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Travel Guide of Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia by Influencers and Travelers


Kuala Lumpur, is a federal territory and the capital city of Malaysia. It is the largest city in Malaysia, covering an area of 243 km² with an estimated population of 1.73 million as of 2016.


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1 - Menara Kuala Lumpur

The Kuala Lumpur Tower is a communications tower located in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Its construction was completed on 1 March 1995. It features an antenna that increases its height to 421 metres and is the 7th tallest freestanding tower in the world. The roof of the pod is at 335 metres.

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2 - KLCC Park

The KLCC Park is an urban park in Kuala Lumpur City Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The park has been designed to provide greenery to Petronas Twin Towers and the areas surrounding it.

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3 - Shore Excursions in Petaling Jaya

   13 km away

Explore the cosmopolitan city of Kuala Lumpur while on transit from a cruise, and see the main sights such as the Petronas Twin Towers, National Mosque of Malaysia and Merdeka Square. Travel to the Hindu shrine of the Batu Caves and more. This tour comes with private or sharing tour, if you selected the sharing tour, due to time fact, we need to skip or amend the tour and the routes to make sure, you will back on time to your cruise. - Discover the Highlights of Kuala Lumpur on a Shore Excursions from Seaport (Port Klang) - Go to the Hindu shrine of the Batu Caves - Marvel at a mix of old and new architecture, including the Petronas Twin Towers - Visit Royal Selangor Pewter Factory - Taste the Local Indian Lunch

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4 - Thean Hou Temple

The Thean Hou Temple is a six-tiered temple of the Chinese sea goddess Mazu located in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. It is located on 1.67 acres of land atop Robson Heights on Lorong Bellamy, overlooking Jalan Syed Putra.

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5 - Merdeka Square

Merdeka Square is a square located in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. It is situated in front of the Sultan Abdul Samad Building. Literally Independence Square, it was formerly known as the Selangor Club Padang or simply the "Padang" and was used as the cricket green of the Selangor Club.

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6 - Culinary Tour in Petaling Jaya

   13 km away

Get to know Malaysia in one of the most satisfying ways – on a food-tasting tour! With an enthusiastic guide, drop in to three or more hole-in-the-wall restaurants and food stalls at a Kuala Lumpur hawker center or off-the-beaten-track neighborhood that features the best of Malaysian cuisine. As you enjoy the delicious food and meet friendly locals, your guide will ensure you have an epicurean adventure that can’t be beat. All food tastings – no matter how much food you eat – are included, so come hungry!

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7 - Kepong

   9 km away

Kepong is a town in northern Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The name is a Malay word meaning "Enclose" or "Surround", as the town is surrounded by a mountain range.

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8 - Kuala Lumpur City Centre

Kuala Lumpur City Centre is a multipurpose development area in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The area is located around Jalan Ampang, Jalan P. Ramlee, Jalan Binjai, Jalan Kia Peng and Jalan Pinang.

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9 - Rafting in Kuala Lumpur

Our guided whitewater rafting trips take place on the Kampar River. Head to Perak and enjoy a safety briefing before stepping into your gear at Ulu River Lodge. Then, board your raft and hit nine big rapids across four miles (seven kilometers). Enjoy a delicious complimentary lunch before returning to your accommodation. Highlights: • Exciting Water Rafting at the Kampar River,Gopeng • Professional Rafters will guide you worry free • All safety and rafting equipment are provided • Delightful Lunch included • Hassle-free Kuala Lumpur hotel pick-up & drop-off

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10 - Batu Caves

   10 km away

Batu Caves is a limestone hill that has a series of caves and cave temples in Gombak, Selangor, Malaysia. It takes its name from the Malay word batu, meaning 'rock'. The hill was originally known as Kapal Tanggang from the legend of Si Tanggang. The town nearby is named after the Batu Caves limestone formation.

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11 - Wangsa Maju

   9 km away

Wangsa Maju is a township and a constituency in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. This area is surrounded by Setapak, Taman Melati and Gombak district in Selangor.

