#TSDayOut – Paradise Valley @ Broga, Semenyih

There is a good reason to celebrate the month of April as Tourism Selangor has brought back its popular #TSDayOut program this year with an exciting trip to Paradise Valley. Being an event that has attracted many of its Facebook fans and Twitter followers to explore interesting sites in Selangor in the past, it is indeed a good start after a long hiatus by ushering the participants to a new adventure at the enchanting resort at Broga, Semenyih.

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1. Participants were required to gather at Tourism Selangor office at 8:00 a.m. before hopping on to the bus to Paradise Valley. As usual, the event started off with participants registering their details with the crew members

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2. Tourism Selangor General Manager Noorul Ashikin Mohd Din encourages the participants to write about Paradise Valley in their blog to help spread more awareness about the new resort.

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3. Paradise Valley is a tropical resort surrounded by lush greeneries. Apart from offering a romantic getaway or family outings, the place also provides recreational activities such as kayaking, flying fox, rock climbing, camping, cycling, board games and many more.

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4. Mei Ping was reading the brochure about Paradise Valley while waiting for the bus to arrive.

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5.  Paradise Valley is situated at Broga, a small town that sits on the border of Selangor and Negri Sembilan. A drive to the resort from Kuala Lumpur takes approximately 40 minutes via the Silk Highway.

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6.  Upon arriving at the resort, participants were treated to light refreshments at the cafe & karaoke hall courtesy of the management of Paradise Valley.

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7. Renuga, one of the crew members from Tourism Selangor was giving a short briefing to the #TSDayOut participants.

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8. An instructor from Paradise Valley was explaining about the numerous types of outdoor activities offered at the resort.

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9. #TSDayOut participants were told to fill up a form as part of the paper work process before commencing the outdoor activities.

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10. The surrounding area at Paradise Valley has walking paths that are also accessible by vehicles.

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11. A view of the resort from a hill near to the wall climbing station.

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12. #TSDayOut participants were seen walking up to the wall climbing station.

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13. The first activity for the day was wall climbing. The wall climbing station features a constructed wall with grips for hands and feet.

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14. A candid shot of the #TSDayOut participants lining up at the wall climbing station.

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15. #TSDayOut participants were doing stretching exercise to warm up their bodies before attempting the wall climbing.

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16. An instructor from Paradise Valley was giving a safety briefing to all the #TSDayOut participants.

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17. A candid shot of a butterfly resting on a participant’s palm.

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18. Devi, one of the #TSDayOut participant was getting her safety harness equipped with the help of an instructor.

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19. Some of the action shots taken during the wall climbing.

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20. Another group of #TSDayOut participants were gathered at the flying fox station for a safety briefing with the instructor.

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21. Some of the action shots taken for the flying fox.

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22. Right after lunch, #TSDayOut participants were given a chance to try out abseiling where they were taught how to descent down a 45 degrees rock surface using a rope. The Paradise Valley instructor was seen giving a short briefing on abseiling.

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23. #TSDayOut participants were walking towards the abseiling station.

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24. One of the Paradise Valley instructor was checking on the equipment that was harnessed to a #TSDayOut participant.

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25. Some of the shots of the #TSDayOut participants performing abseiling.

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26. #TSDayOut participants also tried out a new form of rope obstacle that was tied in a ‘X’ configuration. Using their body balance, they have to reach from one end of the point to another without falling off the rope.

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27. Paradise Valley also offers another type of rope balancing activity called ‘Rope Travel’. Using upper body strength, participants need to balance their body by walking on the rope without falling off from it.

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28. #TSDayOut participants spirit wasn’t dampened by the heavy downpour. They continued to take part in the rope travel activity despite being soaked wet by the rain.

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29. #TSDayOut also debuted this year with more prizes. Apart from blogging and photography, Tourism Selangor has also introduced two new competition categories namely Instagram and Youtube Video. Shoba was announcing the three winners for the best Instagram pictures.

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30.  There was also a lucky draw competition where the winner receives a complimentary stay at Paradise Valley.

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31. Group shot of all the #TSDayOut participants.

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Paradise Valley @ Broga, Semenyih
Lot 1742 & 1369, Jalan Tarun Broga,
43500 Semenyih, Selangor, Malaysia.

Tel: +6012.8890036 / +60111.6686186 / +60111.6686188

Email: paradisevalleybroga@gmail.com

Facebook: www.facebook.com/paradisevalleybroga

 

 

 

 

 

 

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