Things to see in Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur, the capital city of Malaysia, should definitely be among you must-visit places in your bucket list. There is simply so much you can see and do while in Kuala Lumpur, and you still won’t get enough of it all. Besides, you can get Singapore to Kuala Lumpur flights at low prices, so why not? It is the home for many cultures all the way from the Chinese, Indians, and of course, the Malay people. This, in turn, makes it a very vibrant city with rich cultures that you can learn from.  If you are planning to visit this beautiful city, here is a list of some of the things you will get to enjoy;

  1. Visit the Petronas towers

The Petronas towers are one of the most iconic buildings that this magnificent city has to offer. You cannot deem your trip complete in Kuala Lumpur without visiting the Petronas towers. In fact, they are known to be the tallest twin towers in the world; more reason you need to see it all by yourself. The architecture of these towers is Islamic inspired, keeping in mind that the majority of the people living in the city are Muslims. It is about 452 meters tall, and the two towers join each other by a bridge that you will enjoy walking through. Needless to say, the photos from this spot are simply breathtaking, not forgetting the cool breeze and amazing views from the top.

  1. Visit the Sri Mahamariamman Temple

As aforementioned, Kuala Lumpur is the home of many cultures and religions, including the Indians. There are quite a number of temples that you can visit, but on top of your list should be the Sri Mahamariamman Temple. It is one of the oldest temples in Kuala Lumpur. The Hindus still worship in the temple, but visitors are also allowed in the temple to learn more about the Hindu religion. You will not only get to understand more about Hinduism but also marvel at the temple’s beautiful ancient architectural designs.

  1. Get to see the different birds at the Kuala Lumpur bird park

If you are into nature and all it has to offer, then you should make some time to go visit the bird park. Here, you will get to see over 200 bird species that are found in an area of about 20-21 acres. Out of all these bird species, about ninety percent of them are local birds. This is so because the park’s main purpose is to promote local species. However, there are also some imported bird species in the park. Here, you will get to learn more about the birds within the three or more hours that you can spend at the park.

  1. Visit the KLCC aquarium

Aquaria KLCC, one of the largest aquariums in Southeast Asia, is built beneath the Kuala Lumpur Convention Center. You will get to see the different species of fish and other marine life, including the lethal sea snakes, bright coral fish, sea horses, tiger sharks, etc.

Final Words

Besides all the good things you can see and do in Kuala Lumpur, the Malaysian people are insanely friendly. They will make sure that you feel at home and even make you want to extend your stay due to their friendliness. You should definitely check it out!

Author: Robin Gupta