Escape the busy city life of Kuala Lumpur with your trip to the hamlet town of Kuala Selangor. Enjoy the boat ride along the river banks of Kampung Kuantan to catch the colonies of fireflies producing magnificent twinkling lights. Complete your evening with dinner at a local seafood restaurant.
Your journey starts in Kuala Selangor, situated northwest of Kuala Lumpur. You can see Fort Altingsburg, built by the second sultan of Selangor in the 18th century to defend the city against foreign invasion.
A bird sanctuary park is located at the foot of the fort, where you can watch for migratory birds. Also found here are mysterious silvered leaf monkeys, a primate descended from the lineage of Old World monkeys.
Continue your trip with a boat ride along the mangrove swamps. Here, catch these bioluminescent fireflies flashing and producing glimmering lights in synchronized rhythm. Conclude your night tour with deliciously caught seafood at a local restaurant.