New Theme Parks in Malaysia

Malaysia New Theme Parks

New Theme Parks in Malaysia that are being developed or up and coming seem to be the tourism trend in the country. Recently in the last few years, a number of theme parks have opened around the country and a very fast pace. There is also a list of Theme Parks in Malaysia which we covered earlier this year for those traveling with kids or family travel in Malaysia. 

In June this year, I was browsing through some articles and found out that there are even more theme parks opening in 2013 and 2014 and with this, Malaysia would be well known as a Theme Park country. With the announcement of Visit Malaysia Year 2014, those parks that open by next year will hopefully see good profits with huge numbers of tourist coming in.

Update November 2015 - The all new 20th Century Fox World Genting Theme Park is set to open in late 2016 or early 2017. Plus there are a number of other new theme parks being developed which are not in this list as I will be updating it once I get more information. 

Splash Park in Port Dickson
Splash Park in Port Dickson opening in 2015

Below is a list of New and Upcoming Theme Parks in Malaysia;

*Update: Please note this article was done in mid 2013. A number of the opening dates were proposed by the developer and have been delayed as it is not mid 2015. 

1. Legoland Malaysia (Opened 2012)
2. Hello Kitty Town & Little Big Club Iskandar Johor (Opened 2013)
3. Tiram Water Park, Johor (Sea World Themed and Indoor)
4. Melaka Bird Park (Asia Largest)
5. Jurassic Park Melaka (First in Asia and Opening in 2015/16)
6. Sea World Melaka (Opening in 2015/2016)
7. Hang Tuah Village Melaka (Supposed to be completed in mid 2013)
8. Angry Bird Theme Park, Johor (Opened in 2014)
9. Eco Marine Theme Park, Klebang Melaka (Unconfirmed on completion dates)
10. Ocean Quest marine park and Ocean Splash Water Park, Desaru Johor (Opening 2015/16)
11. Legoland WaterPark Malaysia (Opened in September 21, 2013)
12. Dinosaur Water Park at KSL Hotel and Resort Johor (Opened early 2013)
13. Bukit Gambang Safari Park, Kuantan (Opened June 2013)
14. Escape AdventurePlay Theme Park Penang (Opened 2013)
15. Splash Park Port Dickson (Opening 2015/16)
16. Langkawi Eco Theme Park (Opening 2015/16)
17. Upin and Ipin Theme Park ( A Disneyland style park, it is still rumored to be in either Sepang or Ipoh, no confirmation but speculated to open in 2016)
18. Wet World Wild Adventure Park Penang (Opened September 2013) Update: Closed now. 

There are a lot of speculation and concerns about the actual opening dates at the moment but some of the parks are currently being constructed. However, you should expect delays in some of the parks opening dates as they can be delayed. We at Malaysia Asia will do our best to keep you updated on any progress and changes if there are any. You are also free to leave a comment if you hear any news about this. 

With these new massive projects, you can be sure that at any state in Malaysia, you will be able to visit at least one themed park. Tourism has been the main attraction for the country and therefore with the current good economy ongoing, we should also see many more unique hotels and resorts being built alongside these new theme parks in Malaysia.