White water Rafting Kuala Lumpur

White Water Rafting Kuala Lumpur

 

WHITE WATER RAFTING – KUALA LUMPUR : Thinking of doing some White-water Rafting while you are in KL?

Itching for some wet and wild challenge? Good – you’ve come to the right place. Challenge nature and your friends to an adrenaline filled day with a fantastic white water rafting experience just an hours drive from Kuala Lumpur to the town of Kuala Kubu Bharu. Sungai Selangor offers unparalleled scenery and thrilling rafting. This is an awesome river with its waterfalls, drops, hydraulics and rapids of grade 1 up to 4.

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Gopeng White Water Rafting

white water rafting gopengGOPENG WHITE WATER RAFTING – best water based outdoor adventure in Perak!

If you are planning to do several adventure activities in one go, the head for Gopeng. This little town in the state of Perak is a 2 hour drive from Kuala Lumpur northbound on the North-South Expressway (exit Gopeng Toll) and only 30 minutes from Ipoh. It’s like the Queenstown of South-East Asia! At least to my standards! Details about our Gopeng White Water Rafting is below 🙂

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2 DAY 1 NIGHT STAY AT ULU SLIM PERAK PLUS WHITE WATER RAFTING

2 DAY 1 NIGHT STAY AT ULU SLIM PERAK PLUS RAFTING: Comfortable stay + An Adventure You Cannot Miss!

Package Code: US/MAH01

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We are expecting excellent rafting conditions which may take some rapids up to grade 4!

Plan early and come enjoy some outdoor adventure just 1 hour 30 minutes from Kuala Lumpur. Relax amidst kampung surroundings, walk to a waterfall nearby, go fishing at the lakes or rivers neaby and the best of the exciting journey down river on your whitewater rafting adventure. It is quite difficult to find comfortable accommodation or hotel in the area especially for those wanting to stay longer in Ulu Slim. We now have to solution for you. Read on..

Package Includes

  • 1 unit of air-cond homestay (2 bedroom home) on shared basis – Max 6 pax to a unit.
  • Whitewater rafting Slim River (Grade III) inclusive of all rafting equipment, river guides, transportation, on-river refreshments.
  • 6 meals provided during your stay: Day 1 Lunch / Evening Tea / Dinner / Supper. Day 2 Breakfast / Tea Break. (Add-on lunch available on the last day). Dinner can also be upgraded to a BBQ Dinner.

Package Details

  • RM365.00 per person (Minimum group size of 5 pax sharing 1 unit). Group rates are available – please enquire.
  • Valid from 1 JANUARY 2016 until further notice.
  • Confirmation is subject to availability and on first come, first served basis.

Akademi Espek Homestay

AKADEMI ESPEK COLLAGE_opt (1)Akademi Espek is a plantation stay with workers quarters being renovated and upgraded for guests’ comfortable stay. Each house is a 2 or 3 bedroom unit with toilets and showers, bedrooms, lounge area and dining area. The units are air-conditioned making them the most comfortable serviced accommodation in Kampung Ulu Slim for visitors and guests.

Whitewater Rafting Ulu Slim

Slim River is one of the most popular white water rafting river in Perak. The creek run river has numerous rapids from Grade 1 to 3 to challenge novice and experience rafters alike. The 7km rafting route takes rafters on a 2 hour journey through scenic forest area available in the country and so close to Kuala Lumpur.

How to Book

  • Confirmation is on first-come-first served basis.
  • Rates stated above are promotional rates and applicable as long as this package is available on this website.
  • 50% deposit is required to book and the balance paid in full 1 week before arrival.
  • No refund if cancelled less than 72 hours before event date.
  • Refund (less RM150 admin fee) if cancelled more than 73 hours before event date.
  • Use the form below to send in your booking.

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White Water Rafting Group Rates | Sungai Selangor | Slim River | Sungai Kampar

WHITE WATER RAFTING GROUP RATES: PERFECT FOR THE COMPANY DAY OUT PROGRAM

Planning to come white-water rafting as a group? Or planning one for your sports club or corporate outing? We have just the white-water rafting package for you. White water Rafting GROUP RATES – that’s what you will find here. This is a fully inclusive package with all the required services so that you can enjoy yourselves to the max!

The package also includes things like transportation, rafting, meals etc.  No hidden charges and starts with a minimum group size of 20 pax. This is perfect if you are planning an outing for your organization or department.kuala lumpur rafting group rates Continue reading “White Water Rafting Group Rates | Sungai Selangor | Slim River | Sungai Kampar”

5 Top Adventure Activities as Day Trips from Kuala Lumpur

Are you going to be in Kuala Lumpur for business or on vacation? What do you plan to do for recreation while you are there. Here are a few suggestions – the 5 top adventure activities as day trips from Kuala Lumpur. They are great ways to add fun and excitement to your stay when you are visiting Malaysia or it’s capital.

