Positioned on the outskirts of Kuala Lumpur, Seri Kembangan exudes a metropolitan appeal with its mega shopping malls, health-focused resort city and fine-dining restaurants. You also have access to outdoor recreation facilities, themed gardens and tranquil lakes.
Things to do in Seri Kembangan
If you’re planning to shop during your Malaysia holiday, Seri Kembangan is the place to be thanks to its major shopping centres. The MINES Wellness City is a popular shopping destination with global fashion and beauty retailers, on-site boat tours and international dining. Alternatively, head to South City Plaza to find a range of Malaysian chains, cafes and value stores.
Looking for an immersive wildlife experience? Drive about 20 minutes to Farm in the City, a central petting zoo with various habitats housing ostriches, turtles, monitor lizards, peacocks, Javan deer and rabbits. You can also experience traditional Malay culture at the replica Malaysian Village house, catch fish at the Longkang Fishing station and feed Koi fish at the Fish Feeding station.
Those seeking some outdoor exercise should head to Taman Saujana Hijau, where you can jog or cycle on designated paths past vibrant gardens. You might also enjoy a visit to Recreational Park Bukit Jalil, which boasts a children’s playground and garden with exotic plants. Keen golfers can tee off at the Kelab Golf Maktab Tentera Diraja, which provides scenic greens and challenging holes near multiple lakes.
While you’re in Seri Kembangan, take advantage of its location to experience Kuala Lumpur’s biggest attractions, such as the KL Bird Park, home to thousands of colourful birds. Don’t miss the historic Merdeka Square, which is the site of the first Malaysian flag raising.
Getting around Seri Kembangan
Seri Kembangan is serviced by a main KTM railway station and LRT station, which provide transport around town and to greater Kuala Lumpur. You can also get around using taxis or private cars, thanks to the numerous highways and expressways.