Kuala Lumpur is the capital town of Malaysia and the principle gateway to the remainder of the rustic. This “Garden City of Lights” is the house of the impressive Petronas Twin Towers.
Boasting with gleaming skyscrapers, lush parks, bustling road markets, colonial structure, and a myriad of herbal points of interest of previous and new will also be present in Kuala Lumpur. It may well be a large town, however isn’t as busy as Singapore, Bangkok and Manila. Despite the modernization, Kuala Lumpur has controlled to retain its wealthy heritage of tradition and traditions.
Here is the great information / itinerary all through my 3 days keep in Kuala Lumpur
PETRONAS TWIN TOWERS
No go back and forth in Kuala Lumpur and not using a discuss with to the Petronas Twin Towers, one of the crucial recognised landmarks of Malaysia. The dual towers is the house to Petronas, an oil and fuel corporate.
You wish to e book your price ticket upfront or take an opportunity in a ridiculously lengthy queue to get a price ticket. In my case, I opted to accept an outdoor view and benefit from the monumental towers.
EXPLORE SURIA KLCC
Suria KLCC is an upmarket retail heart on the ft of the Petronas Towers. It options most commonly international luxurious items and high-street labels. Boasting about 300 retail outlets, Suria KLCC is touted as one of the vital biggest buying groceries department shops in Malaysia.
EXPLORE KLCC PARK
Located underneath the construction is the KLCC Park. It has a jogging and strolling paths, a fountain with an integrated gentle display, wading swimming pools and a youngsters’s playground. It is a 50 acre lawn set just about Suria KLCC buying groceries heart. It is designed to supply a slightly of greenery for the Petronas Twin Towers and the encircling house.
GO SHOPPING / EXPLORE CHINA TOWN
The vigorous, colourful, colourful Chinatown or referred to as “Chee Cheong Kai” is located proper close to the well known Petaling road. It is stuffed with an array of markets stalls providing a wide variety of products, a cut price hunter’s paradise. This is a spot the place you’ll be able to in finding all forms of stuff from Chinese herbs to imitation items.
VISIT NEARBY TEMPLES
GUAN DI TEMPLE
Guan Di Temple is likely one of the maximum spectacular Chinese temples in Kuala Lumpur or sometimes called Kuan Ti Temple. It is well recognisable on account of its colourful orange facade. The temple is straightforward to find as it’s parallel to the busy Petaling road.
The starting place of this temple comes from considered one of China’s largest warriors referred to as General Kwan, Guan Di or Guan Yu. He used to be given the name of ” God of War” and lots of had selected to worship him because of his very good combating warfare and talents.
Stepping within the temple you are going to see a a lot of striking incense that offers you a sense of serenity and quietness.
SRI MAHAMARIAMMAN TEMPLE
This is the oldest functioning Hindu temple in Malaysia and is likely one of the most well liked temples amongst worshippers and guests alike. It may be reputed to the richest within the nation. The temple used to be at first situated someplace close to the Kuala Lumpur Railway Station. It used to be then moved to its provide location alongside Jalan Tun H.H. Lee subsequent to KL’s Chinatown and just about Guan Di Temple.
The Sri Mahamariamman temple boasts more than a few intricate structure of gods and goddess carved in opposition to the partitions, roofs, and pillars in several dimension and shapes.
The temple is open day by day and open to public. Entrance to the temple is freed from price. Please consider, guests don’t seem to be allowed in with their sneakers on. Beside the temple is a protected position the place you’ll be able to retailer your sneakers and a minimum ringgit is charged for storing your sneakers. Otherwise you might simply position it outdoor at your personal possibility.
This is a space of worship so please get dressed correctly.
Outside the temple are a number of kiosks promote saffron-colored marigold flower garlands for worshippers, some Indian meals and cakes.
Batu Caves is an iconic and standard points of interest in Selangor about 12 kilometres north of Kuala Lumpur. This limestone Hindu temples are constructed within the cave. Its primary appeal is the huge statue of the Hindu God on the front and are reachable by way of 272 steps the place poojan (a prayer ritual carried out by way of Hindus of devotional worship to a number of deities) is carried out. It is the point of interest of Hindu competition Thaipusam. The Batu Caves is devoted to Lord Murugan.
Monkeys frolics as you ascend and descend the steps so be higher cautious along with your luggage.
How to get to the Batu Caves.
