4 Unique Activities You Can Do At 1 Utama Other Than Shopping

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Located in Bandar Utama, Selangor, Malaysia, 1 Utama is known as “Malaysia’s Largest Shopping Centre” and is also ranked amongst the Top 10 World’s Largest Malls. With that said, there are plenty of things to do in 1 Utama other than its vast array of shopping and dining experiences.

Check out some of the activities that you can do at 1 Utama with your loved ones!

Indoor Rock Climbing at Camp5

The flagship outlet of Camp5 in 1 Utama is also home to Malaysia’s tallest indoor wall, making it a must-visit for those who love to climb. Housed in a 20m high glass tower, climbers can enjoy panorama views with full air conditioning.

There are plenty of amenities such as shower rooms, lockers and even the Camp5 Café where you can refuel your energy. Competent climbers will need to register when they first enter, you’ll need basic top-rope safety skills to climb on the ropes, or you can opt for Boulder-only access.

Essential items are available for rent or you can get kitted out at the Proshop. If you are new to climbing, enrol on a 1 Hour Try Climbing Session or the 4 Hour Basic Wall Course and gain the certification to climb on your own.

Get Diving Lessons & Gear at Sealantis

Since the establishment of Sealantis in 1996, Sealantis has been providing top-notch services for the needs of many divers. It is also home to one of Malaysia’s first purpose-built diving pools.

Sealantis has convenient and easy access facilities and offers its students the use of high-end diving gear and apparatus during diving courses. They are fully licensed by the Malaysian government and certified by the Tourism Authority of Malaysia as well.

Indoor Skydiving at WINDLAB

One of the more unique activities that you can find at 1 Utama is indoor skydiving! WINDLAB Indoor Skydiving offers you the chance to experience the simulation of an actual outdoor skydive at 14,000 feet.

The all-glass panelled circular wind tunnel creates a cushion of air in a 12-foot diameter 32-foot high flight chamber where the flyer enters onto a cushion of air and becomes airborne, all within the reach of a qualified instructor.

The base of the chamber is a trampoline floor of aircraft-quality stainless steel and with wind speeds of up to 250 km/h, active flyers can easily and safely perform aerobatic manoeuvres. Spectators can watch this exuberating sport from a free viewing gallery and seating area.

Ride The Waves at Flowrider

Ever thought of surfing in a shopping mall? Now you can with the flowriding and surfing simulator venue in 1 Utama Shopping Centre. FlowRider 1 Utama is a hybrid boardsport combining the techniques of surfing, snowboarding, skateboarding, wakeboarding and skimboarding.

Whether a beginner or an expert, one can catch a perpetual wave with the guidance of a professional instructor. Waves are flawlessly created by endless sheets of water flowing at 32 km/h over a composite vinyl surface.

Additionally, submersible propeller pumps located in the pool below inject a 3-inch sheet of water creating a surfable wave. The resulting wave-like shape lets riders surf up and down, and perform tricks and spins.

So what are you waiting for? Your next trip to 1 Utama will be filled with exciting activities.

Feature Photo Credit: @camp5climbinggym / @panda_peiee