KUALA LUMPUR, 11 December 2023 – As the year draws to an end and the school term winds down, the sweet anticipation of a well-deserved vacation begins to occupy the mind. What better way to embrace the Cuti-cuti Malaysia spirit than heading to Johor and get a taste of an adventurous family fun at LEGOLAND® Malaysia Resort.
With the addition of exciting new attractions throughout 2023, LEGOLAND® Malaysia Resort serves more than just a perfect escape from our usual daily routines. For parents, it is an opportunity to bond with their children and create lasting memories. For children, it is a realm of endless chance to explore the world with wide-eyed wonder and let their imagination soar.
CS Lim, Divisional Director of LEGOLAND® Malaysia Resort said, “We’re incredibly grateful for the unwavering support of our visitors, loyal fans and the dedication of our remarkable employees. This year, we’ve witnessed the magic unfold at LEGOLAND® Malaysia Resort, from the vibrant energy of our first-ever Splash Carnival to the completion of our monumental MINILAND shaded structure. Each milestone represents our commitment to elevating the play experience and ensuring that every visitor creates unforgettable memories at our park.
“Beyond our gates, we’re proud to play a role in Johor’s burgeoning tourism landscape. The rising number of visitors to our state speaks volumes about its vibrant spirit and diverse offerings. As we look forward to an exciting year ahead, we are committed to deepening our role in raising the potential of Johor as the premier tourism capital, renowned for its family-friendly attractions and captivating cultural tapestry.”
To further enrich the holiday spirit this year-end, LEGOLAND® Malaysia Resort invites families and children to explore five unforgettable experiences, where imagination knows no bound and awesome adventure await. These experiences are an integral part of the park’s continuous enhancements undertaken this year.
An Enchanting Year End Holiday Celebration
Immerse yourself in the magical holiday atmosphere at Brick-Tacular Holidays at LEGOLAND® Malaysia Resort. For a limited time only, come see the sparkling holiday lights under the stars as the park extends its operating hours until 8:00 pm every Thursday to Sunday until January 1, 2024, alongside captivating live performances and shows.
To keep the festive spirit going, be sure to catch the Brick-Tacular Parade on 25 December at 4:00pm for a joyful journey through the heart of the park and a glimpse at the humungous LEGO Christmas Tree.
Cap off the Brick-Tacular Holidays with an unforgettable New Year’s Extravaganza and bid farewell to 2023 in LEGO style, with mesmerizing year-end highlights and spectacular light shows on 31 December.
A Taste of Malaysia in Miniature
Pay tribute to Malaysia’s rich heritage at MINILAND Amazing Malaysia, with over 1.38 million LEGO® Bricks, crafting 126 detailed models representing the nation’s best. Spanning 381m2, this miniature marvel is completed this year with iconic landmarks from East and West Malaysia, including the historic A’Famosa fortress, Jonker Walk’s vibrancy, the captivating Batu Caves and more.
Transport yourself back into these classic cultural treasures through interactive displays that unveil local stories and wonders, offering glimpses into Malaysia’s authentic charm. From the thrilling Penampang Boat Race to the enchanting Wayang Kulit shows, guests are invited to explore and embrace the diverse tapestry of Malaysia culture – all in one place, and with a press of a button!
Embracing The Warmth of Friendship
Earlier this year, the LEGO Friends® franchise introduced new characters that are more inclusive – with distinct personalities and interests to highlight how different, yet special and relatable they can be in today’s society. These new diverse characters are designed to inspire children, while helping them to understand the true meaning of friendship and create their own colorful stories with togetherness at heart.
Guests can also continue the experience with the newly launched LEGO® Friends Room, as they relive the spirit of friendship within Heartlake City and unlock a hidden treasure chest within their room for an exclusive LEGO® Gift.
4D Experience: Step into A New Alternate Dimension
What better way to hunt evil scary creatures than by literally facing them in full force? With LEGO® DREAMZzz 4D Movie, this is your chance to step into a fantastical world beyond your wildest imagination, and embrace the new-found power you have, to protect your dreams from evil spirits. Join Mateo and Izzie in the Z-Blob Rescue Rush in the LEGO® Studios 4D Movie Theatre and see for yourself how powerful dreams, or nightmares, can really be.
