Batu Cave is a Hindu Temple which was discovered by an Indian trader cal Mr.Thamboosamy Pillai. In early day batu cave started as private shrine and later it become public shrine. Batu cave which located slightly outskirt of the city and take around 40min drive from the city. Batu cave mainly divide into 3 cave which is main cave where you have to climb 272 steps to reach the top and dark cave located in the middle of the main cave and the gallery cave where you will see all the main history of hindu. Lately the temple management has structured the tallest Lord Murugan Statue at Batu Cave which is 42.6 meter hight. The main festival celebrate at Batu Cave by the hindu community is called Thaipusam which fall in the middle of January or early February. The estimate crow for this particular festival is around 1 million people will get toghether at Batu Cave.
Kuala Selangor is the capital city for state of Selangor which located about one hour drive from main city of Kuala Lumpur. There is few main reason why local people and foreign tourist why they love to travel to this small town is because to visit the fireflies colony and enjoy very famous seafood dishes at nearby village call Pasir Penambang and also see the panoramic view of the small town and straits of Malaca from the hill side call Melawati Hill. This place also known as one of the biggest fireflies colony in the world. You will enjoy the night with the local boatman in very classic rowing boat go along the river to watch the fireflies at night time which look like decorated christmas tree. The fireflies are found in mangrove species tree call berembang.