Kuala Lumpur is the first name that comes to everyone’s mind while talking about Malaysia. However, the country is home to several tourist attractions that can offer the perfect combination of peace, luxury, excitement, marvelous architecture, and picturesque locations showing Mother Nature’s true image. Let’s take a look at some impressive tourist attractions from Malaysia’s Selangor state.
Sailboat Pantai Batu Laut
Batu Laut village on Banting’s Carey Island attracts thousands of sailing enthusiasts from around the world. Young sailors visit the Yacht Centre to learn almost everything about Yachts. Young sailors consider Pantai Batu Laut as the ideal place to get trained for national and international tournaments.
Jugra’s Royal Mausoleum
Sultan Abdul Samad’s tomb was constructed in 1884. The location is still being used as Selangor royal family’s burial ground. The structure of the dome displays the wonderful combination of Moorish features combined with Islamic architecture. This historic monument is located in Jugra and still manages to attract visitors.
FGS Dong Zen Temple
FGS Dong Zen Temple is located in Selangor’s Jenjarom village. It occupies special place the heart of Malaysia’s young Buddhists. The Temple attracts thousands of visitors during Chinese New Year celebration festival that lasts for 15 days.
Temple’s garden is home to hundreds of flora and fauna. Statues of the 18 Arhat, Buddhist wall paintings, and other attractions are good enough to keep tourists engaged for several hours. Locals, as well as Malaysian nationals, prefer to visit this Temple during New Year celebrations as a part of the tradition.
The Paya Indah Wetlands
The Paya Indah Wetlands are located in Selangor’s Dengkil town. Ornithologists from around the world visit this sanctuary to study birds. The area is home to Nile hippos, mammals, and more than 200 species of birds. You can also enjoy adventure sports like cycling, boating, and angling in this area.
This is a wonderful palace constructed in 1905 by Sultan Alauddin Riayat Shah. It is located near Sultan Alaeddin Mosque, around 20 kilometers away from Banting. The palace is considered architectural marvel due to its design that shows the influence of Islamic, Indian, Chinese, and European culture. It’s stone staircases, curved windows, sharp roof lines and the presence of Malay art still manage to attract tourists.
Records suggest that this palace’s design was created by Sultan himself. He stayed in this palace for around 35 years after constructing it.
Beach at Morib
Morib area is famous for its seashore among tourists. The area is also home to an abundant palace, several ancient buildings, and graves. The beach is home to hundreds of small crabs. This is the perfect destination for you if you wish to spend your time surrounded by palm trees and casuarinas. If you are looking for tourist-friendly and impressive hotel while in Morib, Banting, you should definitely stay at Morib Gold Coast hotel. It is a four-star resort that offers more than 400 rooms. It is also famous due to its own water amusement park.
Gold Coast Morib Water Park
If you are willing to spend wonderful time after travelling and visiting various tourist destinations in Malaysia’s Kuala Langat district, you should consider visiting Gold Coast Morib Water Park. Seaside Park is located in southern part of Selangor. It is just about an hour drive away from Kuala Lumpur.
Water Park consists of swimming pool, amphitheater, and several water sport related games. If you are planning to visit KL during the business tour, you can carry-on with your business and let your family spend some wonderful time at this park.
Kelanang beach is just a few minutes away from Morib, Banting. If you are willing to enjoy walking, cycling as well as boating and angling, you should visit the wonderful Kelanang beach area in Kuala Langat district. This beach is maintained by the National Hydraulic Research Institute of Malaysia.
Birds nest Eco Park
Not just ornithologists, but all nature lovers prefer to visit Kuan Wellness Eco Park whenever they visit Malaysia. It is just a few minutes away from Morib Coast and is one of Malaysia’s most popular tourist attractions.
This Eco Park is spread across five acres. It is full of fruit farms, and palm trees. The park is also home to the birds nest processing research center, bird nest cafes, green promenade, eco-garden, sales center, and more.