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20 Fun Things You Can Do In Selangor Over The Weekend

Many of us eagerly await the weekend for outings with family and friends. You don’t have to go far to have a fun-filled weekend with your loved ones! There are tons of local gems to explore right here in Selangor. We’ve compiled a list of 20 exciting things to do in Selangor just for you, so consider your weekend plans sorted!

 

 

Go on wild rides at Sunway Lagoon Theme Park

 

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Visit this amusement park for a fun day out with your family! In addition to thrilling rides and water slides, you can explore the Wildlife, Scream, and Extreme Parks. Whether you love roller coasters, extreme sports, or animals, there’s something for everyone at Sunway Lagoon Theme Park.

Address: 3, Jalan PJS 11/11, Bandar Sunway, 47500 Subang Jaya, Selangor
Operating Hours: 10 AM – 6 PM (closed on Tuesdays)

Get your discounted Sunway Lagoon Theme Park tickets now!

 

 

Marvel at the stunning design and architecture of Masjid Sultan Salahuddin Abdul Aziz


With its iconic blue and silver dome, this mosque is a well-known landmark in Shah Alam. The mosque’s architecture features a combination of Malay and Modernist styles. Visit Masjid Sultan Salahuddin Abdul Aziz and marvel at its various unique design elements including the beautiful calligraphy on the mosque’s dome and the blue stained glass.

Address: Persiaran Masjid St., Sekysen 14, 40000 Shah Alam, Selangor

 

Enjoy a breathtaking view at Sungai Selangor Dam

 

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Next time you’re in Kuala Kubu Bharu, be sure to visit the Sungai Selangor Dam. Admire the dam that supplies water to Klang Valley and enjoy the beautiful view of calm waters, greenery, and rolling hills in the distance. When the weather is good, the blue skies above are dotted with white clouds and Sungai Selangor Dam looks like a scene out of a fairy tale! If you’re looking for a little peace and serenity, this is definitely the place to go.

Address: 55, 44000 Kuala Kubu Baru, Selangor

 

 

Meet exotic wildlife at Zoo Negara Malaysia

 

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With over 476 species of animals, Zoo Negara Malaysia is a family-friendly attraction perfect for animal lovers! Explore the numerous exhibits at the zoo including Giant Panda Conservation Centre, Reptile House, Bear Complex, Savannah Walk, and Mammal Kingdom, and learn more about the wildlife in Malaysia.

Address: Jalan Taman Zooview, Taman Zooview, 68000 Ampang, Selangor
Operating Hours: 9 AM – 5 PM daily

Get your discounted Zoo Negara Malaysia entrance tickets now!

 

 

Visit the vibrant and colourful Batu Caves temple

 

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The Batu Caves temple was painted recently and is now looking more vibrant than ever! Climb the 272 steps up to the limestone caves where the temple of Lord Muruga resides. Marvel at the stunning view of KL city from the top and admire the natural beauty of the limestone caves.

Address: Gombak, 68100 Batu Caves, Selangor

 

 

Try waterfall abseiling at Sungai Pisang, Gombak


Waterfall abseiling is a must-try for both thrill-seekers and nature lovers! Abseil down the beautiful waterfall at Sungai Pisang and enjoy the fresh breeze and greenery around you. As you make your way down, the cool water splashes on you, keeping you refreshed. Get in touch with an outdoor event organizer to give this unique and thrilling activity a try.

 

 

Enjoy various tropical fruits at Selangor Fruit Valley

 

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Head over to Selangor Fruit Valley with your family and explore the vast tropical fruit farm. Savour delicious tropical fruits that are in season, engage in fun activities such as vegetable and fruit picking, and learn about various herbs and plants. This truly is a fruit lover’s paradise!

Address: KM7, Jalan Batang Berjuntai, Batu Arang, Rawang, 45600 Berjuntai Bestari, Selangor
Operating Hours: 9.00 AM – 4.00 PM (closed on Fridays)

 

 

Indulge in some shopping therapy at Little India, Klang

 

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Make your way to the royal town of Klang for some shopping and food hunting. Little India is the go-to place to buy a variety of spices, jewels, and colourful outfits. After shopping, stop by one of the many restaurants to enjoy a delicious banana leaf meal. For coffee lovers, a hot cup of bru coffee with fresh cow’s milk is a must-try.

Address: Little India, Jalan Tengku Kelana, 41000 Klang, Selangor

 

 

Visit the bright and beautiful i-City


This vibrant and colourful attraction in Shah Alam is illuminated with over a million LED lights and truly sparkles at night-time. It has an outdoor theme park with rides such as 2-Tier Carousel and Giant Ferris Wheel that are fun for both kids and adults alike!

Address: City of Digital Lights @ i-City, 40000 Shah Alam, Selangor
Operating Hours: 6 PM – 12 AM (closed on Tuesdays)

 

 

Visit the stunning and Instagrammable Sky Mirror

 

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Located in Kuala Selangor, this hidden gem is visually breathtaking. Take a boat ride to this special island that only emerges at low tide. The shallow waters there reflect the blue skies above, much like a mirror. Marvel at this captivating natural occurrence and take loads of beautiful shots for the gram!

