Sabak Bernam Day Trip Perfect For Instagrammers
Sabak is a beach town in Sabak Bernam District, Selangor, Malaysia.
Sabak Bernam comes from the story that this place is opened by six friends (Malay: Sahabat Berenam).
On the northwestern corner of Selangor, Sabak Bernam District shares the border with Perak on the northern side and faces the
Let’s get acquainted with Sabak Bernam district, which is in the northernmost district in Selangor.
It is the gateway to and from the neighboring state of Perak Darul Ridzuan.
Sabak Bernam is next to the town of Tanjung Malim in Perak, separated by the Sungai Bernam, which is the boundary between the states of Selangor and Perak.
Sabak Bernam district is well known as the Paddy Fields of Selangor.
Sabak Bernam District
You can explore this north-west District of Selangor with three urban areas.
- Sabak Bernam Town
- Sungai Besar Town
- Sekinchan Town
Sabak Bernam Community
The community of Sabak Bernam comprises Javanese Malays, Banjar, and Malay-Bugis descent.
The District is rightly famous for its lush paddy fields and fishing activities, and unique tourism attractions.
The best way to see Sabak Bernam is to visit the destinations listed below in your one-day itinerary of sightseeing activities.
1 Day Itinerary – Sabak Bernam Day Trip Attractions
8:00 am – Breakfast at Kuala Kurau Restaurant, Sungai Besar
9:00 am – Learn about paddy processing at Paddy Gallery, Sekinchan
11:00 am – A Visit to Sabak Bernam District Museum
12 Noon – Stop by Ah Ma House, Sekinchan
1:00 pm – Lunch at Lembah Bernam Restaurant, Sekinchan
3.30 pm – Visit Mango Orchards, Sungai Limau
4.30 pm – Treat yourself at Coconut Farms, Sekinchan
5:30 pm – Stroll around Redang Beach, Sekinchan
7.00 pm – Dinner at Mee Udang BNO Restaurant, Sabak Bernam
8:00 am Breakfast at Kuala Kurau Restaurant, Sungai Besar
To start your excursion, head to the best spot for a hearty breakfast – Kuala Kurau Restaurant in Sungai Besar has plenty of halal food choices for you.
The top pick is the legendary Cucur Udang Kuala Kurau, the Prawn Fritter – the most popular dish at Kuala Kurau Restaurant!
Other favorite noodles are Char Kuey Teow, Curry Mee, Mee Udang, Kuey Teow Basah.
9:00 am Learn about paddy processing at Paddy Gallery, Sekinchan
One of the most picturesque rural scenes is the beautiful paddy fields in Sekinchan.
Aside from the beautiful photo opportunities, you can learn more about paddy processing by visiting the Sekinchan; Paddy Gallery.
Of all the paddy fields in Malaysian, this is the only paddy processing factory that welcomes tourists for a visit.
Stop by the mini-museum showcasing antique rice planting machines and up-to-date paddy processing techniques.
Don’t leave without trying the freshly cooked and delicious Rice Cake that is delicious and crispy!
11:00 am Visit Sabak Bernam District Museum
If you want to learn about Sabak Bernam’s history of agriculture and fishery, drop in at Sabak Bernam District Museum.
There are unique sculptures, infographics, replicas, and traditional equipment used in agriculture, mainly focusing on paddy processing.
A visit to this museum is enjoyable, and best of all the admission is free!
12 Noon Stop by Ah Ma House, Sekinchan
After learning about the District’s history, continue your journey to Ah Ma House – the most talked-about destination in Sabak Bernam.
The Ah Ma House is a shop that has a traditional concept with vintage furniture such as old telephones, televisions, and even rattan chairs.
The ambiance is such that it triggers reminisces of the good old days.
Travel Tip: Buy the popular freshly made and delicious “Kuih Kapit.”
1:00 pm Lunch at Lembah Bernam Restaurant, Sekinchan
For lunch, head over to the popular Lembah Bernam restaurant that offers exotic meats.
If you are a vegan, it may appall you that the Malay restaurant specializes in exotic meats.
The cuisine is Javanese cooking style exotic meat like a porcupine, mouse deer, and venison, among other common types of meat.
Vegan Alert: The restaurant specializes in exotic meats.
3.30 pm Visit Mango Orchards, Sungai Limau
Mango Orchards in Sungai Limau is approximately 6 kilometers away from Sungai Besar Town.
You can find various mangoes here that you can purchase freshly plucked from the trees.
The mangoes are fragrant and tasty – you can have a taste here and buy some to bring home!
4.30 pm Treat yourself at Coconut Farms, Sekinchan
have a short tea time treat to enjoy a refreshing fresh Coconut Water, Coconut Shake, and Coconut Pudding – where else but at the Coconut Farms, Sekinchan.
The area surrounding coconut farms is picturesque with plenty of photography opportunities that are perfect “OOTD” spots; as you relax under a coconut tree enjoying your cold coconut.
5:30 pm Take a Stroll at Redang Beach, Sekinchan
One place to take in the evening sea breeze is at Redang Beach near Sekinchan Town.
At Redang Beach, you get to see big trees hung with plenty of red ribbons known as “Sekinchan Wishing Trees.”
There are also nearby stalls for you to have some excellent meals or even snacks along the way!
7.00 pm Dinner at Mee Bandung BNO Restaurant, Sabak Bernam
After a tiring yet fun walk along the Redang Beach, be sure to dine at Mee Bandung BNO Restaurant.
The best way to end your one-day trip in Sabak Bernam is a meal of the best Mee Bandung in town with a great selection of fresh prawns.
The price is very affordable, and you may even want to order your second bowl!
How to spend your time on Sabak Bernam Day Trip?
The best way to see Sabak Bernam in 1 day is to visit the top Sabak Bernam attractions and avoid the crowd.
The Sabak Bernam 1 Day Trip takes you to the famous picturesque landmark spots for a relaxing time that starts and ends with great eating spots and cheap seafood.
We hope you find the destinations interesting for inclusion on your one-day trip to Sabak Bernam.
Don’t miss the chance to witness the uniqueness and the beauty of this District. The scenery will amaze you, especially the lush paddy fields.
Bring along your family and friends after MCO ends and start planning from now.
Enjoy a splendid time on your one-day trip to Sabak Bernam for sure.
Are you thinking of a Longer trip to Sabak Bernam?
If you think of spending over one day in Sabak Bernam, you can book a night’s stay or two at a homestay.
Padi Box is a cozy homestay and cafe exquisitely designed from freight containers offering a relaxing space amongst the famous paddy fields of Sekinchan.
About Selangor’s District – Sabak Bernam
Selangor is divided into 9 districts namely Sabak Bernam, Kuala Selangor, Hulu Selangor, Petaling Jaya, Klang, Kuala Langat, Hulu Langat and Sepang.
Log on to the official website of Tourism Selangor at Selangor.Travel for more information about Sabak Bernam.