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Houseboat Stay @ Royal Belum State Park, Perak ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พ

Have been reading ๐Ÿ“– / watching ๐Ÿ‘€ a lotsss about Royal Belum State Park ๐ŸŒณ๐ŸŒณ of Gerik, Perak ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พ which covered by various main medias ๐Ÿ“ฐ๐Ÿ“บ๐Ÿ“ป, newspapers๐Ÿ—ž๐Ÿ“ฐ, documentaries, articles๐Ÿ“š๐Ÿ“—๐Ÿ“˜๐Ÿ“™, social media platforms ๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ’ป๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ’ป etc.

SiennyLovesDrawing ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿป is really amazed ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿคฉ with its beautiful greenery ๐ŸŒณ๐Ÿ’š๐ŸŒณ surrounding as she loves ๐Ÿ’— nature & really wish she can be there personally ๐Ÿ’ญ

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Guess whatโ“โ‰๏ธ

Yeahโ€ผ๏ธย Her dream comes trueโ€ผ๏ธ๐Ÿ˜ƒ๐Ÿ˜

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She recently got an exclusive opportunity to join a group of the other 19pax media members ๐Ÿ‘ญ๐Ÿ‘ซ๐Ÿ‘ฌ to enjoy aย 2๏ธโƒฃD1๏ธโƒฃNย houseboat stay trip ๐ŸŽ’๐Ÿ•ถ๐Ÿงข๐Ÿ‘Ÿat Casuarina@Temenggor1๏ธโƒฃ โ›ด to Royal Belum Rainforestย ๐ŸŒณ๐Ÿ’š๐ŸŒณ

Yesโœ… Yesโœ… ~ Royal Belum ๐ŸŒณ๐ŸŒณย , The Worldโ€™s ๐ŸŒ Oldest Rainforest ๐Ÿ’š๐Ÿ’š~

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The trip was started with a 5๏ธโƒฃ-hour++ coach ๐ŸšŒ๐Ÿš trip from KL to Banding Island Jetty โš“๏ธ (Approximately 372km), Perak state of Malaysia ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พ

 

Then, she was boarding from the jetty โš“๏ธ to Casuarina@Temenggor1๏ธโƒฃ houseboat โ›ด for checked in with the group ๐Ÿ‘ญ๐Ÿ‘ฌ๐Ÿ‘ซ It was a late check-in though of 4๏ธโƒฃpm. While the houseboat normal check-in time is 2๏ธโƒฃpm

Got her room with her room mate๐Ÿ‘ญ, some of the facilities on boardโ›ด,

  • All rooms are twin sharing (some are available to connecting with next door), with cabinet ๐Ÿšช, air conditioning ๐Ÿ’จโ„๏ธ, TV ๐Ÿ“บ , kettle, towels, toiletries etc.
  • Full board meals ๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿดof breakfast, lunch & dinner at open deck โ›ด dining area by the kitchen crews on board ๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿณ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿณ
  • CCTV ๐Ÿ“บ for all guestsโ€™ ๐Ÿ‘ฌ๐Ÿ‘ญ๐Ÿ‘ซ safety & security
  • Shower ๐Ÿšฟ cum restrooms ๐Ÿšฝ (Opppss…She forgot ๐Ÿคฆ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ to capture a photo ๐Ÿ“ธ for sharing…It’s clean ya)
  • Karaoke ๐ŸŽค ๐ŸŽผ๐ŸŽถ๐ŸŽต system
  • Open deck โ›ด for fishing ๐ŸŽฃ activities etc.

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She has then enjoyed the welcome drink๐Ÿน, afternoon tea time โ˜•๏ธ & attended a brief introduction about Royal Belum Forest ๐ŸŒณ๐ŸŒณ by the boat captain cum guide, Pak Man ๐Ÿ’๐Ÿฝโ€โ™‚๏ธ

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Then, a speed boat ๐Ÿšค transfer to Sungai Papan to visit the wet animals saltlicks ~ Sira Gajah. The guide ๐Ÿ’๐Ÿฝโ€โ™‚๏ธ has shared that saltlick isย a mineral salt source for the animals/ herbivores especially to gain their energy ๐Ÿ’ช๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป

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The guide ๐Ÿ’๐Ÿฝโ€โ™‚๏ธ also shared thatย around 7๏ธโƒฃam to ๐Ÿ”Ÿam or 6๏ธโƒฃpm to 7๏ธโƒฃpm daily, possible to view some animals stopping by here if lucky ๐Ÿ€

Sigh…No luck ๐Ÿ€ for her & her group ๐Ÿ‘ญ๐Ÿ‘ซ๐Ÿ‘ฌ during their saltlick visit though…No animalsโŒ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ…, but only the camera ๐Ÿ“ท which being placed on a tree ๐ŸŒณ to capture ๐Ÿ“ธ the animal visitsss to the saltlick ๐Ÿ˜”๐Ÿ˜Œ

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Guess whatโ“โ‰๏ธ

She has made a mistake ๐Ÿคฆ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ when 1๏ธโƒฃst heard ๐Ÿ‘‚๐Ÿป from the guide๐Ÿ’๐Ÿฝโ€โ™‚๏ธ, she thought it was salt lake, upon arrival she was wondering where was the lakeโ“โ‰๏ธ Ha…Ha…Saltlicks vs Salt lake ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜œ

