You will not be disappointed with what the State of Selangor has to offer for you this Eid celebration, whether you are a photographer looking for an area for creative shoots or even for interesting places to live up your Instagram feed.
There are many places for OOTDs in the State of Selangor which are definitely “Instagram-worthy”. “Outfit Of the Day”, or OOTD, is now a must -do activity for everyone on a holiday, regardless of age. The State of Selangor is a preferred tourist destination with an extensive list of attractions from beaches, urban landscapes, to the greens — they double as a stunning setting for your photography session, flaunting your baju raya. Let’s take a look at these 10 listed locations; who knows, some may be a perfect match to your baju raya’s theme this year!
- Laman Seni 7
Laman Seni 7 features interesting street artworks. It is not only perfect for taking photos, but it is also a great place to admire the skills of mural artists. Located close to i-City Shah Alam, Laman Seni 7 features paintings of various interesting designs on its structures. Four separate murals, including 3D paintings, 3D installations, street furniture and side paintings, were painted on each of the wall structure here. Laman Seni 7 is open daily and admission is free.
Address : Jalan Plumbum Q 7/Q, Seksyen 7, 40000 Shah Alam, Selangor.
- Elmina Valley Park
Elmina Valley Park, a popular “Instagramable” destination in Shah Alam, is located in the new township, Elmina City. Locals love this beautiful park, which has several attractions suitable for taking pictures such as the colorful rainbow walkway and the iconic Elmina bridge. The park offers a variety of activities, including jogging and cycling, which is ideal for you to visit with your family.
Address : Elmina Valley 3, 176, Jln Metafasa U16/3, Shah Alam, Selangor.
- Masjid Sultan Salahuddin Abdul Aziz Shah
Sultan Salahuddin Abdul Aziz Shah Mosque is one of the most beautiful mosques in the State of Selangor. Also known as the “Blue Mosque”, its magnificent architecture carries a modern Malay theme. Of course, this mosque is huge in size, as it can accommodate up to 24,000 worshipers at a time. Not only the exterior, the interior design and architecture and the calligraphy art on the walls of the domes and arches are stunning!
Each corner of the building has a specific purpose for the comfort of the worshippers and visitors.
Address : Persiaran Masjid, Seksyen 5, 40 000 Shah Alam, Selangor.
- Padihijau Homestay
Padihijau Homestay, located in Sungai Besar, Selangor, features traditional elements on its structure. This brightly-coloured guest house is surrounded by paddy fields. The area has a beautiful concept, and the surrounding is serene and peaceful, away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Anyone who enjoys taking OOTDs can stay here while immersing in the community. Capture stylish full images with your Eid attires. One tips; traditional
attires with authentic Malay elements create a sleek aesthetic, as well as complement the paddy fields setting!
Address : Parit 7 Timur, 45300 Sungai Besar, Selangor.
- Lover’s Bridge, Tanjung Sepat
A trip to Tanjung Sepat, even if it is out of the ordinary, is like taking you back to a pleasant past. Lover’s Bridge is arguably the most-recognized icon in this thriving fishing village. This bridge was once a meeting place on a romantic night for couples, hence, its name was derived from it. It is now a popular tourist destination for those looking for an area to watch beautiful sunset and take a break from the hustle and bustle of the city.
Address : 21, Jalan Senangin 1, Taman Tanjung, Tanjong Sepat, Selangor.
- Tamarine Square
Tamarind Square, Cyberjaya upholds the theme “serenity in the city.” Nature lovers will enjoy taking OOTDs here amidst the beauty of the flora and structures with character. It is remarkable to find a location with a unique and modern building structure, yet still surrounded by lush greens. You can also dine peacefully at one of the cafes here after your OOTD session!
Address : Tamarind Bldg Rd, Cyberjaya, 63000 Cyberjaya, Selangor.
Do not miss the opportunity to take OOTDs at Spacerubix! Only in Puchong, you can take photos with the background of bright buildings with a rubix concept. Capture your images in a unique way here, and it is a beautiful place for your Eid OOTDs which you can share on your Instagram later!
Address : Jalan TPP 1/7, Taman Perindustrian Puchong, 47100 Puchong, Selangor.
- Kampung Pelangi
Kampung Pelangi which is located in the Kuala Selangor District features a relaxing environment as the name implies. Almost the entire area, including houses and streets, is painted in bright colours. Head over here if you want to produce some unique photos. Not only that, you can also stay in the chalets available here, each of which is built with its own unique design. Other attractions include a small zoo that houses a variety of animal species, as well as fishing and archery activities.
Alamat : Kuala Selangor Rainbow Village Lot 4021, Jalan Rizab Zazuli, Kg. Bukit Hijau, 45800 Jeram, Selangor.
- Bonda Valley
No need to travel far to Bali, sights like this can be found in the State of Selangor! After a day of celebrating Eid, you can relax emotionally and physically by staying here. The location is amazing, huge and clean. Bonda Valley is also an ideal location for OOTDs. In addition to the natural beauty of the area, its sculptures and architecture are also amazing. Hence, take as many pictures as you want here!
Alamat : Lot 2380, Jalan Lama, 44300 Hulu Selangor, Selangor.
- Istana Bandar Jugra
You can visit Jugra Town located in Kuala Langat District and hop on your OOTD-endeavour at Istana Bandar. While taking photos here, you can also learn about the fascinating history of the Jugra town. In addition, there is no entrance fee to this place. Other historical sites in the area include the Alaeddin Mosque, Jugra Insitu Museum, and many more.
Alamat : Jalan Istana Lama, 42700 Jugra, Banting, Selangor
Bring your family during this festive season to any of the 10 focal locations in the State of Selangor as listed to capture some memorable photos in full joy. If you choose to share the picture outcomes to your social media this Eid, do not forget to include the #PusingSelangorDulu hashtag!
In conjunction with this lively occasion, Tourism wishes a “Happy Hari Raya Aidilfitri, Maaf Zahir dan Batin” to all celebrating Muslims in Malaysia. Rejoice the moments with family, relatives and friends, with the feeling of gratitude. However, it is to be reminded, do not forget to continue practicing the SOPs to prevent the spread of the Covid-19 virus for the sake of many.
Visit Tourism Selangor’s official website, www.selangor.travel or follow Tourism Selangor’s official social media account; Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, TikTok, and the Selangor Tourism YouTube channel for any further information on the Selangor tourism sector.