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  • You have the luxury to choose from being wild to simply relax by the beachside, you will not be able to resist the adventure in Malaysia. You can get an excellent opportunity to live with the Penan tribe, an ethnic group of Borneo. Living with the tribe will let you explore the unprotected areas of Sarawak.

    Explore the Malaysia’s adventure capital which will give you an opportunity to hear the call of the wild. Witness the unspoiled regions with the beautiful flora and gives you a chance to interact with friendly natives. You can even climb the world’s highest Via Feratta on Mount Kinabalu. For the hardcore adventure junkies, they can also enjoy the accelerated free fall.

    Here are some of the best adventures you can try in Malaysia:

  • 01Skydiving

    Soar through the blue skies of Kuala Lumpur while you feel surges of exhilaration. You can be an advanced skydiver or a beginner, various companies offer packages for either. Tandem Skydiving harnesses you to an experienced skydiver, helpful if you’re a beginner.

    A majority providers of this activity provide you with equipment and videos of your adrenaline pumping flight. Keep in mind that this activity is seasonal and depends majorly on weather conditions as well.

    Price: Approximate price ranges from 800 MYR to 1500 MYR depending on the number of jumps.

  • 02Scuba Diving

    Malaysia is a land of awesome scuba diving locations, especially in the south eastern part of Sabah in the Borneo Island. There are lots of islands that are perfect for scuba diving due to the large presence of excellent coral reefs and marine life.

    You can enjoy diving all through the year here; however certain areas favour certain seasons. In general, April to December is considered to be the apt time for scuba diving here.



    Highlights – There are close to 10 important diving sites in Malaysia that are suitable for beginners and professional divers. The marine life is excellent as you find lots of fishes here.

    Location – Sipadan Isalnd, Mabul Island, Kapalai Island, Lankayan Island, Layang – Layang Island, Mataking Island, Pom Island, Sibuan Island, Redang Island, Leng Tengah Island, Tenggol Island, Tioman Island, Perhentian Island and Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park.

    Timings – All through the year.

    Price – Professional Association of Diving Instructors (PADI) offers various packages in the range of RM1385 – RM2120 for open diving courses. 
  • 03Paragliding

    If you are looking for excellent adventure and thrill at the same time, you must try out paragliding in Malaysia. These can be enjoyed by beginners and trained pilots too. The foot-launched parachutes go up to at least 6000 metres, making you scream with joy.

    First timers can shed all their inhibitions as they are safely tied to the parachutes and well-trained pilots take control of the machines.

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    Highlights
    – You can ask for flips & flaps, cross country rides, flight techniques and be a part of flight analysis if you have the interest and experience for the same, while participating in paragliding in Malaysia.

    Location – Famous paragliding spots in Malaysia are Bukit Jagra, Bukit Sendayan, Bukit Bahau and Kuala Kubu Baru.

    Timing – Takes around 20minutes per ride. Minimum 4 and maximum 10 passengers are allowed. Minimum age of passenger should be 10 years. Paragliding is possible on weekends.

    Price - Approximately RM300 per passenger and last minute booking of RM50 per person allowed.
  • 04Parasailing

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    Malaysia is one of the most-sought after destinations of adventure water sports activities. Though almost all beach resorts provide parasailing tours for their guests, this is best enjoyed in Langkawi Island.



    Highlights – It is better to choose authorised tour operators for parasailing, because one may have to go through lots of risks when choosing illegal operators. Two to three people can travel in one ride and the ride usually takes ten minutes. The thrill that you get when you are lifted close to 500feet above sea level and when you land back safely on to the boat cannot be described in words.

    Location– Langkawi Island.

    Timing – One parasailing trip takes around 30 minutes to complete. 2 to 3 people are lifted at a time.

    Price – RM80 per person on the beach for 3km; RM180 per person on the boat for 8km.
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  • 05Scuba Doo (underwater scooter)

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    One of the best water sports activities that tourists enjoy when they come here is scuba doo, where one gets to enjoy the waters of the ocean,with the help of an underwater scooter.

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    Highlights – Here, you can breathe normally as you sit inside a dome in your scuba bike. You get to travel to a maximum depth of 10m under the sea and enjoy the rich marine life of Malaysian waters, as you feed the fishes here. This is one of the newest activities launched by many resorts in Malaysia to provide ultimate fun to tourists. No scuba diving or swimming experience is required to take up scuba doo rides.

    Location – Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia.