Yeahโ€ผ๏ธ Free ๐Ÿ†“ activities till ๐Ÿฝ๐ŸดBBQ ๐Ÿข๐Ÿข dinner to be ready & served then. Some of her friends ๐Ÿ‘ฌ๐Ÿ‘ญ๐Ÿ‘ซ were enjoyed reading ๐Ÿ“– / rest ๐Ÿ˜ด๐Ÿ’ค in room, some chit chatting ๐Ÿ—ฃ๐Ÿ‘ฅ๐Ÿ‘ค๐Ÿ‘ฅ, some fishing ๐ŸŽฃ …

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While she felt so relax ๐Ÿ˜Œ & just lay back on a beach chair at open deck โ›ด to enjoy the nice wind breeze & watch ๐Ÿ‘€ the peaceful beautiful ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿคฉ sunset ๐ŸŒ… of the day

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She had an early sleep ๐Ÿ›Œ๐Ÿ˜ด๐Ÿ’ค after dinner ๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿดafter catching up ๐Ÿ—ฃ๐Ÿ‘ฅ๐Ÿ‘ค๐Ÿ‘ฅ with her media friends ๐Ÿ˜Š๐Ÿ˜„

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An early ๐Ÿ”…๐Ÿ”† wake up, breakfast ๐Ÿณโ˜•๏ธ๐Ÿฝ & had a speed boat ๐Ÿšค transfer to visit the Jahai tribal aka Kampung Orang Asli named Kampung Aman Damai, 1๏ธโƒฃ of theย Malaysian ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พ aboriginal tribe villages. They have just move to this new ๐Ÿ†• place (still in the midst of construction ๐Ÿ”จ๐Ÿšง ) from its old village for a new ๐Ÿ†• planting ground ๐ŸŒฟ๐ŸŒฑ๐ŸŒพ

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The villagersย ๐Ÿ‘ซ๐Ÿ‘ญ๐Ÿ‘ฌ were all very shy โ˜บ๏ธ during our visit

After that, went for a jungle ๐ŸŒณ๐ŸŒณ trekking ๐Ÿšถ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿšถ๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธ to Sungai Ruok Waterfall ๐Ÿž๐Ÿ’ฆ๐Ÿ’ง/ Kelah Fish Sanctuary (aka Mahseer) ๐ŸŸ๐ŸŸ๐Ÿ’ฆ๐Ÿ’ง

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Not to be missedโ€ผ๏ธ She loves โค๏ธ the cool refreshing waterfall ๐Ÿž๐Ÿ’ฆ๐Ÿ’ง swimming ๐ŸŠ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ with many many Kelah fish ๐ŸŸ๐ŸŸ around ๐Ÿ˜‰๐Ÿคฉ Ha…Ha…She actually was floating by wearing a life jacket ๐ŸŽฝ with her since she can’t swim โŽ๐ŸŠ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ Don’t laugh ๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜† at her ya

Special thanks ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿป to IG @hasifhamsyari ๐Ÿ™‹๐Ÿฝโ€โ™‚๏ธfor these 3๏ธโƒฃ๏ธย nice captures ๐Ÿ“ธ at waterfall ๐Ÿž๐Ÿ’ฆ๐Ÿ’ง

Back to the houseboat โ›ด & proceed for bamboo rafting ๐Ÿ›ถ funโ€ผ๏ธ๐Ÿ˜„๐Ÿ˜† Yeahโ€ผ๏ธ

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Then, shower ๐Ÿšฟ๐Ÿ›€๐Ÿป๐Ÿง–๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ & packed luggages ๐ŸŽ’๐Ÿ’ผ for checked out ๐Ÿ˜€

Bye ๐Ÿ‘‹๐Ÿป bye ๐Ÿ‘‹๐Ÿป …Will surely be backโ€ผ๏ธ๐Ÿค—

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After checked outโ›ด, boat ๐Ÿšค transfer back to Jetty โš“๏ธ & coach ๐ŸšŒ๐Ÿš journey to check-in Hotel Casuarina@Meru ๐Ÿข for its Steamboat ๐Ÿฅ˜๐Ÿฒ & Grill ๐Ÿข๐Ÿขset dinner ๐Ÿฝ๐Ÿดat its rooftop Executive Club (Available 7pm to 10.30pm)

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Then, 43 sqm studio suite with her roommate ๐Ÿ‘ญ for a comfy night stay ๐Ÿ›Œ๐Ÿ˜ด๐Ÿ’ค as the room furnished with comfortable sofa ๐Ÿ›‹, inviting arm chairs, flat screen tv ๐Ÿ“บ, mineral water ๐Ÿ’ฆ๐Ÿ’ง, complimentary juices ๐Ÿฅค in fridge, toiletries etc. ๐Ÿ˜ƒ๐Ÿ˜ Moreover, she loves her room view to Bulatan Aman Jaya the next morning ๐Ÿ”…๐Ÿ”†

