Taman Agroteknologi Mardi, Cameron Highland

shamiera osment
Taman Agroteknologi Mardi, Cameron Highland. | Hi everyone. Have you been to Taman Agroteknologi Mardi, Cameron Highland? Taman Agroteknologi MARDI, located in Cameron Highlands, Malaysia, is an agricultural park managed by the Malaysian Agricultural Research and Development Institute (MARDI). 

This park is known for its unique blend of agriculture and tourism, making it an interesting and educational destination for visitors. 

About Agro Technology Park

The district of Cameron Highlands countryside is endowed with inexhaustible historical, natural and human riches, generously revealed to the visitor. Its traditional villages, enhance and complement a wonderful natural environment, with their local character, traditional architecture and village planning.

The MARDI Cameron Highlands Stations was first established by the British in 1925. It was then known as the Federal Experimental Station. Tea was first introduced in the country in 1925 and these early tea bushes are growing healthy at the station until today. The first tea factory built in 1935 is still capable of processing black tea.

The Agrotechnology Park MARDI Cameron Highlands is located within the station and was officiated by His Royal Highness DYMM The Sultan Of Pahang on 14th of June, 2003. Since then, about 65,000 visitors, visit the park each year.

The Agrotech Park is only 1km away from the town of Tanah Rata and easily reached by car, taxi, bus or even by foot. Among the major attractions are the English Garden, strawberry production, vegetable and cut flower production, greenhouse research and the sale centre.


To enter to the park you need to pay as cheap as RM1.50 for children and RM3 for adult! It so cheap right?

When entering the park you definitely will be amazed with all the flowers and fruits... There is a lot of flowers you can rarely see and one of the reasons it might be cannot survive in the hot weather... All the beautiful creation is so amazing...

There is a lot of facilities in the park such as:

1. Information Centre

information centre

At the information centre visitors can acquire information on MARDI Agrotechnology Park. There are also exhibits on MARDI's latest technologies and publications available for sale. Visitors purchase tickets to enter the park at the information centre.

2. Cafetaria

If tired of walking around the park, the cafeteria is available for snack and refreshments. Tea Cameron Highlands, strawberry juice and flavoured teas.

3. Sales Centre

The sale centre provides MARDI's products and products from relevant agricultural agencies, local farms and processed products from local entrepreneurs. Pot plants, fresh cut flowers and vegetables are also on sale.

taman agroteknologi mardi cameron highland,

4. Meeting Facilities

Meeting facilities are available for seminar/workshop to fit 100 person theatre seating. Facilities are rented upon request and approval from Park's Management.

5. Flower Nursery

At the flower nursery, visitors can enjoy the rich colours of flowering pot plants and cut flowers that thrive so well in the highlands. Ornamental pot plants and cut flowers are available for sale.

6. Walking Trail

Jungle walks number 3 and 7 goes through the park. Those interested in jungle tracking can enjoy and experience jungle walking to Gunung Berembun.

You can buy strawberry juice and strawberry curd in the cafe.You can also pick up your own strawberry in this farm.

strawberry curd

Here are some aspects that make Taman Agroteknologi MARDI in Cameron Highlands fascinating:

1. Scenic Beauty: Cameron Highlands is renowned for its picturesque landscapes, and Taman Agroteknologi MARDI is no exception. Visitors are greeted with lush greenery, rolling hills, and vibrant flower gardens. The cool climate of Cameron Highlands also adds to its charm.

2. Agricultural Variety: The park showcases a wide variety of crops and plants. Visitors can explore different agricultural practices, including the cultivation of fruits, vegetables, flowers, and herbs. It's a great opportunity to learn about the diverse range of produce grown in the region.

3. Educational Tours: Taman Agroteknologi MARDI offers guided tours that provide insights into modern farming techniques, crop management, and sustainable agriculture. Visitors can learn about the challenges and innovations in Malaysian agriculture.

4. Fresh Produce: Visitors have the chance to purchase fresh, locally grown produce directly from the park. This includes strawberries, vegetables, and various fruits. The produce is often of high quality due to the favorable climate and meticulous farming practices.

beautiful flowers in cameron highland,
The beautiful flower that I don't know the name..haha

5. Flower Gardens: The park features beautifully landscaped flower gardens that are a feast for the eyes. You can stroll among vibrant blooms and take stunning photos amidst a backdrop of colorful petals.

6. Butterfly Garden: In addition to plants and crops, the park is home to a butterfly garden. This attraction allows visitors to observe various butterfly species in their natural habitat.

7. Agro-Related Activities: Taman Agroteknologi MARDI occasionally hosts workshops, demonstrations, and events related to agriculture and agro-tourism. These activities provide a hands-on experience for visitors interested in farming.

8. Cafes and Restaurants: You can enjoy local and international cuisine at the cafes and restaurants within the park. Many dishes incorporate fresh ingredients sourced directly from the gardens.

9. Family-Friendly: The park is family-friendly and suitable for visitors of all ages. It's a great place to educate children about agriculture and the importance of sustainable farming practices.

10. Shopping Opportunities: Besides fresh produce, you can find souvenirs and handicrafts related to agriculture and Cameron Highlands.

Up on the hill of the park, there is also a playground to spend time with your family. My family and I play with bubble balloons here. We had so much fun and took pictures non-stop.. Yup, it's time to capture some memories with your loved one.

taman agroteknologi mardi cameron highland,

If you can see the bridge there, there is also a rabbit park down there...

taman agroteknologi mardi cameron highland,

There are also many things more to be explored at this park but we did not have enough time to spend here.. Maybe I should come for another visit here... My daughter Zahra keeps saying wants to go back to Cameron Highland.. huhu.. Bonda need to save a lot more I guess so...

taman agroteknologi mardi cameron highland,

Overall, Taman Agroteknologi MARDI in Cameron Highlands offers a unique blend of natural beauty and agricultural education. It's an enjoyable destination for tourists who want to appreciate the region's farming heritage while exploring its scenic landscapes.

beautiful flowers in cameron highland,

Visiting Hours

Tuesday to Thursday 8.00 am. to 12.45 pm, 2.00 pm to 5.00 pm.
Friday 8.00 am. to 12.30 pm, 2.30 pm to 5.00 pm
Saturday and Sunday 8.00 am. to 5.00 pm.
School Holiday & Public Holiday (Closed on Aidilfitri and Aidiladha) 8.00 am. to 5.00 pm.

CLOSED every Monday except School Holiday & Public Holiday

I love to travel!

Post a Comment


Thank you for dropping by. All comments are fully your responsibility.
Any comments are subjected to the Act 588 MCMC 1988. Comment wisely, and do it with open heart!

Happy Blogging.
For any inquiries, email : shamiera_osment@yahoo.com

Post a Comment

#buttons=(Accept !) #days=(20)

Our website uses cookies to enhance your experience. Check Now
Accept !