Top 9 Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Top 9 Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

The buzzing Malaysian capital is totally a hipster city with trendy bars, huge malls, various markets and with diverse multi-ethnic groups, such as the majority Muslim-Malays, Chinese and Indians.From food to shopping and Sightseeing to Wildlife , Kuala Lumpur has everything .

Top 9 Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

1.) Petronas tower.

Top 9 Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Petronas tower

 

Without a doubt, the was the first place I visited when I reached Kuala Lumpur.This tower is visible from all almost everywhere in the city. It is another beautiful example of what man can do with Infrastructure.

2.)Batu caves.

This is  located around 25 minutes from the city holds a huge statue of the Hindu god Hanuman.The gold plated statue which stands tall is unbelievably magnificent.You can climb up the stairs and then see the caves which were built by god

Top 9 Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Batu Caves

Just next to it is the famous cave of Ramayana.This where Hindu God Rama and Sita stayed during their exile.This also reminds us that Hinduism is far spread across the Asia.

3.)Merdeka square

Top 9 Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Merdeka Square

This area is mostly surrounded by beautiful colonial buildings and is an important landmark of the city.The Malaysian flag was first hoisted here in 1957.

4.)Little India

Top 9 Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Little India

It’s is a small neighborhood which is filled with shops of Indian saris, Indian grocery stores and if you love Indian food this would be the right place in Kuala Lumpur.

5.)Petaling Jaya {China town}

Top 9 Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Petaling Jaya

Street shopping is always fun and what better than Chinatown.Bargain, shop and if you are tired get yourself a cup Of Chinese tea in of the small restaurants there.

This is one of the top things to do in Kuala Lumpur

6.)Shopping in Kuala Lumpur

Top 9 Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Top 9 Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

The city is a shopping paradise with lots of malls and trust me big ones.Some of my favorites are:
Pavilion and Suria KLCC are for clothes.
Low Lat Plaza is a mecca for electronic lovers.
Berjaya Times Square is another favorite of mine it has almost everything.

7.) Bukit Bin Tang

Top 9 Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Bukit Bin Tang

Most of the malls and retail markets are all in this district.Jalan Alor which is gastronomy street of Kuala Lumpur is also right here.Once a red light district, today this street is filled with unique food dishes.

Malaysian Cuisine which is influenced by Chinese, Indian and Malay has so much to offer Mee Goreng Mamak and Nasi Dagang is my favorite foods.

8.)Changkat Bukit Bintang

Top 9 Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Changkat Bukit Bintang

This is where all the action takes place in the night.Nightlife in Kuala Lumpur is pretty different from what you could compare with Singapore and Thailand.

Alcohol is not available easily but at this street, you could find it at every corner.The whole street is filled with Pubs and loud music is pretty much you hear. I like this place because it is so different from the other parts of the city and get away from the hustle-bustle of the city.

9.)Roti John

Top 9 Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Roti John

I don’t know who john was but he gave his name to the dish which a local favorite.

Roti John is a sandwich made of grilled meat or egg with your choice of sauce {mayonnaise, barbecue or mustard.)

This is surely one of the top things to do in Kuala Lumpur.

 

Quick Facts

Airport=Kuala Lumpur International Airport

Currency =Malaysian Ringgit {1USD =4.25 MYR }

Time =GMT + 8

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