The PETRONAS TOWER
Also known as the Petronas Twin Towers. They were the tallest buildings in the world from 1998 to 2004 and remain the tallest Twin towers in the world to date. The buildings are a landmark of Kuala Lumpur, along with nearby Kuala Lumpur Tower.
The term Twin Towers in architecture refers to two tall structures with nearly identical characteristics and similar height, usually constructed close to each other and part of a single complex. The charts below lists most twin and other multi-column structures with similar characteristics. Buildings and structures shorter than 100 m (330 ft) are not included.
The Istana Negara (Malay for National Palace) is the official residence of the Yang di-Pertuan Agong, the monarch of Malaysia. It is located along Jalan Tuanku Abdul Halim (formerly Jalan Duta) in Segambut, northwestern Kuala Lumpur. The palace opened in 2011 and replaced the old Istana Negara which was located at a different compound in central Kuala Lumpur.
The palace complex has an area of 97.65 hectares, 22 domes, and is split into three main portions: the Formal Component, Royal Component, and Administration Component.
Kuala Lumpur Central Market which now houses art and craft and souvenir shops. For the transit station, see Pasar Seni station. Central Market Kuala Lumpur is a market in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
One of the most frequent and largest tourist attractions in Malaysia are the Batu Caves. The place is a sandstone hill embracing three caves majorly, and numerous smaller ones. The limestone mount where the caves are located is beautifully crafted to the upper north side of Kuala Lumpur.
Comprising of Hindu temples which are more than a hundred years old, they serve as a major draw to the tourists. Not only Hindus are welcomed there, but visitors from all convictions visit the place. The temple in the cave comprises of statues of Hindu Gods, with interior said to be four hundred years old. But it is still as beautiful as it was back then!
What comes in the mind with the name of Batu Caves is the 272 rainbow-colored steps which seem so striking to the eye. It is an immense astonishment for the visitors to follow the 272 steps that are the only way to reach the upper cavern, where numerous Hindu shrines reside. Merely, what an excitement!
Two cave temples- Museum and Art gallery cave-rest at the base of Batu Hills, comprising of abundant Hindu figurines and portraits.
Book your trip with us and follow the colorful steps to the extravagantly beautiful Batu Caves.
The Sultan Abdul Samad Building (Malay: Bangunan Sultan Abdul Samad; Jawi: باڠونن سلطان عبدالصمد) is a late nineteenth-century building located along Jalan Raja in front of the Dataran Merdeka (Independence Square) and the Royal Selangor Club in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The building originally housed the offices of the British colonial administration and was known simply as Government Offices in its early years. In 1974 it was renamed after Sultan Abdul Samad, the reigning sultan of Selangor at the time when construction began.
The building houses both the offices of the Ministry of Communications and Multimedia and the Ministry of Tourism and Culture of Malaysia (Malay: Kementerian Komunikasi dan Multimedia, Kementerian Pelancongan dan Kebudayaan Malaysia). It once housed the superior courts of the country: the Federal Court of Malaysia, the Court of Appeals and the High Court of Malaya. The Federal Court and the Court of Appeals had shifted to the Palace of Justice in Putrajaya during the early 2000s, while the High Court of Malaya shifted to the Kuala Lumpur Courts Complex in 2007.
Petaling Street (Malay: Jalan Petaling, Simplified Chinese: 茨厂街, Traditional Chinese: 茨廠街, pinyin: Cíchǎng Jiē, Cantonese Jyutping) is a Chinatown located in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Haggling is a common sight here and the place is usually crowded with locals as well as tourists.
The area has dozens of restaurants and food stalls, serving local favorites such as Hokkien mee, Ikan Bakar (barbecued fish), asam laksa and curry noodles. Reggae Bar Chinatown is located here. Traders here are mainly Chinese but there are also Indian, Malay, and Bangladeshi traders
The design of the mosque has been described as a Moorish, Indo-Saracenic or Mughal architecture. A. B Hubback also designed a number of building in similar styles, such as the Kuala Lumpur railway station and the Ubudiah Mosque in Kuala Kangsar. The mosque has 2 main minarets among other smaller ones; the pattern of pink and white banding of the minarets, formed of brick and plaster, has been described as “blood and bandage” The mosque has 3 domes, the largest of which reached 21.3 meters (70 ft) in height. The prayer hall is located beneath the domes. The masjid was refurbished in 1984 and the minaret nearest the river was underpinned as it was already sloping…
The Kuala Lumpur Tower (KL Tower; Malay: Menara Kuala Lumpur; Chinese: 吉隆坡塔) 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 meters (1,381 feet) and is the 7th tallest freestanding tower in the world. The roof of the pod is at 335 meters (1,099 feet). The rest of the tower below has a stairwell and an elevator to reach the upper area, which also contains a revolving restaurant, providing diners with a panoramic view of the city.
Races are held annually, where participants race up the stairs to the top. The tower also acts as the Islamic falak observatory to observe the crescent moon which marks the beginning of Muslim month of Ramadan, Syawal, and Zulhijjah, to celebrate fasting month of Ramadan, Hari Raya Aidilfitri, and Aidiladha. The tower is the highest viewpoint in Kuala Lumpur that is open to the public.
Water slides that whirl and twirl, a manmade ‘river’ ride, surf beach, wave pool, and 360° revolving pirate ship… the list of fun attractions at the 323,749 sqm Sunway Lagoon Theme Park is extensive. Located in Petaling Jaya, the park encompasses a total of five different zones – the water park, Scream Park, Amusement Park, Extreme Park, and Wildlife Park.
Bukit Bintang stylised as Bintang Walk or Starhill, the latter being a translation of the Malay name) is the shopping and entertainment district of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. It encompasses Jalan Bukit Bintang and its immediate surrounding areas. The area has long been Kuala Lumpur’s most prominent retail belt that is home to many landmark shopping centers, al-fresco cafés, bars, night markets, as well as hawker-type eateries. This area is popular among tourists and locals, especially among the youths.
The Aquaria KLCC is an oceanarium located beneath Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre within Kuala Lumpur City Centre in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.