MM Adventure Travel
MM Adventure Travel and Discovery Sdn. Bhd.

Co. Reg: 1043373-A   (KPK/LN 7604 (MA4622)


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Eco-Tourism Co.
Since 1996



Tour Type:

Private Tour

Customizable:

Yes, you can

Duration:

9 Hours

Group Size:

1 to travel

Season:

Year Round

Distance Travel

180km by road

Tour Code:

10013

Prices:

fr. RM260.00


Royal Pewter and Batu Caves with Firefly Tour

Quality, Uniqueness, Local Culture and a Personalized touch with a USP, let us make your holiday a memorable one with the best out of Us.....

Batu Caves
Batu Caves
Royal Pewter
Royal Pewter
Feeding Silver Leaf Monkeys
Silver Leaf Monkey
Altingsburg Lighthouse in Kuala Selangor
Altingsburg Lighthouse

Royal Pewter, founded in 1885 by Yong Koon, his little shop called Ngeok Foh (Jade Peace), handcrafted pewter objects mainly for ceremonial use - such as joss sticks holders, incense burners and candle holders for altars of Chinese homes and temples. The pewter objects sold by Yong Koon were polished with "stone leaf" (tetracera scandens), a wild tropical leaf of a fine, abrasive nature. With the arrival of British colonials, the offering expanded to include tankards, ashtrays and tea services. The brand was then known as Selangor Pewter. read more.....

Batu Caves, is a limestone hill, which has a series of caves and cave temples, located in Gombak district, 13 kilometres (8 miles) north of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. It takes its name from the Sungai Batu or Batu River, which flows past the hill. Batu Caves is also the name of the nearby village.

The Batu Caves is one of the most popular Hindu shrines outside India, dedicated to Lord Murugan. It is the focal point of Hindu festival of Thaipusam in Malaysia. read more.....

Silver Leaf Monkeys are also known as silvered langurs. There are quite a number of leaf monkey specie in tropical zones around the world and Bukit Melawati (Melawati Hill) is home for this particular species scientifically known as Trachypithecus cristatus of sub-family Cercopithecidae. read more.....

Firefly or Fireflies are also called “Lightning Bugs”. Named as they are nocturnal luminous of the beetle family Lampyridae, consisting of about 1,900 ~ 2000 species that inhabit tropical and temperate regions. The common glow-worms is a member of this family. They shine in the night like fire to attract sexual partners. read more.....

Royal Pewter and Batu Caves with Firefly Tour Itinerary

Tour Code: 10013

Day Tour (8 ~ 8 1/2 hours)

Visit and timing is subject to change with or without prior notice due to traffic/weather conditions

Complimentary pick up and drop off from any hotel and residential in Kuala Lumpur, and pick up from other destination can be arrange for a small fee.

1330 ~1345 hours, Meet and Greet by MMAdventure staff, pick up and transfer to Kuala Selangor enroute Royal Pewter and Batu Caves with a short visit (30 ~ 45 minutes) to Batu Caves

Dress Code for visiting Batu Caves (Batu Caves is a Holy place for Hindu faith, PLEASE respect)
(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

1615 hours, Proceed to Kuala Selangor town in the quiet hamlet of Kampung Kuantan, site of one of the largest firefly colonies in the world. On the way we will drive through villages and plantations.

1730 hours, On arrival at Kuala Selangor, visit 'Kota Melawati' formerly known as 'Fort Altingsburg', the execution block, royal mausoleum and colonial buildings. A bird sanctuary park at the foot of Bukit Melawati is an ideal place for bird-watchers to watch local any migratory birds. Also found are silvered-leaf monkeys, butterflies and etc. al at Kuala Selangor, visit 'Kota Melawati' formerly known as 'Fort Altingsburg', the execution block, royal mausoleum and colonial buildings. A bird sanctuary park at the foot of Bukit Melawati is an ideal place for bird-watchers to watch local any migratory birds. Also found are silvered-leaf monkeys, butterflies and etc.

