About Kuala Tembeling Jetty
Despite being the largest state in Peninsular Malaysia, Pahang is thinly populated. Its vast tracts are given over to primeval rainforests, pristine national parks, huge freshwater lakes, formidable mountains and refreshingly cool hill stations. Other than that, Pahang also boasts a few of Malaysia’s magnificent beaches including the famous Tioman Island and the country’s best-preserved tropical rainforest, Taman Negara located in Kuala Tahan.
Serving as a transit point to Taman Negara, Kuala Tembeling Jetty in Pahang is located within the junction where the Tembeling and Jelai rivers meet. Boat services via Kuala Tembeling Jetty is popular among local as well as foreign tourists as passengers can enjoy a picturesque view along Tembeling river. Boat rides from Kuala Tembeling to Kuala Tahan takes approximately around 2.5 - 3 hours. A variety of ferry tickets for boat services departing from Kuala Tembeling Jetty is now available for bookings on Easybook.
How to Get to Kuala Tembeling Jetty
The town of Kuala Tembeling is located about 17 kilometres away from Jerantut. Various means of transportation can be chosen from to get to Kuala Tembeling Jetty efficiently including public bus and local cabs. Ferry schedules within Kuala Tembeling Jetty can now be reviewed on the website for a convenient travel.
The ferry ride from Kuala Tembeling Jetty heading to Kuala Tahan is around a 3-hour journey. Taman Negara is Malaysia's largest national park, located inside the country’s primary rainforest with its own mountain range that features the Peninsular's highest summit, Gunung Tahan. Sharing its borders with three different states (Pahang, Kelantan and Terengganu), the most popular entryway is through Kuala Tahan in Pahang via Tembeling river.
A train ride towards Kuala Tembeling can also be attained from Johor Bahru. The train service will stop at Jerantut Train Station and the journey from Jerantut to Kuala Tembeling is approximately a 25-minute drive
Popular Ferry Route
Popular routes from Kuala Tembeling Jetty in Pahang
- Ferry from Kuala Tembeling Jetty to Kuala Tahan (Taman Negara)
Kuala Tembeling Jetty in Pahang hosts many trips especially ferry trips heading to Kuala Tahan as Malaysia’s exotic Taman Negara is situated within the region. The jetty is located within a compact and isolated place of a village ambience, but several facilities are still accessible for the convenience of public use.
The jetty in Kuala Tembeling is as adequate as any other ferry terminals around Malaysia with sufficient basic necessities provided within. Several ticket counters can be accessed for confirmation on ferry schedules and ticket prices before departing. A few convenient stores are located nearby Kuala Tembeling Jetty which can be accessed within a short walking distance. On every Tuesday, a bustling weekly market is held where the locals look for a variety of bits and bobs. A car park is provided for those driving towards the jetty with a spacious parking area within Kuala Tembeling Jetty.
- Ticket counters
- Nearby convenient store
- Weekly market (every Tuesday)
Kuala Tembeling Jetty Contact Details
Address: Kampung Kuala Tembeling, 27000, Jerantut, Pahang, Malaysia.
Telephone: Not available
Pahang is an exquisite region of Malaysia providing a wide variety of authentic and undisturbed topography. It offers panoramic views of crystal-clear glistening waters with luxurious beaches for a refreshing coastal ambience. Kuala Tembeling Jetty is well-known as an entryway to Malaysia’s rich tropical rainforest of Taman Negara. Regardless of budget, preferences, age as well as background, Pahang has something for everyone with plenty of excitements ready to be explored.