Top 5 things to do, Published on 24 July 2015, Friday
Kuala Lumpur is a very beautiful and magnificent city, and is the capital of Malaysia. It is very vibrant with a very diverse population of over 1.6 million people; majority being the Malay, Chinese and Indians. When in Kuala Lumpur there are some places that you cannot leave without catching a glimpse of. There are various places of attractions in Kuala Lumpur that are a must visit.
Things to do
What a good way to kick start your trip by Kuala Lumpur sightseeing to catch a view of the landmarks of the city. The city is famous for the Petronas twin towers, also hailed as the twin jewels of the city located at the Kuala Lumpur city center. It has eighty-eight storey twin towers that are joined at the 41st and 42nd floors. Another amazing place for the perfect Kuala Lumpur sightseeing is the menara kualalumpur tower. It is a 421 feet high tower built on top of the Bukit Nanas forest reserve. Its architecture is outstanding, making it one of the major landmarks of the city.
Another major attraction of Kuala lumpur is the Batu caves. It is always good to appreciate the culture of the city by visiting these caves. It is an old limestone hill with three caves. It is one of the cities most visited place with Hindu statues erected on the main cave, and also around the smaller caves. It also houses several Hindu shrines; also the annual Hindu festivals of Thaipusam take place here. The celebration attracts thousands of Hindu pilgrims who come to pay homage. It is a very beautiful place to celebrate the hindu culture.
The Sultana Abdul Samad building is one the best Kuala Lumpur places of interest. It is an extraordinary building with an incredible architecture that used to serve as the secretariat of the colonial British administration. The building has also changed the city skyline, adding a taste of the British architecture.
One place you shouldn’t miss to visit is the Sunway lagoon theme park. It is an amazing place to go hit the waters in the middle of the city. The place has plenty of water slides. One can surf the beach, wave pool and plenty of attractions such as the scream park, amusement park, Extreme Park and the wildlife park. It is a great place to have a splendid time.
Don’t forget to visit the aquaria KLCC. This is a place where you get to experience the spectacular beauty of sea creatures and sea life. The place is home to over 150 species of marine life such as tigers, sharks, bright coral reef fishes, sea horses, sea snake snakes and so much more. The place also has a tunnel with a moving travellator. It is an amazing place where every moment and beauty needs to be captured.
Kuala Lumpur is a very busy city, and sometimes we need to get away from all the madness and just have a good time, appreciating the beauty of the city. These are major Kuala Lumpur places of interest and you will be amazed to see what the city has in store for you.