Taman Agroteknologi Mardi Cameron Highlands
Taman Agroteknologi MARDI Cameron Highlands Agrotechnology Park is about 1,450 meters above sea level. Info about visiting hours, entrance fees and maps from various resources
Taman Agroteknologi Mardi Cameron Highlands Summary
- Attraction: Taman Agroteknologi Mardi Cameron Highlands
- Location: Pahang Malaysia
- Attraction Type: Attraction in Malaysia
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About Taman Agroteknologi Mardi Cameron Highlands / 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 Highland’s 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 reaches by car, taxi, bus or even by foot. Among the major attractions are the English Garden, strawberry production, vegetable and cut flower production, green house research and the sale centre.
More Info Taman Agroteknologi Mardi Cameron Highlands
Tanah Rata in the District of Cameron Highlands is presently accessible by road via three major routes. One traveling from the South (Kuala Lumpur) takes an exit at Tapah and travels 60 km Eastwards to Tanah Rata. From the North (Ipoh) one takes exit at Simpang Pulai and travels 90 km Eastwards to Tanah Rata. From the East (Kelantan State) one travels on the Gua Musang, Lodging route for 130 km Westward to Tanah Rata. MARDI Agrotechnology Park is 1 km East Tanah Rata. Tanah Rata is about 1,450 meters above sea level.
Taman Agroteknologi Mardi Cameron Highlands Tour Package
Guided Tours: Guided tours through the park are provided upon formal request from the park’s managements.
Demonstrations on horticulturalpractices:On farm production research demonstration of organic fertilizer processed from chrysanthemum cut flower residues.
Hands on experience on horticulturalactivities: A small scale factory for Test-bed technology of processing strawberry products, entrepreneurs are allowed to use the testbed to learn and experience the state of cut technology of food processing.
Plantdiagnosis:At the plant diagnostic laboratory, clients are provided technical services on farm problems related to pest, diseases, soil and physiological disorders
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Wednesday to Monday 8.00 am. to 5.00 pm. School Holiday & Public Holiday (Closed on Aidilfitri and Aidiladha) 8.00 am. to 5.00 pm. Tuesday CLOSED. The park is open every day from 8.00 am -5.00 pm including School Holidays & Public Holidays except Tuesday, Aidilfitri & Aidiladha.
|Below 6 years old
|Above 60 years old
Effective Date 01 March 2017
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Contact Taman Agroteknologi Mardi Cameron Highlands
Manager, Agro Technology Park MARDI Cameron Highlands,
39007 Tanah Rata, Pahang, Malaysia.
Telephone: 605 – 491 1255 / 605 – 491 5945
Fax : 605 – 491 2170