Visiting the capital city of Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur as your first stop in the country is absolutely a wise choice for every traveller. This former British colonial city has both the local as well as the western culture - where you can find British architecture Sultan Abdul Samad Building and authentic Malaysian temple Batu Caves in one city at the same time. Today, in this article, we are going to take you to places that we've been to during a weekend in Kuala Lumpur. Read on for more!
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The Modern Landmark of Malaysia - Petronas Twin Towers
These towers are not the world's tallest skyscrapers but they are no doubt the tallest twin towers in the world. The KLCC Twin Towers is a pair of skyscrapers connecting by a public skybridge and observation deck. You will be able to enjoy the beautiful Malaysian skyline while you are there.
The Most Colourful Places in Kuala Lumpur - Batu Caves
Batu Caves is located away from central Kuala Lumpur in the town of Selangor. The caves have the most relevant name of it since Batu means rock in Malay. These rock caves are situated on a limestone hill; and a series of temples and shrines are built around them. You may climb the rainbow stairs to reach the temples inside the caves. What a fun experience!
The Tallest Tower in Malaysia - Menara Kuala Lumpur
If the views from the observation deck in Petronas Twin Towers are not enough for you, consider visiting the Menara Kuala Lumpur! This telecommunication tower is the tallest building in Malaysia; it allows you to observe the sweeping city views of Kuala Lumpur in another angle. The glass Sky Box are great for pictures! It would be an unforgettable moment for all visitors!
The Biggest "Shopping Mall" in Kuala Lumpur - Central Market
The Central Market in Kuala Lumpur is highly recommended for all of you who enjoy Malaysian cuisines in local eateries and shopping at small boutiques. There are more than 350 shops inside this indoor market, where you can find not only authentic street food, but also souvenirs, handicraft, traditional batik clothings, and more! It is definitely the best place for shop and to eat!
The Best Rooftop Bar in Kuala Lumpur - Heli Lounge Bar
It is always a good idea to chill at a relaxing rooftop bar after a long exhausting day. This Heli Lounge Bar is a helicopter pad during the day and morphs into a fantastic rooftop bar in the evenings. The night views are absolutely stunning. You can see Petronas Twin Towers and Menara Kuala Lumpur at the same time. What a great place to complete your day!