Travellers come to Malaysia for a few reason. Of course with our great tall iconic towers like KLCC and KL Towers is one of a few main architecture attraction. Besides that, Famous street food in the city like Jalan Alor captures a lot attention too. Other than those usual things to do, Malaysia is also well known for Theme parks too such as a few main ones like Sunway Lagoon, Legoland & MAPS. Some is located within Kuala Lumpur itself and others are 2-4 hours drive away from this main City. You can located the list of theme parks in Malaysia thru here.
To those have limited times in Kuala Lumpur, many would end up here:
Sunway Lagoon Theme Park
Sunway Lagoon Theme Park is one of the most sort after theme park after Genting Highlands (which is currently under huge construction to make way for one of the most anticipated theme park for most of us Malaysians – 20th Century Fox World. Targeting to operate 2019).
Sunway Lagoon Theme Park is located in Petaling Jaya, just about 15km southwest of the Kuala Lumpur city centre. Most family and friends would spend about a day here as ¾ of time in the theme park and to cool it off at the shopping mall – Sunway Pyramid which is just right beside this massive theme park.
A park that sits in this massive 80 acre land is divided into a few zones, water slides that whirl and twirl, a man made ‘river’ ride, a surf beach, a wave pool, a 360° revolving pirate ship and. the world’s largest manmade surf beach – the list goes on. However, with light upgrading and the new look, it has expanded and encompasses a total of five different zones – the water park, Scream Park, Amusement Park, Extreme Park and Wildlife Park.
A good place for adrenaline junkies, the Extreme Park has an archery range and paintball arena as well as all-terrain vehicles, a rock-climbing wall and go-karting, golf and other activities. Besides that, water sports, including diving lessons and Asia’s highest slingshot ride – the G-Force X – call this park home. Extreme Park also has Malaysia’s longest flying fox ride (206m) and visitors can take the ultimate leap of faith with the country’s first bungee jump also Wildlife park next to it
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ASIA’S 1ST NICKELODEON THEMED LAND
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One of the latest attraction in Sunway Lagoon is Nickelodeon Lost Lagoon. Be prepared to set another new adventure by exploring into this fantasyland filled with colossal water rides and water playgrounds, canopy walks and meandering pathways, beautiful waterfalls and recreational camp sites.
- Jungle Fury
- Splish Splash
- Hippo valley
- Wonder Steps
- Explorers Campsite
- Explorers Trail
Sunway Lagoon Theme Park
- Opening Hours: Daily 10:00 – 18:00
- Location: Sunway Resort Hotel & Spa
- Address: 3, Jalan PJS 11/11, Bandar Sunway, Petaling Jaya
- Tel: +603 5639 0000
Heading to the south is :
Hail as the 1st LEGOLAND in Asia in year 2012 and 1st International Park in Malaysia, LEGOLAND Malaysia opened as the sixth park of its kind to bring visitors across Asia on a brick-tastic journey of LEGO adventures. Features more than 40 fun-packed rides and attractions from roller coasters to race cars as well as family-focused interactive shows.
This park is indeed the ultimate family adventure!
- Lego Ninjago World
- Lego Techinic
- Lego Kingdom
- Land of Adventure
- Lego City
LL Malaysia Taman Tema Sdn Bhd
7 Jalan LEGOLAND
Bandar Medini Iskandar Malaysia
79250 Iskandar Puteri (Nusajaya),
Johor Darul Takzim,
You can call us directly at +607 597 8888. (Daily, 9.00am – 7.00pm, Malaysia time), or drop us an email at info@LEGOLAND.my.
Puteri habour – Sanrio Hello Kitty Town, Bob The Builder & Thomas and Friends
Just right about 15-30 minutes away from Legoland, another theme park that captures the attention from the young families and fans that is in love with SANRIO HELLO KITTY TOWN and The Little Big Club. Combination of these 2 parks will offer two different experience for families. Visitors can play-learn via rides, activities and shows, providing an immersive learning and play experience for everyone.
SANRIO HELLO KITTY TOWN, also mark as the first SANRIO HELLO KITTY TOWN theme park outside of Japan that consists of various walk-through attractions, interactive activities and rides which follow the Hello Kitty theme. You will be spoilt with with photo corner as nearly every corner of this place fit as a picture session. Visitors can also look forward to creating their very own Sanrio souvenirs at the Wishful studio and also enjoy delectable Hello Kitty themed drinks and pastries.
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According to Bumblebeemum this was how they spent their time in the park:
- 1 pm: Hello Kitty Heartful Journey Show
- 30pm: Meet-and-Greet My Melody
- Visit Hello Kitty House
- 15pm: Hello Kitty in Oz
- 3pm: Hello Kitty Starlight Sing-A-Long Show
- Wishful Studio (coaster making)
- 4pm: Meet-and-Greet Hello Kitty & Dear Daniel
- Wishful Studio (cookie and badge making)
- 30pm: Meet-and-Greet Bad Badtz Maru
- 5pm: Happy Carnival
Thomas Town is another town that sits right beside Sanrio Hello Kitty Town and certainly capture the younger kids with their signature choo choo train. Kids will just run wild when they see their favourite character Bertie the Bus, Harold’s Helitours, and even Colin Crane Drop. There are just tons and tons of fun to be had.
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Address: Persiaran Puteri Selatan, Puteri Harbour, 79000 Nusajaya,
Johor Darul Takzim, Malaysia
Tel: 1300 88 FAMILY (326459)
- RM80 for Hello Kitty Town only
- RM117 for Hello Kitty Town + Thomas Town
Same admission price appears for both adult and children. Children above 3 years old OR 90cm in height requires a ticket.
3. Malaysia Animation Theme Park
The latest attraction in Malaysia at the moment is MAPS – Movie Animation Theme Park (IPOH) that just opens its door over last weekend 26th June 2017. The park is just about 2 hours drive from Kuala Lumpur.
This RM 520 million build up is hail as the first Asia’s first Animation-centred theme park with a few main attractions to hit on. One of the local star feature animation is BoboiBoy, Smurfs and Dreamworks Animation Studio can now relive their dreams and enjoy their company right here in Malaysia.
With more than 40 attractions in this 6 theme zones within the 21 ha park.
- Animation square
- Blast off zone
- Dream zone
- Fantasy Forest Zone
- Lakeside Zone
- Live Action Zone
More info at: www.mapsperak.com