There is no shortage of places to eat and drink in the Cameron Highlands, as well as a wide variety of cuisine to choose from, including Malay, Indian, Chinese and European food. While here, all visitors should try steamboat, which is a soup of boiled meat and vegetables that diners cook themselves. The best selection of places to eat and drink are in the village of Tanah Rata, with hotels like the Cameron Highlands Resort boasting lovely English tea rooms.Shopping
Cactus are quite popular in the Cameron Highlands and there are a few places to purchase these native plants, like Cactus Valley in Brinchang. Tea is also of course a favoured souvenir to bring home and is widely available throughout the entire area, though buying from the tea estates themselves will save purchasers a bit of money.