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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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Kuala Lumpur is the vibrant and modern capital of Malaysia. A melting pot of different cultures, religions, and nationalities, it's an ideal tourist hub where one can experience the old and the new and get a feel of a truly Asian destination.

Kuala Lumpur has an estimated 2014 population of 1.67 million people, and though that's considered high for a small city, tourists still come for the its attractions and its nice tropical rainforest climate.

Awe-Inspiring: KL Twin Towers -

The best way to start off your Kuala Lumpur journey is by visiting the world-famous Petronas Twin Towers. It's popular not just for its magnificent design, but also for being the world's tallest building.

For Nature Lovers -

If you're into nature, then go hiking in the nearby mountains which consist of pristine river streams and waterfalls. Take a tour of KL Bird Park and Elephant Orphanage Sanctuary for a fulfilling wildlife adventure. How about exploring the dark Batu Caves? You'll be amazed by it's size!

Islamic Art Museum -

The Islamic Art Museum will surely enhance your love for art with its impressive collection of Islamic artefacts dating back to the 19th century. It's number 11 in TripAdvisor's list of the top 25 museums in Asia.

Restaurants in KL for everyone -

Arabesque is where you can have a taste of Mediterranean and Middle Eastern cuisine. From the Shawarma to the Falafel Wraps, you are guaranteed enjoy their authentic taste. Opium KL serves a variety of dishes but if you want to go straight to the specialities, then try the Curry Fish, Beef Brisket, or Lamb Meatballs. It's also a good place to meet fellow tourists. The Steakhouse offers more than just amazing steaks and red wine, it also has friendly staff members. Thanks to its warm atmosphere, you will surely have a memorable dining experience here.

Shopping

Bukit Bintang is the city's fashion and entertainment centre. It has a collection of nine major malls within walking distance from one another.

Support the Local Artists -

The Central Market is a cultural landmark near Petalling Street. Its stalls sell handicrafts such as batik, sculptures, and wood carvings, which are made by skilled local artisans.

Cheap Finds for the Bargain Hunter -

Known as one of Kuala Lumpur's oldest malls, Kota Raya Shopping Complex is popular for its inexpensive clothes, fabrics, and shoes. It's definitely a bargain hunter's paradise.

Luxury Goods -

For a more luxurious shopping spree, head to Suria KLCC which is located beneath the Petronas Twin Towers. There, you can buy different products from high-end brands.

How to go to Kuala Lumpur

Getting to Kuala Lumpur is never a problem. As Malaysia's principal international gateway, it can be reached by land, sea, and air.

To KL: By Buses or Trains -

Buses fan out from Puduraya, the main bus station just east of Chinatown, to all over Malaysia. The city is also the hub of the KTM National Railway System.

Flying to Kuala Lumpur -

Kuala Lumpur International Airport is the main airport and it is located just 75 kilometres south of the city. There is a tourism office at the Arrival Hall which can assist passengers on any inquiries.

Kuala Lumpur Activities [3]


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    Enjoy a fun-filled river experience in this tour now! Float your way on the river riding inner tubes that will let you experience a thrilling river a...

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    S$106.05 / pax

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    Today you are not the passenger, today you are the pilot! Make a real-life plane lift off and fly through the sky with this amazing activity One Day P...

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    S$182.10 / pax

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    Helicopter Mountain View Tour

    Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

    This Tour is perfect for guest who would like to see as much of Kuala Lumpur and its Country side. Departing from your own private heliport in Lake Ti...

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    S$906.70 / pax


Kuala Lumpur Attractions [8]


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    Aquaria KLCC Admission Ticket

    Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

    See the world’s most exotic water and land animals at Aquaria KLCC’s 60,000-square-foot oceanarium. Enjoy access to eight areas featuring 15 exhibits....

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    S$22.89 / pax

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    KidZania Kuala Lumpur

    Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

    KidZania Kuala Lumpur is the third KidZania state in the Southeast Asian region and the 11th KidZania branch in the world. With this admission ticket,...

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    S$16.60 / pax

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    This ticket gives its holder access to Kuala Lumpur Observation Deck. Get a chance to see an uninterrupted view of the city's skyline. Apart from bein...

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    S$17.20 / pax


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    Kuala Lumpur Hop-on & Hop-off Bus

    Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

    This hop-on hop-off bus takes you on a sightseeing tour of Kuala Lumpur's most famous landmarks. You may opt to sit in the air-conditioned part of the...

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    S$8.30 / pax

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    KL PASS®

    Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

    The KL PASS® provides you with entry to multiple tourist attractions in the city without the need to purchase separate tickets. It also allows you to...

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    S$58.00 / pax

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    This tour brings guests to some of the main attractions in Kuala Lumpur. This includes Batu Caves, Royal Selangor Pewter Factory, and a Batik Painting...

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    S$27.00 / pax


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Things to do with kids in Kuala Lumpur [4]


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    Zoo Negara Malaysia

    Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

    Known as the National Park of Malaysia, Zoo Negara gives you a chance to see over 5,000 specimens of 476 species of animals in exhibits and landscapes...

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    S$14.30 / pax

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    Genting Highlands

    Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

    Weather in Kuala Lumpur is too hot for you? Need a highland experience? Come and join your host in a trip to Genting Highlands to have fun with their...

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    S$160.60 / pax

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    Sunway Lagoon

    Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

    Sunway Lagoon boasts over 80 rides and attractions across its six themed parks. At the Water Park, try the slides, pools, and the world's First Waterp...

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    S$26.50 / pax


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    Experience the local sights, sounds and tastes of Kuala Lumpur…the coolest way possible…on the back of a vespa! Ride through the busy traffic and nar...

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    S$121.60 / pax

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    Kuala Lumpur Evening Street Eats

    Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

    Meet the rich culture of Malaysia by exploring the streets and savoring the delicious food. Join us in exploring the delicious trail of Kuala Lumpur....

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    S$55.10 / pax

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    Kuala Lumpur's Inside "Scoot"

    Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

    Keen on getting the inside scoop on what KL’s all about? Look no further than this chauffeur driven vespa tour that gets you acquainted with local fol...

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    S$121.60 / pax