The Best Photography in Malaysia

Looking for the best photography in Malaysia? We've got you covered with the top trails, trips, hiking, backpacking, camping and more around Malaysia. The detailed guides, photos, and reviews are all submitted by the Outbound community.

Top photography spots in and near Malaysia

  • Batu Caves, Malaysia

    Climb Up to Malaysia's Batu Caves

    5.0
    The Batu Caves which are just north of Kuala Lumpur are reachable by the subway train. A ticket is just 2MR and you will need to get a hold of a map to see which train you need to take on the Red Line. The train drops you off right at the caves where there is a huge gold statue of Lord Murugan an...
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  • Pulau Pangkor, Malaysia

    Pangkor Island, Malaysia

    To get here from Kuala Lumpur, you will have to buy a bus ticket to Lumut and then take a short ferry ride from there to the Island. It is just about a 2.5-3hr bus ride to the ferries and then another 30-45min to the island. I'm convinced that if you set up a tent or hammock here and find a hidde...
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  • Ayer Itam, Malaysia

    Visit the Kek Lok Si Temple

    Kek Lok Si is about a 3 kilometer (1.9 mi) walk from the Penang Hill Station, but I recommend calling an Uber, or renting a scooter. Start down below directly off the road in a vendor-lined hallway and hike up to the top, or get dropped off in a large parking area directly in front of the temple....
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  • Semporna, Malaysia

    Scuba Dive Sipadan Island in Malaysia

    Only allowing 15 people to arrive/ dive a day, Sipadan Island in Malaysia, is a little drop of diver Heaven. It is only about an hour boat ride away from the Mabul Water Bungalows (where I stayed) and from there, only about 1.5 hours away (by boat) from the city of Semporna. Mabul and Kapalai Isl...
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  • Kangar, Malaysia

    Rock Climb at Bukit Keteri

    0.2 mi
    Drive through a large parking lot to access a dirt road leading right up to the mountains. Walk toward the mountains, and you're faced with two trails, one heading left and one heading right.Take the trail on your right to head to the "slab" area of Bukit Keteri climbing. This side features 15+ e...
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