Malaysia is one popular country for tourist destination. Its beautiful , modern city , nice resorts never fail to give visitors a great time during their holiday . I believe , some people have noted Malaysia on their visit places list but before you visit anywhere make sure you have read something related to the place first , at least you should know some popular places of that country that always attract visitors and wont disappoint visitors . So in this articles will tell you about top 10 places to visit in Kuala Lumpur , Malaysia :
1. Petronas Twin Towers in Kuala Lumpur
Standing 452 metres tall, the Petronas Twin Towers retained its world-title claim to fame until 2004 when Taipei’s 101 was built, measuring 508 metres tall. Stretching out to the side of the Petronas Twin Towers is the spacious and beautifully landscaped KLCC Park which features a jogging track, walking paths, a water fountain and a wading pool for children. Besides the mall and park, the Petronas Twin Towers has a host of other attractions including the Petronas Art Gallery and Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre. Petronas Twin Towers’ most notable features is the Dewan Filharmonik Petronas concert hall, Southeast Asia’s leading venue for classical music. Located in between the two towers, the architectural design of the facility, which has earned praise as one of the world’s best concert halls, is based upon the time-honoured design of 19th century European concert halls.
2. Kuala Lumpur Bird Park
Kuala Lumpur Bird Park has became a attractive place for visitors . Located right in the heart of Malaysia , Kaula Lumpur Bird Park ‘s most extraordinary feature is that in Zone 1, 2 and 3, birds are let free in the aviary which closely resembles their natural habitat. it is billed as the world’s largest covered bird park. The 20.9-ha park was opened in 1991 and is home to more than 3,000 birds from 200 species all over the world.With this free-flight concept, birds are able to breed naturally in this unique environment. You can see bird shows and even feeding sessions for eagles, hornbills and ostriches at the Kuala Lumpur Bird Park. Kids are well catered for with a playground and the beautifully landscaped gardens have jogging tracks, exercise stations, and rowing boats for visitors.
3. Batu Caves
A popular limestone hill that has a series of caves and cave temples in the Gombak district, 13 kilometres (8 mi) north of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. It takes its name from the Sungai Batu or Batu River, which flows past the hill. Batu Caves is also the name of the nearby village.This carved stone that you see is god in Hindu religious . The limestone forming Batu Caves is said to be around 400 million years old. Batu Caves is the focal point of the annual Hindu festival of Thaipusam, which attracts thousands of devotees and visitors. Usually held at the end of January, the procession begins on the evening before the Thaipusam Festival at the Sri Mariamman Temple in KL city centre. The biggest, referred to as Cathedral Cave or Temple Cave, has a very high ceiling and features ornate Hindu shrines. To reach it, visitors must climb a steep flight of 272 steps.
4. Menara KL Tower
Located in Kuala Lumpur , Menara is a tall tower which attracts visitors as much as the other places as well . Its construction was completed on 1 March 1995. It is used for communication purposes and features an antenna that reaches 421 metres (1,381 feet). This gleaming tower’s spindle-like apex is visible from almost anywhere in Kuala Lumpur. Menara KL plays host to a revolving restaurant, Atmosphere 360. You can have a meal or enjoy high tea along with the most spectacular view of the city centre, bar chartering a helicopter. Boasting a theatre, an amphitheatre, beautiful cascading pools, a fast food restaurant and souvenir shops, this tower is a definite must-see sightseeing attraction when you visit Kuala Lumpur.
5. Aquaria KLCC
This place will bring you to see a amazing view of under sea and those sea creatures . Aquaria KLCC , located on the concourse level of the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, the 5000sqft Aquaria KLCC is said to be largest aquarium in the world. It is a home of 150 species of marine life. Visit Aquaria KLCC , learn more about marine fauna found in Malaysia and the region, while taking advantage of our Aquaria experts as they share with you about how they interact in their natural habitats. One of the signature experiences that many look forward to at Aquaria KLCC is our interactive feeding shows scheduled throughout the day around entire the aquarium facility. Here, visitors can witness how our friendly exhibits are fed by our professional team.