5 Top Adventure Activities as Day Trips from Kuala Lumpur

1. White Water Rafting. This is a great way to have fun in the outdoors and really get the adrenaline flowing. You can get fantastic rates on packages. Since the rivers are outside of the city, transportation is also included. When you and your team have spent the week surrounded by skyscrapers and the hurry-burry of the city, this can be a great way to blow off some steam and enjoy the beautiful side of Malaysia. Rafting is definitely something to consider. Continue reading “5 Top Adventure Activities as Day Trips from Kuala Lumpur”

Budget friendly travel advice for the Indian Traveller to KL

Budget friendly travel advice for the Indian Traveller to KLWith some handy tips, you can save a bundle on your travel to Kuala Lumpur.

Kuala Lumpur or KL for short began as a tin mining town from the early 1850’s. Now the city is considered one of the most developed cities in South East Asia. Flying from a city in India and arriving into Kuala Lumpur it’s hard to miss KL’s world-famous landmark – the soaring Petronas Twin Towers, and the surrounding attractions that host cultural elements from Malay, Chinese and Indian, the three largest ethnics of the country. If you are planning a trip to KL, then this article Budget friendly travel advice for the Indian Traveller to KL would provide you with just the right information to get you started with your planning.

There are several ways which you can travel to Kuala Lumpur from India. 2 main budget carriers service between India and Malaysia. And to fly into Kuala Lumpur from some major cities in India you can purchase your ticket online with either AirAsia or Malindo Air.

Here are the flight routes available from these budget carriers:

Air Asia

  • Bengaluru – KUL
  • Chennai – KUL
  • Kochi – KUL
  • Kolkata – KUL
  • Tiruchirapalli – KUL

Malindo Airtravel from india to kuala lumpur

  • Mumbai – KUL
  • Kochi – KUL
  • Delhi – KUL
  • Tiruchirapalli – KUL

You can easily book your flight online and need not use the services of a travel agent so this will save your money on hefty travel agency service charges. Now that you know what flights are available, to plan your itinerary to Kuala Lumpur you should give yourself at least a 5 day stay in the city to explore the city and participate in some fun activities.

Getting into the city

There are many ways to get into the city from the KLIA airport. You can purchase a limo ticket from the limo counter and queue for your transport or you can also catch the KLIA Express train which will take you directly into Kuala Lumpur and arrive at the KL Sentral station. 

Hotel booking tips

If you want to save on your travel expenses book your hotel close to the KL Sentral. That way you can use the LRT (rapid transit), monorail or KTM komuter train easily without having to use the taxis and be taken advantage of by some unscrupulous cab drivers.  

Some highly recommended hotels close to the KL Sentral would be: 

Hotel booking tip

All these hotels can be booked online from the links given. The great thing about the links we have given you is that this website compares thousands of travel websites including Expedia, Hotels.com , and Agoda to show you the lowest rates available on the internet. This will easily save you several hundred Indian rupees. Don’t you think that’s fantastic?  🙂

Things to include in your KL holiday itinerary

KL Hop On Hop Off Bus ticket

Save your travel budget further by using the KL Hop On Hop Off Bus for your sightseeing of the city. This is a city tour that runs continuously in a circle from 9.00am until 8.00pm at around 30 minutes intervals seven days a week. The service covers a circle route that allows tourists to start the tour and end at the same location. Along the route, there are approximately 40 attractions including major hotel areas where the tourists can hop-on or hop-off at any of the 22 designated stops. Pre-recorded commentaries including English, Hindi and Tamil are available for the Indian visitor. You need not book a sightseeing tour of KL if you choose this sightseeing method.

All major attractions which a visitor needs to see in Kuala Lumpur is contained in the route of the KL Hop On Hop Off bus.

Reserve a day for the ultimate Adventure

Budget friendly travel advice for the Indian Traveller to KL-2_optRecently there has been growing numbers of Indian visitors to the city who are keen to enjoy some extreme adventure and they would choose white water rafting. Reason being there are several excellent white water rafting rivers slighly over an hour’s highway trip from Kuala Lumpur. The closest being Sungai Selangor (Grade IV) and Slim River (Grade III). This adrenalin pumping activity takes you through heart stopping rapids and some gorgeous scenery. Truly a memorable day to spend with some locals. (Book NOW)

Visit to Malacca

travel from delhi to kuala lumpur_optOne of Malaysia’s most popular destinations from someone venturing out of the city. This small city-state of Melaka (Malacca) is a 2 hour drive from KL. It lures droves of visitors to its namesake historic port city, where they are quickly steeped in an intoxicating multicultural world of heritage architecture and the alluring aromas of distinctive local cooking. Melaka remains one of Malaysia’s most rewarding tourist experiences. Proud of its multicultural heritage, plentiful museums and assorted cultural attractions. You need to reserved a full day for your trip to Malacca. 

Don’t forget to have some fun

Sunway Lagoon Themepark is popular not only with Malaysians but our foreign visitors too. There are 5 theme parks altogther with more than 80 rides and attractions to entertain the young and old. Fun, cheer, laughs, excitement and thrills awaits you. If you are staying at a hotel around the KL Sentral which we have recommended to you, then you can hop on the intercity train called KTM Kommuter to take you there. Hop off at the Subang Jaya station. From there you can catch a bus or taxi to Sunway Lagoon.

So there you go, we hope you find the information in our article Budget friendly travel advice for the Indian Traveller to KL useful to help you with your travel plan from an India city to Kuala Lumpur. 

