Places To Visit In Kuala Lumpur
Petronas Twin Towers
The most popular tourist attractions in Kulala Lumpur, the Petronas Twin Towers are the tallest twin structures in the world. With a whopping 88-storeys, these feature Skybridge- the double-decker connecting structure between the towers along with the headquarters for Petronas Company and other offices. Other several attractions include Kuala Lumpur Convention centre and Suria KLCC Mall.
Menara KL Tower
Giving tough competition to the Petronas is the Menara KL Tower, which stands high at 421 metres and offers spectacular views of the city from a height of 276 metres, which is much higher than the Petronas’ SkyBridge Viewpoint and it is one of the best places to visit in Kuala Lumpur.
Chinatown Kuala Lumpur
Located in the heart of Kuala Lumpur is the place which never sleeps and is always filled with colors and bustles all the time – Chinatown of Kuala Lumpur. If ever visiting Kuala Lumpur, Chinatown must definitely be in your ‘to-visit’ list, especially if you are a true bargain hunter, as it is also famously known as the ‘Bargain Hunter’s Paradise.’
You can find everything here, from the Chinese herbs to the imitation goods. Especially at night, the place is a shopper’s’ paradise and turns into a lively and vibrant night market.
Location: The Chinatown is located on the Petaling Street, also known as ‘Chee Cheong Kai (Starch Factory Street.)
Sunway Lagoon Theme Park Kuala Lumpur
With an amusement park and a water park, Sunway Lagoon Theme Park in Petaling Jaya offers a host of activities. It has primarily 5 zones which are the Amusement Park, the Water Park, the Wildlife Park, the Extreme Park, and the Scream Park.
Jalan Alor Kuala Lumpur
Jalan Alor is the food mecca of Kuala Lumpur that is lined with seafood restaurants and hawker stalls. It is the favorite spot of food lovers, cultural enthusiasts and shutterbugs. This is also touted as one of the busiest food streets in the entire world where you can sample out a vast range of delicacies at the best price.
The history of the street is interesting in its own ways. What was once declared as a red-light area has now transformed into the most sought-after culinary destination for those who want to experience indigenous food at a cheap cost. The traditional verve that this place offers stands in direct contrast to the well-maintained and modernised tourist spots of Kuala Lumpur.
The street hawkers spread on both sides of the 500m expanse of this street, bringing a unique charm to the evenings. It also houses massage parlors and bars that further lure the visitors to come to this place.
All those who visit this place are in for a surreal euphoric experience, with the raucous vendors and the chatty and cheerful crowd. The shouts of the street vendors, flavours bustling from each corner and the action of the grills offer this place a unique vibe which you won’t get in any other part of Malaysia.
Aquaria KLCC Kuala Lumpur
One of the top Kuala Lumpur tourist places is Aquaria which is said to be one of the largest aquariums in Southeast Asia. It is home to over 150 species and 5000 various kinds of marine life. Some of the most favourite attractions here are the tiger sharks, seahorses, the sea snakes, the bright coral fish, the Amazon Basin and the coral reefs.