Cyberjaya is a town in Malaysia renowned for its science park and advancements which dub the town as the Silicon Valley of Malaysia.
Nonetheless, Cyberjaya is home to many hidden gems in the midst of all the development and this list intends to help you discover these gems and what they may have for you.
Places to visit in Cyberjaya
1. Taman Tasik Cyberjaya
Taman Tasik Cyberjaya or Cyberjaya Lake Gardens is a scenic park which allows visitors to engage in many recreational activities from simply appreciating nature to sports.
Taman Tasik Cyberjaya contains cycling and jogging tracks, a playground, a boardwalk and even a lookout tower. Equipped with facilities that cater to all ages, this park is an ideal family-friendly spot for leisure and recreation.
2. Kelab Komuniti Taman Tasik Cyberjaya
Kelab Komuniti Taman Tasik Cyberjaya or the Cyberjaya Community Club is home to numerous sporting facilities for sports such as futsal, badminton, squash, tennis, basketball, beach volleyball and table tennis.
It also contains a gymnasium and a driving range. Rates for the courts are based on a per house basis whilst the gymnasium costs RM5.00 per entry and the cost of the driving range depends upon the number of balls.
Kelab Komuniti Taman Tasik Cyberjaya is a convenient and affordable facility for sports enthusiasts to get their adrenaline rushing.
3. Cyberjaya Paintball Park
The Cyberjaya Paintball Park is located within Kelab Komuniti Taman Tasik Cyberjaya which contains 5 paintball fields for paintballers with skill and experience levels ranging from amateur to professional.
The Cyberjaya Paintball Park offers various packages including recreational packages, training packages and target shooting packages.
This park is ideal for groups of people with an avid interest in paintball and even provides customized packages for events and activities such as birthday parties and team-building.
4. Sembunyi Spa
If rest and relaxation to unwind from stress is what you are looking for, the Sembunyi Spa in Cyberview Resort and Spa is the perfect place for you.
Renowned for its efficiency in relaxing the mind, body and soul, the Sembunyi Spa is described as a hidden gem in the midst of a bustling city.
Inspired by traditional Asian beauty and wellness treatments, the Sembunyi Spa offers various experiences such as the Maha Brata Experience, the Parameswara Experience, the Dara Pethak Experience, the Hang Lipo Experience as well as Sound Therapy.
Facilities include a sauna, a steam bath, a jacuzzi and a cold plunge pool.
5. DPULZE Shopping Centre
DPULZE Shopping Centre, referred to as ‘The Pulse of Cyberjaya’, is the largest shopping mall in Cyberjaya and is home to facilities and amenities that cater to all ages and interests.
Visitors can go shopping, dine at the wide variety of restaurants and cafes and watch movies at the cinema amongst various activities.
If you are a collector, you might enjoy the Litt Tak Hobby Centre, a store unique to DPULZE Shopping Centre that sells a large range of collectible items such as figurines and toys.
6. Gem In Mall
The Gem In Mall is a recently established shopping centre in Cyberjaya which contains the unique stores and restaurants that are not commonly found in shopping malls within the locality and also houses additional facilities such as a fitness centre.
The Gem In Mall has relatively low activity due to its distinct stores and is ideal for those who are looking to shop or dine in a quiet environment during busy rush hours.
7. Shaftsbury Square
Located in the heart of Cyberjaya, Shaftsbury Square integrates retail outlets, offices and serviced apartments in single setting. With 150 stores, 3 office towards and 2 luxury serviced apartments, Shaftsbury Square is playfully referred to as the place for work and play.
A noteworthy, highly recommended restaurant for visitors is Volcano Shabu Shabu which offers a premier steamboat experience.
Shaftsbury Square is also frequently visited for Bonavox Karaoke which offers a lively and enjoyable karaoke experience.
8. Tamarind Square
Similar to the concept of Shaftsbury Square, Tamarind Square is also home to an integration of retail outlets and office space. This establishment is comprised of a unique and beautiful architecture and design which combines a modern, minimalist style with natural greenery.
Tamarind Square is renowned for housing Malaysia’s largest outlet of BookXcess, a popular bookstore sought after for its affordable books.
9. Dash Box Hotel
If a cosy staycation at a fun and quirky boutique hotel is what you are seeking then Dash Box Hotel is where you are meant to be. Developed from old shipping containers, Dash Box Hotel offers unique accommodation inspired by both industrial chic and street art styles.
The hotel consists of a large swimming pool with rooms aligned on both sides; you need only step out of your room to take a dip in the pool!
10. Masjid Raja Haji Fisabilillah
Masjid Raja Haji Fisabilillah is the main mosque of Cyberjaya and is one of the few modern futuristic mosques in the nation of Malaysia.
It is also the first mosque in the world to receive a platinum certification in the Green Building Index (GBI). The unique architecture of this mosque renders it a popular attraction in the locality for both worshippers and admirers.
11. Tickle Your Tastebuds with International Cuisine
Cyberjaya is acclaimed for its selection of distinguished restaurants specializing in various international cuisines, particularly Middle-Eastern.
Diners travel far distances to Cyberjaya just to be able to indulge in the menus of Saba Restaurant, Sana’a Restaurant, Al-Mukalla Restaurant, Al-Qasr Restaurant, Ole Ole Bali, Zest Restaurant, Salam Noodles, Midori Japanese Restaurant and Padi House Prima as well as many other eateries.
There is only one way to find out what the fuss for Cyberjaya restaurants is all about; jom makan!
Trust me, you’ll love Cyberjaya!