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Kuala Kubu Baru White Water Rafting | Our Mid Year Special is here again!

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Planning to come white water rafting while holidaying in Kuala Lumpur? Try our Kuala Kubu Baru White water Rafting package. The journey to the location is only 1 hour from Kuala Lumpur. We offer pick-up and drop-off at the KL Sentral station in Kuala Lumpur to all our rafting guests.

This mid-year special runs from now until 31st August 2013. So here is your chance to grab this offer and come for a white water rafting experience like no other. Not only is rafting on the Sungai Selangor fantastic because it is a Grade 4 river, the scenery as you travel on your adventure is a sight to behold. Pristine rainforest with waterfalls too!

This adventure program is available every Tuesday and Wednesday of the week (Public Holiday included) and you only pay RM270.00 per person. There is no requirement for a 5 pax minimum for this trip to confirm. We only require a minimum of 2 pax to confirm. Therefore, the departures for Tuesday and Wednesday are practically confirmed.

 

THE PACKAGE INCLUDES

  • Roundtrip transportation from KL Sentral Station to Kuala Kubu Baru
  • White water rafting equipment (Raft, paddles, helmets, personal flotation device, etc)
  • Trained and experienced river guides
  • On river snacks
  • Usage of the basecamp facilities (toilets, shower, etc)
  • FREE – An exclusive rafting t-shirt! Not available for purchase.

Note: Lunch and insurance are not included.

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THE DETAILS

  • Pick Up Time: 7.45am
  • Back in Kuala Lumpur by 2.00pm
  • 1 hour journey from Kuala Lumpur
  • Rafting distance is approx 7km and will take between 1.5 – 2 hours
  • Price: RM270.00 per person
  • Require only a minimum of 2 pax to confirm the day’s trip.
  • This special promotion is valid for Tuesday and Wednesday departure until 31 August 2013
  • Booking and payment must be made online via Paypal
  • Full payment will be required at the time of booking
  • You can use your credit card or debit card such as Visa and Mastercard for payment
  • No refund if cancelled less than 72 hours before the trip.
  • Cancellation of more than 72 hours entitles you to a refund less RM85 admin fee
  • Not valid with any other offers
  • This is a direct offer to our guests. No commission scheme available for tour agents or hotel concierge.

RAFTING DATES

 

So hope to see you on our rafting run soon! Place your booking here:

 

White Water Rafting Malaysia

whitewater_rafting_ malaysiaMalaysia is a country blessed with abundance of rain and sunshine. A country with hills and mountains – both on Peninsula Malaysia and Borneo.  A land of attractive extremes, where towering skyscrapers contrast with serene rural villages. Sanctified with natural wonders galore, it is perfect for a remarkable holiday mixed with some extreme adventure. With some of the finest beaches and diving spots in the world, it is ideal for island getaways. Due to the topography of the country, Malaysia has many white water rafting rivers. Its tropical climate makes whitewater rafting available the whole year round. Do you want to know what white water rafting Malaysia is all about? Then read on..

As we enjoy warm weather throughout the year, you do not need any special attire for whitewater rafting. No specific training or skill is not required because a safety briefing will be conducted prior to the activity. Even beginners can participate in this adventure with ease. White water rafting in Malaysia has gained immense popularity in the recent past will continue into the future. The fun and adventurous activity not only attracts the locals but visitors from around the world. The greatest thing is that no specific training or skill is not required. Even beginners can participate in this adventure with ease.

WHITE WATER RAFTING RIVERS IN MALAYSIA

Rivers have long been the means of  connecting the native people of the land. They were until now a source of food, a means of transport, and now, an avenue for adventure tourism.

The indigenous people in the country has been using sampans and rafts for centuries, but whitewater rafting has only been a popular recreational and tourist activity in Malaysia since the early 1980s. Experiences variety from the high adrenaline Grade 5 rapids to the more tranquil family rides. Some of the rivers are very remote and long, traversing through kampongs and Orang Asli settlements. There are opportunities to traverse through virgin rainforests full of birds and animal life, while others even flow past limestone caves and prehistoric archaeological sites.

MALAYSIA WHITEWATER RAFTINGWhitewater rafting can be experienced on day trip from any major cities and towns in the country. For those looking for an extended program, those are available too. In addition, it is also an excellent corporate team building activity. Parents wanting to introduce their children to outdoor adventure can even start with whitewater rafting on some lower grade rivers.

Do you want to come on a whitewater rafting adventure? The details of one of the most popular rafting program in the country is whitewater rafting on Sungai Selangor.

==> BOOK WHITEWATER RAFTING SUNGAI SELANGOR (GRADE IV) TODAY <==

 

IS WHITE WATER RAFTING IN MALAYSIA SAFE? 

Of course it is. All rafting operators impose self regulation as there is no regulatory body. Safety briefing is always conducted on land before the participants go into the water. This covers the paddling commands, capsize drills, paddling skills, actions when overboard or river rescue and then further instruction is conducted in the water before setting off for the adventure trip itself.

Keep in mind, all equipment meet US Coast Guard safety standards for whitewater rafting.

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