10 New Attractions in Kuala Lumpur & Selangor. Suitable For Family!
Every time the school holidays are approaching, for sure we will plan for a family vacation, or at least, a half-day trip.
There are many new spots and attractions in Kuala Lumpur and Selangor area that you can stop by. You no longer need to travel far!
10 BEST PLACES IN KUALA LUMPUR & SELANGOR
As stated below are the 10 interesting places in Kuala Lumpur and Selangor that you can visit with your kids or friends.
1. DISTRICT 21
District 21 is an extremely exciting family attraction which could excite your adrenaline! This 70,000 square feet recreational park is located in IOI City Mall, Putrajaya.
It’s a playground-like Fear Factor that is not only interesting for children, but also teenagers, parents, or anyone who loves extreme sports. The obstacles/challenges in District 21 include Go-Pedal, Pump Track, Power Station, Low Ropes, Launch Pad, The Maze, Free Fall, Sky Trail, Tubby Ride and Roller Glider.
Do not worry if you are a parent with small kids, as there are also special areas available for small children. While waiting for brother and sister to play in challenging areas, you can bring your younger kids to the mini playground or carousel.
Operation Hours: Monday – Friday: 12am – 8pm
Saturday, Sunday & School Holiday: 10am – 8pm
Ticket Price: Active Pass: RM58 (Normal Day) / RM75 (Holidays), Non-active Pass: RM10
Address: AT-6, IOI City Mall, Lebuh IRC, IOI Resort City, 62502 Selangor.
Web Site: http://www.district21.com.my/
It fits perfectly if you love adventure!
2. ICESCAPE ICE RINK
For those who are less interested in extreme sports, you may try ice skating at IOI City Mall. Nothing wrong with occasionally feel the experience in a snowy country, right?
There are performances and competitions in this Olympic-sized ice rink, for you to watch with your family. Besides, there are also skating lessons for those who want to learn ice skating.
If you or your children are not good at ice skating, do not worry! Icescape Ice Rink provides cute penguin figurines to help you cling and learn to skate.
Operation Hours: Monday – Friday: 12am – 8pm
Saturday, Sunday & School Holiday: 10am – 8pm
Ticket Price: RM25 (Normal Day), RM30 (Saturday, Sunday & School Holiday)
Address: IOI City Mall, Lebuh IRC, IOI Resort City, 62502 Selangor.
Tel: 03-8328 8880
Blokspace is an ideal place for 5-14 year olds who love building games such as installing Lego and robots. Like what we know, it’s very pricey to buy these sets of toys, not to mention set themed themes like Star Wars.
There are over 300 types of toys here, including the latest models from Lego, Djeco, and Gundam robots that aim to sharpen your creativity and imagination. This kind of game is great for improving the spatial development and motor skills of children!
Ticket Price: RM18
Address: There are 5 Blokspace outlets around KL & Selangor
Tel: 03-7722 1227
4. MIN NATURE
Min Nature is another unique place that worth your stay. It is an exhibition space of miniature models. You and your children get to see how the staff build the models (home, landscape, trees, and so on) in detail.
Not only that, you can also try to produce the miniature model by buying a very affordable modeling kit, which is about RM20. It’s certainly a unique experience to open children’s mind!
Address: Level 4, Summit USJ, Subang Jaya
Operation Hours: 10am – 10pm everyday
Ticket Price: RM28 (Adult), RM15 (age 4-12), RM15 (age 60 and above), Free (age 4 and below)
Tel: 03-8011 9372
Facebook: Min Nature Malaysia
5. SKYTREX SHAH ALAM
At Skytrex, you can enjoy various activities while enjoying the beauty of the natural landscape and fresh air. The activities include extreme outdoor activities, water-related activities, or just casual recreation that are suitable for all ages.
Extreme outdoor activities are specially designed according to age. For example, Big Thrill and Extreme Challenge (for adults), and Little Adventure (for children) – the minimum height for this extreme activity is 1.1m. More thrill and adventurous challenges are open to those aged 16 and above.
Operation Hours: Tuesday – Sunday & Public Holidays 08:30pm – 5:00 pm
Ticket Price: RM35 (Little Adventure), RM45 (Big Thrill), RM55 (Extreme Challenge)
Address: Jalan Liku 8/1, Seksyen 8, Taman Pertanian Malaysia, Bukit Cahaya Seri Alam, 40000 Shah Alam, Selangor
Tel: 013 276 9841
6. FARM IN THE CITY
Farm in the City is a petting zoo concept garden, where children have the opportunity to touch and feed the animals in the garden. Compared to regular zoo like Zoo Negara, animals found in Farm in the City are not locked in cages. Visitors are allowed to interact directly with them.
The areas in this garden is divided into 11 different habitats such as:
- Mood’s Lake
- Turtle & Tortoise Farm
- Bird Aviary
- Reptile Cavern
- Rabbit Farm
- Pets Village
- Jungle Walk
- Vegetable & Fruit Farm
- Longkang Fishing
- Kampong Mahmood
It is very worthwhile because you can bring your children to see and learn about animals and their habitats more closely. There are also pony rides for children who love horseback riding!
