10 Best Weekend Picnic Locations (Klang Valley)

1. KLCC Park

Ever thought of a picnic date under Petronas Twin Towers? Offering a great view of the iconic towers and beyond, KLCC Park is landscaped with native plants and calm waters of Lake Symphony. Not only does the lake offers a beautiful reflection of the towers, but it also has colourful fountain shows. Feel free to bring a picnic basket that’s filled with titbits and enjoy the view while laying on the grassed area.

Address: Jalan Ampang, Kuala Lumpur City Centre, 50088 Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur.

Operating Hours: 7AM – 10PM (Daily)

2. Titiwangsa Lake

Originally a spot for tin mining during the British Rule, Titiwangsa Lake Garden is a large garden with a beautiful lake. A popular place for jogging and cycling, many people don’t know that it’s also the perfect spot for picnics! Simply grab a basket and lay your tartan blanket on the manicured lawns to soak up some sunshine. Otherwise, enjoy a lazy afternoon while overlooking the towering buildings of the busy capital.

Address: Tasik, Titiwangsa, 53200 Kuala Lumpur.

Operating Hours: 7AM – 7PM (Daily)

3. Taman Saujana Hijau

Filled with blossoming flowers and slopes of conifer-lined hills, Taman Saujana Hijau is a lovely park that makes you feel like you’re in a foreign land. Covering a total of 41 hectares, the picturesque park consists of three different themed smaller parks. Namely the European Park, Oriental Park and English Park, you’ll find plenty of great places to lay out your picnic blanket.

Address: Jalan P11, Presint 11, 62000 Putrajaya, Wilayah Persekutuan Putrajaya.

Operating Hours: 7AM – 7PM (Daily)

4. Taman Lembah Kiara

A great place for picnics, Taman Lembah Kiara is a park with streams, playgrounds and picnic tables. An untouched piece of land that features many wildlife animals, don’t be too surprised to greet turtles, monkeys and squirrels. While the park is filled with many shaded areas, let us hint you for the best spot to lay your picnic blanket. It’s none other than near the stream!

Address: Persiaran Bukit Kiara, Taman Tun Dr Ismail, 60000 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur.

Operating Hours: 24 hours (Daily)

5. Perdana Botanical Garden

Home to the Hibiscus Garden, Herbarium, Sunken Garden and more, Perdana Botanical Garden is a popular recreational park in KL. Landscaped with a huge lake and aesthetic architectures, this is a lovely inner-city green space for an impromptu picnic. Throughout the garden, you’ll also find towering trees that make the perfect shady spot for a picnic. So, don’t worry about too much sunshine!

Address: Jalan Kebun Bunga, Tasik Perdana, 55100 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur.

Operating Hours: 7AM – 8PM (Daily)

6. Kepong Metropolitan Park

Also known as Taman Layang-Layang Metropolitan Kepong, the Kepong Metropolitan Park is a popular kite-flying spot loved by the locals. Spread your picnic mat and lay back with views of a sky filled with pretty kites (the ‘professional’ kite flyers will even amaze you with some special tricks!). If you’d like to have a go yourself, there are usually plenty of stalls here where you can get your own kite! Stay till the evening to catch a pretty sunset by the lake.

Address: Jalan Lingkaran Tengah 2, Kepong Metropolitan Lake-garden, 52100, KL

Opening Hours: 6AM – 8PM

7. Desa Park City

While most parks don’t allow any furry pets to enter, you’ll be delighted to know that Desa ParkCity is actually a pet-friendly park! So if you’re indeed thinking of bringing your furry friends to a picnic, then you know where to go. Covering 473 acres of land, there’s plenty of room to find the perfect picnic spot! Additionally, if you’re still hungry, there’s plenty of restaurants here too!

Address:Desa Parkcity, 52200 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur

Operating Hours: 6AM – 11PM (Daily)

8. Kanching Rainforest Waterfall

If you’re looking for a picnic spot in the great outdoors, this one’s for you! Kanching Rainforest Waterfall is set in a forest reserve in the Rawang district, located an easy half an hour to 45 minutes drive from KL. It’s popular for picnics, camping, jungle trekking, and swimming.The star of this destination is definitely the 7-tier waterfall which you can hike up, swim in, and picnic next to. The waterfall cascades a height of 120m and is definitely a majestic sight to behold. Be sure to pack your swimsuit or an extra set of clothes if you’re planning to take a refreshing dip!

Address: Kilometer 17, Jalan, Jalan Rawang, Templer Baiduri, 48000 Rawang, Selangor

Opening Hours: 6AM – 8PM

9. Bagan Lalang Beach

Apart from having a picnic in the gardens, you can opt for the beach too. A quick and easy escape from the city, Bagan Lalang Beach is actually a popular spot amongst locals for picnics. While some visit the beach during the afternoon, many prefer the evening. That’s because the sunset here is truly beautiful! Oh and don’t forget to take a stroll with your other half along the water’s edge to add some romance.

Address: Jalan Pantai Bagan Lalang, Kampung Bagan Lalang, Bagan Lalang 43950, Sungai Pelek, Selangor.

Operating Hours: 24 hours (Daily)

10.Taman Rekreasi Bukit Jalil

The Bukit Jalil Park is an 80-acre space with a beautiful garden, lots of walking trails, exercise stations, a playground, and pretty lakes. There are also picnic tables by the lake here which you can set up your picnic spread! Relax with afternoon nibbles and a refreshing drink after a fun jog around the place.

Address: Jalan 13/155c, Bukit Jalil, 57000 Kuala Lumpur

Opening Hours: 6AM – 10PM

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