“Pusing Selangor Dulu” to visit these ten new trending and viral tourist destinations in Selangor that you might not be aware of!
The State of Selangor is famous for its own tourist attractions. It is complete with features of local culture, protected greenery, cultural diversity, and several types of food plus menus, from street stalls to fine dining. The age of social media and the era of globalization are changing the trend of tourism which makes tourism activities a necessity in the lives of the current generation.
The State of Selangor is not to be missed out on developing various new and innovative tourism products to provide a wonderful experience to its guests. In this week’s article, Tourism Selangor has recommended 10 Viral Places for your perusal. Make sure you select the one that fits your budget and needs. Here is a list of 10 “Viral” tourism attractions that you must visit in the State of Selangor.
1. D Virtual Park, Evo Mall Bangi
D Virtual Park, EvoMall Bangi is a virtual reality theme park located inside the mall, giving you a revolutionary gaming experience that will satisfy your virtual hunger.
D Virtual Park, Evo Mall Bangi is the first virtual reality park in Peninsular Malaysia with a hologram theatre. View 10 -minute holographic animations created entirely by their own creative team using the most sophisticated and complex animation software and tools. It also has eight virtual reality attractions and one augmented reality attraction. D Virtual Park at EvoMall Bangi is open from 10am to 10pm, with different prices according to the price package.
Address: Lot T.14. T.25 Level 3, Evo Mall Bangi, Jalan Medan 2D, Seksyen 9, 43650 Bandar Baru Bangi, Selangor.
2. Splatter Art Factory, Subang Jaya
Art is a type of stress-relieving activity. Visit Splatter Art Factory in Subang Jaya if you want to try a unique artistic expression. You will be introduced to an enchanting and fun art experience. Their package includes a take-away canvas, as well as brushes, equipment, acrylic paints, safety ponchos shoes, and goggles or other eye protection.
Then, based on imagination and choice, you can create art using a variety of approaches. Some use a brush to sprinkle paint, others use a toothbrush to sprinkle colour, and some even blow up balloons to colour the canvas. Open daily from 10am to 5pm except Mondays. Any inquiries about your payment, go directly to the official Splatter Art Factory website at https://splatter-art-factory.business.site.
Address: 49 & 50, Block C, Lot 777, Jalan Subang 4, Ultramine Industrial Park, 47610 Subang Jaya, Selangor.
3. Ruma Pokok, Sepang
Ruma Pokok is a cafe plant shop located in a small town, Sungai Pelek, Sepang. Highlighting elements (cafes, works & nature) that are closely related to art, nature and Western food such as meatballs, coated fish & potatoes and even butter chicken rice.
Ruma Pokok is viewed as a new attraction in this area because the decoration with various green tree species fill the cafe making a different atmosphere for the premises, thus attracting young people to “OOTD”. At Ruma Pokok, a serene scenario with light meals is apt for a relaxing hangout. Not only is the atmosphere quiet with simple food and while enjoying drinks, customers can also buy various types of trees available here. Open from 4pm to midnight every day except Mondays.
Address: No 1, Kedai PLB, Taman Sri Merbau, Taman Seri Serbau, 43950 Sungai Pelek, Selangor.
4. Riverine Splash, Pulau Carey
The resort features a tribal-themed Riverine Splash Water Theme Park. There are over 12 attractions and slides for you to try, including the Anaconda Tube Slide, Rimba River, Survival Park and even Kiddie Beats reserved for children.
The Riverine Splash Water Theme Park is closed every Tuesday and is open from 10am to 6pm. Admission for adults is RM58 while for children, RM38 for all-day tickets.
Address: Jalan Pulau Carey, Mukim Jugra, 42960 Pulau Carey, Selangor.
5. Stars Archery, Petaling Jaya
Stars Archery is the largest indoor archery long-distance operator in Malaysia, with the aim of introducing everyone to the unique and entertaining sport of archery.
Stars Archery is an attraction that captivates many tourists, visitors, especially teenagers and students to their outlets as it is a sport that many have never experienced. Archery is a sport and a kind of entertainment that is appropriate for archers who are new to archery and also those who are experienced in the pursuit. Open daily from 10am to 10pm. Go directly to the official website of Stars Archery for information on packages and prices offered.
Address: F1.26, 3, Jalan PJS 11/15, Bandar Sunway, 46150 Petaling Jaya, Selangor.
