful trees and we'll maintained area. The water is quite cold and it could be busy on weekends.

Thank Brunozen
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Its not the biggest or tallest waterfall in sabah but its a good experience. The water is clean and very cold. Refreshing place to swim. U can have picnic here also.

Thank debbyC91
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