Taka Melor

State Johore
LocationKampung Tenang, near Labis
Coordinates and map N2 28.47 E103 03.95
Water SourceStream
Waterfall ProfileVertical Fall
AccessibilityFrom car park

Taka Melor is located in Kampung Tenang,near the town of Labis in Segamat,Johor.To get here,follow the route N-S Highway,exit Yong Peng (S) or (U) and follow the sign to Yong Peng and then Labis.The signboard Kg.Tenang is very well marked and you wont miss it. Another name for this village is Pekan Ayer Panas as there is a ‘Hot Spring’ located in here as well. Get ready to turn right once you see the Muslim cemetery on the left,which also houses the shrine of Tok Tenang,the founder of this village.

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A well marked signboard

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The Muslim Cemetery

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You wont miss this,just a few meters after the cemetery.

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Car park is very big but hardly any vehicle if you come on weekdays.

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Hutan lipur Taka Melor

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Area is very suitable to house big group of campers.

Th stream has one attractive, single fall , and a pool that is really inviting for a swim

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Taka Melor

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Let's swim!

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The only way to go down is over the rocks

It is possible to climb to the top of the fall, but be careful, the rocks can be slippery. It is very serene,pristine and quiet on top. Not sure if there is any 2nd tier falls on top as there is no trek marking, the only way is to follow the stream.
Thanks to Rasfarin for contributing pictures and text

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Climbing to the top. Carefully!

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At the top of the fall

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Upstream of the waterfall


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