Mines Shopping Fair was renamed The Mines in 2010 and is located in Seri Kembangan and is about 30 minutes drive away from the city of Kuala Lumpur. This shopping mall is different from the rest of the malls in the country in that there is a canal that runs right into the complex.
The retail outlets at Mines Shopping Fair.
The water taxis that provide daily cruise services to customers that come here. The Mines Cruise is located at the Ground Floor of the Mines shopping fair.
This canal links two former tin mines lakes called the North Lake and the South Lake. Take a break and rest your tired legs by hopping on one of the water taxis for an option of 15 or 45 minutes cruise down one or both of the lakes.
Enjoy the mini Venice experience in Malaysia.
This shopping mall is part of the Mines Resort City which also include the Mines Wonderland, Mines Resort & Golf Club, Palace of Golden Horses Hotel and Mines International Exhibition & Convention Centre. All these facilities are located within the vicinity of the two lakes and were developed by Tan Sri Lee Kim Yew in 1988.
This Mines shopping fair has over 200 retail outlets and plenty of car parking bays. Some of the tenants are:
One of the key highlight of this centre is the water cruise on the lakes. Families with small children will enjoy the tranquility of the lakes couple with the lush greenery that abound within the vicinity. Both the North and South lakes are connected through a 1,054 m canal.
The unique Water Lock system was developed to cater for the different lake height of 7 m. It works based on a hydraulic system and takes 7 minutes to discharge or refill the water. The volume of water in the lock is 61,600 gallons.
The packages that are available are:
Mines Resort City Tour
This cruise takes you to the Palace of Golden Horses, Mines Resort & Golf Club, Mines Waterfront Business Park, Palace Beach & Spa, Mines Wonderland, The Mines Shopping Centre, Mines International Exhibition & Convention Centre and the gardens. You will experience the spectacular water lift during this tour.
Adult - RM33
Child - RM24
North Lake Tour
This cruise takes you around the bigger North Lake
Adult - RM27
Child - RM20
South Lake Tour
This cruise takes you around the smaller South Lake
Adult - RM22
Child - RM17
The canal that links the North and the South Lakes.
Ride 'N' Fun Package
This cruise takes you around the North and South Lakes where you will experience the history of Mines, the landscape, the building as well as into Mines Wonderland Mini Zoo. You will also experience the water lift as you move from the North lake to the South lake. This package also includes the entrance fees to the musical fountain.
Adult - RM42
Child - RM35
Hotel Guest Transfer
Hotel guests will be able to cruise between the Palace of Golden Horses/Palace Beach & Spa and Mines Shopping Complex.
Adult - RM17
Child - RM12
See the video of the cruise at the South Lake of the Mines. Notice the open-air water taxi and the breeze..
The cruise from the mall towards the South Lake.
If you are driving and coming from Kuala Lumpur, use the BESRAYA Highway. This mall is also accessible by using the SILK Highway from Cheras and Kajang. There are over 4,000 car park bays here with parking flat rate of RM1 on weekdays and RM2 during weekends.
The other alternative is to take a train. Use the KTM Komuter Train and stop at Serdang KTM Station. From here, take the Rapid KL Bus No. 414 or water taxi to the mall.
The address and customer service telephone of the mall.
Mines Shopping Fair
MINES Resort City
43300 Seri Kembangan
Selangor Darul Ehsan
Tel: +6 03 8942 2163
Open Daily: 11am to 10pm