6. Sunway Lagoon Theme Park in Kuala Lumpur
A non-stop fun and entertainment place for both young and adult . Sunway Lagoon Theme Park is located in Petaling Jaya – a thriving satellite town – about 15km southwest of the Kuala Lumpur city centre. It features rides in both the water park and the adjacent amusement park, excluding Scream Park, Wildlife Park & Extreme Park. Sunway Lagoon is home to one of the World’s Largest Man-Made Surf Beach, a title recognized by the Malaysia Book of Records. Stretching over 13,000 square meters, the Surf Beach is capable of churning out perfectly shaped waves up to the maximum height of eight-feet. Sunway Lagoon’s newest addition, Lynton V. Hariss’ Scream Park is home to everything that goes bump in the night. It’s extremely popular due to its ‘after-hours’ feel – lots of scare zones, a vampire-centric horror theatre (Pontianak Theatre of Fear) and a ghost house (Rumah Hantu in 3DX).
7. National Museum
National Museum is a museum located on Jalan Damansara in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The museum is situated in close proximity to the Perdana Lake Gardens and it provides an overview of Malaysian history and culture. The museum’s design by architect Ho Kok Hoe was inspired by the architecture of the Malay royal palaces and vernacular Malay architecture. The design incorporated the need for exhibition and activity spaces. Displays and exhibits in the museum focus on local history, culture and traditions, arts and crafts, economic activities, local flora and fauna, weapons and currency.
8. Central Market Kuala Lumpur
A tourist destiny place in Kuala Lumpor , Central Market built in 1928, it is a short walk away from Petaling Street, along Jalan Hang Kasturi. Also called Pasar Seni, it used to be a simple wet market but in the early 1980s was revamped into a handicrafts outlet. The Central Market Annexe situated behind Central Market Kuala Lumpur houses several art galleries that serve to nurture a vital and progressive arts culture in Malaysia. It provides an avenue for people from all walks of life to congregate and experience the local arts scene. The various galleries collectively form a colourful platform for artists and audiences to come together in the shared adventure of art. The Kasturi Walk at Central Market Kuala Lumpur opened in 2011. This outdoor and covered pedestrianised lane running alongside the main building is lined with kiosks and stalls, adding a vibrant al fresco ambience to the Central Market Kuala Lumpur shopping experience. Central Market is strategically located close to major public transportation links, making it easy to access from all major KL destinations.
9. Jalan Alor at Bukit Bintang
Jalan Alor is the most famous place in Kuala Lumpur for food . There are many hawker stalls and seafood restaurants. Jalan Alor are lined by endless rows of ‘mamak’ stalls and outdoor restaurants, interspersed with hawker stands selling fruits, barbequed meats, hanging ducks, and so on. ‘Bustle’ is too timid a word.
Jalan Alor alive, like a living history of Asia in a simpler time. Food over there is good and inexpensive . Moreover is you want to try durian , you should visit Jalan .
10. Bukit Bintang
Bukit Bintang is the name of the shopping and entertainment district of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Bukit Bintang is one of the city’s shopping districts. Many of the city’s major retail malls are located in this area, including Berjaya Times Square, Bukit Bintang Plaza, Imbi Plaza, Fahrenheit 88 (refurbished, previously known as KL Plaza) Low Yat Plaza, Starhill Gallery, Sungei Wang Plaza, Lot 10 and Pavilion KL. Bintang Walk refers to the more developed stretch along the main Jalan Bukit Bintang and Jalan Sultan Ismail roads, with the intersection of these two roads as its axis. Many major nightlife events take place here such as the New Year’s countdown, Merdeka eve celebrations, street concerts and parties. The annual Malaysian F1 Grand Prix pit stop and Guinness St Patrick’s Day Celebrations are held here too.