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Tan's Camellia Garden

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Address: Tanah Rata, Malaysia

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Many different kinds of flowers and flora here, plus the cat that didn't like me (or anyone else). Great photo ops, as the flowers are right next to the walking areas. Seems as if... read more

Reviewed 6 April 2017
miller81541
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Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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42 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Its not easy to find the place without Google map or Waze. The place is so peaceful and you can hear the birds singing. I recommend people to visit in the morning as it often rains after 2pm at Cameron Highlands. Its about 20 minutes walk if you are walking from Tanah Rata main road from the Post Office. The... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was looking forward to visit the garden but only to find out it had not been taken care and looks like an abandoned garden. The trees and flowers look they were dying.

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Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand
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12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Many different kinds of flowers and flora here, plus the cat that didn't like me (or anyone else). Great photo ops, as the flowers are right next to the walking areas. Seems as if they could use some help to keep the area spruced up.

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Gold Coast, Australia
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19 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Once you've found the garden its stunning. A structured wilderness of highland plants that reminds me of the secret garden. Very photogenic!

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Thank Amy F
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8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Nice garden and friendly Mdm Tan, she is very knowledgeable with the plants she had in her garden, unfortunately government had given notice to take back the land, take note of the mosquitoes ~

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Thank Ai Lin G
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17 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Need to waze to get there because it is situated behind some apartments. The main entrance gave me the feel of a haunted mansion. Was greeted by Madam Tan and she gave us a personal tour around her huge garden. She started the garden 20+ years ago. Unfortunately, the land is earmark for development in the near future. So do... More 

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1 Thank May C
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2016

We have visited this charming garden during afternoon, magic place! Beautiful flowers nice lights like paradise!

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1 Thank vsladeckova
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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40 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2016

Basically this is private garden of Mrs. Tan. She knows some knowledge about the herbs or medicine plant. After talking to her, my parents bought a few plant from her. Some of it is for eye caring or control your high blood pressure. She is really good and friendly lady. If you like to grown herbs sure you love here.

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2 Thank Sam K
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2016

Love the lush greenery there, and the fact that Mrs Tan knows her plants well. Bought home a bamboo young plant and a camellia, in which she had given her advice on what grows best in lowland climate (read : hot and humid unlike Cameron). Had a great time chatting about plants with her. My parents love the flower bearing... More 

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2 Thank Danielle C
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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119 reviews
69 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2015

its a very nice place to experience nature and to take many photos with your friends. they are food here also but im not sure if there is any toilet available or not.

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