 

 

Enjoy the fresh breeze at the Sekinchan paddy fields

 

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Who says you need to head up north to see picturesque paddy fields? Take a break from the hustle and bustle of city life and drive down to Sekinchan to enjoy some greenery, fresh air, and tranquillity. While you’re there, stop by the nearby paddy processing factory and gallery. This is a wonderful way for kids to learn more about farming and how our staple food is grown.

Address: Paddy Gallery, Lot 9990, Jalan Tali Air 5, Ban 2 45400 Sekinchan, Selangor
Operating Hours: 9 AM – 5.30 PM

Book a tour to explore Sky Mirror and Sekinchan Paddy Fields now! Delicious seafood lunch included!

 

 

Go bird watching at Kuala Selangor Nature Park

 

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The Kuala Selangor Nature Park is a popular spot for bird watching. This park has over 150 species of birds including Pittas, Flycatchers, and Woodpeckers. Make sure to bring along your binoculars to catch a glimpse of these majestic birds!

Address: Jalan Klinik, Taman Alam, 45000 Kuala Selangor, Selangor
Operating Hours: 9 AM – 6 PM daily

 

 

Cruise down the Selangor River and marvel at luminescent fireflies

Drive down to Kuala Selangor and visit one of the largest firefly colonies in the world. Go on a boat ride along the Selangor River and see countless fireflies lighting up the night sky. This activity is perfect for all ages!

Book a boat ride at Kuala Selangor Firefly Park now!

 

 

Go hiking at Broga Hill

 

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Broga Hill in Semenyih is a great spot for hiking. Enjoy the fresh air and serene surroundings as you make your way to the top. From the top, you’ll get a breathtaking view of lush greenery, nearby towns, blue skies, and rolling hills in the distance. Early birds can even catch a beautiful sunrise.

Address: Broga Hill, 43500 Semenyih, Selangor

 

 

Interact with friendly wildlife at Farm In The City


Located in Seri Kembangan, Farm In The City (FITC) is a unique concept that brings the wonders of nature to the city. Designed to resemble a Malaysian village, FITC houses a vegetable farm, fruit orchard, and a wide variety of wildlife including ostriches, giant tortoises, iguanas, and alpacas. Walk through the farm, interact with exotic animals, and learn about tropical fruit trees and plants.

Address: Lot 40187-40188, Jalan Prima Tropika Barat, Bandar Putra Permai, Seri Kembangan. 43300 Selangor Darul Ehsan
Operating Hours: 10.00 AM – 6.00 PM (closed on Tuesdays)

 

 

Go tandem paragliding at Bukit Jugra

 

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As children, many of us dream of flying. Why not make that childhood dream come true? Go paragliding with a professional guide and enjoy the stunning view of Jugra as you soar through the sky.

Address: Bukit Jugra, 42700 Banting, Selangor, Malaysia
Operating Hours: 11.00 AM – 5.00 PM daily

 

 

Book your tandem paragliding experience now and get equipped with a GoPro to record your adventure!

 

 

Enjoy a family picnic at Bagan Lalang Beach

 

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Bagan Lalang Beach is one of the closest beaches to KL and is the perfect spot for a family picnic. Enjoy the sea breeze, take a dip in the ocean, and build sandcastles with your little ones. Bring some food from home or tapau from the nearby stalls. Craving for a seaside getaway? Check into the nearby beach resort for some much-needed R&R.

 

 

Shop till you drop at Mitsui Outlet Park


Located near the KLIA airport, this factory outlet shopping mall houses a variety of premium brands selling off-season items at discounted prices. The items sold include clothing, bags, and beauty products. Find great deals on quality products, and when you’re hungry, dine at one of the many restaurants at the outlet park.

Address: Persiaran Komersial, KLIA, 64000 Sepang, Selangor Darul Ehsan
Operating Hours: 10 AM – 10 PM daily

 

 

Experience glamping at Dusun Bonda


Want a nature retreat without sacrificing comfort? Glamping (glamorous camping) is for you! Dusun Bonda in Batang Kali offers a variety of villas and glam tents for you to enjoy a comfortable getaway close to nature. Escape the busy city life, kick-back riverside, and enjoy the beautiful greenery all around.

Address: Lot 2121 (2996) Jalan Ulu Tamu, Kampung Orang Asli Gurney, Ulu Tamu, 44300 Batang Kali, Selangor

 

 

Navigate the rapids of Hulu Selangor River


This is another activity that thrill-seekers will love! Go river rafting and navigate your raft through the rapids of Hulu Selangor River with your friends. Enjoy the adrenaline-rush this extreme sport provides as it puts your teamwork to the test.

Book your river rafting experience for up to 5 pax now!

 

 

Eager to discover more local gems in Selangor? We’ve got you covered! Here are more fun things you can do in Selangor with your family!

 

 

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