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Kuala Lumpur

Everything You Need to Know about Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur is the capital city of Malaysia, boasting gleaming skyscrapers, colonial architecture, charming locals, and a myriad of natural attractions. Divided into numerous districts, its main hub is called the Golden Triangle which comprises Bukit Bintang, KLCC and Chinatown. KL is widely recognised for numerous landmarks, including Petronas Twin Towers (the world’s tallest twin skyscrapers), Petaling Street flea market, and Batu Caves, which is over 400 million years old.

With frequent sales events throughout the year, expansive shopping malls like Pavilion KL and Suria KLCC are also among the biggest tourist attractions in the city, hosting a wide range of upmarket labels from all over the world. Plus, if you need more reason to love Kuala Lumpur, there is the abundance of gastronomic delights – with thousands of hawker stalls, cafes, and restaurants serving every imaginable type of delicacies. Not convinced yet? Read our 10 Must See and Do list!

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    Top 10 KL Nightlife

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Where to Stay in Kuala Lumpur

Hotels in Kuala Lumpur cater to a wide range of budget, style, and preference, boasting spacious guestrooms with impressive city views, impeccable service, and quality facilities for a truly enjoyable stay experience. From stylish boutique hotels for backpackers to exquisite five-star properties for affluent travellers, these accommodation options are strategically set within prominent KL districts where you’re never too far from the city’s must-visit attractions, shopping, nightlife and dining venues.

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    10 Best Luxury Hotels

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    10 Best Affordable Hotels

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  • Top 10 Hotels in KLCC

    Top 10 Hotels in KLCC

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    10 Best Family Hotels

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What Type of Traveller Are You?

The Family Guide to KL

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10 Must See in Kuala Lumpur

Top 10 Must See in KL

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Petronas Twin Towers (KLCC)

Petronas Twin Towers

Built in 1998 and standing at 452 meters-high. The towers' design and architecture are inspired by Islamic art with a Read More...

Menara KL Tower

Menara KL Tower

Menara Kuala Lumpur is easily Malaysia’s most recognizable and popular landmark. Constructed in 1994, this gleaming Read More...

KL Top 10 Tours

Top 10 Kuala Lumpur Tours

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KL City Tours

Kuala Lumpur City Tours

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Airport Transfer

KL Airport Transfers (KLIA)

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Bukit Bintang

Bukit Bintang

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KLCC

KLCC

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Chinatown

Chinatown

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KL Sentral

KL Sentral

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Bangsar

Bangsar

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Jalan Ampang

Ampang

The old mansions belonging to the tin tycoons at the turn of the century, these old ancestral homes line the streets in Read More...

Chow Kit

Chow Kit

Chow Kit is an atmospheric, localised area of Kuala Lumpur city centre, filled with rows and rows of long-established Read More...

Petaling Jaya

Petaling Jaya

Petaling Jaya, known as 'PJ', declared as a city, but it is still mainly an urban area to accommodate the large Read More...

Putrajaya

Putrajaya Attractions A-Z

Putrajaya is Malaysia's third and latest Federal Territory. Much organisation and planning have gone into the Read More...

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    10 Great Muslim-Friendly Hotels in KL

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  • Top 10 Shoppings

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  • Suria KLCC

    Suria KLCC

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  • What To Buy in Kuala Lumpur

    What To Buy in KL

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  • Pavilion Kuala Lumpur Shopping Mall

    Pavilion Kuala Lumpur

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  • Publika, Solaris Dutamas

    Publika Shopping Mall

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Top 10 Restaurants in KL

KL 10 Best Restaurants

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10 Best Romantic Restaurants in KL

10 Best Romantic Restaurants in KL

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10 Best Cafes in Kuala Lumpur

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Jalan Alor

Jalan Alor

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Top 10 Trendy Restaurants

Top 10 Trendy Restaurants

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10 Great Local Restaurants in KL

10 Great Local Restaurants in KL

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10 Best Nightlife in KL

Top 10 KL Nightlife

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10 Great Rooftop Bars

10 Great Rooftop Bars

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Changkat Bukit Bintang Nightlife

Changkat Bukit Bintang Nightlife

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Cameron Highlands

Cameron Highlands

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Genting Highlands

Genting Highlands

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Fraser's Hill

Fraser's Hill

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KL Monorail

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Kuala Lumpur Airports

KL Airports Information

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Kuala Lumpur Maps

Kuala Lumpur Maps

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Getting Around in Kuala Lumpur

Getting Around in KL

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Airport Transfer

KL Airport Transfers (KLIA)

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KL Light Rail Transit (LRT)

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