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SELANGOR - CENTRAL REGION OF PENINSULAR MALAYSIA
PLACES OF INTEREST : Agro Tourism & Eco Tourism
 
 

AGRO TOURISM

 

Tour the Selangor countryside to experience its rural charms and lifestyle. Among the interesting sights are its rustic villages, expansive rice field, delightful fruit orchards and farms.

 
 
HOMESTAY
 

Experience traditional Malay lifestyle in the state rustic and serene villages. Homestay offer the unique opportunity of living amongst the friendly villagers, while enjoying their unhurried lifestyle and colourful culture. These closely-knit communities undertake many interesting tasks collectively. Join them as they celebrate a kenduri or feast, or participate in a traditional wedding ceremony.

 
 
 
SERENDAH INTERNATIONAL ORCHID PARK
 

The Serendah International Orchid Park 40 minutes from Shah Alam, provides visitors the opportunity to observe a fascinating variety of these exotic plants. Avid gardeners and nature enthusiasts will be enthralled by the more than 100 species or the multicolored bloom found here.

 
 
 
SEPANG AGROTECHNOLOGY PARK
 

Situated less than an hour?s drive from Kuala Lumpur, this park offers an insight into farming and gardening using modern technology This 100 hectare ground produces a vast variety of tropicaI vegetables and flowers. Visitor are welcomed to purchase the freshly harvested vegetables, or watch how the crops are cultivated.

 
 
 

ECO-TOURISM

 

Selangor is endow with verdant forest reserves scenic waterfalls and fascinating wetlands. offering eco-lovers host of outdoor activities within easy reach of the city.

 
 
NATIONAL ZOO
 

 

The National Zoo Is located In Hulu Klang about 13 kilometres from Kuala Lumpur. The zoo houses over 4000 mammals, reptiles, birds and fish within its 25-hec tare grounds. Visitors can spend a whole day observing its many inhabitants or enjoy entertaining performances by the orang utans and sea lions. The horse, camel and elephant rides promise a fun-filled experience for children and adults alike. The spacious picnic grounds and boating lake are excellent for family recreation. Other facilities include restaurants and mini-train rides. For an opportunity to watch nocturnal animals, visit the zoo on Saturday nights.

 
 
 
FIREFLY PARKS
 

The firefly colonies of Kampung Kuantan and Kampung Bukit Belimbing are among the most popular tourist attractions in Selangor. Visitors can feast their eyes on the spectacular light displays from these unique insects, which live on the berembang trees that grow along Kuala Selangor's riverbanks. Boats can be hired at the Kampung Kuantan jetty for these nocturnal tours. The skilled local oarsmen make this experience a memorable and unforgettable one. The Firefly Park Resort in Kampung Bukit Belimbing offers visitors an opportunity to view the enchanting display as well as enjoy a night?s stay at the chalet.

 
 
 
KANCHING RECREATIONAL FOREST
 

A mere 30-minute drive from Kuala Lumpur, lies the Kanching Recreational Forest, an invigorating getaway amidst nature. Situated in the Kanching Forest Reserve, the area is a heaven for various species of birds and monkeys. The Kanching Waterfalls presents a dramatic backdrop to the jungle setting. Hike up to the top of its seven tiers for a superb view of the surroundings. Located nearby is Templer Park, a popular picnic spot with waterfalls and cool streams. A short drive away is the beautifully landscaped Commonwealth Forest Park Nestled within a dense jungle, the area offers chalets, trekking paths, a fountain and a camping site.

 
 
 
FOREST RESEARCH INSTITUTE OF MALAYSIA (FRIM)
 

Nature lovers will enjoy a visit to this vast forest reserve, located in Kepong on the north-western fringe of Kuala Lumpur. Gain an insight Into Malaysia?s tropical flora and fauna from Its various arboretums (living museum of trees) and wetland area. Walk through the nature trails or visit the herb gardens and marvel at its 15000 species of plants. The parks canopy walkway suspended 30 metres above ground level, offers a memorable and thrilling experience. On clear days, visitors can enjoy a breath taking view of the city skyline and the surround greenery. FRIM also has a camping ground, picnic areas, jogging trails and a souvenir shop,

 
 
 
PAYA INDAH WETLANDS
 

Located in Sepang. in the vicinity of the Kuala Lumpur International Airport is Malaysia?s premier ecotourism park. The park is an oasis of lush vegetation and fascinating wildlife such as crocodiles, hippos. pelicans, pink flamingos, swans, Mandarin ducks and Manchurian cranes. its Palm Garden is reputed to contain the world?s lar9est collection of palm species. Its lake teems with aquatic life and Is covered with lotus blossoms and towering elephant grass. Activities like cycling. trekking and canoeing are available for the energetic while those who prefer a slower pace can take a relaxing stroll through the peaceful, landscaped gardens. Other attractions include trams and hone-cart rides.

 
 
 
 
PLACES OF INTEREST : Agro Tourism & Eco Tourism
SELANGOR - CENTRAL REGION OF PENINSULAR MALAYSIA