By Daveenaroshini Selvaraju
The shrubbery pathway which leads to a beautiful opening of Batu Berangkai Waterfall.
Batu Berangkai waterfall is situated about 2.1km from Kampar town. On the way there, you will pass alongside Masjid Al Nur, Kampar and enjoy traditional Malay and indigenous villages in the Taman Ros residential area. Tourists can enjoy natural splendour as well as swim, picnic or camp with their families. The most beautiful part of the day is at dusk, as the sun sets for the day. The fast flowing water is crystal clear. A short climb away, picnickers will chance upon puddles and pools formed in between rocks.
This waterfall is breathtakingly beautiful place which is very near to the University Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR) students. UTAR students are use to visit the waterfalls frequently. Not only UTAR students there are Matriculation students also dropped by there for picnic.
There are so many activities were conducted such as swimming, picnic, hiking, BBQ party and many more.
The wall painting by the PR students from UTAR
Moreover, UTAR students especially Public Relation students conducted an activity called “PR Campaign” to clean the rubbish around the waterfalls and also they draw pictures on the walls to make the waterfalls place more beautiful. The Batu Berangkai waterfalls benefitted to the ‘Orang Asli’ who live there. The orang asli who live there for so many years at Batu Berangkai waterfalls are so much benefit because of the waterfalls.
This waterfalls help them to fulfil their daily life routines. This is where there does their daily business as cultivation. The aquarium blue waterfall gives them fresh water to drink and cook. They are love to live there and the feels so comfortable with the cool air produced by the leaves as the roof and the woods for the floor and walls.
The crystal clear waterfalls water at Batu Berangkai
Besides that, there are tourist come to involved in hiking activities at Batu Berangkai waterfalls and the residents of Batu Berangkai will jogging there every morning. Moreover the residents also involve in fishing activities in Batu Berangkai Waterfalls.
A man fishing at the Batu Berangkai waterfalls
The flow of water drops coming from on top of the hills
Batu Berangkai waterfall has been one of the most tourist attractive place in Kampar. Out yonder, in the midst of the green of the forested slopes was an intelligent white strip that could just the waterfall the locals had said. Their spirits took off and they set off toward it. The beauty of this waterfalls attract the people’s attention to drop by to the waterfalls.