    Timing – Underwater scooter rides are currently offered between 60 and 90 minutes.

    Price – RM200 to RM275.
  • 06White Water Rafting

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    White water rafting is one of the most common water sports activities in Malaysia. The rivers in Malaysia are graded according to the water course and the challenges faced by rafters coming here. Some are easy and are apt for beginners, whereas some are apt for people with good rafting experience.

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    Highlights – The views across these rivers when you undertake rafting is something that you have to see to experience. Set at the backdrop of majestic hills, with this white water rafting, you can experience some unforgettable moments in your life. Choose a package tour, because you can get to enjoy few other activities as well with these.

    Location – Kampar (safe for beginners), Ulu Slim (good for first timers), Selangor (medium challenges and most famous) and Singoh (highly challenging).

    Timing – Most of these rafting tours can be completed within 1 to 3 days based on the complexity levels.

    Price – starts from RM150 per person and goes up to RM1500 per person.
  • 07Snorkeling

    With its vast beaches and rich marine life, Malaysia transforms into a sought-after snorkelling destination just after the monsoon season. The coral reefs are brimming with fishes, sharks and other endangered varieties of sea turtles. Most of the beaches after these exciting colourful reefs right below the surfaces, making them havens for snorkelling enthusiasts.



    Highlights – Coastline Terengganu, Tioman Island, Langkawi Pulau Payar Marine Park,Perhentian Island etc. are some of the best snorkelling spots in Malaysia that you cannot afford to miss, if you are an adventure and marine life lover. Most of the resorts organise diving and snorkelling courses for their guests for an additional cost, which can add value to your trip.

    Location – Most of the islands in Malaysia are great snorkelling destinations.

    Timing – There are many trips available – half a day trips, 2 hours trip to nearby sites etc. Choose the one that suits you the best.

    Price – Close to RM100 per person for half a day.
  • 08Microlight

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    Want to fly freely like a bird in the skies of Kuala Lumpur for one hour at least? Try out the Quick Silver MX2 Microlight when you come to Malaysia next. It is a super-powerful aircraft that travels at a speed of 110km per hour.

    Highlights – Fly past the vast skies of Kuala Lumpur and get panoramic views the capital city. Don’t forget to capture pictures and videos as you would your posterity to go through these. Microlights are driven by experienced pilots and the machines are automatically serviced when they reach 100 flight hours. Participants get a certificate and souvenir upon completion of ride.

    Location – Kuala Lumpur.

    Timing – Currently Microlights are available for weekends only from 10AM to 5PM, provided the weather cooperates. Aircraft can carry maximum of 6 people.

    Price – RM1500 per person for one hour of ride.
  • 09Hot air Ballooning

    Hot Air Ballooning is one of the key activities in Malaysia and provides unlimited fun and excitement for tourists of all age groups. Apart from the annual Putra Jaya Hot Air Balloon Fiesta, you can also enjoy generic balloon rides any time during the year, when you come to this part of the world.

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    Highlights - As you travel through the skies during early mornings, you will get a remarkable view of sun-rise, which is a truly majestic sight.

    Location – Putra Jaya.

    Timing – The average flying time is one hour. It takes around 4 to 5 hours for you to start form your hotel, finish the trip and then go back to your hotel safely.

    Price – Around RM850 per person for a base package (complimentary food, 1 hour flight and certificate), RM1000 per person for 2nd package (additional services of in-flight photo, time-lapsed video, hotel transfers etc.) and RM1150 per person for 3rd package (additional services of premium gift box etc.)
  • 10Bungee Jumping

    One of the most adventurous activities that you can try out when you come to Malaysia is Bungee Jumping. Lots of tourists from all over the globe come here to try this.

     



    Highlights – Sunway Lagoon Theme Park is the most famous and permanent Bungee jumping locations in Malaysia. The jump is from 22m above sea level, which might not be too much when compared to other destinations of the world. However it can be intimidating and exciting for first-time jumpers. You need to choose reputed bungee jumping agencies for this. You will be given a certificate once you complete the jump, which you can proudly flaunt with your family.

    Location –Sunway Lagoon Theme Park, Kuala Lumpur.

    Timing – The jump actually takes about 5 to 6 seconds only ; suitable for kids aged 10 years and above. Jumps available from 10AM to 6PM.

    Price – RM 90 per kid and per senior citizen; RM130 per adult.
  • 11Caving

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    If you love adventure and are not scared of insects, caving is one of the primary activities that you can enjoy in Malaysia. There are lots of caves here with excessive growth of stalagmites and stalactites, a complete haven for people who are interested to study about ecology and natural biodiversity.

