Spending time with our family is one of the best things to do during the weekend. If you're living in Kuala Lumpur, there are many outdoor activities in KL that are perfect for the whole family. Whether your kids enjoy having a splashing time at a water theme park or meeting cute animals in the zoo, here are some of the best outdoor activities in KL to enjoy with your kids.
1. Feed the animals at Farm In The CityCredit: Farm In The City on Facebook
Give your kids a chance to feed a Himalayan striped squirrel, pet an adorable Alpaca, and surround themselves with cuddly rabbits at Farm In The City
. Within a traditional Malay village setting, your little ones can interact with the animals in a comfortable environment. There are also many stations set up, so your kids can see various animals up close including a giant tortoise, parrots, swans and more.
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: From now until 19 July 2020, Farm In The City is offering a 50% discount for all entrance fees. Check out their website
to find out more!
2. Throw a picnic party at Taman Saujana Hijau
What better way to bond with your kids than throwing a picnic party at your favourite park? Besides Taman Saujana Hijau
in Putrajaya, there are many amazing picnic spots in KL and Selangor
to lay down your picnic mat and munch on tuna sandwiches, such as Taman Botani Negara, KLCC Park, and Titiwangsa Lake Garden. After all the games and giggles, take a walk around the park for some fresh air before you head home.
3. Have a splashing time at Sunway LagoonCredit: Sunway Lagoon, Malaysia on Facebook
There are so many activities to do at Sunway Lagoon Theme Park
that it might take you and your family a few visits to complete everything! When you're here, have a splash at their massive water park with slides, a manmade beach and tons and tons of water rides from high-speed tube slides to six-lane waterslides.
: From now until 20 July 2020, get the Ke Sana Ke Sini Ke Sunway package that includes 3D2N stay at Sunway Pyramid Hotel, free entrance tickets to Sunway Lagoon, and Sunway Pyramid surprise vouchers for RM499 (worth RM1,200). Visit their website
to find out more.
4. Count the birds at KL Bird ParkCredit: KL Bird Park on Facebook
Did you know that KL Bird Park
is the world's largest free-flight walk-in aviary? Since it's conveniently located in Kuala Lumpur, make sure to spend an afternoon at this family-friendly attraction. Besides seeing flamingos gather at the nearby pond and catching the eagle feeding shows, there are other birds species your kids can look out for, including the blue peacock, parrots, pigeons, yellow-billed storks and more.
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: From now until 31 July 2020, you can enjoy discounts on all entrance fees. Visit their website
to find out more.
5. Make your way to the top of KL TowerCredit: Menara Kuala Lumpur on Facebook
It's amazing to see Menara Kuala Lumpur, also known as KL Tower
, in the city skyline. Standing tall at 421 meters, it is the tallest tower in Southeast Asia and it's one of the major landmarks that Malaysians are absolutely proud of. If your kids are curious to know how it's like to see the city landscape from a bird's eye view, make your way to the observation deck of KL Tower, so they can experience it for themselves.
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: From now until 31 July 2020, enjoy free admission to the observation deck of KL Tower! Visit their website
to find out more.
6. Spot their favourite animal at Zoo NegaraCredit: Zoo Negara Malaysia on Facebook
Spending an afternoon at Zoo Negara
is a great way to get your kids to familiarise with their favourite animals up close! Packed with rides, shows and animal feeding sessions, take the tram ride and see various animals including elephants, white lions, orangutans, Malayan tapirs and more. Make sure to spend some time to see the adorable penguins and our resident panda!
Credit: Zoo Negara Malaysia on FacebookWebsite
7. Take the kids to swim in the waterfalls
If you enjoy taking the kids to spend time outdoors, how about visiting the gorgeous waterfalls in KL and Selangor
for a refreshing afternoon? Choose the ones that within a short drive from the city such as Serendah Waterfall and Air Terjun Sungai Gabai to enjoy a splashing time with your little ones.
It's easy to find an activity that is perfect for the whole family. Whether your kids love a refreshing swim in the waterfall or a thrilling ride at Sunway Lagoon Theme Park, we hope you've found the perfect outdoor activity in KL that your kids will enjoy. To inspire your next family weekend, check out our recommended reads below!