After a few months of staying at home, the Government has finally announced on the inclusion of Selangor in Phase 3 of the National Recovery Plan. Certainly, there are a handful of people who are pleased with this wonderful news. Only those who have received two doses of the Covid-19 vaccine are allowed to holiday in the State. Staycation activities have become popular among domestic travellers recently, particularly on weekends. In addition to unwinding with your loved ones, if you enjoy creating video content for social media, these accommodations listed below double as perfect setting which are sure to catch your followers’ attention!
- Carpe Diem, Serendah
Carpe Diem, located in Serendah Town, is an accommodation that embraces the village lifestyle. Carpe Diem is a Latin phrase which means “seize the day”. This location brings you the charm of a village-style getaway, and it is also a great place to hold team-building sessions. Carpe Diem is also surrounded by lush greenery, offering a peaceful and relaxing environment.
- Sri Damai Resort, Kalumpang
Sri Damai Resort provides environmental-friendly accommodation, equipped with a swimming pool for children which source comes from a nearby river, as well as a fishing pool for those who like to catch rare fish species such as kelah and baung. A variety of enjoyable leisure activities, such as water cycling and ATV ride are also available here. Interestingly, during your stay, you may also visit the local fruit farms, as well as deer and goat farms located in the vicinity.
- Taman Eko Rimba Komanwel Resort, Rawang
Taman Eko Rimba Komanwel Resort is located within the Bukit Lagong Forest Reserve – of the route heading to Rawang Town. As it is already known as a jungle park, it is an ideal spot for you to enjoy fresh air surrounded by the greens. What’s more interesting, you can engage in various healthy activities such as kayaking, jungle trekking, mountain biking and more while capturing every happy moment with your loved ones. This surely is a perfect location for you to spend your weekend surrounded by the beauty of nature.
- Bonda Valley (Rumah Hutan Bonda), Batang Kali
Bonda Valley, is one of the tourist attractions in Hulu Selangor District which takes about an hour’s drive from Petaling Jaya City. It features the concept of a traditional Malay house that will surely impress you upon sight. The accomodation is also surrounded by lush forest and the beauty of nature. Bonda Valley is also spacious, and altogether is a wonderful place for relaxing with your family and friends.
- PulaiThree, Kuala Kubu Bharu
PulaiThree is a perfect weekend getaway in Kuala Kubu Bharu Town, nestled between the rainforest and privately-owned hillside. Featuring an open concept design which is facing the enviroment while maintaining sustainable elements and a very relaxing atmosphere, this 2-bedroom villa offers mesmerising views such as of the emerald green mountains. Furthermore, PulaiThree also has a swimming pool and a fully-furnished kitchen, equipped with a barbecue set. This will undoubtedly deliver an unbeatable experience to its guests.
Certanly, the above accommodations will satisfy your desire to immerse in the beauty of nature, and of course; without compromising comfort. Hit that “book” button for a stay at the places listed above if you ever get the chance one day!
In addition, it is to be reminded, it is our responsibility to always be disciplined in adhering to the standard operating procedures (SOP) set by the Malaysian National Security Council, such as ensuring social distancing, wearing face masks at all times in public, and applying hand sanitizer regularly, especially when entering premises in the State of Selangor.
You may log on to Tourism Selangor’s official website, www.selangor.travel for inspiration on your travel to Selangor in the future, or follow Tourism Selangor’s official soocial media accounts; Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, TikTok, and Tourism Selangor’s YouTube channel to stay inspired! #ImagineNowExperienceSoon