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Batu Caves, Silver Leaf Monkey & Fireflies Tour

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Batu Caves, Silver Leaf Monkey & Fireflies Tour Destination: Kuala Lumpur

Duration:1 days/ 0 nights

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Feature:Batu Caves is a Hindu Temple located at the outskirt of Kuala Lumpur City. These limestone caves are 400 million years old. There is a total of 272 steps leading up to the top of the main cave temple. Batu Caves consists of three big caves. The world’s tallest Lord Muruga Statue with the height of 42.7m (130 feet high) is located here. This destination attracts a huge crowd during Thaipusam, which is an annual festival for the Indians to pay homage to Lord Muruga. This festival will be celebrated in January or February of every year. .




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Tour Code : KLTT18 (Privately Organized)

The cheapest private tour in Kuala Lumpur! Batu Caves
Batu Caves is a Hindu Temple located at the outskirt of Kuala Lumpur City. These limestone caves are 400 million years old. There is a total of 272 steps leading up to the top of the main cave temple. Batu Caves consists of three big caves. The world’s tallest Lord Muruga Statue with the height of 42.7m (130 feet high) is located here. This destination attracts a huge crowd during Thaipusam, which is an annual festival for the Indians to pay homage to Lord Muruga. This festival will be celebrated in January or February of every year. .
 
 
Fireflies (KELIP-KELIP)
Firefly is a type of insect from the Beetle Family. The Pteroptye tener spicies are the largest species found in Kampung Kuantan. The fireflies here ar unique because of its tail that produces light. The light flash by each insect is at an accurate interval of 3 seconds. Imagine watching thousands of fireflies flashing their light at an accurate rhyhm. The fireflies are 6cm in length. The male fireflies flash out brighter lights than the female conterparts. This is because the male must attract the female fireflies during the mating season. The lifespan of fireflies is about 2-3 months.
 
 
Bukit Malawati Hill
Silver Leaf Monkeys at Bukit Malawati Hill (Local name Lutung - in Malay). It has grey-tipped, dark brown or black fur, giving it a uniform silvery appearance. Unlike some related species, there are no paler marking on the face or body, except for a patch of whitish hair on the groin of females. A crest of fur runs along the top of head, and the hair on the cheeks is long, often obscuring the ears. The hands and feet are hairless, with dark coloured skin and have opposable thumbs and toes.

Females range from 46 to 51 cm (18-20 in) in head body length, with an average weight of 5.7kg (13lb) and a tail length of 67 to 75 cm (26 to 30 in).

Male are slightly larger from 50 to 58 cm (20-23 in) in length, with an average weight of 6.6kg (15lb) and a til length of 67 to 75 cm (26 to 30 in).

The silver lutung is found across Borneo and Sumatra, as well as in parts of the South-Western Malay Peninsula. It inhabits mangrove swamps and nearby forest regions. Silver leaf monkey are diurnal and travel in ground of around 9 - 40 individuals with one adult male and many adult females communally caring for infants. It breed year round, each female typically gives birth no more than once every 18 to 24 months. Baby Silver Leaf Monkeys are born with Orange fur, and white hairless skin on the face, hands and feet. They have lived up to 31 years in captivity.

Tour Code : KLTT18 (Privately Organized)

The cheapest private tour in Kuala Lumpur! Batu Caves
Batu Caves is a Hindu Temple located at the outskirt of Kuala Lumpur City. These limestone caves are 400 million years old. There is a total of 272 steps leading up to the top of the main cave temple. Batu Caves consists of three big caves. The world’s tallest Lord Muruga Statue with the height of 42.7m (130 feet high) is located here. This destination attracts a huge crowd during Thaipusam, which is an annual festival for the Indians to pay homage to Lord Muruga. This festival will be celebrated in January or February of every year. .
 
 
Fireflies (KELIP-KELIP)
Firefly is a type of insect from the Beetle Family. The Pteroptye tener spicies are the largest species found in Kampung Kuantan. The fireflies here ar unique because of its tail that produces light. The light flash by each insect is at an accurate interval of 3 seconds. Imagine watching thousands of fireflies flashing their light at an accurate rhyhm. The fireflies are 6cm in length. The male fireflies flash out brighter lights than the female conterparts. This is because the male must attract the female fireflies during the mating season. The lifespan of fireflies is about 2-3 months.
 
 
Bukit Malawati Hill
Silver Leaf Monkeys at Bukit Malawati Hill (Local name Lutung - in Malay). It has grey-tipped, dark brown or black fur, giving it a uniform silvery appearance. Unlike some related species, there are no paler marking on the face or body, except for a patch of whitish hair on the groin of females. A crest of fur runs along the top of head, and the hair on the cheeks is long, often obscuring the ears. The hands and feet are hairless, with dark coloured skin and have opposable thumbs and toes.

Females range from 46 to 51 cm (18-20 in) in head body length, with an average weight of 5.7kg (13lb) and a tail length of 67 to 75 cm (26 to 30 in).

Male are slightly larger from 50 to 58 cm (20-23 in) in length, with an average weight of 6.6kg (15lb) and a til length of 67 to 75 cm (26 to 30 in).

  Places of Interest *

  • Batu Caves (Biggest Hindu Temple in Malaysia)
  • Palm Oil Tree Plantation (Drive Pass)
  • Rubber Tree Plantation (Drive Pass)
  • Bukit Melawati (Fort Altingsburg) (Silver Leaf Monkey) - (Visit Stop)
 
  • Fishermen Village (Drive Pass)
  • Seafood Dinner (Visit Stop)
    * Vegetarian Food is serve upon request.
       Please inform in advance.
  • Boat Ride to see Fireflies (Visit Stop)


 
  Time

Frequency : Daily Departure
Duration : Approximately 8 hours
Pick up time : 1430
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