Although, we’re still in CMCO period, I believe soon we shall be able to resume our travel plans. Although I have plans to travel overseas but for now I till refocus to travel local instead. I’m thinking to plan a day trip with my family to Kuala Langat, Selangor.
Step into Southwestern Selangor where the ultimate towns of Banting, Carey Island, Jugra, Morib as well as Teluk Datok are located. Take this chance to travel around the iconic landmarks in Kuala Langat for its well-known to be a district that is rich in agricultural produce and multiple cultural and historical attractions.
Here’s are some of the must visit places at Kuala Langat:
Breakfast at Phua Kian Guan Coffee Shop & Restaurant
A popular local Chinese restaurant in town with a vintage interior that brings you a glimpse of the olden days. Be amazed by the variety of choices of kuih and noodles that they have. Not to mention, the signature Chai Kuih and Fried sweet potato starch that is pretty much incomparable, so be sure to try it!
Visit the awe-inspiring Fo Guang Shan Dong Zen Temple
Located in Jenjarom, this 16-acre temple that was built in 1994 is also home to all the main landmarks like the Waterdrop Teahouse, Lumbini garden and Fo Guan Yuan Art Gallery. With such astonishing landscape surrounding the temple, it has been a must-visit attraction for locals and tourists. There is no entrance fee so you can just swing by starting from 10 a.m. daily.
Step into Mah Meri Cultural Village to experience the indigenous lifestyles
Well, are you aware there’s a cultural village hidden in Kuala Langat? Check out Mah Meri Cultural Village, a Selangor’s hidden gem that is open to public with their cultural activities, tour packages and workshops offered.
Lunch at Selera Tujuh Restaurant
Grab lunch at Selera Tujuh Restaurant in Banting! There is a wide range of Malaysian food choices here which includes, Nasi Ayam, Nasi Ambeng, Asam Pedas, Ikan Bakar and many other sumptuous spread in the menu that is worth the try!
Stop by at the well-known Kerepek Ros and shop for your new favourite snack
Bring some souvenirs home and in Kuala Langat, Kerepek Ros is the perfect gift for loves ones. Some of their best-selling snacks are the Ubi Masin, Pisang Tanduk and Kuih Siput.
Sightsee at Jugra Hill and witness the amazing view from above by paragliding
Jugra Hill is undeniably a popular attraction in Kuala Langat! Though it will take you around 1 hour to reach the top, every spot in this area is totally worth the hike! At the peak of the hill, you will spot a striking lighthouse that allows you to witness the splendid view of the city. Also, if you are up for an exhilarating adventure, go ahead and have a 10-minute time of your life with a paragliding session! Find out more on https://selangor.travel/listing/paragliding-at-jugra-hill/.
Go on a mini safari to Kuan Wellness Eco Park
Known as the best bird’s nest producer in the district, make sure to drop by Kuan Wellness Eco Park near Pantai Batu Laut! In the park itself, you will be kept busy will fun-filled activities at the Swiftlet Home, Eco Park, Bird’s Nest Gallery and their Eco-Café! You will also get to see for yourselves various species of birds, fishes and other reptiles at their miniature zoo.
Tea Time at Mansion 1969 Café
This vintage cafe served the best desserts and coffee in town. While you are at it, do not forget to take out your phones to update your social media with tons of pictures from this café!
Witness the stunning sunset at Morib Beach
There is nothing more peaceful than strolling around Morib Beach to catch the jaw-dropping stunning sunset. There is also a food court nearby that sells a variety of tasty Ikan and Sotong Bakar or grilled fish and squid. Check out more details at https://selangor.travel/listing/morib-beach/
Dinner at Asam Batu Laut
Head here for the best seafood in town. Some of the scrumptious meals in the menu include Asam Steamed Snapper Fish and Steam Garoupa served with minced ginger. psst…its all fresh from the sea!
Seeing this list, I’m pretty excited about my trip to Kuala Langat. If you’ve been there before and have other must visit places to recommend, feel free to leave a comment below 😀
If you’re looking for other places to visit in Selangor, visit official website of Tourism Selangor