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5 Meaningful Ways To Celebrate Father’s Day

Spend Some Quality Time with Your Dad by Doing Exciting Activities Together in Selangor.

Father’s Day is a particular day celebrated on 20th June this year, and it is a day we celebrate a special person in our family called “dad”. A father is a leader in the family who happily sacrifices most of his time and energy for his children. He has always been a hero and one who wants the best for the family. Therefore, spend some quality time with your dad by doing some exciting activities together in conjunction with Father’s Day. Make these ideas listed below as inspirations to celebrate belated Father’s Day after Movement Control Order (MCO) ends.

Happy Father's Day
Happy Father’s Day

1) Go Fishing at Pulau Ketam, Port Klang
Prepare your fishing equipment such as rods, reels and baits. Fishing is the perfect activity to reconnect with Mother Nature.

Pulau Ketam
Pulau Ketam (credit: Selangor Kini)

Pulau Ketam located near to Port Klang, is a great location for fishing enthusiasts. It is a mangrove island surrounded by flat muddy area. There are four neighbouring fishing villages nearby: Pulau Ketam Township, Bagan Teo Chew, Sungai Dua and Sungai Lima. Spend some time alone with your dad and share some stories together while patiently waiting for some fish to be lured to your baits.

2) Take a Bike Ride at Forest Research Institute Malaysia (FRIM), Kepong
Cycling is one of the easiest ways to relax, which is also good for your health. Take your dad for a bike ride at FRIM, Kepong which is situated in the Gombak District.

FRIM
FRIM (credit: sharulnizam.com)

The track flows into the campus area which is surrounded by the beauty of nature. Cycling is fun and it helps to strengthen family bond. Hence, it is definitely a great way to spend quality time together with your dad and the rest of your family.

3) Relaxing Picnic at Sungai Tekala Waterfall, Hulu Langat
If your dad is more inclined towards activities which do not require much energy, head over to the nearest picnic spot in Selangor such as the Sungai Tekala Waterfall.

Air Terjun Sungai Tekala
Air Terjun Sungai Tekala (credit: aqhlef_)

Relaxing outdoors is the right choice to celebrate Father’s Day. Sungai Tekala Waterfall is one of the most well-known spots in the State of Selangor that surely captivates your attention. In addition, the facilities provided are still well-maintained and visitors should ensure the facilities are used with care.

4) Birdwatching Activity at Paya Indah Discovery Wetlands
Explore the nearest park and bring along a set of binoculars to spend time with your dad by doing leisure activities such as birdwatching at Paya Indah Discovery Wetlands.

Paya Indah Wetlands
Paya Indah Wetlands (credit: vthian)

You will be able to enjoy the view from the observation tower which provides a 360-degree view of the entire area. Paya Indah Discovery Wetlands is home to about 213 species of birds which certainly makes birdwatching a fun activity.

5) Tea Time at Holy Smoke Café, Shah Alam
Treat your dad with a special afternoon tea at Holy Smoke Café in Shah Alam. It is easiest yet most meaningful to do with your dad.

Holy Smoke Cafe
Holy Smoke Cafe (credit: Zomato)

The café offers quality cuisines at affordable prices. This café with its retro-modern interior design undeniably provides a unique ambience. Spending leisure time here allows you to share stories with your dad in a more relaxing way.

Spend some quality time with your dad by doing these fun and interactive activities in Selangor after the Movement Control Order (MCO) ends. Hopefully, these suggestions listed above will leave some good memories after spending real quality time with your dad although this year’s Father’s Day celebration is postponed indefinitely. Be inspired for now and #ImagineNowExperienceSoon.

Last but not least, it is our responsibility to always comply with the standard operating procedures (SOPs) set by the National Security Council. Ensure physical distancing, wear face mask at all times, use hand sanitiser accordingly and register through mobile application “SElangkah: Langkah Masuk Dengan Selamat” when entering premises in the State of Selangor.

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