     



    Higlights – The caves are completely dark; hence you need to be careful while coming here. Worms, spiders, cockroaches, centipedes and a lot of other insects are found on the cave-floors in plenty. Every evening, a large number of bats come out of the caves and leave their droppings on the floors, which forms the food for these insects. Easy, pilgrimage and adventure types caves are found here.

    Location – Batu Caves, Gua Kelam, Gunung Reng, Perak Tong Cave Temple, Gua Tempurung Cave, Gua Charas and many more.

    Timing – Caving can be done all through the year, as long as the weather is favourable.

    Price – Varies as per complexity of caves
  • 12Trekking

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    Though there are many trekking trails in South East Asia, the ones in Malaysia are considered to be one of the best. With a rich ecology, tropical forests, rich flora and fauna and a pleasant climate, the mountains in Malaysia are considered to be perfect havens for trekking enthusiasts.

    Highlights – Some of the nest peaks in Malaysia are Mount Kinabalu, Mount Nuang, Mount Gayong, Mount Gagau, Mount Jerai, Mount Tahan, Mount Angsi, Mount Ledang, Mount Beremdun and Mount Korbu.

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    Location – All over Malaysia.

    Tips – Most of the trekking trails in Malaysia are tough; hence only people who are medically fit and who have enough experience in mountain hiking should undertake these activities. Guides are available for almost all these important treks. It is recommended to take their services, so that you don’t get lost midway.

    Fee – Lots of hiking tours are available from leading tour operators. This will include permit fee, accommodation, food, camping charges etc.


  • 13Helicopter Sightseeing

    If you are looking for a high-adrenalin activity in Kuala Lumpur, you can try out helicopter sightseeing tours at this place. Take a tour around the capital city of Malaysia in sophisticated helicopters and enjoy the panoramic view of the place.

    Minimum 4 passengers are required to take up this trip.



    Highlights – The pilot who will steer your Robinson 44 or EC125 helicopter is highly proficient in English and trained for the job. He does the role of a tourist guide as well, sharing you some important information about the landmarks of Kuala Lumpur. Take amazing pictures while enjoying the scene from your air-conditioned choppers.

    Location – 1500 feet above seal level from Kuala Lumpur.

    Timings
    – From 10AM to 5PM all through the day, depending on weather conditions. The total ride takes up to 30 minutes.

    Price – Approximate RM890 per person (same price for adults and kids).
  • 14Wakeboarding

    Malaysia is home to many adventurous water sports activities. Wakeboarding is one of them. Here you can try a few tricks in water when you go up along with your wakeboard, to which you are connected to. It can be scary at first; however in Malaysia, the guides are very helpful and they take out all inhibitions from you.



    Highlights – All wakeboards used by hotels & resorts in Malaysia are 100% safe. If you want to cut some costs and bring you own wakeboards here, you are allowed to do that too.

    Location – Almost all the beaches are apt for wakeboarding in Malaysia. You can choose the one that is convenient for you.

    Timing – Usually wakeboarding is allowed for one hour only. You can extend the same if you want by paying additional costs.

    Price – RM400 per boat for an hour on week days and RM480 per boat for an hour on weekends.
  • 15Taman Negara National Park Jungle Trekking

    Taman Negara National Park is one of the most famous tourist attractions in Malaysia. Located at about 240km from Kuala Lumpur, this national park is rich in cultural diversity and has a tropical climate that attracts local and international tourists.



    Highlights – If you are an adventure enthusiast, you should not miss trekking at this 130 year old virgin rain forest. Apart from trekking, you can enjoy various other activities like nature trails and rock climbing, when you come here. The trekking trails in this national park are very dangerous and can be undertaken by experienced trekkers only.

    Location – Taman Negara National Park, at about 3 to 4 hours’ drive from the capital city of Kuala Lumpur.

    Timing – Trekking can be done all through the year due to the tropical climate.

