The school holidays are back in full swing, which means it’s time to make plans for spending quality time together. And more importantly, finding ways to keep the little ones occupied.
To help you and the kids get the most out of this break, here are some fun ideas in Selangor for you and your family to get that some quality time in while the little ones expend their boundless energy.
Where to go
Chocolate Museum, Kota Damansara
Let your kid’s inner chocolatier go wild. With interactive digital displays, intriguing facts, cutting-edge machinery, and more than 100 chocolate brands available at the best pricing, this Chocolate Museum is the newest, most unique chocolate museum in Southeast Asia!
Get your kids involved in their Chocolate Lab for as little as RM39 and watch them become the Next Asian Top Chocolatier when they bring back their delicious homemade chocolate.
Address: 2, Jalan Teknologi 3/5, Kota Damansara, 47810 Petaling Jaya, Selangor
Phone: +603-7490 4260
Jump Street Asia, Petaling Jaya
Your kids will have a blast bouncing, jumping, and rolling on nearly a hundred interconnected trampolines comprising a trampoline basketball hoop, a trampoline dodgeball court, a bubble hoop, and enormous airbags. Whether you are a pure amateur or a seasoned athlete, Jump Street Asia is a fun indoor playground for everyone. Children as young as three years old are welcome in the small children’s exclusive jumping area.
Address: 8A, Jln 13/6, Seksyen 13, 46200 Petaling Jaya, Selangor
Phone: +6012-204 1448
Amverton Riverine Splash Water Theme Park, Carey Island
A newly-opened theme park on Pulau Carey, this water park boasts a tribal theme where you can have a splashing good time with the family. The Riverine Splash Water Theme Park is only an hour’s drive from Kuala Lumpur (KL), has over 12 attractions, and has the Riverine Hotel & Suites right next to the theme park so you can even turn your fun day out into a staycation!
Address: Jalan Pulau Carey, 42960 Pulau Carey, Selangor
Phone: +603-3123 3888
Where to eat
FOODtree Restaurant, Glenmarie
This delightful restaurant with a jurassic theme is definitely one to visit with your kids. Dinosaur Trap (grilled chicken), Nest of Dinosaur (spaghetti bolognese), Telurex (Milo shaved ice), and Jumbo Herbs are just a few of the delicious dishes available at the FOODtree. The restaurant houses a place for special events and offers a variety of kid-friendly activities, like colouring dinos and riding them around the space. So cute!
Address: No.10, Section U1, Jalan Pelukis U1/46, Kawasan Perindustrian Temasya, 40150 Shah Alam, Selangor
Phone: +603-5566 8093
Geng’s Corner, Upin & Ipin, Shah Alam
Visit Les Copaque’s Upin & Ipin-themed restaurant in Shah Alam to relive happy childhood memories. The restaurant serves a wide variety of cuisines, including delicious Thai food, authentic Western fare, and a host of other options.
Address: No 2, Jalan Boling Padang G 13/G, Seksyen 13, 40100 Shah Alam, Selangor
Phone: +6013-778 4950
Where to stay
Semenyih Eco Venture Resort & Recreation, Semenyih
If you need a break from the hustle and bustle of KL, the Semenyih Eco Venture is only 45 minutes away. It’s a 20-acre outdoor recreation facility and the biggest container hotel in the Hulu Langat area.
The different extreme activities offered by Semenyih Eco Venture are fantastic for getting an adrenaline rush, and they fit with their motto of, “play hard, get dirty, and have fun!”
Address: Lot PT, Lot No PT, 1351, Jalan Sungai Lalang, 43500 Semenyih, Selangor
Phone: +6017-420 9358
Dashbox Hotel, Cyberjaya
Dash Box Hotel Cyberjaya is a wonderful spot to come with your families for a vacation because of its distinctive green bunny mascot. The strikingly futuristic design of the building makes it a great spot to capture some memorable family photos.
Moreover, the D’Pulze Shopping Centre, Putrajaya Lake, Sembunyi Spa, and KidzTech Center are all within close proximity to the property, giving you plenty to do.
Address: Persiaran Apec, Cyber 8, 63000 Cyberjaya, Selangor
Phone: +603-8322 7171