Sunway Lagoon Selangor
Sunway Lagoon Theme Park Overview
The Sunway Lagoon 80 acres theme park was established in the year of 1992 and was officially opened by Malaysia’s former Prime Minister, Tun Mahathir bin Mohamad in the next year. Since then, the park is so popular that it attracts 2 million visitors from every corner of the world annually. The amazing theme park possesses one of the world’s largest man-made surf beach and also, the world’s longest pedestrian suspension bridge. All kind of different wet and dry rides are available in the park.The most popular water-based attractions include giant water slides, lagoon express and twin speed slides. The theme park is mainly divided into three major sections, namely the Wild Wild West, Waters of Africa and the World of Adventure.
Sunway Lagoon Theme Attractions
Get ready to scream and splas around in the raging Waters of Africa, the newest out of this world thrilling and exciting water rides in Malaysia’s only African-themed waterparks! Race down the Congo Challenge at speeds of up to 40 kilometres per hour. Then, if you dare, take on the Cameroon Climb, the first in the world double tube water ride that drops steeply from 15 metres, and shoots up again to a height of eight metres. For families, the gigantic African Pythons ride promises unforgettable fun as you spin around in loops on a water slide before escaping out of the gigantic tubes.
You can surf the waves at raging heights of up to eight feet in the world’s largest man-made Jeffrey’s Bay Surf Wave Pool. There is even a spectacular erupting Volcano in the background.Then, explore Elephant Walk, where huge elephant sculptures guard a magnificent lake, and perhaps meet a fire-eater and African tribal dancers doing a rain dance at the happening Zulu Walk. From the raging Waters of Africa, hoist sail for the amazing Wild Wild West – the land of cowboys and Red Indians. Discover an American Frontier town with wooden facades and totem poles, like you see in the movies, and as you scroll along the streets of the Wild Wild West, dont be surprised to see Apache Indians and saloon dancing girls in fluffy skirts.
There are also spectacular rides to enjoy. Be prepared to get wet on the exhilarating Niagara Falls Flume Ride. Swirl around in the raging waters of the Grand Canyon River Rapids. For the fearless, nothing beats the 360-degree swings of the Tomahawk, where the world goes upside down. Buffalo Bill Coasters, Apache Pots and Butch Cassidy’s Trail provide great fun for the whole family. Walk the World’s Longest Pedestrian Suspension Bridge and be rewarded with a breathtaking view of the whole lagoon from a dizzying height. Explore the tunnels, booby traps and tarantulas in The Lost City of Gold ride and conquer the out-of-control swinging Galleon, Daredevils will love the heart-stopping Flying Carpet. Apache Red Indians and cowboys are to be seen round when you are strolling in the park providing street entertainment that adds to the merriment..
Get up close and personal with more than 140 species of exotic animals at 82 species-specific exhibits at Malaysia’s first fully interactive and educational Wildlife Park. It is part of Sunway Lagoon, Malaysia’s premier theme park, and features a selection of exotic, small. and friendly animals, with a diverse range of birds,fishes, reptiles, and mammals.Sunway Lagoon Theme Park is the ideal place to spend some quality time with your love ones and families as the park is suitable for all ages. Apart from all the get – wet activities mentioned, there are more activities await you.They are Bungy Jump, Paintball War Game, Go – Kart and more. Moreover, there are private sessions of body boarding and surfing available.
Explore the Waters of Africa, an attraction that boasts one of the world’s largest ma-nmade surf beaches, set in an area that covers over 13,000 square meters.For adrenaline-pumping fun, challenge yourself on a variety of feats at the Extreme Park. Hit the bullseye at the Archery Target Shooting Range, go off-road on an all-terrain vehicle (ATV), or satisfy your need for speed on a go-kart. Ground zero is turned into World War Z! Live. This is the latest addition to Lynton V. Harris’s Scream Park, based on the blockbuster movie starring Brad Pitt. The walk-through scare attraction places you firmly in the middle of the war against zombies.
The first ever international standard theme park in Malaysia, Sunway Lagoon Theme Park is located in Selangor, Malaysia. It is situated in Bandar Sunway, Petaling Jaya. It is located as far as a 30 minutes ride from the capital of Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur.
There are a few alternatives in getting to the park. Besides driving yourself to reach the park, you can also take the public transport. Take the KTM and stop at Subang Jaya Station. From there, take the cab to Sunway Pyramid and you can see the Lagoon. You can too take the PUTRA Kelana Jaya LRT and stop at the Kelana Jaya Station. Then, take the Rapid KL bus T 623 to Sunway Pyramid.
Sunway Lagoon is just beside Sunway Pyramid Shopping Centre. Sunway Lagoon Ticket price is RM120 for Adult (RM90 for MYkad Holder – Malaysian) and RM90 for children (RM65 for MYKad Holder – Malaysian).