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Pulau Kukup National Park

Pulau Kukup National Park Kukup, Pontian District, Johor

Established: 1997

Area: 15.00 sq km

Wild Life: Bakau Minyak, Bakau Kurap, Tumu Bruguiera, Perepat Sonneratia, Smooth Otter, Dusky Leaf Monkey, Long-tailed Macaque, Wild boar, Shrimp, Crab, Shellfish, Marine Fish, Lesser Adjutant, Grey Heron, Mangrove Pitta, Collared Kingfisher, Brahminy Kite, Whimbrel, Redshank, Greenshank, Forest Bird, Waterbird, Raptor and Common Sandpiper

Adventure: Bird Watching, Boating and Climbing Location: Kukup, Pontian District

Region: Located at the South-western region of the state of Johor, and towards North-west of Tanjung Piai.

Nearest Town: KukupTown

Language: Bahasa Malaysia, Malayo-Polynesian, Malay and English

Altitude: Sea level m

Rainfall: 2,250 cm

Temp: 24 c to 32 c

Best Time to Visit: 01-Apr to 31-Oct

Nearest Airport: Senai International Airport, Johor Bahru

Accommodation: Kukup Laut is fishing village which has its seafood restaurants, chalets and floating cages.

How to Reach there: From Kuala Lumpur/ North, take the North-South Highway and exit at the Simpang Renggam toll (after Machap). Then take the left turn and head for Pontian/Benut. Thereafter, follow the signboards to Kukup. From Johor Bahru, take the Jalan Skudai Highway and head for Pontian/ Pontian Kechil. Follow the signage to Kukup. regular taxi service is available between Pontian bus station, in the town centre, to Kukup.


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Near BY:

Hotel Pontian-18.1 km
Ocbc Atm-29.2 km
OCBC ATM-31.2 km