7 Tourist Destinations in Selangor, Make Your Vacation More Exciting

7 Tourist Destinations in Selangor, Make Your Vacation More Exciting

Selangor is one of the states in Malaysia that is growing quite rapidly. Its location close to Kuala Lumpur makes it easy for foreign tourists to visit Selangor. Of course, supported by the ease of transportation and adequate accommodation needs, it is very suitable for tourist purposes.

Moreover, many interesting tourist destinations can be visited easily. Want to know which tourist destinations you should visit in Selangor? Come on, see!

  1. Batu Caves

Batu Caves is one of the most unique tours in Selangor. You can enjoy the beauty of nature as well as a religious tour. In this tourist spot, you can enjoy the natural beauty in the form of a cave formed from limestone with ornate statues of gods. In addition, there is a gold statue of Lord Murugan with a height of 42 meters.

In addition to the cave and the statue of the god, there are 272 colorful stairs to get to the cave. When you are at the top, you can enjoy views of the city center from there. You can also learn science with an exciting adventure sensation. This is because the Dark Cave in that location is the habitat of the Trapdoor spider, one of the rare spiders.

Location: Jalan Batu Caves, off MRR2, 68100 Batu Caves, Selangor

Operating hours: 06.00 – 21.00

Ticket price:

Dark Cave (Adventure Tour): Adults, IDR 275 thousand and children, IDR 190 thousand (not including tour guide)
Dark Cave (Educational Tour): Adults, IDR 120 thousand and children, IDR 96 thousand
Cave Villa, IDR 51 thousand
Ramayana Cave, IDR 17 thousand
Temple Cave, Free
Prices above are subject to change at any time.

  1. Sky Mirror

One of the popular tourist destinations in Selangor is Sky Mirror. This tourist spot is not only cool but also unique, but you can’t enjoy it every time. Its uniqueness is that you can see the reflection of the sky’s shadow and all objects that are above the waters.

However, it only appears 3 days before the new moon, 5 days after the new moon, and during the full moon. Because this one tourist spot is strongly influenced by the tides of seawater to create a mirror effect. Apart from being influenced by the tides, the weather also affects it. However, you won’t regret it when it comes at the right time, it’s cool!

Location: 2.8 kilometers off the coast of Desa Jeram, Selangor (in the middle of the Malacca Strait), you can book travel packages via https://skymirrormalaysia.org/

  1. Chocolate Museum

The Chocolate Museum is a great place to learn and know more about chocolate. This museum is divided into several sections such as Journey of Chocolates to find out the origin of chocolate, Chocolate Galleria which spoils you with hundreds of chocolate brands, and many more. It is even the most interactive chocolate museum in Southeast Asia, so it deserves to be said as a chocoholics paradise.

You can visit this museum with your family or relatives. If you want to visit it with a large group or more than 10 people, you can make a reservation in advance. Because this museum is usually used as a place of visit for students from various schools.

Location: Jalan Teknologi 3/5 Selangor Science Park 1, Kota Damansara, 47810 Petaling Jaya, Selangor

Operating hours: 10.00 – 17.00

Ticket price:

Museums 1.0 Free
Museum 2.0: Adults, students (7 years and over), pre-school children, and under 6 years IDR 35 thousand. But get a different discount when it’s a promo. As for people with disabilities and children under 3 years, free of charge.

  1. Firefly Park
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    This Firefly Park is one of the most exciting places for adventure. You can enjoy a canoe trip along the Selangor River and watch the fireflies.

This makes your vacation more exciting and feels like a different atmosphere away from the noise. However, you are prohibited from using flash when taking photos, because it can interfere with fireflies.

Location: Jalan Rawang, Kampung Kuantan, 45000 Kuala Selangor

Operating hours: 19.45 – 22.30

Ticket price: IDR 170 thousand per canoe (maximum 4 people per canoe).

  1. I-City

I-City is one of the most popular and stunning theme parks in Malaysia. You can enjoy Snowalk which is a snow-themed park with temperatures below 5 degrees Celsius. There is also a Space Mission that makes you feel like in a Sci-Fi movie like Transformers.

You can also visit a wax museum called the Red Carpet with wax statues of famous characters and enjoy the illumination like in Japan. There are other attractions, such as a haunted house and a city of digital lights. In addition, many playgrounds are suitable as family vacation spots.

Location: 40000 Shah Alam, Selangor

Operational hour:

City of Digital Lights: 19.00 – 04.00
Outdoor Park Rides: 18.00 – 24.00
Snowalk: 10.00 – 24.00
FunWorld: 10.00 – 24.00
WaterWorld: 11.00 – 19.00
Ticket price:

Outdoor Park Rides: IDR 17 thousand – IDR 35 thousand
Snowalk: IDR 86 thousand – IDR 170 thousand
FunWorld Rides: IDR 17 thousand – IDR 50 thousand
Red Carpet: IDR 137 thousand – IDR 343 thousand
House of Horror: IDR 50 thousand
Trick Art Museum: IDR 35 thousand
WaterWorld: IDR 86 thousand – 170 thousand

  1. Melawati Hill

Bukit Melawati is one of the historic natural attractions in Selangor. There is a fort built at the end of the 18th century. There are also several cannons, poison wells, and colonial houses.

In addition, you can see the ships passing through the Malacca Strait from the top of this hill. This tourist attraction also offers other attractions such as royal tombs, museums, lamp houses, a 200-year-old swan tree, and monkeys.

Location: 45000 Kuala Selangor, Selangor

Operational hour:

Tuesday – Sunday 09.30 – 17.30
Friday 09.30 – 12.15 and 14.45 – 17.30
Monday Closed
Ticket price: Free

  1. Shah Alam National Botanical Park

This National Botanical Garden has been open to the public since 1986 and was previously known as the Natural Light Series Agricultural Park. This park is a combination of tropical rainforest and crops with a total area of ​​1,295 hectares.

You can explore a variety of plants such as oil palm, rubber trees, coffee, and so on. You can get around this place by using a bicycle or bus that is intentionally provided. This place was once used as a shooting location for the movie “My Stupid Boss”, you know.

Location: Section 8, 40000 Shah Alam, Selangor

Operating hours: Tuesday – Sunday 08.30 – 17.00

Ticket price:

IDR 10 thousand for 12-55 years old
IDR 3,500 for ages 4-11 years and 55 years and over
There are additional fees for video shooting, bicycle rental, and use of the pool.

Wow, quite affordable and very diverse tourist destinations in Selangor. You can make it a destination for a vacation with family. Are you interested there?