A Whole New World of Surprises Under The SEA
A holiday at LEGOLAND® Malaysia Resort will not be complete without a visit to SEA LIFE Malaysia.
This interactive aquatic wonderland showcases marine life in Malaysian habitats alongside captivating LEGO® elements. Meet beloved creatures like the majestic sea horses gracefully moving together and the enormous ‘Crabzilla of the Sea’, a Japanese spider crab with long legs spanning up to 12.1 feet long. Visitors are bound to uncover new surprises as the aquarium welcomed over 28 new species, including the enchanting racoon butterflyfish.
Families are encouraged to seize the moment for an ultimate getaway as the month of December and school holiday season are filled with exciting promotions and freebies at LEGOLAND® Malaysia Resort.
- Dine – Annual pass holders get a 10% off on buffet lunch
- Play – Malaysians who purchase Day Tickets at least 3 days in advance get to save 20%, while Singapore and international residents can enjoy 10% off. This Buy Early & Save deal is applicable to all 1-Day tickets for Theme Park, Double-Park, and Triple-Park access.
- Shop – Get RM50 off with minimum purchase of RM200 on LEGO® Playsets until 31 December 2023
- Tour – Buy 5 Free 1 Day Ticket promotion for school trip to LEGOLAND® Malaysia Resort on top of the usual exclusive rate, valid until 8 February 2024.
For media inquiries, please contact:
Cheng Sing Ying
LEGOLAND Malaysia Resort | Merlin Entertainments Group
Tel: +6 07 597 8816
Jasmine Kamal / Ashley Ong
Tel: +6 03 2282 2152
About LEGOLAND® Malaysia Resort
LEGOLAND® Malaysia Resort brings together a LEGOLAND Theme Park, Water Park, Hotel and SEA LIFE in one LEGO® themed location. It is the ideal family holiday destination with more than 80 hands-on rides, slides, shows, and attractions. It is the first of its kind in Asia that offers comprehensive adventure, education, and fun for either an action-packed day trip or a short break destination ideal for families with kids aged 2 to 12 years old.
The Theme Park is divided into eight themed areas containing thrilling rides, exciting LEGO workshops, awe-inspiring Miniland where Asia’s interesting landscapes, countries and landmarks are recreated in miniature made with more than 30 million LEGO bricks. The Water Park is the largest LEGOLAND Water Park in Asia which features 20 unique slides, waves, wade pools, interactive water-play structure and Build-A-Raft River.
LEGOLAND Hotel Malaysia is the first LEGO themed hotel in Asia. Choose your preferred theme room at a hotel all equipped with LEGO theming elements, giving you choices to be trained like a NINJA, playing pirate, commanding a Kingdom or embarking on an adventure option. All rooms include a king-sized bed for parents and a separate private sleeping area for 3 kids. Participate in our in-room treasure hunt activity and stand a chance to win cool LEGO gifts.
SEA LIFE is the world’s largest international aquarium brand with more than 50 outlets in the world and it is the latest addition to LEGOLAND Malaysia Resort. This attraction will immerse all guests in an intimate and interactive journey underneath the waves. All guests will have chance to enjoy up-close experiences with sea creatures and be inspired to learn more about our blue planet’s invaluable natural marine assets through magical storytelling, interactive displays and hands-on encounters. SEA LIFE Malaysia has more than 25 display tanks in 11 habitat zones featuring 13,000 amazing sea creatures. The Malaysian Rainforest is one of the unique exhibit zones featuring local creatures in Malaysia. Don’t miss this special zone where you can never find it in other SEA LIFE attractions.
About Merlin Entertainments
Merlin Entertainments is the leading name in location-based, family entertainment. Europe’s Number 1 and the world’s second-largest visitor attraction operator, Merlin operates nearly 150 attractions, 23 hotels and 6 holiday villages in 24 countries and across 4 continents. The company aims to deliver memorable and rewarding experiences to its millions of visitors worldwide, through its iconic global and local brands, and the commitment and passion of its employees. Visit www.merlinentertainments.biz for more information.