If you have to choose a city which boasts the real mix of ethnicity in Asia, Kuala Lumpur is a great place to start. For first time visitors, there are so many things to delve into. To help you choose easier the activities in the city, check out the insightful reveals from our travel experts :
Shooting different faces of the twin Petronas tower
The Petronas Twin Tower is iconic and a major attraction of Kuala Lumpur, the 88-story structure built of steel and chrome. One cannot the miss the ‘Jewels of Kuala Lumpur’, it’s astonishingly beautiful. The best thing is that the towers are joined at the 41st & 42nd Floors by a double-decker Sky Bridge. The park surrounding is superb featuring Lake Symphony, a play area for children and the best angles to take photographs. Do not miss the amazing fountain and the light and sound show that happens in the evening.
Hang with the Genting Skyway
Genting Skyway is the fastest mono cable care system in the world. Therefore when in Kuala Lumpur, a trip to the Genting Highlands is a must. Your ride will be enchanting as you soak into a breathtaking view of the greenery, the misty highlands and hear the audio guide. You will also come across beautiful statues amidst the greens rending a vintage look.
Get a 360 degrees view from the Grand Hyatt
This is literally a new addition to the list but an exclusive one. Get a 360 degrees view of the Kuala Lumpur skyline. The lobby of the 39th floor is the best when it comes to getting the view. Travelers can take a view of the twin towers as well. The most attractive factor is you have comfy sofas and well-behaved porters while you enjoy such sight.
Dive in a tank in Aquaria and swim with the sharks
Book tickets in Aquaria and get dirty while swimming with different types of sharks. Yes, there is nothing to worry because it’s safe to face the sharks confined underwater. It is thrilling to swim just beside them and watch the giant bodies coming so close. This is a lifetime experience, something unique that happens only in Kuala Lumpur.
Visit the Sunway Lagoon Theme park
Go there for a lot of whirl and twirl, an ideal place for the water sports lovers. Experience water slides, beach surfing, ride on a man-made river, wave pool and a pirate ship that revolves 360 degrees. This theme park is huge, covering an area of 323,749 sqm. The park is segmented into five zones including Water Park, Amusement Park, Scream Park, Wildlife Park and Extreme Park.
Hiking across Bukit Tabur Quartz Ridge
The Bukit Tabur is the longest quartz ridge in the world and you must visit this place in KL. The Klang Gates Quartz Ridge stands proud, shining brightly in the sunlight. One will be amazed to see this amazing grandeur of the crystal quartz projection. Adventure knocks the door there as there are challenging paths taking you up to the ridge. Get on the top and the view is worth, absolutely magnificent.
Dine at Tamarind Springs
Skyscrapers are charismatic but a jungle is even more alluring when you get tired of city life. The Tamarind Springs, the serene destination is just a 15 minutes drive from Ampang. This Indo-Chinese dining hub offers tourists authentic delicacies. One would fall in love with the setting and the resort-like restaurant that goes into the trees.