Hmm…SiennyLovesDrawingย ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปย really loves ๐Ÿ’—her trip ๐ŸŽ’๐Ÿงข๐Ÿ•ถ๐Ÿ‘Ÿ ~ An awesome overnight ๐Ÿ›Œ๐Ÿ˜ด๐Ÿ’ค & very relaxing ๐Ÿ˜Ž๐Ÿ˜Œ time spent (Truly enjoyed the freedom ๐Ÿ†“ being not connected) at the houseboat โ›ด๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘†๐ŸปโœŒ๐Ÿปย Hurrayโ€ผ๏ธโœŒ๐Ÿป๐Ÿ˜ƒ Missed her trip so much

Definitely a cityย ๐ŸŒ†๐Ÿ™ lifestyleย detox to back to the nature๐ŸŒณ๐ŸŒณ, enjoy the nature greenery๐Ÿ’š๐Ÿ’šaa well as clean air during the cruising โ›ด on the Temenggor Lake or Banding Lake ๐Ÿ’ฆ๐Ÿ’ง

Do enjoy a photo ๐Ÿ“ธ collection of peaceful beautiful ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿคฉ moments captured by SiennyLovesDrawing ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿป in her IG ya ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿคฉ

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~ Royal Belum ๐ŸŒณ๐ŸŒณ The Worldโ€™s ๐ŸŒ Oldest Rainforest ๐Ÿ’š๐Ÿ’š~ Yeahโ€ผ๏ธ @siennylovesdrawing ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿป just got back from her 2๏ธโƒฃD1๏ธโƒฃN #RoyalBelumRainforest ๐ŸŒณ๐Ÿ’š๐ŸŒณ trip ๐ŸŽ’๐Ÿ•ถ๐Ÿงข๐Ÿ‘Ÿ . Awesome overnight ๐Ÿ›Œ๐Ÿ˜ด๐Ÿ’ค & very relaxing ๐Ÿ˜Ž๐Ÿ˜Œ time spent (Truly enjoyed the freedom ๐Ÿ†“ being not connected) at the houseboat โ›ด๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘†๐ŸปโœŒ๐Ÿป . Definitely a city #lifestyle detox to back to the nature๐ŸŒณ๐ŸŒณ, enjoy the nature greenery๐Ÿ’š๐Ÿ’šaa well as clean air . Do enjoy a photo ๐Ÿ“ธ collection of peaceful beautiful moments captured ya ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿคฉ . @royalbelum @casuarinameru @gayatravel @tourismPerak #WowPerak #SayangiMalaysiaKu #GayaTravel #DahKeBelum #TourismPerak #visitperak #Perak #PerakTourism #Malaysia #Temenggor1 #Temenggor #BoatHouse #BoatHouseCasuarina #HouseBoats #RoyalBelum #TourismMalaysia #Casuarina #PulauBanding #Rainforest #Nature #Naturelover

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Ohh ya…SiennyLovesDrawing ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿป & her group of art friends ๐Ÿ‘ซ๐Ÿ‘ญ๐Ÿ‘ฌ are currently planning for a 3๏ธโƒฃD2๏ธโƒฃN trip to Royal Belum State Park ๐ŸŒณ๐ŸŒณ in Sept. All her friends ๐Ÿ‘ฌ๐Ÿ‘ญ๐Ÿ‘ซ have read ๐Ÿ“– about her postings on her social media platforms & all wanted to visit this beautiful green ๐Ÿ’š rainforest ๐ŸŒณ๐ŸŒณ together. Her friends ๐Ÿ‘ญ๐Ÿ‘ฌ๐Ÿ‘ซ even planning for various art activities ๐ŸŽจ๐Ÿ–Œ while on board the houseboat โ›ด since no wifi โŒ๐Ÿ“ถ & network. Bravoโ€ผ๏ธ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป She is looking forward again ๐Ÿ˜†๐Ÿ˜„

She hopes ๐Ÿ’ญ to view the huge Rafflesia ๐ŸŒบ plant then, wish it’s the season though ๐Ÿ˜ฌ๐Ÿค”

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Do stay tune for her next updates in this blog post ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿ’ป๐Ÿ“ for her Sept trip ya ๐Ÿค—๐Ÿ˜‰

So, what are you waiting forโ“โ‰๏ธ

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Definitely an awesome ๐Ÿ˜Ž ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป detox healthy houseboat โ›ด stay to escape the busy hectic city ๐ŸŒ†๐Ÿ™ life, then to appreciate the natural green ๐Ÿ’š at Royal Bell State Park ๐ŸŒณ๐ŸŒณ & breathtakingly beautiful ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿคฉ Belum Temenggor Lake ๐Ÿž๐Ÿ’ฆ๐Ÿ’ง

Address๐Ÿ“: Jeti Awam Pulau Banding, 33200 Gerik, Perak, West Malaysia
Website๐ŸŒ:ย http://www.casuarinahotels.com.my/hotel/boathouse/boathouse-casuarina-temenggor1/
FB:ย https://www.facebook.com/Boathouse-Casuarina-Temenggor-1-283430458736976/

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Updated @ 13.8.2018 1pm

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