Aren’t you tired of exercising only in your residential area? How about try something new once in a while?
Don’t worry, Selangor has many recreational places for you to exercise, including jogging and cycling. You may also bring your family members to enjoy some relaxing time or simply admiring the beauty of nature.
Here, Tourism Selangor lists out the best recreational places for you to visit in the state in order to maintain a healthy lifestyle.
#1 Taman Tasik Shah Alam
Taman Tasik Shah Alam is located close to one of Shah Alam's popular attractions; the Sultan Salahuddin Abdul Aziz Mosque, which is also known as the Blue Mosque.
Taman Tasik Shah Alam's green landscape was designed by a well-known architect, Fumiaki Takano, covering more than 43 hectares. It was the first public park which opened in the State of Selangor in 1985, and has since become a haven for freshwater life.
The spaciousness and beauty of a place like this will make you feel driven to exercise or jog, even if it is early in the morning.
#2 Maya Park Eco Ardence, Setia Alam
Maya Park Eco Ardence in Setia Alam Town is a popular recreational destination!
With its open space and very spacious area, this recreation place is a preferred location for visitors to enjoy the sunset views while enjoying the calm atmosphere. There are various activities you may engage in at this park including jogging and cycling. The track is surrounded by a beautiful lake.
Don't worry if you don’t own a bike because you can rent one here!
#3 River Track Cycle Park, Klang
River Track Cycle Park located in Klang is surrounded by the greens which calm the body and soul.
Enjoy panoramic views of the natural mangrove forest that helps enhance the surronding air quality. The 1.8 kilometre track along the Chandong Besar River is an ideal place for jogging. There is also a 3-kilometre cycling track surrounded by attractive scenery.
This tranquil environment will undoubtedly enhance your cycling and jogging experience!
#4 Perdana Lake, Jogging Track, Sunrise Point, Cyberjaya
Spend your morning exercising at this park because it is relaxing as well as providing you with a comfortable environment to workout or engage in recreational activities with your family.
You can go for a jog while admiring the beauty of the lake while taking in some fresh air. This huge jogging and cycling track will provide ample space for your entire family to enjoy. Not only that, you can also have a picnic by the lake!
#5 Dragonfly Park, Eco Grandeur, Puncak Alam
Dragonfly Park is located at Eco Grandeur, Puncak Alam City. It is a perfect location for visitors to get engaged in leisure activities in the evening.
Dragonfly Park will amaze you with a superb view of the greens, as well the stunning urban residential area. The jogging track may not be as long as other parks, but it is still as enjoyable. If you wish to take a child for a bike ride, this park is a great choice as it is not too crowded.
Many people spend time at the parks and recreational areas, regardless of the time of the day, doing activities which are good for the health, such as exercising, jogging, and cycling.
Practicing a healthy lifestyle will have a positive impact on oneself. If you wish to shift your common location to exercise to a new one once a while, consider heading to these recreational places listed above. Enjoy a healthy quality time whilst Pusing Selangor Dulu!
But remember to always adhere to the SOPs that has been set by the National Security Council (MKN), like ensuring physical distancing, wearing face mask at all times in public, and applying hand sanitizer regularly.
By: Aishah Akashah Ahadiat