Travel in Kuala Lumpur

There are many way to Travel in Kuala Lumpur the gateway of Malaysia tours.  Kuala Lumpur has good public transportation system such as  Putra and Star LRT, Monorail, and RapidKL buses. If you intend to go out for a drink or enjoy Kuala Lumpur nightlife there will be taxi drivers who are more than willing to take you back to your hotel  but  you agree not to use the meters.   

Merdeka Square KL Courtesy by Tourism Office Kuala Lumpur

There is a new bus terminal located south of Kuala Lumpur at a district named Bandar Tasik Selatan. This modern and huge bus terminal starts operating in 2011 with modern facilities including tickets counters, restaurants, food court, luggage storage, comfortable air-cond. But anyhow you can just travel in Kuala Lumpur by walking.

Kuala Lumpur, or just KL, is the capital of Malaysia. Literally meaning "muddy estuary" in Malay. It has grown from a small sleepy tin-mining village to a bustling metropolis with some of the world's cheapest 5-star hotels, Kuala Lumpur discount hotel , great shopping and even better food.

You can travel in Kuala Lumpur and its adjacent cities of Petaling Jaya (that originally developed as a satellite town to Kuala Lumpur), Subang Jaya, Shah Alam, Klang and Port Klang that creating a huge metropolitan area called the Klang Valley. The city can be divided into some areas that offer a particular attraction or activity. There are:

Bukit Bintang Walk Cafe Courtesy by Tourism Malaysia Office Kuala Lumpur

City Centre - The traditional core of Kuala Lumpur where you’ll find the former colonial administrative centre, with the Dataran Merdeka (Merdeka Square), Sultan Abdul Samad Building and Selangor Turf Club. This district also includes Kuala Lumpur’s old Chinese commercial centre which everyone refers to now as Chinatown. 

Golden Triangle - This area of Kuala Lumpur located to the north-east of the city centre, the Golden Triangle is where you will find the city’s shopping malls, five-star hotels, Petronas Twin Towers and it is the most popular Kuala Lumpur Attractions spot.

Jalan Tuanku Abdul Rahman and Chow Kit - Just beside the Golden Triangle that the northern neighbour with many popular budget accommodations. The Putra World Trade Centre and the traditional Kampung Baru food haven are among the most important KualaL LumpurL landmarks . This area of Kuala Lumpur is very fast growing. Located just 500m north of Chinatown & adjacent to the Petronas Twin Towers, this is the traditional colourful shopping district of Kuala Lumpur north of the city centre that visited by old and young. This area will be very busy when the festivals of Hari Raya Puasa (Eid ul-Fitr) and Deepavali approach. Travel in Kuala Lumpur will never completed with out visiting Jalan Tuanku Abdul Rahman and Chow Kit Road.

Brickfields - This area, located south of the city centre, is Kuala Lumpur’s Little India filled with saree shops and banana leaf rice restaurants. Kuala Lumpur’s main railway station KL Sentral is located here.

Bangsar and Midvalley - Located south of the city. Bangsar is a popular restaurant and clubbing district while Midvalley, with its Megamall, is one of the city’s most popular Kuala Lumpur shopping destinations.

Damansara and Hartamas - Largely suburban, these two districts to the west of the city locate some interesting pockets of restaurants and KualaL Lumpur Nightlife areas. This district also merges into the northern part of Petaling Jaya.

Ampang - Located at east of the city. Ampang is home to Kuala Lumpur’s Little Korea and most foreign embassies.

Southern Suburbs - Located at the Southern part of the city. Bukit Jalil and The Mines theme park are located here.

Northern Suburbs - This huge area to the north of the city is home to several attractions and Kuala Lumpur Sightseeing, such as the Batu Caves, the National Zoo and FRIM the Forest Research Institute of Malaysia.

Here is Map of Kuala Lumpur City


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