The Batu Caves are simply reachable from the middle of Kuala Lumpur. For RM20 / RM25 you’ll be able to take a taxi, when the motive force is riding at the meter it’s going to be even inexpensive. From the bus station Puduraya in Chinatown two buses even have a path to the Batu Caves, 11/11d and U6. The bus will take you to the Batu Caves in about 45 mins. The best possible manner is by way of taking the KTM Commuter teach that is going from KL Sentral to Batu Caves station in not up to 20 mins. A price ticket to KL Sentral will best price a couple of ringgits.
VISIT AND EXPLORE SULTAN ABDUL SAMAD BUILDING
Sultan Abdul Samad Building is a house to the Ministry of data, Communications and Culture of Malaysia and sits beside the previous Railway Station. Though it’s not serves an respectable objective, it stays one of the vital town’s maximum necessary vacationer points of interest and a historic landmark of the town.
The construction includes a robust gothic, western and Moorish taste influences. Behind the Sultan Abdul Samad Building you’ll in finding the confluence of the Klang River and Gombak River, in addition to Masjid Jamek ( Jamek Mosque).
VISIT MASJID JAMEK MOSQUE
One of the oldest mosques in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia but even so being the oldest one on the town is that it used to be constructed at the first Malay Burial Ground in Kuala Lumpur. It is situated on the confluence of the Klang and Gombak River. It is referred to as the Friday Mosque.
The structure of the mosque is a mixture of Moorish, Islam and Magul. The mosque is at all times filled with devotees and likewise vacationers. This is one position to discuss with to comprehend the traditional structure with a mixture design of various cultures.
While Masjid Jamek Mosque is open to public day by day ( excluding Fridays), guests can best input the mosque after prayer instances.
There are gowns and headscarves that may be borrowed on the mosque front. The mosque inspire guests to decorate conservatively ( sleeveless shirts, shorts or skimpy clothes are prohibited). and put on sneakers you’ll be able to simply got rid of prior to getting into the prayer halls.
The mosque is well reached by way of Star LRT (station Masjid Jamek). Using the KL-Monorail, move Hang Tuah station, switch to the Star LRT.
VISIT MERDAKA SQUARE
Merdeka Square or previously referred to as the Selangor Club Padang or easy the “Padang” ( which means “box” in Malay) and used to be used because the cricket inexperienced of the Selangor Club ( now the Royal Selangor Club).
Merdeka Square is located in entrance of the Sultan Abdul Samad Building. It has a wide-open area with an excellent view of the town’s maximum spectacular previous structures.
VISIT KUALA LUMPUR NATIONAL GALLERY
National Gallery Kuala Lumpur is an artwork gallery located alongside Jalan Tun Razak throughout Sultan Abdul Samad Building.
The gallery presentations art work, sculptures, batik and different works completed by way of artists from Malaysia and everywhere the arena.
If you prefer artwork, this can be a just right position to peer for your self.
Guided excursions are to be had at explicit time of the day and is freed from price. Tuesdays to Sundays with the exception of Fridays: 11:00 am and a pair of:30pm. Fridays: 10:30 am and three:00pm.
All you wish to have to do is assembled on the data counter prior to the excursion time and you are going to be taken on an arranged excursion of the artwork gallery.
VISIT THEAN HOU TEMPLE
Thean Hou Temple referred to as the Temple of the Goddess of Heaven is likely one of the oldest and biggest temples in Southeast Asia situated alongside Jalan Klang Lama. The temple is about on a hill and provides a shocking view of the town.
Stepping within the temple you’ll be able to see a contemporary Buddhist pagoda and numerous Buddha photographs enshrined within the octagonal corridor. It additionally includes a Chinese medicinal herbs lawn and tortoise pond together with a neatly, beside the temple is a sacred Boddhi tree.
Thian Hou Temple may be standard for marriage ceremony venue amongst KL’s Chinese locals or even conducts fortune-telling readings in addition to conventional Chinese workout and martial arts actions.
The temple is open day by day from nine:00 am to six:00pm.
Since we opted to stick in Shangri-La Hotel Kuala Lumpur I used to be in a position to discover and get misplaced in Shangri-La maze lawn prior to heading again to Kuala Lumpur International Airport.
There are such a lot of issues to do in Kuala Lumpur three days received’t be sufficient however confidently this Kuala Lumpur itinerary will assist.