Hiking at Broga Hill, Semenyih

Broga Hill is located in the town of Semenyih within the state of Selangor. Renowned for its spellbinding sunrise, the hill is also known fondly as Bukit Lalang - named after a tall species of grass that grows abundantly here.

The hill is a short climb that rises to a height of 400 meters. At the summit, you will be rewarded with a beautiful wide-angle view over the Carper Cloud and the nearby Semenyih town. Since birdwatching, jogging and hiking are fairly popular activities in this area, it is easy to run into other people while you explore. It is advisable to arrive early in the morning, which is the most ideal time to catch the sunset. This easy breezy hike could just be the best experience of your life!

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Hiking at Broga Hill, Semenyih

Hiking at Broga Hill, Semenyih

Broga Hill Hiking Difficulty

The Bukit Broga Trail takes you to Broga Hill Peaks 1, 2, and 3. This track has several particularly slick spots. There is a fee for both entering the area and parking your car here. Beginners will find it somewhat difficult, but is generally easy for seasoned hikers. No ponds and streams exist here. A fantastic view awaits you once reaching the top. Bring a hat or an umbrella because the entire trail is wide open and unshaded.

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Hiking Broga Hill for beginners is highly recommended

Hiking Time & Distance

From the open parking space, simply follow the gravel road which leads to the trailhead. For fit and regular climbers, the hike will take under 30 minutes to accomplish. However, it can take up to an average of 1 hour and 28 minutes for beginners.

Distance: 1 kilometre to the second peak, 3.2 kilometres in total
Elevation: 400 meters

Hiking Tips For Beginners

It is never easy for a beginner when it comes to hiking. Here are a few basic tips to help get you started:

1. Begin slowly and pick a trail that is appropriate for your level of fitness. Keep in mind to not push yourself beyond your limit.
2. Become familiar with the trail – take your sweet time and appreciate nature along the way. 
3. Check the forecast. This is important especially during the rainy season, and always bring a raincoat to stay dry during your adventure. 
5. Dress comfortably. Do not overdress or wear heavy clothing. It is advisable to put on appropriate shoes that are designed for hiking.

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Sunrise at Broga Hill takes place around 7am, so it is advisable to begin your hike around 6am or earlier.

How to Get to Broga Hill

If you’re planning to take the train, hop onto MRT Kajang Line to arrive at the Kajang MRT station. Next, hire a taxi or Grab to get to the entrance of Broga Hill, which will take around 20 minutes and 17 kilometres. You will find the trailhead further down after passing 2 junctions. When in doubt, simply follow the gravel road or the enthusiastic crowd. You know you have arrived when you see the neatly tiled pathway and the rope-supported fences.

Broga Hill is not served by any public transportation. The fastest and most practical way to get here is by car. Despite the enormous number of visitors Broga Hill draws, there is enough parking space at the base of the hill for everyone.

Free Parking & Entrance Fees 

At Broga Hill, you can find 2 parking spaces. The first one that is situated within a palm oil estate requires a parking fee of RM5. Alternatively, you can also opt to park on the side of the gravel road for free.

On top of this, every visitor will also need to pay a hiking fee of RM5 before beginning their adventure.

Address & Opening Hours

Address: Broga Hill Park, Jalan Broga, 43500 Semenyih, Selangor.
Opening hours: 4.00am – 5.00pm 

Broga Hill does not only provide the best environment for both beginners and seasoned hikers, but this wonderful destination also guarantees a great bonding session with your loved ones.

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Hiking at Broga Hill, Semenyih


  1. Ohh wowo....this reminds me my last time at broga hill was long & before pandemic time. Gonna revisit it. Cheers Siennylovesdrawing

  2. Cantiknya view from top of Broga Hill!! Love it. Paling suka bila kat atas puncak boleh tgk Sunset atau Sunrise!!

  3. enjoy the hiking, it is indeed a nice place to hike with friends every week end


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