Families with children should make a stop at the centre. The close interaction with elephants will certainly leave a lasting impression on the young ones. For those travelling along the East Coast Expressway, the sanctuary is a worthy stopover before you continue your journey.Those curious about nature conservation work might also benefit from interacting with the elephants as well as chatting with the friendly staff that work here.The centre is located about 15km from Lanchang town within the Temerloh district in Pahang. It’s about a two-hour drive from Kuala Lumpur. Ample parking facilities are available here.Some Things to Know Before Visiting the Batu CavesAdmission to Batu Caves is free.The caves are open all year from 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM.The area is not very handicap-accessible, so senior travelers may have difficulty getting up the stairs to the entrances.