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12 - Climbing in Kuala Lumpur

Tempurung Cave is not just an ordinary cave; in fact this wondrous cave is full with its own history. Head to Perak and enjoy a safety briefing before stepping into your gear. Upon reaching there, a short safety briefing will be conducted by our professional guides. Enjoy a light meal before returning to your accommodation. Highlights: • Explore The Majestic Tempurung Cave at Perak • Professional guide with certificate • All safety and equipment are provided • Delightful light refreshment included • Hassle-free Kuala Lumpur hotel pick-up & drop-off

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13 - Aquaria KLCC

The Aquaria KLCC is an oceanarium located beneath Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre within Kuala Lumpur City Centre in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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14 - ASEAN Sculpture Garden

ASEAN Sculpture Garden is a garden in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, situated adjacent to the National Monument and in the vicinity of the Lake Gardens. It is a landscaped garden with a collection of prize-winning sculptures in wood, marble, iron and bamboo. Exhibits have been crafted by artists from the ASEAN region.

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15 - Wildlife Watching in Kuala Lumpur

The Private Tour in Kuala Lumpur Batu Caves Batu Caves is a Hindu Temple located at the outskirt of Kuala Lumpur City. These limestone caves are 400 million years old. Selayang Hot Spring  Selayang Hot Spring or local name "Kolam Air Panas" is a very popular place among local. Fireflies (KELIP-KELIP) Firefly is a type of insect from the Beetle Family. The Pteroptye tener spicies are the largest species found in Kampung Kuantan. Bukit Malawati Hill Silver Leaf Monkeys at Bukit Malawati Hill (Local name Lutung - in Malay). It has grey-tipped, dark brown or black fur, giving it a uniform silvery appearance.

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16 - Unnamed Road

   11 km away
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17 - Bandar Sunway

   12 km away

Bandar Sunway or Sunway City is a township in Subang Jaya, Petaling District, Selangor, Malaysia. This township got its name from the developer - Sunway Group, which is also got its name from Sungai Way, a new village in Petaling Jaya.

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18 - Theme Park Hotel

   13 km away

The Sunway Lagoon is a theme park in Bandar Sunway, Subang Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia owned by Sunway Group.

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19 - Seri Kembangan

   13 km away

Seri Kembangan, formerly known as Serdang New Village, is a town located in Selangor, Malaysia. The town is now a considerable city in size - it is located near the northern end of the PLUS Expressway Southern Route.

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20 - Masjid Sultan Salahuddin Abdul Aziz Shah

   19 km away

The Sultan Salahuddin Abdul Aziz Shah Mosque is the state mosque of Selangor, Malaysia. It is located in Shah Alam. It is the country's largest mosque and also the seventh largest mosque in Southeast Asia by capacity.

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21 - Kajang

   20 km away

Kajang is a town in Hulu Langat District, Selangor, Malaysia. Kajang, along with much of Hulu Langat District, is governed by the Kajang Municipal Council. Kajang town is located on the eastern banks of the Langat River. It is surrounded by Cheras, Semenyih, Bangi, Putrajaya and Serdang. According to the 2020 census, the local authority area has a population of 1.05 million people.

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22 - Shah Alam

   20 km away

Shah Alam is a city and the state capital of Selangor, Malaysia and situated within the Petaling District and a small portion of the neighbouring Klang District.

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23 - Recreation Park Raja Lumu

   20 km away
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24 - Sultan Salahuddin Abdul Aziz Mosque

   21 km away

The Sultan Salahuddin Abdul Aziz Shah Mosque is the state mosque of Selangor, Malaysia. It is located in Shah Alam. It is the country's largest mosque and also the second largest mosque in Southeast Asia by capacity.

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25 - Putrajaya

   23 km away

Putrajaya, officially the Federal Territory of Putrajaya, is a planned capital city which functions as the administrative capital and the judicial capital of Malaysia.

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Kuala Lumpur is a cosmopolitan city





A city where a full day is just enough to discover the many Chinese and Indian influences that punctuate its districts.
Populated by skyscrapers and apartment blocks, with neatly cleaned and densely populated streets, it's hard to tell that Kuala Lumpur was once a swamp in the middle of the jungle.
The cultural mix is very pronounced, you can visit the Hindu temple Sri Mahamariammam, take the skytrain, admire the Petronas towers, visit the Indian market in Bricksfield...

Kuala Lumpur is a bustling city that can be admired from its easily accessible coastline.

