SLIM RIVER – WHITEWATER RAFTING SUITED FOR ALL AND AVAILABLE YEAR ROUND
Have some time on your hands and figuring out what to do? Let’s get your adrenalin fix by joining us on a whitewater rafting adventure.
You can book with us here and we’ll take you to Slim River for some challenging rapids and a feel of Malaysia’s tropical jungle.
Slim River is just a 1 hour 30 minute drive from Kuala Lumpur. Located in the southern part of Perak, your white water rafting on this grade 3 river will take about 2 hours and you will be covering a 7km journey on the river.
This is an exciting river to conquer and is suited not only for beginners but also seasoned rafters. Whitewater rafting on Slim River is available year round.
HERE’S WHAT HAPPENS ON A TYPICAL RAFTING DAY (WITH TRANSPORT INCLUDED).
0745HRS Pick-up from Kuala Lumpur by your Adventure Host and proceed to Slim River which is a 1 hour 30 minute drive from Kuala Lumpur.
0915HRS Arrive Kampung Ulu Slim. Proceed to the Put-In Point at Kuala Tibang on an off-road journey by 4WD. It will be a 40-minute travel there (depending on track condition).
0950HRS Allocation of all rafting equipments (Helmet/PFD/Paddles), followed by a detailed briefing on safety and procedures of White-Water Rafting. Rafters will be divided into groups with a maximum of 6 persons per raft.
1030HRS The adventure begins! The run will take about 2.5 hours – 3 hours depending on group size and water volume.
1300HRS (Approx) Arrival at the “Take Out” point at Kampung Pos Berseh. From here rafters will be transferred back by 4WD to our basecamp at Kampung Ulu Slim (a 10 minute journey). Shower and change at the basecamp.
1400HRS Depart for Kuala Lumpur. Lunch stop enroute to Kuala Lumpur or at basecamp – depending on group size.
HIGHLIGHTS OF YOUR DAY
 You will be entering a pristine jungle setting – no maddening crowds.
 Our basecamp is located next to a natural hotspring in Ulu Slim.
 4WD transport to take you to the put-in point. An Indiana Jones styled adventure in itself!
 Passing through some Orang Asli villages enroute.
 Body surfing on some safe parts of the rapids.
 Hydraulics will toss your raft as though you are in the spin cycle of a washing machine.
 More NEW friends to add onto your Facebook.
PRICES (VALID FROM JANUARY 2017 UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE)
HOW TO CALCULATE
You have the option of booking our transportation to include with your white water rafting program. To know your total charges just add the number of people you are booking for and the price of the transportation.
For example, if you are booking for 5 person:
Rafting RM190 x 5 person = RM950 + MPV Transport RM420
Total for 5 pax is RM1370 (That will average out to RM274.00 per person)
 Kuala Lumpur to Tanjung Malim – 1 hr drive
 Tanjung Malim to Ulu Slim – 30 min drive
 Ulu Slim to Put-in Point – 20 min by 4WD / transport provided
 Safety briefing will be conducted prior to rafting
 Rafting will take between 2 – 2.5 hours
 Rafting will be on a 7km stretch of the river – over 20 rapids and numerous channels
 2 river guides to a raft
 5-6 rafters to a raft
 Best to come already in your rafting attire – eg. t-shirt & shorts
 Natural flowing river – no DAM to regulate river flow
Starts at: 07.45am
Finishes at: 03.00 pm (approximate)
Meeting Point: TUN SAMBANTHAN monorail station, Kuala Lumpur
Finishing Point: TUN SAMBANTHAN monorail station, Kuala Lumpur
Pick-up and drop-off at your hotel can also be arranged at a nominal charge.
Payment Types: Full payment will be collected upon confirmation. For overseas guests, you will be invoiced via Paypal.
[FINAL CONFIRMATION OF PICK-UP TIME & LOCATION WILL BE ADVISED 12 HRS BEFORE THE EVENT]
TAKE NOTE OF THESE TOO
 Meet us at the Tun Sambanthan Monorail Station at 7.45am sharp on the day of rafting. From there we will proceed to Kampung Ulu Slim.
 Who can raft: 12-60 years of age in good physical health & can walk unassisted.
 We welcome non-swimmers and first-timers.
 Bring along a change of clothes, towel, soap, shampoo & plastic bag for your wet clothes.
 All rafters must wear river sandals, shoes or booties – strictly no slippers or barefeet.
 Spectacles must be secured.
 No denim or jeans on the river.
 Remove all jewelleries and expensive watches.
 We recommend you bring waterproof or underwater cameras if you want to take photos.
WHERE TO STAY NEAR KL SENTRAL
There are 36 hotels within the vicinity of KL Sentral and Brickfields. From budget friendly hotels to deluxe hotels. If you need a hotel to stay during your visit which is within close reach to the KL Sentral, use this link to get the information. The rates are also displayed and reservations can be done online from that site.