Operation Hours: Monday, Wednesday – Friday 10am – 6pm
Saturday – Sunday 9: 30am – 6pm
Ticket Price: RM32 (Adult), RM27 (Children), Family Package RM116 (2 adults & 2 children)
Address: 40187 & 40188, Jalan Prima Tropika Barat, Bandar Putra Permai, Seri Kembangan
Tel: 03 8941 2099
Facebook:Farm In The City Malaysia
7. JUMP STREET TRAMPOLINE PARK
For children who like to jump, this is the perfect place to release all their energy and to float in the air! It feels like flying! Jump Street Trampoline Park is the only trampoline park in Malaysia, it is also the largest in Asia.
There is an open court for you to jump at will, play dodge ball, high performance area, wall walking, slam dunk, and so on. In fact, you do not need to worry as they also provide a place for children as small as 3 years old. Adults or people who do not like jumping will certainly get excited by the large and elastic trampoline. Also, there is a café serving delicious food.
Operation Hours: Weekdays 11am – 9pm, Saturday & Sunday 9am – 9pm
Tel: 03-7969 1051
8. TADOM HILL
Tadom Hill Resort is located 45 minutes distance from Kuala Lumpur and 15 minutes from KLIA. It is becoming more viral and popular as more and more people are stunned with the beauty of new Tadom Bamboo Camp that has been in operation since the end of December 2015. Almost the whole structure of this resort is built with bamboo and it becomes the unique identity of this place. Tadom Hill is also popular for being one of the ‘glamping’ attractions of the ‘luxury camping’ trend.
If you do not have enough time to stay here, you can buy day pass and play around at Tadom Groove- a clean, beautiful and safe lake. You can enjoy various activities here such as playing a bamboo kayak. There is also a 5-meter-tall bamboo board (slide along to the water), and a ‘tarzan’ rope to swing. All facilities such as safety jacket and bamboo raft are free of charge.
Address: Tadom Hill Resorts, 42700 Banting
Ticket Price: RM18 (for bathing activities without accommodation), Rental of tents and chalets RM40 – RM260 / night (depending on the type of accommodation)
Operation Hours: 8:00am – 18:30pm everyday
Tel: 012-522 5908 / 012-5225728 / 013-8116175 (10am-6pm)
9. GALACTIC LASER TAG
Perhaps there was a trend to play paint ball back then, but now, a shooting game is still thrilling – and not painful! Galactic Laser Tag is suitable for children aged 7 and above and who are not afraid to play in the dark.
As the name suggests, it is a shooting game with an attractive laser light. Once shot, you will lose the ability to shoot. So, you need to keep hiding while escaping the barrier provided. The Galactic Laser Tag is available at Sunway Pyramid and Mid Valley.
Operation Hours: 10am – 10pm (Sunday to Thursday); 10am– 12am (Friday, Saturday, the night before school holiday)
Ticket Price: RM30 – RM50 (depending on time and shots)
Address: Mid Valley Mega Mall, KL & Sunway Pyramid Mall, Selangor
Tel: 03 2283 2999
Laman Web: http://galacticlaser.com/about-us/
10. CAMP 5 INDOOR CLIMBING GYM
Camp5 is a place for you to explore rock climbing comfortably, in air conditioned environment – without explore to the sun. With a height of 24m, the scene from top is so unique and stunning when you’ve climbed up!
For those who first tried, try the trial package. Kids up to 8 years old can also climb for free. So, do not worry as all equipment are available there.
It will definitely bring a whole new experience for you and your family!
Operation Hours: Monday – Friday 2 pm-11pm
Saturday, Sunday, Public Holidays, 10 am-8pm
Ticket Price: RM36 (Adult), RM25 (Junior), RM16 (Youth), Free for kids below 8
Address: 5th Floor, 1 Utama Shopping Centre , 1 Lebuh Bandar Utama, Petaling Jaya
Facebook:Camp 5 Indoor Climbing Gym
Laman Web: http://www.camp5.com/
THERE ARE MORE INTERESTING PLACES IN KUALA LUMPUR & SELANGOR!
- In addition to the above places, there are plenty of interesting places in Kuala Lumpur and Selangor. Among them are:
- Taman Alam Kuala Selangor
- I-City – Shah Alam
- Aviax Aviation – Shah Alam
- Muzium Coklat – Kota Damansara
- Taman Burung KL
- Pusat Sains Negara
- Planetarium Negara
- Berjaya Times Square
- Rumah Penghulu Abu Seman
- Taman Rama-rama KL
- Aquaria KLCC
- Gold Coast Morib
- Paragliding Bukit Jugra
So, bring your family around during this school holidays! In addition to fostering relationships, it can feel the unique experiences and learn new things. Let’s go!