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Discover the streets of Kuala Lumpur where a unique atmosphere reigns.
The capital of Malaysia is constantly modernizing with many buildings with daring architecture such as the Petronas twin towers or the telecommunication tower.
The city does not forget its traditions. The brand new buildings are next to the typical and lively market stalls.

While exploring Kuala Lumpur, you will also appreciate its great cultural and religious diversity.
Temples in honor of Buddha, mosques, Taoist temples, Catholic churches cohabit here in the best conditions.

Kuala Lumpur is also a commercial paradise.
Luxury stores are opening in beautiful districts. Little India and the local Chinatown consist of a maze of alleys with a myriad of colorful stalls where Malaysians like to shop and eat.

5 good reasons to visit Kuala Lumpur




1. Batu Caves

This 200-million-year-old limestone caves, some of which are converted into temples, is an impressive Hindu sanctuary.
A 42.7-meter high golden statue of Murugan stands at the entrance of this complex.

2. The temple of shopping

With its ultramodern shopping malls such as the Pavilion and its 450 stores but also thanks to its street vendors and their products sold at unbeatable prices.
The capital of Malaysia satisfies all desires whatever your budget.

3. A delicious gastronomy

Kuala Lumpur is a culinary crossroads, offering a wide variety of refined and fragrant cuisine. What to seduce gourmands and gourmets.

4. Take in the sights

By discovering the imposing Petronas Towers, you will explore a city within a city with stores, a mosque, offices, and a concert hall. If you can't reach one of the two highest points, 452 meters high, a footbridge open to the public at 170 meters offers a unique view of the capital.

5. Getting lost in Jalan Alor

Atmosphere guaranteed in this popular place in the heart of Kuala Lumpur. The whole city meets here to enjoy its street food.

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  • Independence Square: at the heart of history
It was in this main square of Kuala Lumpur that the flag of Malaysia was raised for the first time in 1957.
Today, it is In this square commemorating the independence that the national holiday is celebrated every year.

  • Perdana Botanical Gardens: The Lake Gardens
Take a break from the hustle and bustle of the city and stroll through the lush 92-hectare gardens designed during the colonial era. Don't miss the sublime colorful orchid garden, the butterfly park, and the deer park.

  • Thean Hou: Temple with a view
Dedicated to the goddess of paradise, the Thean Hou temple is distinguished by its beautiful colorful ornaments. This place dedicated to Buddha but also to Taoism and Confucianism offers a spectacular view of the Kuala Lumpur skyline.

  • Berjaya Times Square: out of time
On 11 floors, 700,000 square meters are dedicated to shopping and entertainment. There are luxury hotels, more than 1,000 stores, as well as a hundred restaurants and even a theme park.

  • Aquaria: an aquatic paradise
For the greatest pleasure of young and old, a 90-meter long tunnel runs through truly giant aquariums in which a multitude of fish of all sizes live


  • Plane
Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL) is a hub for all international and domestic flights.
To reach the city center of Kuala Lumpur located a little less than 60 kilometers away, cabs are available. The fare is around 100 ringgit and should be paid before departure.

  • Train
The train station of Kuala Lumpur is located 6 km from the hyper center, on Jalan Damansara.
From the airport, the KLIA Ekspres trains are the best way to get to the center of the capital. The journey takes 55 minutes and costs only 55 ringgit.

  • Car
If you rent a car from the airport, simply take the E6 highway, continue on the AH2, and then the E20 to get to Kuala Lumpur.

If you want to be close to all the attractive sights, opt for a hotel in the Bukit Bintang area of Kuala Lumpur.
Five-star establishments like the Lanson Place Bukit Ceylon Serviced Residences or the charming three-star Sarang Mas Bed & Breakfast are ideal for your needs. 

If you're looking for budget accommodation, head to the Tune Hotel Kuala Lumpur.

Popular neighborhoods in Kuala Lumpur

  • Bukit Bintang: Despite the heavy traffic, you can get around easily on foot. Trendy and full of nightlife, the streets of Bukit Bintang offer the best in shopping near an amusement park. The pubs and nightclubs offer a great night out.


  • Chinatown: This is the ideal district to discover the rich history of Kuala Lumpur. With the presence of its stalls and stores, it is also a delight for bargain hunters and street food lovers.

  • KL Sentral: KL Sentral is home to many international companies, restaurants, and shopping centers. You can also discover places like Little India or Buddhist temples.













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