Lonek is situated in the northeastern district of Jempol in
Negeri Sembilan. It is made up of five smaller villages - Kampung
Sungai Taling, Lonek Seberang, Masjid Lonek, Tengah and Tebat.
It is a very close knit community with 151 homes.
the word that comes to mind when describing the villagers of
Kampung Lonek. If you spend a weekend at this heart-warming
homestay destination, you will no doubt catch a glimpse of the
villagers at work. They are not the type to sit at home and idly
while the hours away.
foray into Kampung Lonek will begin at the village's community hall, where
visitors are greeted the Lonek-style, with most of the villagers in
attendance. You will see it clearly on
| their faces, how much your visit is
a most welcomed event for them and your arrival will be much celebrated.
The industrious folks of
the kampung work the paddy fields, tend to fruit orchards and run several
small industries producing handicrafts made of rattan, pandan, mengkuang
and bamboo. There is also a small industry producing soy sauce, chilli
sauce as well as a savoury local delicacy made of soybean, called tempe.
These products are made either at home or in mini factories.
Visitors can try their
hands at rubber tapping, fishing, traditional dodo making and also have
fun playing traditional games such as tarik upih and coconut bowling.
village was once awarded the Most Beautiful Village title by the Ministry
of Information. Just take a walk around the area and you will see why.
modest size and humble in appearance, Kampung Lonek is incredibly neat and
tidy. From the narrow roads that wind through the village to the neat
fruit orchard grounds within each house's compounds.
other villages in Negeri Sembilan, Kampung Lonek still hangs on to age-old
traditions and customs of the perpatih. This matriarch tradition allows
quite a few favours to the women of the society.
cultural activities you'll come across includes the berendoi ceremony, a
traditional ceremony to celebrate the first week of a baby's life.
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Primary School - Homestay Program @ Kampung Lonek
Anderson Junior College -
Kampong Homestay & Malacca Tour
S2 & S4 School
Cluster - Homestay Program @ Kampong Lonek
Outram Secondary School - Homestay Program @ Kampong Lonek
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