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Kuala Lumpur: Half-Day City Tour

Kuala Lumpur: Half-Day City Tour

Discover the modern and colonial architecture of Kuala Lumpur on a half-day tour, and marvel at attractions from the upscale shopping mall of the Petronas Twin Towers to the one-of-a-kind street markets. Continue to the King's Palace (Istana Negara) and take pictures of the intricate royal residence. Contrast the glass and steel marvels of the city center with the manicured grounds of the National Mosque and its dome of blue and green tiles. Pay your respects to those who lost their lives in the struggle for independence at Tugu Negara. Visit the Sultan Abdul Samad Building and Chocolate Shop, where you can purchase exquisite chocolates.  •9:00am/2:00pm Pick up from Hotels/Residences/Suite in Kuala Lumpur City's •Golden Triangle area (except Pudu area) •Petronas Twin Towers (photo stop) •Handicraft Centre, Cocoa Boutique •King's Palace (photo stop) •National Monument •National Museum (photo stop), National Mosque (photo stop) •Sultan Abdul Samad Building •12:30pm/5:30pm drop off Hotels/Residences/Suite in Kuala Lumpur City's Golden Triangle area (except Pudu area) The itinerary is subject to change based on weather or traffic conditions of the day

Private KL City Tour with Petronas Twin Towers & Batu Caves

Private KL City Tour with Petronas Twin Towers & Batu Caves

Start your sightseeing in Kuala Lumpur with hotel pickup in a private vehicle, then gain entry to the Observation Deck and Skybridge of the Petronas Twin Towers. Take in the magnificent city skyline from one of the most iconic buildings in Malaysia. Next, make a photo stop at Merdeka Square (Independence Square) for a look at its diverse architecture, followed by the Istana Negara (King’s Palace), which offers a view of gardens, pools, and courtyards. Visit the Lake Gardens and enjoy a moment away from the hustle and bustle of the city. At the Central Market, you'll find local foods and a variety of souvenirs, batik masterpieces, jewellery, and paintings. Pass by the Old Railway Station to marvel at its intricate Moorish styling with columns, arcs, and verandas. Then move on to the National Monument and the National Mosque, each a staggering symbol of Malaysian independence. Leaving Kuala Lumpur's modern buildings and monuments behind, your driver takes you to the limestone caverns of Batu Caves. Peer into one of Malaysia's largest Hindu sites and marvel at the impressive shrines while you soak up the tranquil atmosphere. See the remarkable statue of Lord Muruga at the entrance and visit two more caves with carvings to explore before a hotel drop-off.

Kuala Lumpur: Hop-On Hop-Off Sightseeing Bus Pass

Kuala Lumpur: Hop-On Hop-Off Sightseeing Bus Pass

This hop-on hop-off bus pass offers an unbeatable way to explore the bustling city of Kuala Lumpur. The flexible sightseeing pass provides access to a fleet of double-decker buses covering all the city's major attractions. Whether you opt for a 24-hour or 48-hour pass, you can enjoy unlimited rides, hopping on and off at any designated stops as often as you like. Experience the best of Kuala Lumpur at your own pace. The pass includes two main routes: the City Route and the Garden Route, covering over 60 attractions including iconic landmarks like the Petronas Twin Towers, Bukit Bintang, KL Tower, and the National Museum. Each bus is equipped with informative commentary available in multiple languages, providing insights into the history and significance of each attraction as you travel. The air-conditioned buses offer panoramic views from the open-top deck, ensuring a comfortable and enjoyable ride. Key stops along the routes offer a variety of activities. Visitors can take in breathtaking views from the Skybridge and Observation Deck at the Petronas Twin Towers. Bukit Bintang offers a dynamic experience with luxury shopping, diverse dining options, and vibrant nightlife. At KL Tower, thrill-seekers can experience the Sky Deck and dine at the revolving restaurant. The National Museum invites you to explore Malaysia’s rich history and cultural heritage through its diverse exhibits. The pass is designed for convenience and accessibility. Buses run every 20-30 minutes, minimizing wait times and ensuring you can make the most of your day. With stops near major hotels and popular landmarks, getting around the city has never been easier. Whether you want to explore historic sites, shop for unique souvenirs, or enjoy the city’s vibrant atmosphere, the hop-on hop-off bus pass is your ticket to an unforgettable Kuala Lumpur adventure.

Batu Caves & Kl City Explore

Batu Caves & Kl City Explore

Enjoy Your Half Day Tour. Batu Caves Independence square National Museum Then hua temple Chinese Little India Central market Note: In this activity allow you to explore the history and top landmarks of one of the world's most modern cities. Kuala Lumpur. Learn the story behind some of the city's most iconic sights as you tour the busy streets and discover quiet charming corners. One of the most famous for shopping is little India brickfields. Take pictures Admire the unique architecture of the kings palace, the Independence square and visit batu caves.

Kuala Lumpur: Self-Guided Audio Tour

Kuala Lumpur: Self-Guided Audio Tour

See the sights of Kuala Lumpur at your own pace and according to your schedule on this self-guided walking tour. Simply download the audio guide onto your MP3 player and receive a fully detailed map to help you explore. Enjoy the magical city of Kuala Lumpur, where many cultures and religions can be found. This self-guided audio tour will take you through the city where you will see the amazing Masjid Jamek Mosque and the impressive Sri Mahamariamman Temple. You will also see the Sultan Abdul Samad Building, Bukit Bintang, the Lake Gardens, Chinatown, Chan See Shu Yuen Temple, Central Market, Petronas Twin Towers, Aquaria KLCC, the National Museum of Malaysia, the National Planetarium of Malaysia, and the Royal Police Museum. This city is rich in culture and vibrancy, making it a must-visit during your time in south-east Asia. This tour provides an exciting overview of this bustling and vibrant city, and allows you to set your own pace and take it all in.

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4.5
(206 reviews)

Hello GYG I have fully enjoyed the tour. The guide is very friendly and gentle. He has well explained the places we visited. The driver is also friendly and drives safely. Highly recommended.

Kugan was a great tour guide who was very knowledgeable. He told us a lot about the history of Kuala Lumpur. A short but nice tour through the city with a few stops along the way.

Janar my driver/guide was very good, he also speaks Italian. The tour is pleasant and varied, you have about 30 minutes at each site to visit.

the tour was structured but didn't feel rushed at all

The best as guid Robert was too good with our family