PLACES OF INTEREST


Once the meetings are over, there is plenty to explore in Kuala Lumpur. The social events could be held in one of the many unique venues in Kuala Lumpur that could leave a memorable and lasting impression to the attendees. Please also visit our endorsed tours for more information.

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KL Hop-On Hop-Off - KL Hop-On Hop-Off is a free and easy city tour that has 22 stops which cover more than 40 attractions. All buses are equipped with nine (9) different languages to choose from and a friendly customer service officer will assist you on the bus.

Kuala Lumpur City Tour - This tour will unveil the soul and charm of the old and new Kuala Lumpur known as the “Garden City of Lights”. See the contrast of the magnificent skyscrapers against buildings of the colonial days. The KL city tour offers you an insight of old and new starting from where the city of Kuala Lumpur started, which is at the confluence of the two rivers to the Petronas Twin Tower, King's Palace, National Mosque, National Monument, Handicraft Centre and to Independence Square.

Kuala Lumpur Shopping Paradise - BBKLCC - Featured as the ‘world’s fourth best shopping city’ in CNNGo, Kuala Lumpur is indeed a shopper’s paradise. Case in point: Three of the world’s 10 largest malls are in KL, while year-round sales offer the best bang for your buck. The BBKLCC stretch from Bukit Bintang to Kuala Lumpur City Centre, in particular, will leave you spoilt for choice with its abundant fashion, food and entertainment options. Lose yourself in the huge selection of local and international brands available across nine signature malls within the area. The shopping district is also well-connected via a covered pedestrian walkway and an efficient network of public transportation.

Malaysian Home Cooking with Market Visits - Take the rare hands-on experience in a Malaysian home cooking with traditional stone and wooden utensils in a modern kitchen. You will be taken to a local market to source for fresh and local ingredients. No experience needed except a generous dose of enthusiasm, a genuine love for food and a pair of comfortable shoes. All ingredients, equipment and recipes will be provided, even the aprons. The chef will be there to help out, demonstrate special techniques or pass on some cooking tips. Class ends with a sit-down meal of the dishes prepared.

Royal Selangor Pewter Crafting - You will be taken for a tour of the Pewter Gallery which offers a host of interactive displays and fascinating exhibits. From the gallery, we continue with the highlight of the tour, Pewter Accessory crafting at the Foundry. You will get the opportunity to craft a pewter accessory from scratch with methods used in the Royal Selangor factory today. You will be guided through the processes of casting, polishing and decorating by an experienced instructor. Pewter making is a highly skilled art involving patience, tenacity and lots of creativity, you might just discover a hidden talent in you!

Selangor – Through the Countryside - Tour the suburbs of Selangor with its simple yet colourful villages, residential areas, small plantations and limestone hills. Stop by at a rubber plantation for a rubber tapping demonstration and try your hand at this skill. Then drop by a traditional Malay house, built early in this century. Continue the journey to the factory of the world famous Royal Selangor Pewter. Join and learn the art of pewter craft, ending with light refreshments and browsing around the showroom to pick up a souvenir or two. The final stop will be at Batu Caves to admire the natural beauty of the caves with its Hindu shrine. This is the most famous tourist destination in Selangor and has never ceased to attract tourists.

Petaling Street - All You Do is Bargain, Bargain, Bargain - Petaling Street, the centre of Kuala Lumpur's original Chinatown, maintains much of its traditional atmosphere, particularly at night when vendors fan out their merchandise along the street. While you can shop for anything from gems and incense to toys and t-shirts, the true allure of this night market is in wandering about and enjoying its sights, sounds and energy. Food is plentiful with many scrumptious varieties to choose from; some of the restaurants here have been in business for generations. Locals flock to Petaling Street primarily for bargain accessories and great Chinese food. So, go on, be brave - head down to Petaling Street with an empty stomach and an adventurous spirit. Even if you don't spend a penny, (which will be hard!), you are guaranteed to have an amazing experience here.

Central Market - Authentic Heritage One Stop Souvenir Centre - Located in the heart of Kuala Lumpur, a few minutes away from Petaling Street, Central Market is a famous landmark for Malaysian culture and heritage. The building was built in 1888 and originally functioned as a wet market. It has since been classified as a Heritage Site. Tourists flock to Central Market for its variety of handicrafts, art, kebaya, songket, batik and authentic Malaysian souvenirs. A Batik Emporium houses well-known designer labels, with the best Malaysian-made batik items ranging from clothes, shoes, bags to home furnishing. The Central Market Outdoor Stage is where visitors can catch colourful arts and cultural events. During the country’s main festivals, the area will be lit up in theme, reflecting the multiracial diversity of Malaysians.

Aquaria KLCC - An Oceanarium of Discovery - Nestled in the heart of the bustling Golden Triangle and within walking distance from the iconic Petronas TwinTowers, Aquaria KLCC is a state-of-the-art aquarium showcasing over 5,000 different exhibits of aquatic and land-bound creatures over a sprawling multi-level space inthe Concourse Level of the Kuala Lumpur ConventionCentre. From the tropical waters of the Asian region to the rainforests of the world, Aquaria KLCC takes you on a journey to discover the fascinating nature of aquatic life as well as the unique behaviour of animals and crawly creatures above water. Immerse in an absorbing aquatic experience (without getting your feet wet!) from the moment you enter Aquaria KLCC. An educational study charting the course of natural waters flowing from the highlands to the streams and deep sea is devised to help visitors.

Zoo Negara - Giant Panda Conservation and Exhibition Centre - Zoo Negara covers 110 acres of land which is situated only 5km from the city of Kuala Lumpur. Over the years, the zoo has transformed itself to an open concept zoo with over 90% of its animals being kept in spacious exhibits with landscape befitting its nature. The long-awaited giant pandas have arrived on June 2014 in Malaysia and Malaysian officials have said the loan was in celebration of 40 years of diplomatic relations. The couple Xing Xing & Liang Liang will be housed in the RM25million Giant Panda Conservation and Exhibition Centre at Zoo Negara. The temperature is kept below 24°C to simulate their natural habitat. Giant Panda Convention Center is limited to 1,200 people to see the pandas daily or 200 people per 20-minute visit. Giant panda is a well-recognised symbol of international wildlife conservation.

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