These 8 natural locations in Malaysia prove that beautiful pre-wedding photos can also be taken locally without having to travel abroad. If you love nature and want it to be the backdrop of your pre-wedding photos, here are 8 magnificent locations in Malaysia that you should consider for your pre-wedding shoot.
A popular choice among many wedding couples, Sekinchan is famous for its landscape covered by wide and irrigated paddy fields. Located 2 hours away from Kuala Lumpur, make sure you choose the right time of the year to go to Sekinchan as different season will give you paddy fields with different colour and mood.
2) Templer Park
Little known by many, Templer Park offers a conducive pre-wedding shoot environment with its green and tropical forest landscape. The highlight of Templer Park has to be the majestic looking limestone hill named ‘Bukit Takun’ standing solitary in the background. Accessibly located, it only takes you about 30 mins drive from Kuala Lumpur to get there.
3) Cameron Highland
Cameron Highland needs little introduction to its stunning scenery. If you are looking for something peaceful, tranquil yet spectacular, then Cameron Highland should be at the top of your list. While many newlyweds flock to Cameron Highlands for the jaw-dropping tea plantations view, Cameron Highland also offers structures with colonial characteristics for your pre-wedding shoot.
4) Forest Research Institute Malaysia (FRIM)
Surrounded by big beautiful trees, botanical gardens, and waterfalls, FRIM is no less a natural location for pre-wedding shoot. Imagine falling leaves, branches, shades, and sun light. If you love this kind of mood, FRIM is where you should head to for your pre-wedding shoot. The admission fee for pre-wedding shoot at FRIM is RM 100 per day.
5) UK Farm
Located at Kluang, Johor, at UK Farm, not only you will be shooting in a vast piece of green land accompanied by clear blue skies, you will also be shooting together with sheep and goats. That’s right, UK Farm is a premier goat and sheep farm & resort. Its amazing agro landscape that are perfect backdrops for wedding photography has over the years attracted many newlyweds to come here for pre-wedding shoots.
6) Titiwangsa Lake Gardens
Located in the heart of Kuala Lumpur, Titiwangsa Lake Gardens is a recreational park with a few huge lakes in the middle. Already itself a favorite spot for dating couples, Titiwangsa is a nearby, natural and romantic option for those of you who live in KL yet do not want go far. Settings such as dating at the manicured garden or boating on the lake are some of the romantic moments Titiwangsa could offer.
At over one thousand feet above sea level in Janda Baik, Pahang, beckons a special place called Tanarimba, a place where you can breathe nature. Home to some oldest trees in the world, at Tanarimba, you will find yourself surrounded by woods of pristine rain forests, clear streams and magnificent mountains. Distanced at 35km from Kuala Lumpur, Tanarimba has become one of those unique settings to hold wedding receptions too given its fresh air and serene surroundings.
8) The Banjaran Hot Springs
The list would not be complete without Banjaran. Located at Ipoh Tambun, The Banjaran Hot Springs is endowed with the best of nature. While it is a famous wellness retreat, it is also one of the favourite spots for pre-wedding shoots. Not surprising at all given its stunning scenery surrounded by limestone hills and hot springs. One of the key attractions for backdrop at Banjaran would be the caves. Look no further than The Banjaran Hot Springs for a tranquil and relaxing surroundings.