Selangor

Batu Caves

Batu Caves is a an iconic and popular tourist attraction in Selangor.

Site of a Hindu temple and shrine, Batu Caves attracts thousands of worshippers and tourists, especially during the annual Hindu festival, Thaipusam.

A limestone outcrop located just north of Kuala Lumpur, Batu Caves has three main caves featuring temples and Hindu shrines. (read more…)


 

Carey Island

Carey Island is famous for two things – great seafood and the indigenous Mah Meri (pronounced Mak Miri) people who have a reputation for some of the world’s finest wooden masks. (read more…)

 

 

 


 

Farm in the City

The Best Place to Hang Out with Exotic Animals

Love animals and want to get up close and personal with them? Well, make a visit to Farm in the City, a Malaysian village-themed petting zoo with more than 100 species of exotic animals.

Located in Seri Kembangan about 20 minutes’ drive from Kuala Lumpur, Farm in the City is a specially-designed outdoor park where visitors can touch and feed animals while learning more about them. Not only that, visitors are exposed to a typical Malaysian village environment, surrounded by fruit trees and farm animals in a safe yet fun setting. (read more…)


 

Forest Research Institute Malaysia (FRIM)

Forest Research Institute Malaysia (FRIM) regrets to inform that the Canopy Walkway and Rover Track will be closed effective 13th October 2015 until further notice. We apologize for any inconvenience and appeal for understanding and cooperation from all visitors especially FRIM regular joggers to refrain from using the Rover Track. (read more…)

 


 

The Malay Heritage Museum

The Malay Heritage Museum features the uniqueness of Malay heritage with its fantastic collection of textiles, apparel, weapons and household equipment. Some interesting things to discover: the Malays had used the footnoting system in their manuscripts more than 300 years ago; a mind-mapping concept similar to Tony Buzan’s was already in use by the Malays for more than 200 years; the cindai cloth infused with healing herbs had probably saved Hang Jebat during his scuffle with Hang Tuah; and the Malay invention of the gobek api, a device that combines concepts of physics, chemistry, and biology, pressure, compression and friction, which was in use about 100 years before the creation of matches in the West. (read more…)


 

 

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