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Batu Caves, Selayang Hot Spring, Deerland, Kuala Gandah Elephant Sanctuary and Fireflies
 
 

Tour Code : KLTT08 (Privately Organized)

The cheapest private tour in Kuala Lumpur!

Batu Caves
Batu Caves is a Hindu Temple located at the outskirt of Kuala Lumpur City. These limestone caves are 400 million years old. There is a total of 272 steps leading up to the top of the main cave temple. It consists of three big cave. The world’s tallest Lord Muruga Statue with the height of 42.7m (130 feet high) is located here. This destination attracts a huge crowd during Thaipusam, which is an annual festival for the Indians to pay homage to Lord Muruga. This festival will be celebrated in January or February of every year. This mother nature attraction is the most visited tourist destination.
  
 
Selayang Hot Spring
Selayang Hot Spring or local name "Kolam Air Panas" is a very popular place among local. It's believed that the mineral content of the hot spring i.e. Sulphur, which helps in the healing process. Have cured visitors with illnesses like diabetes, gout, skin problems and many more.
 
 
Deerland Park
The Deerland Park is a privately owned and managed deer park in Bukit Rengit, Lanchang, Pahang. It is open to public in 2004. It's a place where you’ll find 4 types of deer, ie deer from Indonesia, East Asia, local deer called Sambar and Mouse deer. The park also housed birds such as Golden Pheasant, Crested Fireback Pheasant, Sun Conure and Ferret. There is also local python called Batek Python.
 

Kuala Gandah Elephant Sanctuary
The Department of Wildlife and National Parks (DWNP) established Kuala Gandah Elephant Conservation Centre in 1989. The centre is the base for the Elephant Relocation Team, which began the Elephant translocation programme in 1974. The only one of its kind in Malaysia, the team is dedicated to locating, subduing and translocating elephant from areas where their habitats throughout the Peninsular such as Taman Negara. Over the years our team has help to prevent the further decline of the elephant population by relocating more than 600 wild elephants.

Beside being the base for the translocation team and home for a number of residents and orphaned elephants, Kuala Gandah also aims to promote public awareness of the elephant's plight in Malaysia and to support research into elephants translocation and conservation. The centre also strive to educate the public about the importance of habitat and environmental preservation. Visitors are encouraged to view a video on elephant translocation.
 
 
VISITORS TIMETABLE

  • Video Show (National Geographic)
    Time: 12.30 / 1.00 / 1.30pm
    Visitors may view a video on issues surrounding wild elephants, diminishing habitat and translocation.
     
  • Cleaning & Hand Feeding
    Time: 2.00 pm
    Visitors are encouraged to hand feed the elephants with food provided such as water melon, banana, papaya and cucumber. (For lunch)
     
  • Currently the elephant rides have stopped as of 5 October 2012 due to the regulations by the Malaysia Wildlife Department.
     
  • Bathing*
    Visitors can swim and play with the elephant in the river under staff supervision.
    (weather condition if permit & water level condition)
    * Activities are limited to 100 person only per day. First come, first serve.

 
Fireflies
Kuala Selangor, a small rustic town known for its historic past. Bukit Melawati land-scape hilltop offers a beautiful panoramic view of Selangor Coast. Shaded by ancient rain forest are several fascinating historical attractions such as Altingsburg Lighthouse, the ruined fort and the legendary 100 steps (Afabled Execution Block). Silver Leafed monkeys are also found on this hill. And you may feed them with peanuts. Bukit Belimbing is the site of one of the largest firefly colonies in the world. The nocturnal tour is extremely popular with boat rides. Dine in a local restaurant by the river front before boating upstream to watch thousands of fireflies sparkling in the thick mangrove along both sided of the river banks, a wonderful phenomena resembling rows of brightly lit Christmas trees.

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  Places of Interest *
  • Batu Caves (Visit Stop)
  • Deerland (Visit Stop)
  • Aborigines Village (Drive Pass)
  • Elephant Sanctuary (Visit Stop)
  • Selayang Hot Spring (Visit Stop)
  • Local Lunch (Visit Stop)
 
  • Palm Oil Tree (Photo Stop)
  • Bukit Melawati (Fort Altingsburg) (Visit Stop)
  • Seafood Dinner / Vegetarian food serve upon request (Halal Food) (Visit Stop)
  • Boat Ride to see fireflies (Visit Stop)

 
  Time
Frequency : Daily Departure ; Deerland closed every Friday
Duration : Approximately 13 hours
Pick up time : 0900

  
  Price
KLTT08
Adult
2 pax
Adult
4 pax
Adult
6 pax
Adult
8 pax & above
Child
(2-12)
Below 2 years
Kuala Gandah Elephant Sanctuary and Fireflies
RM 380.00
RM 340.00
RM 320.00
RM 280.00
RM 200.00
FOC
The price stated above is for per person.
We provide car baby seat upon request.

 
Deposit RM 100.00
 
 
 

 
  Itinerary
0900 : Pick up from any major hotel in Kuala Lumpur
0930 : Proceed to Batu Caves, the biggest Hindu Temple in Malaysia and you may climb 272 steps.
1015 : Proceed to Deerland in Kuala Gandah
1215 : Local Lunch at Elephant Sanctuary
1300 : Registration, 30 minutes of video presentation
1400 : Activities with Elephants, hand feeding and bathing
1600 : Visit to Selayang Hot Spring
1700 : Proceed to Kuala Selangor- fireflies
1800 : Upon arrival at Kuala Selangor, visit Bukit Melawati - The hilltop offers a sweeping view of Straits of Malacca and the mangrove swamps of Kuala Selangor Nature Park. Also found there are Silver-Leafed monkeys and food will be provided for feeding of the monkeys.
1845 : Seafood Dinner / Vegetarian food served upon request (Halal food is served).
1945 : Proceed to Kampung Pasir Penambang, the place where you can see fireflies. The mangrove trees lining the riverbank glow after dust like Christmas tree. Witness the light and glow of the fireflies while enjoying a pleasant boat ride in Selangor River. It is noted the fireflies consistently patronized the serenity of the mangrove areas.
2230 : End of tour and heading back to Kuala Lumpur.


 
  Terms and Condition

Minimum : 2 Adults
Others :
  • Please take note that Deerland is closed on every Friday
  • This package includes entrance fee to Deerland, Elephant Sanctuary, Fireflies, Local Lunch, Seafood Dinner, mineral water for drinking, peanuts for baby elephants and insect repellant.
  • Visitation to the Malayan Sun Bear is currently closed until further notice.
  • Dress Code for Batu Caves
    As Batu Caves is a holy place for Hindu faith, visitors must abide to the following rules:
    • Wear cloths that is not over expose your body, i.e. especially ladies
    • T-shirt or shirt with sleeves is allowable
    • Do not wear Short Pants or Hot Pants
    • Do not wear Short Skirts or Mini Skirts (above knee level)
    • Long Pants are allowable
  • Please wear comfortable walking shoes, hat/ cap & please bring along towel and spare clothing in case you get dirty.
  • Please do not wear any bikini while involving in activities with the elephants, in order to respect the local culture.
  • Private Tour ~ car / van with driver.
  • The final decision of the actual itinerary will be made by us on the day of tour. Due to the nature of the tour, the weather, road condition, local circumstances, prevailing safety factors, the route and itinerary may vary from those published but the content of the tour will be the same.
  • Vegetarian food is serve upon request. Please inform in advance.
  • Our tour pick up and drop off based in Kuala Lumpur/Petaling Jaya/Damansara area ONLY.
    Apart from these area we will charge for pick up & drop off service charge.
  • All price is nett.

 
 


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