Discover The Natural Beauty Of Paya Indah Wetlands In Malaysia

Explore The Flora And Fauna Of The Wetlands And Enjoy A Range Of Outdoor Activities

Explore the Flora and Fauna of the Wetlands and Enjoy a Range of Outdoor Activities

Get ready to immerse yourself in the breathtaking beauty of nature at Paya Indah Wetlands! This wetlands, situated in Dengkil, just a short 20-minute drive from Putrajaya, is a sight to behold.

Initially, a mining land, the government spent millions rehabilitating this area, and the results speak for themselves. The 3,100 hectares of land consists of lakes, marshes, and lowland tropical forests and is home to an array of flora and fauna.

With 142 aquatic plants and animals, 40 types of fish, 210 species of birds, 23 types of mammals, and 220 types of terrestrial plants and herbs, there’s no shortage of fascinating creatures to observe and learn about.

The wetlands are divided into three zones: the Recreation Zone, Education Zone, and Conservation & Research Zone. Although walk-in visitors are only allowed in the Recreation Zone, you can still have plenty of fun here! Activities include bird watching, cycling, photography, jungle trails, and observing the hippos and crocodiles in their natural habitat.

If you’re interested in exploring further, book a guide and venture into the Education and Conservation & Research Zones. Here, you can take part in night safaris, biodiversity education for students, and even spend the day at Paya Indah Wetlands.

And if you want to extend your stay, there are fully air-conditioned chalets that can accommodate two people for RM120/night, and air-conditioned hostels that can accommodate 16 males and 16 females for RM9 per person for one night.

So, what are you waiting for? Pack your bags and head to Paya Indah Wetlands for an unforgettable adventure!

Why Little Steps Loves It:​

Because of its breathtaking beauty, diverse flora and fauna, and fun activities such as bird watching, cycling, and observing hippos and crocodiles in their natural habitat.

Who It's Perfect For:

Nature lovers!

What Else:​

The wetlands offer various recreational activities and accommodation options for visitors who want to explore further and extend their stay.

Where To Find It:​

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