6. Nafas Cube & Nanas Montel Cafe, Serdang
Why do you need to experience NAFAS Cube @ MARDI located in MAEPS Serdang, Selangor? Well, it has been specially planned for guests looking for an awesome vacation location. With its distinctive and comfortable accommodation, NAFAS Cube provides a quiet retreat away from the hustle and bustle of the city.
The site, which is fully operated by the National Farmers Organization (NAFAS), is a popular destination for visitors seeking a thrilling agro-tourism experience. NAFAS Cube offers hotel-style rooms with a container and sewer-based concept (concrete sewer pipes). NAFAS Cube also provides the concept of glamping, or camping with beautiful lake views, for individuals who enjoy a camping holiday.
For those who prefer culvert type accommodation, toilets are situated not far from the room. The price offered for a culvert is between RM120 to RM150 per night for a queen bed or two single beds. Container accommodation provides bathrooms and toilets in the room and room rates range from RM150 to RM250 per night.
The pineapple-based dish is definitely appetising. The nearby Nanas Montel Cafe is also a visitor’s choice as the Nanas Montel Cafe offers pineapple ice cream that you have never tasted, refreshing pineapple juice, delicious pineapple poppies and pineapple curry, etc. Open daily from 9.30am to 7pm. Experience the yummy meal and also stay at the NAFAS Cube which is so comfortable and peaceful.
Address: Jalan MAEPS 4/1, 43400 Serdang, Selangor.
7. Saville Wonderland, Semenyih
Welcome to Saville Farm which is an agro farm located in Semenyih. It is also a hatching centre, breeding and selling village chickens. Attractions available at Saville Wonderland are also the Kancil/Pelanduk Mini Sanctuary, freshwater fishing, petting zoo, ATV ride, Ulaman and Herbal Garden.
Saville Wonderland is open every weekend and also offers a premium “Barn Stay” container homestay. You have the opportunity to experience living in a garden equipped with various facilities, beautiful views plus serenity. There is a fish pond and creek in front of the garden residence, providing a chance for visitors to enjoy the view of the livestock farm and fruit crops.
For more info, log on to the official Facebook Page Saville Free Range Agro – Saville Wonderland.
Address: Taman Agroteknologi, 1A, Jalan Sungai Lalang, Kampung Pasir, 43500 Semenyih, Selangor.
8. 20 Laman Cafe, Bangi
Why not visit 20 Laman Cafe if you’re still hunting for yummilicious food?
It appeases the appetite of any visitor with the desire to taste the traditional cuisine of Negeri Sembilan and Malay cuisine, as well as various types of ulaman. Cooked Lemak Cili Padi Ikan Salai and Daging Salai are two of the most popular specialities. There are over ten different types of Malay cuisine, in addition to the rice chilli dishes served daily. Customers also enjoy Asam Pedas Melaka and Tempoyak Ikan Patin Pahang.
20 Laman Cafe is open daily except Friday and Saturday, from 11am to 4pm.
Address: 20, Jalan Damai 8, Taman Desa Damai, 43650 Bangi, Selangor.
9. Paya Indah Discovery Wetland, Dengkil
The 1,111-acre lush greenery and large lakes that make up the Discovery Wetlands are natural sanctuaries where animals have built their homes. Plant and animal populations have grown into hundreds due to continuous conservation efforts over the years, producing a diverse environment that is applicable for today’s life and activities.
The largest wetland park in the Klang Valley is home to new and exciting outdoor activities. It’s more than sufficient for everyone, whether for a quick weekend getaway or a fun family day out. One of the best ways to learn and experience Malaysia’s biological diversity is by visiting Paya Indah Discovery Wetlands.
Visit their website for more information on ticket prices.
Address: Pantai Kelanang Beach, 42960 Pulau Carey, Selangor.
10. Future Land Fun Zone, Petaling Jaya
Are you looking for a fun way to spend quality time with your friends and family? Just take them to Sunway Pyramid’s Future Land Fun Zone! Futuristic family entertainment centre, offering entertaining virtual reality activities with cutting-edge technology.
Get ready to be entertained with a variety of 360 simulator games that are sure to thrill you! 360 Flight Simulator and ExoJet, Mirror Maze, VR Hero, 6D Cinema and VR Car simulator are just a few of the main attractions that use state-of-the-art technology and equipment. Future Land is perfect for a fun weekend with the family. Operating hours are from 10am to 10pm daily.
Address: F1, 20, Sunway Pyramid Mall, Jalan PJS 11/15, Bandar Sunway, 46150 Petaling Jaya, Selangor.