Buses from Gombak to Rantau Panjang

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Travelling from Gombak to Rantau Panjang by Bus

Travelling to Rantau Panjang is a time consuming journey if you’re travelling by land, so you have to ensure that you travel in a very comfortable vehicle. If you’re leaving from Kuala Lumpur and its surrounding area, you have the option of leaving from nearby Gombak.

In Gombak, the bus service provider that will transport you to Rantau Panjang would be Darulnaim Express, a company which specializes in travelling to the east coast of Malaysia. Travel will take anywhere between 7 to 9 hours.

Things to do in Rantau Panjang

Visiting Rantau Panjang will be an experience you will never forget. Among the locals, Rantau Panjang is known as a shopping haven. It is actually one of the northern most towns in Malaysia and acts as a border to Thailand. Therefore, you’ll be able to find all sorts of goods like bedspreads, sports jerseys, jeans, kitchenware and various other items that have been imported from neighboring Thailand for extremely cheap and affordable prices.

Apart from great shopping experience, you will be able to find authentic Thai dishes, without even having to go across the border. Among the specialties to try include mee celup, pulut ayam, and a grilled fish satay called Lokcing. Lokcing is a specialty in these parts and apparently, Rantau Panjang serves some of the most delicious versions.

What to eat in Rantau Panjang?

Apart from that, you’ll want to hunt down a desert called Ais Krim Baba, which is usually sold by the roadside from a motorbike or bicycle. This delectable homemade ice cream is loaded with toppings like nuts, glutinous rice, jelly and sweet corn. You can have as much toppings as you want for only RM2. For those who want to go further from town, you can visit the Sultan Ismail Petra silver Jubilee mosque, with its fusion Chinese, Thai and Malays architecture. Near downtown Rantau Panjang is another local attraction, called the Afia Deer farm. This farm actually rears the deer for their meat, which is sold in frozen packs to visitors.

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