MM Adventure Travel and Discovery MM Adventure

Batu Caves, Elephant Sanctuary and Firefly Private Tour





Tour Code

11005

Customizable

Yes

Duration

12 Hours

Brief Itinerary




09:00 AM
Meet and greet with our MM Adventure driver guide.

The tour begins with a 30-45 minute visit stop at Batu Caves, one of the most popular Hindu Shrines outside of India, dedicated to Lord Murugan. Spend your time climbing its 272-steps, walking through the main cave, where you can enjoy sculptures of deities and murals depicting scenes of the Hindu Scriptures, and watching the many monkeys living in and around the caves. After which you will proceed on the 1 1/2 hour journey to Kuala Gandah Elephant Sanctuary, via the East Coast Highway, driving past the Titiwangsa mountain ranges, limestone hills and through the Malaysian rainforest.

At midday, lunch of local cuisine will be served at Lanchang town, Pahang and following that, there will be an enroute stop at Deerland Mini Zoo. Upon arrival at the elephant sanctuary there will be a short briefing from the staff and a 30 minute video documentary about elephant relocation at the Visitors Information Centre. Activities begin with the elephant feeding, watching the adult elephant bathing in the river, and elephant grooming. Water activities with the baby elephants is subject to water levels and the weather.

Watch how these wondrous creatures live in harmony and if you're lucky, you might be able to play with some of the baby elephants, ride the adult elephants, feed them and even bathe with them in the river. Learn all about the importance of habitat and environmental preservation as you fall in love with these gentle creatures. Once the activities end, you will be given time to clean up and change out your wet and dirty clothes, before proceeding on the journey back to Kuala Selangor.

Upon arrival, you will enjoy a visit stop to Kota Melawati, a Dutch fort built at the end of the 1700s formerly known as Fort Altingsburg. There you can feed silver leaf monkeys and admire the Melawati Hill Lighthouse while enjoying the breathtaking view of the Straits of Melaka. On the drive, enjoy enroute stops at a Malay Traditional House, rubber and palm plantations, a tropical fruit orchard and much more, depending on the weather and time of day.

Dinner will be served overlooking the Kuala Selangor river where you will be able to watch the sunset as you enjoy a mouthwatering spread of local dishes. Finally you will proceed to Kampung Kuantan for the firefly river boat cruise. Our skilled local oarsmen will row you upstream in the quiet darkness to witness the scintillating display put on by the thousands of fireflies found in the mangrove swamp. The calming cruise through the peacefullness of the natural world makes this experience a truly memorable and unforgettable one.

09:30 PM
Estimated time of arrival at the drop off location and end of tour.


Tour Highlights




Photo Stops / Visit Stops
Elephant Feeding
An aboriginal house
Silver leaf monkey feeding
Elephant Bathing and Grooming
Kuala Gandah Elephant Sanctuary
Former Dutch Fort, Fort Altingsburg
Batu Caves and Hindu Cave Temples
Melawati Hill Lighthouse (Circa 1907)
106-year old Malay Traditional House
Deerland Mini Zoo (Closed on Fridays)
Video Presentation about Elephant Relocation
View of the Straits of Malacca from Melawati Hill
Boat cruise on Kuala Selangor River to see Fireflies (best in the world)
Malaysian history, culture, cuisine and much more!

Drive Through / Drive Past
Rubber and Palm Plantations
The Malaysian Rainforest
Malaysian Country Side
and much more!


Prices and Terms




1 Adult Travelling

RM 1005
PER PAX

2 Adults Travelling

RM 730
PER PAX

3 Adults Travelling

RM 560
PER PAX

4 Adults Travelling

RM 477
PER PAX

More Adults Travelling

RM 429
PER PAX

Children (2 - 12 Years)

10% Off
PER PAX

Payment Terms
The price above includes all taxes.
A deposit of RM 100.00 per pax is required to book this tour.
No arrangements will be made without the correct deposit payment.
The deposit is 100% refundable if we cannot arrange the tour for you.
The deposit becomes 100% non-refundable once the Tour Confirmation has been issued.
Read more about our payment terms in our terms and conditions.


Optional Add On Tours
Eagle Feeding Tour @ RM40.00 extra per pax.


Other Pick Up and Drop Off Locations
For pick up and drop off at any other location not within the Kuala Lumpur City or Petaling Jaya area, there will be an additional surcharge. Please provide us the full addresses when you fill the booking form and we will send you a quote with the updated prices.


Cost Terms




Meals Included
Lunch of local cuisine with fruit juice or soft drinks.
Malaysian seafood set dinner with soft drinks or fruit juice.


Cost Includes
Returned transfers to any location within the Kuala Lumpur City and Petaling Jaya area.
Your very own, good English speaking driver guide throughout the journey.
Elephant Sanctuary Indoor Guide ( Subject to availability ).
Food for feeding the elephants and silver leaf monkeys.
Entrance fees for all stops stated in the itinerary.
Sightseeing and visits as stated in the itinerary.
Trams for weekends and public holidays.
Plain drinking water for the journey.


Cost Excludes
Any alcoholic beverages.
Any personal expenditure.
Additional stops or tours not mentioned in the itinerary.



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