    Price – Entry fee into the park is RM1 and from there, you can take individual tours or packages. Packages start at an average of RM300 per person.
  • 16Peraya Homestay Adventure in Kuching

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    About the activity: 
    • Get the chance to stay at one of Malaysia's most beautiful Borneo Rainforest; the Peraya Villa Homestays on your next holiday here.
    • Get picked up from hotel in Kuching at around 8 AM and get transferred to Peraya villa via local transport.
    • After reaching get introduced to the host family and tour around the village by the local guide to know the history of the village.
    • Tour the village and post lunch, indulge in jungle trekking through the beautiful rain-forest, visiting the ancients head house and continue to visit waterfall.
    • Back in the late evening, have a relaxing dinner and settle for the night.
    • On the second day, enjoy a lip-smacking breakfast and explore the Borneo Rain-forest and also get a chance to engage in some adventure sports as well. 
    • Indulge in a bamboo raft or traditional kayak, paddling through class I and II water
    • During rafting, acquaint yourself with the secrets of river and also know about its history, and fish spawning habits.
    • On the third day, after the lip-smacking breakfast, participate in agro farming of pepper, rubber and cocoa and also indulge in small mountain trekking
    • Get to peek into river fish feeding activities and get a glimpse of the ways of the wild in the different parks that you will see here. 
    • Have a delicious lunch in the afternoon.
    • Aftermath, head back to the beautiful Kuching city by getting dropped of to your hotel.
  • 17Remote Adventure Trip in the Heartland of Borneo

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    About the Activity: 
    • Invoke in this amazing trek that provides you a great way to reduce your carbon footprint.
    • Start this exciting tour after getting picked up from Kuching and then visit the Semenggoh for a warming up session.
    • Continue the journey overland to Batang Ai Boat jetty which will take around 4 hours. Proceed through longboats to Jingin, an Iban settlement  and check into the longhouse for the night.
    • Next day, start trekking to Tuchong Janang, the highest point in the Batang Ai and Jingin, trek for around 5 hours while witnessing the amazing wildlife of this region.
    • Continue trekking to Serigi for around 5-6 hours and enjoy night fishing followed by a delicious dinner.
    • Delight in a jungle walk or a swim in the river and the return to the longhouse. Get acquainted with the Iban people and enjoy the cultural performances.
    • Next day after a wonderful breakfast get transferred to the Kuching Airport or your home in the city.
  • 18Advanced Scuba Diving Classes in Malaysia

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    About the Activity: 
    • Participate in this open water scuba diver course in Malaysia which is conducted over 2 days, which will be taught for 7 hours a day.
    • Get picked up from the SunnyReef dive shop in Kota Kinabalu at around 8.30 AM and proceed to the activity location.
    • During the course of two days, you will have the chance to go for specialties training dives, including deep, underwater navigation, boat, marine ecosystem and advanced buoyancy training.
    • Once you are done with the course, a certification will be sent to your home address from regional office in Australia, which will be a lifetime certification and recognized worldwide.
    • During your diving sessions, take a break and enjoy a lip-smacking lunch.
    • End your diving sessions at around 3.30 PM and head back to Kota Kinabalu.
    • The schedule is same for both the days.
  • 19Scuba Diving Course in Malaysia

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    About the Activity: 
    • Participate in this open water scuba diver course in Malaysia which is conducted over 2 days, which will be taught for 7 hours a day.
    • Get picked up from the SunnyReef dive shop in Kota Kinabalu at around 8.30 AM and proceed to the activity location.
    • During the course of two days, you will have the chance to go for specialties training dives, including deep, underwater navigation, boat, marine ecosystem and advanced buoyancy training.
    • Once you are done with the course, a certification will be sent to your home address from regional office in Australia, which will be a lifetime certification and recognized worldwide.
    • During your diving sessions, take a break and enjoy a lip-smacking lunch.
    • End your diving sessions at around 3.30 PM and head back to Kota Kinabalu.
    • The schedule is same for both the days.

  • 20Microlight Adventure in Kuala Lumpur

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    About the Activity:

    • Enthrall in this delightful micro light flying adventure along with family and friends for an unparalleled experience at Sepang Gold Coat.
    • You will be flying as low as about 500 feet above ground or away from the building.
    • Take some amazing clicks of the Avani Sepang Gold coast resort while enthralling in this delightful activity.
    • End this exciting activity after 4 hours.



Attractions

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Aquaria KLCC

The Aquaria KLCC is said to be the world’s largest aquarium, holding over 5000 freshwater and marine creatures, which include massive arapaimas, giant groupers, gar fishes and many more. Some of the major attractions of the aquarium are the scary tiger sharks, bright coral fishes, lethal sea snakes, seahorses, and blue rays. The Aquaria KLCC is one of the country’s foremost sightseeing attractions involving the real depth and complexity.


