The school holidays are back! With the kids at home, here are a few ideas on what to do during the school holidays as a whole family.
UNDERWATER WORLD LANGKAWI
Have a great time with your kids and visit the largest marine and freshwater aquaria in South East Asia, at Underwater World Langkawi! The aquarium is home to Tropical Rainforest, Temperate and Sub-Antarctic ecosystems displays and houses over 4000 aquatic lives ranging from the Southern Fur Seals, Rockhopper and African Penguins, birds and various marine lives. Prices are RM36 for adults and RM26 for kids, inclusive of all the attractions.
Kidzania @ Mutiara Damansara
Enrich your child’s imagination and treat them to a once in a lifetime experience at Kidzania at Mutiara Damansara! Your little ones can live out their dreams and role-play as professionals in various job fields at KidZania City! KidZania is special that it has its own currency for KidZanians aged 4 to 14 years old can enjoy. There are special activities such as storytelling and puppet shows for toddlers to enjoy! In KidZania, children can become doctors, lawmakers, pilots and even newscasters for a day to gain experience and learn how it’s like to be in an actual profession! Prices range from RM41 to RM85, depending on age group. For more information, you can visit the website : https://www.kidzania.com.my/
Puteri Harbour Theme Park @ Nusajaya, Johor
For the kawaii fans of Hello Kitty, the Puteri Harbour Theme Park in Nusajaya, Johor is the place for you! You can have a great time with your kids at the Hello Kitty Theme Park and Thomas Town! The park also offers a range of restaurants, rides, activities and photography avenues! Snap a picture with your favourite cartoon characters such as Hello Kitty, Barney the Purple Dinosaur, Bob the Builder and Pingu. The price for the Park Pass begins from RM100, toddlers less than 3 years of age enter for free!
Tech Dome @ Penang
For mini Einsteins and Newtons, Tech Dome is the place for your inquisitive children! A central hub for Science and Technology, this visit would be educational and entertaining. WIth 6 different galleries from various field of science such as Robotics, Optic, Life Tech, these genres would provide sufficient knowledge for them to bring back to school. For the younger kids, there is an Exploration Zone for them to think, explore and play while indirectly learning scientific concepts as the playground encourages them to explore their environment in hopes to leave the kids with a sense of curiosity and wonder. There are also Star Attractions such as PIXO observatory, which houses the most powerful telescope in Penang and other activities such as wall climbing, guided tours on weekends and 3-in-1 combos consisting the G-Drop, G-Force and wall climbing are add-ons to the admissions fee. The price for MYKad holders and tourist varies. For more information head onto their website: http://www.techdomepenang.org/
Entopia @ Batu Ferringhi, Penang
Formerly known as Penang Butterfly Farm, the Entopia is a santuary for our planets little denizens. This sanctuary houses over 150 species of fauna (invertebrates and other animals) throughout the entire exhibition. The park is divided into 2 worlds which are Natureland, a living garden vivarium that is a shared ecological space for a variety of animal from inverterberates and reptiles and Cocoon that features two floors of learning exhibition and indoor activties for visitors to explore invertebrates through interactive edu-stations. Other exciting attractions include the Mystery Cave, Tiger Falls. The Home Tree, Dragon Path, Pandora Forest to new a few. If you and your children enjoy the outdoors with butterflies flying freely above to insect larvae that creep stealthily beneath the ground throughout the vicinity, come and explore the seen and unseen in Mother Nature here! Prices are affordable for a whole day of adventure. For more information, visit their website : http://entopia.com/