Located approximately 5 minutes by car or 2 minutes by monorail from the hotel is the 421 meter tall Kuala Lumpur Tower (KL Tower), the world’s fifth tallest telecommunications tower situated at Bukit Nanas hilltop. Offering a stunning view of the city from the observation deck, you can even dine in the sky at the revolving restaurant on the peak of this tower.
Located approximately 10 minutes away from the hotel by car is this unique Minangkabau architecture featuring many different galleries of rich history, artifacts, culture, arts and crafts of Malaysia.
09:00 – 18:00 Daily
(Except during first day of Hari Raya Aidil Fitri and Hari Raya Haji.)
The Actors Studio @ Lot 10
3 minutes on foot or 1 minute by monorail from the hotel, the theatre is nestled amidst overhanging foliage and other greenery that is part of the Lot 10 Shopping Centre rooftop’s Forest in the City brasserie. The chic landscape makes for a warm and inviting atmosphere but the star of the theatre is its dramatic Hanamichi-thrust stage. Its T-shape formation that coupled with its three-sided, bench-style seating makes it an intimate and exciting venue that will open up new staging possibilities.
Site of a Hindu temple and shrine, Batu Caves attracts thousands of worshippers and tourists, especially during the annual Hindu festival, Thaipusam. A limestone outcrop located just north of Kuala Lumpur, Batu Caves has three main caves featuring temples and Hindu shrines. Its main attraction is the large statue of the Hindu God at the entrance, besides a steep 272 climb up its steps to finally view the stunning skyline of the city centre. Monkeys frolic around the caves, and it is a popular spot for rock climbing enthusiasts. Paintings and scenes of Hindu Gods can also be seen in the Ramayana Cave.
Managed by the Malaysian Zoological Society, a non-governmental organization established to create the first local zoo for Malaysians. Officially opened on 14th November 1963 and has matured into a well-known zoo all around the world. We have a total of over 5137 specimen from 476 species of mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians and fish. It 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.
09:00 – 17:00 Daily
Facing the Sultan Abdul Samad Building is Dataran Merdeka or Merdeka Square, an immaculately-tufted 8.2 hectare area of historical interest. A 100 meter-high flagpole marks the spot where the Malayan Flag was hoisted on August 31, 1957 signifying the independence of the country from British rule. At the opposite end of the square is an inviting spot where visitors can relax amid soothing rushing waters of fountains, elegant colonnades and colorful beds of zinnias and marigolds. Beneath the square is Plaza Putra, an underground food, leisure and entertainment complex.
The Tugu Negara or National Monument was erected in honor of the the fallen heroes of the 1st and 2nd World Wars, as well as the Malayan Emergency from the years 1948 to 1960. It is located on a hill next to the Malaysian Parliament House.
Kuala Lumpur Railway Station
Built in 1910, the station is yet another heritage building that reflects the influence of Moorish architecture. It was extensively renovated in 1986 to provide air-conditioned comfort and modern facilities for rail passengers. From this station, passengers can travel to most cities and towns on Peninsular Malaysia’s west coast and to Tumpat on the east coast. There are also train services to Singapore and Thailand.
Chinatown / Petaling Street
At the heart of Kuala Lumpur is an area which never sleeps, and far more colorful and bustling than its bigger and more glamorous neighbors, KLCC & Bukit Bintang. Chinatown, based in Petaling Street, is also known as ‘Chee Cheong Kai’ (Starch Factory Street), a reference to its roots as a tapioca-producing district. Deeply immersed in Oriental culture, heritage and history, Chinatown is undoubtedly one of the most popular tourist spots in Malaysia. Chinatown is also a well-known bargain hunter’s paradise, a place where you can find all sorts of stuff from Chinese herbs to imitation goods. At night, its main market area, Petaling Street, transforms into a lively and vibrant night market, filled with hundreds of stalls offering all kinds of goods at dirt-cheap prices.
Atmosphere 360 Restaurant
Atmosphere 360 is a modern and elegant revolving restaurant situated 282m above ground level located at the tallest tower in Southeast Asia – Menara Kuala Lumpur. The restaurant is furnished in a spaceship-like atmosphere with its magnificent view and starry fiber optic ceiling lights that offers a truly unforgettable and luxurious culinary experience. Offering only premium produce of the highest quality, our expert culinary artists will delight you with their meticulous preparations. Each dish is carefully conceived and deliciously presented for your discerning taste buds. Atmosphere 360 opens daily for lunch and dinner with wide selections of buffet meals, à la carte and cocktails.
Bijan Bar & Restaurant
Perhaps one of Kuala Lumpur’s best-kept secrets. An award-winning restaurant opened in 2003, it was listed as one of the Malaysia Tatler’s 2011 Best Restaurants in Malaysia and was also the fully-deserving winner of Time Out KL’s Food Awards Best Malay Restaurant in 2009. Serving high-end Malay cuisine, the food served here is halal and only the best ingredients are used. The décor is a fusion of traditional and contemporary with verdant surroundings and an intimate kampung-style setting. The restaurant is divided into indoor and outdoor dining areas.
12:00 – 14:30 & 18:30 – 22:30 (Monday – Saturday)
16:30 – 22:30 (Sunday)
Tucked away behind Pavilion Mall, Hakka Restaurant is a Kuala Lumpur institution that’s been in business for more than 50 years. The name is a reference to the regional style of Chinese cooking that the restaurant specializes in with signature dishes. The large dining room and shaded outdoor terrace are perfect for accommodating large groups.
