Kampar River is another increasingly popular white water rafting destinations in Perak, offering Grade 1 to 3 rapids. Some of the runs in this river are easy enough for first timers, follow the instructions of the white water rafting river guides and you will definitely have a lot of fun.
The guides will train you on basic river survival techniques like how to float if you fall into the rapids and if your raft flips over. The rides are exciting and thrilling and the whole activity will last about two and half hours. The best time to bring your family is around July to September, when it does not rain too much and the water level is safe.
This tributary to Kampar River is located not far from the town of Kampar, which is two hours drive away from Kuala Lumpur.
To get t Kampar River, take the North-South Expressway, exit at Gopeng Interchange, and follow the Federal Route 1 and drive south for 25 km. Look for the signage for Gopeng Nature Resort and follow it, you will go through a winding road up and down a hill for 2 km, if you see some very old and huge water pipes,you will arrive at the river mouth once you see Gopeng Nature Resort.