This Spotlight is sponsored by Discovery Park at Gamuda Cove. Cover image for illustration purposes only.
Tired of always lepaking around in shopping malls? Well, starting January 2020, you can take your family (or date!) out to Gamuda Cove’s Discovery Park for an exciting adventure.
Not just your regular park, Discovery Park at Gamuda Cove will offer thrilling activities, one-of-a-kind hangout spots, and family-friendly facilities. It will be home to many unique attractions, including Malaysia’s first diving beach pool club, Southeast Asia’s first Aerobar, and a 16-metre-tall ropes course.
Located along the ELITE Highway – the highway to KLIA, Discovery Park at Gamuda Cove is set to become the next happening destination for local and foreign tourists in 2020.
Discovery Park at Gamuda Cove
Opening hours: 10am to 10pm daily
Location: Discovery Park, Gamuda Cove
Get ready to embark on fun activities at the Adventure Park, or chillax in the Hangout Village
For thrill seekers, you’ll enjoy all kinds of cool indoor and outdoor activities at Adventure Park. If you’re looking for a new place to hangout and spend the day with your buddies, Hangout Village offers all kinds of dining options and novelty attractions.
Here are some of the super exciting activities you could do at Discovery Park:
1. Sip on your favourite drinks 35 metres up in the sky
Set to impress your significant other this Valentine’s Day by upping your dating game to a whole new level! Take your date’s breath away with spectacular panoramic views atop the Cove Aerobar, which is the first Aerobar to be launched in Malaysia.
The Cove Aerobar will be able to accommodate 16 passengers per ‘trip’. Each passenger will also be provided with a drink to sip while enjoying Gamuda Cove’s finest views.
It won’t only be a photo-worthy experience, but also a memorable time with your loved one(s) as you ascend and descend together, particularly if you wish to conquer your fear of heights!
2. Unwind after your day’s exciting adventures by chilling at the pool club
If you’re looking for somewhere to chillax after a long excitement-filled day, then you should head down to Barsa Pool Club, a family-friendly salt-water pool which boasts a relaxing and immersive tropical environment away from the hustle and bustle of the city.
Kick back and relax on a daybed by the pool with a chilled drink, or make a splash by diving off a 5-metre diving platform. Although 5 metres may not seem very high, wait till you’re balancing atop the platform and peering over the edge! It’s undoubtedly a great bonding experience to be shared.
3. Savour delicious food and beverages at ArcHIVE Food Hall
After a full day of activities, your tummy deserves a good treat! There are also a host of al-fresco cafés and dining options for you to choose from, for instance ArcHIVE Food Hall offers a uniquely Malaysian dining experience.
For those who love shopping, ArcHIVE will not disappoint. If you’re looking to bring home a little something, you can stop by Wow! Artisans’ Playground – a local souvenir shop with all kinds of cool knick knacks.
4. Race your friends and experience the thrills of drifting on a specifically-designed ramp in these hot wheels
Think drifting is cool but too afraid to try it in a real drift car? Now’s your chance to experience the adrenaline rush of drifting up and down the “elevated” ramps aka mini Mount Akina on Blastacars Drift Karts.
For motorsports enthusiasts, Discovery Park will also be a spot for monthly motorsports clubs gatherings, so quickly panggil your motor squad and mark your calendars for 2020!
5. Get your blood pumping as you zoom around on ATVs and Scramblers on dirt tracks
Ever wanted to find out what it’s like to ride on those huge and powerful ATV and Scramblers? Rent one of these with Moto Maniac to fulfil your dreams and experience the ride of your life!
6. Love cycling? You can explore the park and surrounding wetlands by bicycle!
At Discovery Park, there’s so much to see and so much ground to cover! That being said, there are dedicated bicycle lanes throughout the entire park and surrounding lake areas for those who want to get some exercise and enjoy the view at the same time.
For those who are up for an adventure, you can even cycle into Discovery Wetland for a more challenging trail. Thanks to Cykel and Cyclists, you can rent family bikes, tandem bikes, kid bikes and adult mountain bikes at the park.
What’s more, you have the opportunity to claim free stuff as you cycle! All you have to do is keep an eye out for QR markers strategically located throughout the park.
It’s time to step out of your air-conditioned rooms and discover what nature has to offer!
7. Grab your favourite coffee or frappuccino at the first pre-fabricated Starbucks in the world
Before heading home, don’t forget to stop by the first pre-fabricated Starbucks in the world, only at Discovery Park, Gamuda Cove. Sip on your coffee or take it to-go, it’s all up to you!
8. Challenge yourself on this unique ropes course with 57 climbing elements
Get your adrenaline pumping on Discovery Park’s exhilarating Goosebump Ropes Course. Standing 16 metres high and 20 metres in diameter, this solid structure has 57 climbing elements, including a giant swing and abseiling. Looks scary, but who knows, you might just never get enough of it!
The Goosebump Ropes Course will be opening at the end of February 2020, and is suitable for adults and kids alike, so make sure you put it on your 2020 bucket list!
With so much to see and do, Discovery Park at Gamuda Cove is a must-visit in 2020!
Start planning your trip to Discovery Park, Gamuda Cove today! For more information, head over to their website.
Gamuda Cove is a beautiful township located in Southern Klang Valley, with homes ranging from RM250,000 onwards
Thoughtfully and masterfully planned, Gamuda Cove offers you lush greenery and sustainable living. You’ll be surrounded by a 60-acre Central Park with three lakes, along with jogging paths and playgrounds – it’s the perfect place to settle down. It is also conveniently connected to ELITE Highway and other expressways.
Maya Bay Residences are serviced apartments ranging from 550 sqft to 968 sqft, with prices starting from just RM250,000. It comes with well-equipped facilities, and is conveniently located close to KLIA, Cyberjaya, and Putrajaya.
On the other hand, Palma Sands offers luxurious and spacious living within a guarded and gated community. The double storey terrace homes range from 1,824 sqft to 2,739 sqft, and prices start from RM645,000 onwards. Some of these homes will even have the scenic balcony view of Gamuda Cove’s Central Park.
Learn more about Gamuda Cove on their website today.
This story was originally published on SAYS.