Unlike our childhood, when going out and playing under the blue sky, running around in the play park was the norm; children today are mostly constricted within the four walls of the house. In the present given scenario, kids are compelled to stay mostly indoors due to the lack of proper kids’ playground and parks.
However, with numerous kids’ playgrounds, parks, and outdoor activities that children love and enjoy, Malaysia can easily be called one of the most kid-friendly tourist destinations in the world.
While on a vacation or a long stay in Malaysia, visit some of the below-listed play parks for some fun time with your children.
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Kuala Lumpur City Centre (KLCC)
At the heart of Kuala Lumpur city, KLCC is an important landmark and also one of the most sought after tourist points in the city. Spread over an area of 50 acres, the KLCC play park aims at providing a patch of green at the center of the bustling city.
With a place for joggers, a lake, a kid’s playground, and a pool for water play, the park has something for everybody. If time isn’t a constraint, stay back after nightfall for the music and fountain show.
The KLCC Park is open between 10:00-22:00 on all days of the week, and the entry is free for all.
Bus route: 772, 780 and T817 Bus Stop: KLCC
It is also a popular pickup and boarding point for long-distance buses in Kuala Lumpur. To book discounted online bus tickets to or from KLCC, visit redBus.
Kuala Lumpur City Centre, Jalan Ampang, Kuala Lumpur 50450.
One of the best kid’s playland in Selangor (Malaysia), Jungle gym, is an indoor playground for babies as well as big kids. However, children seven years and below have to be accompanied by an adult.
At Jungle Gym, the baby playground has a softball pit, slides, tunnels to crawl through, bridges, etc. For the big kids, the indoor playground has structures to climb on, Trampoline, water bed, air gun, small basketball field, etc. After all the jumping and running around, kids can try their hand at some arts and crafts.
Children have to wear socks at all times during their time at the Jungle Gym kids’ playland for hygiene and safety measures. No food and beverage is allowed to be taken inside.
The entry fee at the Bangsar outlet, as well as the Atria outlet, is RM25 for toddlers (below two years) and RM48 for kids (2 years and above). On weekends, public holidays or school holidays, it is RM35 for toddlers (below two years) and RM66 for kids (2 years and above). At the SkyAvenue outlet, it is RM148 for toddlers as well as kids for the entire day and 3-hour playtime, toddlers (below two years) have to pay RM35 and for kids (2 years and above), it is RM66. For every additional one hour of playtime, the fee is RM10.
- Jungle Gym (SkyAvenue), T2C-B17, Level 4, Genting Highlands Resort, Malaysia.
Timing: 10:30-21:30 (Monday-Friday) 10:30-22:30 (Saturday-Sunday)
- Jungle Gym (Bangsar Shopping Centre), 4th Floor, Jalan Maarof, Bukit Bandaraya 59000, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Timing: 10:00-21:00 (daily)
Bus route: T817 or T850 Bus Stop: Bukit Bandaraya
- Jungle Gym (Atria Shopping Gallery), Jalan SS22/23, Damansara, Jaya 47400, Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia.
Timing: 10:00-21:00 (Monday-Friday) 10:00-22:00 (Saturday-Sunday)
To reach Petaling Jaya from KLIA2 or Genting Highlands from Kuala Lumpur, go-to redBus for discounted online bus tickets.
Lake Gardens, Taiping
Spread over an area of 62 acres, the Taiping Lake Gardens is one of the most beautiful parks in Malaysia. With a beautiful lake and lotus pond, huge Angsana trees, and picturesque surroundings, the Taiping Lake Gardens is a sight to behold. Other attractions at the park are paddle boating, a roller-skating rink, a Japanese- theme garden, a kid’s playground, and play park for small children within the park premises makes it an ideal place for families and tourists alike.
The unique part about Garden Park is that it is open 24/7, and there is no entry fee!
To board a bus to Taiping from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan (KL), buy online bus tickets through redBus.my. To reach the Taiping Lake Gardens, alight at Kamunting Raya (Taiping) and take local transport to the tourist destination.
KizSports and Gym
The indoor playground at KizSports and Gym has a variety of slides, climbing structures numerous softball pool. This indoor baby playground is best for small children. Children can also have their birthday parties.
The kids’ playland conducts classes for kids on gymnastics, arts and crafts, martial arts, and dance. KizSports and Gym are present in three different locations in Malaysia.
The entry fee to this indoor playground is RM28 on weekdays and RM38 on weekends, public holidays, and school holidays.
Great Eastern Mal 303, Jalan Ampang, Desa Pahlawan, 50450 Ampang, Wilayah Persekutuan, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Opening Hours: 10:00-22:00
Bus Route: 300, 303 Bus stop: Great Eastern Mall
Main Place Mall, Lot 2F 26, 2nd Floor, Jalan USJ21/10, Pesiaran Kewajipan 47630, Subang Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia.
Opening Hours: 10:00-22:00
Book online bus tickets from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan (KL) to Kuala Selangor at discounted rates through redBus.
Malaysia is a great place to head for a vacation with your children. With numerous kid’s playgrounds, parks, kid-friendly activities, there will be no dull moments for them. For a budget-friendly travel experience in Malaysia, go to www.redbus.my for online bus tickets and save big.