1830 hours, Transfer to fishing village for Malaysian seafood dinner (set dinner), dine by river view and watch the sun set

1930 hours, Next proceed to Kampung Kuantan. The highlight of the tour. Row upstream in a small un-motorised boat (tongkang) in the quiet darkness to witness the blinking trees. This scintillating display of fireflies portrays an image of a flashing Christmas tree. The synchronized, rhythmic flashing is produced by the thousand of fireflies found in the mangrove swamp of Kampung Kuantan. The skilled local oarsmen make this experience a memorable and unforgettable one.

2130 hours, Estimated arrival in Kuala Lumpur. END OF TOUR.

Prices and Booking

Prices for Year 2016 / 17

1 Pax

travelling at

RM570.00
per person

2 Pax

travelling at

RM330.00
per person

3 Pax

travelling at

RM310.00
per person

4 Pax

travelling at

RM290.00
per person

5 Pax and above

travelling at

RM270.00
per person

Child (age 3 ~ 11)

travelling at

RM230.00
per person

  • Prices shown above are excluding 6% for GST - Goods Services Tax)

  • Credit or Cash Card Payment / deposit via PayPal will be based on Malaysian Ringgit
    A 4.0% e-commerce charge and RM5.00 service charge will be applied on all payments made by Credit or Cash Card
    , via PayPal

Prices published are for Online Booking Only - NO Booking over the Phone as we need your details for Tour Confirmation and Billing

Deposit (RM50.00 per person is required), is required when you book this tour. After submitting the reservation / booking form online, you will be taken to the payment page (deposit must be paid via Credit Card / Debit Card) & the balance payment must be paid in CASH (Ringgit Malaysia) when we pick you up on the tour day.

Balance Payment (by Visa / Master)

If you opt to pay the balance payment for your tour

  • by Credit or Charge Card we charge a Non-Refundbale surcharge of 2.5% based on total tour cost of your balance payment.

You can avoid this fee by paying cash in Malaysian Ringgit. The charge on your card will read "MM Adventure Travel and Discovery Sdn. Bhd."

Deposit Paid (100% Refundable)
In the worst case scenario, after your booking and deposit is made, and there is no place/s available for your requested date/s, we will inform you of an alternative date/s and if it is not possible for you to change the date, we will refund the deposit (100%) within 30 minitues to 24 hours from the time you made your deposit.


Royal Pewter and Batu Caves with Firefly Tour Highlights

These highlights are just a general outline only of the tour conducted as we cannot put every single detail and information on this page due to some other companies having copied and pasted our webpage into their own websites many times in the past

  • Batu Caves (visit Caves) - visit stop
  • Cave Temples - visit stop
  • Royal Pewter Shop / Factory (oldest in the world - Mother of all Pewter)
  • Feeding Silver Leaf Monkeys

  • Driving through Country Side

  • Bedrock

  • Dutch Fort (formally)

  • Lighthouse in Melawati Hill, was built in 1907 by the British and the lighthouse was named after the Dutch Governor of Malacca at that time

  • Strait of Malacca (view from Bukit Melawati)

  • Drive through Rubber / Palm oil plantations and Malay Traditional House

  • Boat cruise on Kuala Selangor River Boat cruise on Kuala Selangor River to see Fireflies (best in the world)

  • Our USP (Unique Selling Point)
  • and much, much more

What to BringExtra cash for personal expenditure. Not to forget to bring your camera and don't forget to bring sense of adventure / fun / humor / enthusiasm and a flexible attitude!

Take Note (fine print), Due to the nature of the tour, the weather, road condition, local circumstances, prevailing safety factors, the route and itinerary may vary to those published but the content of the tour will remain the same. The final decision of the actual itinerary will be made by us on the day of the tour.

What to Wear
Wear comfortable, Sport shoes or Sandals, T-shirt, long or short pants, sunglasses and hat.

What's includes in this Trip

  • Return hotel transfers from any hotel or residential in Kuala Lumpur by MPV / Mini Van / Car (Air-Cond)
  • Good English speaking Driver Guide
  • Plain bottled drinking watter
  • Food for feeding Silver Leaf Monkeys

  • Entrance Fee for Firefly

  • Insect repellent

  • Boat cruise on Kuala Selangor River to see Fireflies

  • Malaysian set Seafood dinner by river view

What's excluded in this Trip

  • Personal Expendituree

  • Any Alcoholic Beverages

  • Any Additional Stops / Tour/s

  • Others which are not mentioned in itinerary.