|Tour Code||Frequency||Pick-up Time||Duration|
|SKT14||Daily Departure; Deerland closed every Friday||0900 Hours||Approx. 13 Hours|
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.
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 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.
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.
Places of Interest:
- Batu Caves (Visit Stop)
- Deerland (Visit Stop)
- Aborigines Village (Drive Pass)
- Elephant Sanctuary (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)
- 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
- 1530 : 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
|Adult 2 persons||MYR 450.00 per person|
|Adult 4 persons||MYR 400.00 per person|
|Adult 6 persons||MYR 350.00 per person|
|Adult 8 persons||MYR 300.00 per person|
|Child (3 – 11)||MYR 200.00 per person|
|Child (Below 3yrs)||FOC|
- Minimum 2 pax.
- DEPOSIT RM100 is required, balance payment (Cash Only) upon pick up.
- PAYPAL FEE RM6 WILL BE COLLECT UPON PICK UP
For Elephant Tour
What to Bring and Do:
Bring extra cash for other purchases during the tour. Change of clothes (for changing after elephant activities (only if you bath with the elephant) – please take note, after the Elephant activities, all guest are require to clean up (shower & change clothing) before boarding), Sarong, Personal medication and cravings, River sandals or sport shoes with laces. A pair of socks is recommended if using sport shoes, Straps for spectacles or goggles for contact lenses, Towel, Shoes, Slippers, Sun block Personal toiletries.
For Batu Cave Tour
What to Bring and Do:
Wear comfortable (not over expose your body)
T-shirt or shirt with sleeves is fine
Do not waer Short Pants or Hot Pants
Do not wear Short Skirts or Mini Skirts (above knee level)
Long Pants are fine