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Mahua Waterfall

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fantastic waterfall

Could be a bit far from the main town but definitely worth the visit, chilling yet refreshing... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
joe c
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Nature beauty

I will only recommend if you are in Tambunan or near by. We were passing by on our way back to Kota... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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+60 16-552 1905
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Could be a bit far from the main town but definitely worth the visit, chilling yet refreshing water, nicely path road from the main entrance... great moderate water flow that one can still stand rite below the flows to enjoy the splashing of the water..

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I will only recommend if you are in Tambunan or near by. We were passing by on our way back to Kota Kinabalu and made a detour. It’s a bit of drive in. Won’t regret when you are here as you are in the midst...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A must place to visit! Should stay at least 2 days so that can explore the hiking trails here. Unfortunately we only stay 1 night. There were plenty of rooms with modest amenities. The staff were very friendly and helpful.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 9799As
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A must visit spot. The pathway is nicely created for visitors to walk from the entrance all the way to the waterfall. This place is neatly maintained. The waterfall is amazing. Water is cold and refreshing. Great place for enjoying nature and photography.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jo-AnnKYTan
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.

Date of experience: April 2017
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

Date of experience: August 2017
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

Date of experience: July 2017
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

Date of experience: August 2017
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.

Date of experience: January 2017
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

Date of experience: December 2016
2  Thank WBOS8
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