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Cherating River

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Cherating 26080, Malaysia
+60 17-915 4263
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Cherating 26080, Malaysia
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+60 17-915 4263
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Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

The first time my Dylan, only 2 then saw the trees light up in the dead of night, as we slowly move up Cherating river in a ‘sampan’ on one of their fireflies excursions; she tightened her grip and said “Daddy look its Tinkerbell and...More

1  Thank Joshua F
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

Hafiz Cherating Activities offers a lot of good activities and nice experiences such as mangrove river cruise, fireflies watching trips, river kayaking, snorkeling trip, ATV ride at jungle trail. My kids loved it. We went there for river cruise and continued with ATV ride. Staff...More

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Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

There were 3 boats during our cruise. One group with about 20pax. Trip was about 1.5hour. We booked our cruise earlier at noon. There are 2 cruises daily, 9am and 4pm. There are boats for 6 to 18pax. Can buy tickets at the counter. After...More

Thank CeBadr
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Reviewed 6 July 2017

There is already a lot of coverage on Hafiz River Activities. Simply put the Cherating River is beautiful and there is still a lot of mangrove forest up river. You can choose the easy way, that is, the river cruise. But if you are looking...More

1  Thank JacKam
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Reviewed 20 June 2017

Awesome place to see the fireflies. Managed to catch few and release them back. What a ride in the dark and all you could see are the fireflies. Simply beautiful

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Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

We actually planned to go to Limbong Art to do batik painting for the kids but it was still closed at 10.30am, without alternate plan we just wondered around and found this nice and newly built building called Hafiz's River Activities and boy it was...More

Thank Iny S
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Reviewed 8 April 2017

It's great to experience our mother nature through this mangrove river from Hafiz. It's not just only gain the extra knowledge from him, he will bring you involve together to see how amazing in our mother nature. Have a very amazing night through the fireflies...More

Thank Youfor T
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Reviewed 24 February 2017

We booked our firefly cruise with Hafiz and it was simply amazing! The cruise was approximately an hour and it was priced reasonably. Our guide Hafiz is very knowledgeable and have spent years studying them. Cruising Cherating River at night and being surrounded by these...More

Thank Margaret H
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Reviewed 20 February 2017

The river cruise was 1.5hrs. We were made to sit in a small boat with life jackets. The water was very murky but could really feel and see the mangroves up and close. The guide showed us the black mangrove snake and the monitor lizard...More

Thank Priti C
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Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

This tour is the absolutely best place to take the firefly cruise. Hafiz spent years learning about the local fireflies and even developed his own method of talking to them and calling them over to the boat so they encircle you in their magical beams...More

Thank SteveJ202
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Prettie74
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Response from syaz82 | Reviewed this property |
Hi prettie74, You can refer to this and make reservation with them.. hafizcheratingactivities.blogspot.my/?m=1
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