12:00 – 23:00 Daily
Spice Of India Restaurant, Suria KLCC
Offers the best Indian fine dining with restaurants located in the heart of the city. Epitomizing the metropolitan lifestyle of KL-its, the restaurant caters not only to those seeking in delectable Indian cuisine but also to the needs of the corporate crowd seeking a stylish, contemporary Indian restaurant to wine, dine and entertain in. The lavish menu encompasses both authentic Northern and Southern Indian cuisine specially prepared by our experience chefs. The ambience at Spice Of India is a luxurious one. As you walk into the restaurant, you will be greeted by a brightly-lit, welcoming space accentuated with large mirrors, fine timber furnishing, lush silk drapes and touches of Indian accents throughout.
11:30 – 22:30 Daily
Berjaya Times Square
The biggest shopping mall in Malaysia. It has well over 600 shops, ranging from huge stores at the lower levels to numerous small shops at the higher levels. There is even an indoor roller coaster inside this shopping, which makes it the perfect mall to visit if you are traveling with children. It is also located within the Bukit Bintang area at a 10 minutes’ walk from Lot10 or Lowyat Plaza.
10:00 – 22:00 Daily
Bukit Bintang / Bintang Walk
This well-known shopping and entertainment hub in the heart of vibrant Kuala Lumpur is a mere 2 minutes walk from the hotel. Bukit Bintang is famed for its shopping complexes, night life, eateries, street concerts, live entertainment and cafes.
Not all tourists will like Lowyat as it is small, crowded and often very noisy. Lowyat is the premier IT, Gadget and Lifestyle mall in Kuala Lumpur. Here you will find hundreds of small shops selling luxurious products like cameras, phones, laptops, tablets and much more. If you are looking for electronic accessories, this is definitely the place to be. Do know that you can only get great discounts after some tough bargaining.
10:00 – 22:00 Daily
Our personal favorite by far is Pavilion KL. Opened in 2007 and has been an instant hit since then. Pavilion offers many nice shops, and caters to the more general type of shopper. There are many luxurious shops, but also enough regular shops. Pavilion has a great food court but also many restaurants and coffee bars. Definitely the place to be visit for tourists.
10:00 – 22:00 Daily
Petronas Twin Tower
From the hotel, it takes approximately 5 to 10 minutes by car and 3 minutes by monorail to reach the tallest twin towers in the world. Be in awe by 88-storey engineering marvel and also Suria KLCC, the attached shopping mall which retails major international designer brands.
One of the most popular tourist malls for ages. Locals always call it a tourist mall, but still many tens of thousands come to this mall every weekend to relax and hang out. Tourists may find many shops offer different products that at other malls, Suria KLCC has many shops that sell familiar international brands and is also know for carrying western sizes.
10:00 – 22:00 Daily
Midvalley Mega Mall & The Gardens
This is the first mall that is not located within the city center of Kuala Lumpur. It means that you have to get into a taxi and travel for a bit first before arriving at one of the biggest and most popular (local) mall in the city. Midvalley is already a few years old. Here you can find many regular shops selling all kinds of products. Midvalley is connected to The Gardens, a luxurious mall (and also one of the prettiest) with many exclusive brands.
10:00 – 22:00 Daily
Berjaya Times Square Theme Park
Measuring over 133,000 square feet is the Malaysia Book of Records holder for the First Largest Indoor Theme Park in the country. In addition to that, the theme park is also a member with the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA). An independent body that helps to maintain a standard of quality for safe operations & efficiency to meet the professional benchmark of the industry.
12:00 – 22:00 (Monday – Friday)
11:00 – 22:00 (Saturday, Sunday, Public Holiday and School Holiday)
Offers adults and children non-stop fun and entertainment – all in one place! Enjoy the ultimate theme park experience with over 80 attractions sprawled across 88 acres of land. Have a splashing good time at the Water Park before enjoying the fun and excitement of the Amusement Park rides with the little ones. Go wild and interact with the animals at the Wildlife Park and gear up for more action at the Extreme Park before facing your fears at Scream Park.
10:00 – 18:00 Daily
I-City Shah Alam
One-of-a-kind theme-park where all the main attractions are made of plastic and millions of bright LED lights. A favorite place for families with young children, the park is famous for its digital maple and pine light trees that light up the area at night. The park is also a place where children can enjoy various games like the merry-go-round, ride in battery operated toy cars or experience 6D thriller movies at the nearby mini-theatre.
10:00 – 13:00 Daily
Desa Water Park
A family entertainment part that boasts of an exciting variety of water rides and slides. It also houses the longest Master Blaster in Asia the “Thunderbolt”. A place where you can enjoy the thrills and spills of the heart thumping adrenaline rush of the most fascinating water theme park.
10:30 – 18:00 (Monday – Friday)
10:00 – 18:00 (Saturday, Sunday, Public Holiday and School Holiday)
Wet World Shah Alam Water Park
The first recreational theme park in Shah Alam, Wet World is very suitable for the whole family to relax in the middle of this beautiful Orchid City. The colorful Wet World is situated on the banks of the Shah Alam lake and was opened in 1995. Various games are available, such as hilly waterslides or “monsoon buster” which is the longest in the world and the first in the Asian region.
10:00 – 18:00 Daily
Closed (Wednesday except during Public Holiday and School Holiday)