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Address: Kuala Selangor, Malaysia
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US$90.00*
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Private Small-Group Kuala Selangor Fireflies and Silvered Leaf Monkeys Tour
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Kuala Selangor Firefly Tour including Seafood Dinner
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Fireflies and Kuala Selangor Tour Including Dinner

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An Absolute Experience

We reached Bukit Melawati from KualaLUmpur by car. You need to buy 5myr entry fee to go up the hill in a mini train. Once up you will see a lot of monkeys. None will attack you... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
RamanShweta
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11 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We reached Bukit Melawati from KualaLUmpur by car. You need to buy 5myr entry fee to go up the hill in a mini train. Once up you will see a lot of monkeys. None will attack you so nothing to be scared of. The real fun is to buy the treats there for the monkeys . Once the bag is... More 

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Thank RamanShweta
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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10 attraction reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you want some exercise, great views, nature (the monkeys) and history, this is the place to go! Feeding the monkeys is a great way to commune with nature and seeing the lighthouse and the museum give you the history. It is always pretty busy so try and get their early.

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Thank celsim2000uae
Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan, Malaysia
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68 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Drove there from Kuala Lumpur in afternoon before fireflies watch.A little of hike needed. If you feeling lazy to walk, well you can buy a tourist train ticket. In Bukit Melawati are found relics of the past, including the protective walls of the fort, the palace ground, a Altingsburg's lighthouse, royal graves, seven walls, a flat stone used for beheading... More 

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82 reviews
49 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

What an experience the Silver leafed monkeys were, they're so friendly that they sit on your shoulder whilst your feeding them. However, the diet of the monkeys is much desired At Bako National Park the ranger stipulated that no sweet, salty, or bread products should be feed to the monkeys. It's a pity this isn't enforced at this park. The... More 

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Thank Adie K
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49 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Loved the visit here, as don't often like to interact with wild animals but these monkeys are so friendly and you can buy food to feed them. They'll sit on your shoulders quite happily - such an awesome experience. Go with a guide, as they know the best time to see the monkeys and have experience of how to behave... More 

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12 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 21 March 2017

Visited a few times as I stay relatively nearby. First came with my parents, then came with my family, my 2 sons enjoyed themselves. I love animals and these monkeys are super friendly. I love to snap pictures with them as they sit on my shoulder. They are safe, but my son was bitten by one the monkeys. It was... More 

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Thank VSundrram
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11 reviews
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

It is incredible place, because we saw a very friendly, sweet silver leaf monkeys. You can buy a some food for their, for example bananas, Stalks of plants, and feed them from yours hands. Monkeys come to you, and jump on you.. This place will be interesting all family, especially children.

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Thank Кристина У
Essen, Germany
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409 reviews
139 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Bukit Melawati is an old British fort at the Selangor Coast line. On the bottom left of the hill you will find a welcome center and they do guided tours (mainly for school classes). On the hill you find nature with old trees and famous black monkeys. These monkeys are much more friendly than the red/brown ones. Buy some food... More 

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Thank Martin G
Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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22 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Bukit Melawati (Melawati Hill) is one of the attractions not to be missed in Kuala Selangor, once the administrative centre of the state of Selangor (circa late 18th century till early 19th century). For those who do not wish to hike up the hill, there's a tram that takes you there for RM3.20 (that's less than 1USD). I'm not sure... More 

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Thank ckyeoh1
Malaysia
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42 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

A day trip to Kuala Selangor will not be complete without a visit to this historical hill. It was once a fortress and a ghostly place where convicts were beheaded. Centuries later, It has now became a famous place to enjoy the picturesque view of the straits of Malacca, or having a playful evening with the monkeys. There is a... More 

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