It doesn’t matter if you are someone who has been living in Kuala Lumpur your whole life, if you are from another state or even if you’re down in Kuala Lumpur for a holiday. These are some of the things which you could do while you are here to add fun and excitement to your life.
- Petronas Twin Towers
With a built height of 452 meters, having 88 floors and 32000 windows, happens to actually make this building one of the tallest in the world. This building was designed by Cesar Pelli, and won the Aga Khan prize for having a unique architectonic building style. The fun part about this is that you can actually go to the 42nd floor, where you will find the bridge that connect both the towers. You will be spending 10 minutes in a small movie theatre they will show you a short movie about the company Petronas. All in all, you will also get to experience other thing in this building such as their cinema and this building also serves as a shopping haven at the same time.
- Orbing Ball
This would have to be one of the most fun activities which you could go to with anyone regardless if they are your friends or even your family members. What happens here is that you would actually be placed inside a giant plastic ball, almost bubble like and you will be able to control the ball from the inside as you will be harnessed to the walls on the inside of the ball. If you think that’s not crazy enough, you even get to choose if you want dry orbing or even wet orbing, where you will be places inside your orb, in a lake. This is a must try and going in groups will add double the fun to this activity.
Paintball is definitely one of the most exciting activities in Kuala Lumpur and it’s also filled with a whole lot of adventure. You can bring almost anyone to play paintball regardless of sex, race or even age. Many variations can be formed in each game such as capturing the flag, hide-and-seek, or just coming down and eliminating the other team. All missions are pretty easy and even if you are new to paintball and have never tried it before, fear not for there is briefing provided and you will understand exactly what it is you need to do.
- Bird Park
Whether you are a fan of nature or not, you will be amazed at just how beautiful the birds are here at the Bird Park in Kuala Lumpur. If you thought that walking down at the lake gardens was a good one, think again. Here at the Bird Park Kuala Lumpur, you will get a chance to pose with some of the birds like owls and parrots on your shoulder. You will be able to watch the peacocks and hornbills, feed parakeets, watch ostriches lay eggs and be amazed by soaring storks and flamingos who have adapted themselves very well to their surroundings.
- Be A Pilot For A Day
Just like everyone, I’m sure you have always wanted to fly a plane and flight simulators just aren’t enough to get you excited. The only way you will ever be satisfied is if you get to feel the roar and vibration of the engine. You need to the control of the yoke and movements from the pedals yourself and guess what, you actually can right now at the Subang Skypark Airport. You need not worry about not being able to handle the plane as a professional pilot will be right beside you with his own set of control to take over if things get a little tough. So this is your chance to circle around Kuala Lumpur and really have a look at everything from a different perspective.
- White Water Rafting
There is nothing quite like it. You have to experience it at least just once. As the old saying goes, ‘where white waters flow, enthusiasts and adventurers are sure to go’. When you’re on the river, you will be going down a rainforest rapidly and this time, you will get to feel and touch nature as it is. Safety briefing will be done which covers the paddling commands, paddling skills, capsize drills, actions when overboard or river rescue and once that is done, you’re ready to go off on your new adventure.
- National Craft Complex
For all of you art and craft lovers who would prefer something different and yet still get you excited at the same time, there is no better place to be than being at the National Craft Complex which is located in the heart of Kuala Lumpur. This amazing centre is actually divided into 4 main parts which are the The Craft Museum, The Craft Village, The Artist’s Colony and the Karyaneka Craft Boutique. Need I say more? It’s a ‘must visit’ and you be surprised at just how much you would love it.
- District 21
Here’s an indoor theme park you would never forget. District 21 is Kuala Lumpur’s latest attraction and this one isn’t for the weary or weak. There are a total of 11 attractions here which are Wall climbing, Roller glider, Go Pedal, Pump Track, Low Ropes, Trampoline, The Maze, Free falling, Sky Trail, Tubby Ride and Carousel. Now it’s time for you to forget all the other theme parks that you have gone to and try this one instead for a real challenge.
At times, you just need to take a step back and relax. Hiking is no doubt one of the best ways to give you that peace of mind which you need. Not only does it cost close to nothing but it sure it one way to build your motivation and make you strive to reach the peak. Some of the few places which you can go in Kuala Lumpur would be Canopy Walk in FRIM, Bukit Nanas Forest Reserve Trail, Bukit Tabur, Broga Hill, Bukit Gasing and Bukit Kiara. Just the smell of fresh air and the beauty of nature itself would do so much good to your mind, body and soul. Wait no more and start exploring these few places already.
- ATV Ride
Life just isn’t complete until you’ve been on an ATV ride, or better known as All Terrain Vehicle. You can choose anything from a half an hour ride to a 4 hour. ATV Adventure Park is the one place in Kuala Lumpur to offer you such an experience and it’s also the largest one in Malaysia so to speak. What more could you ask for then to ride through our jungle filled with greenery and at the same time, you could even make stops along the way to refresh yourself at the waterfalls inside. If you are someone who is looking for fun, then this is definitely it.