Location: The Aquaria KLCC is located on the concourse of the Kuala Lumpur Convention Center.

Price: The entry fee approximately starts from 64 MYR for an adult and 53 MYR for a child.



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Islamic Arts Museum

History: An art is the best way to express a thought, idea or a solution. The Islamic Arts Museum was opened to the public on 12th December, 1998. The art museum is located in Perdana Botanical Garden which is at the heart of the city. You would be surprised to know that it is the largest Islamic Art Museum in South East Asia.



About: There are around seven thousand artefacts which throws a light on the Islamic world. Altogether there are 12 galleries in this museum and they are divided into groups based on their levels. The Quran and Manuscripts gallery is at Level 3 along with Chinese gallery, Indian gallery and Islamic architecture. There are jewellery, textile, ceramic work and armour at Level 4. The Islamic glassware is also displayed at Level 4. The museum is open from morning to evening and is a must visit tourist place.




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Sin Sze Si Ya temple

History: This is a Chinese Temple in Kuala Lumpur and is dedicated to Sin Sze Ya and Si Sze Ya. It is said to be the oldest Chinese Temple. Beautiful objects are used to decorate the Temple. The Temple was inaugurated in 1864, where 10,000 people attended the ceremony.



Speciality: Want to know your fortune? Purchase the fortune sticks and find what the number says about your life. There are staff members to translate the meaning to the devotees. There are wooden chair which are used during religious processions to carry the deity statues. Witnessing these processions is said to be holy.

Location: The Temple is located at Jln Tun HS Lee. The nearest metro is Pasar Seni. The Temple is open between 7.00 am to 5.00 pm for all the devotees. You are sure to find it very peaceful inside the Temple.


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Merdeka Square at night

Merdeka Square or the Dataran Merdeka is a very well known recreational park or the historical place situated in Kaula Lampur. In the year 1957, the Malayan flag was hoisted here. It has a wide and green field just close to the Merdeka Square. This makes it a great picnic spot with a very spacious playground for the kids.

Location: In close proximity to the Merdeka Square there are a number of historical building such as the Old KL Train Station, Galeri Kuala Lumpur, Royal Selangor Club Complex, and the Sultan Abdul Samad Building.


 
Highlights: The vicinity of the Merdeka Square is well lit and the cool nigh breeze there makes it an exceptionally ideal place to relax after a busy day.

Best Time: In order to actually enjoy the night life of the Merdeka Square, one must visit the place post mid night especially during the weekends.


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Cooking Classes at Bayan Indah

Bayan Indah is a rustic two-storey bungalow that doubles up as a cooking school, located in the middle of idyllic lush greenery of a Malay village. If you’re looking to mix things up while you’re in Kuala Lumpur indulge in this unique experience at Bayan Indah, a culinary retreat that offers over 70 cooking classes all different in its own special way, ranging from your typical mouth-watering Malaysian dishes to more complicated ones such as pies and tarts. Rohani Jelani, a Le Cordon Bleu-trained chef heads the class, with impressive skills on the chopping board and enthusiasm to match.


Location: Kampung Penchala Indah, Taman Tun Dr Ismail, Kuala Lumpur

Timings: Classes start as early as 9:30 AM

Price: Approximate price starts from 280 MYR onwards.




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Changkat Bukit Bintang

Changkat Bukit Bintang is often associated with the London’s Piccadilly Circus and New York City’s Times Square. It is one avenue, where one can come across a number of KL’s most popular bars and restaurants. This trendy place is ideal for pub crawling. Jalan Alor happens to be an extremely busy area especially during the weekends and the public holidays.



Location: Nestled behind the Jalan Bukit Bintang, Jalan Alor is very easy to get to especially if you are staying near the Golden Triangle area.

Highlights: Buildings on the Jalan Alor Street are unique. Originally the buildings belong to the pre-war, colonial shop-houses that were later remodeled and converted into the up market pubs and restaurants that usually serve the Western food. There are a number of hawker stalls and Chinese seafood restaurants too. Dining options here are endless. This street has the most vibrant scene in the downtown of KL.

Best Time: 10 PM – 3 AM in the morning.
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Petaling Street Night Market

Looking for a subtle Kuala Lumpur Chinatown nightlife experience? Head from the main road (Jalan Petaling) to the narrow side and get to the Petaling Street Night Market. The thriving street market with the stalls cluttered close to one another stock everything from the Hello Kitty watches to fake-label Gucci clutches. To get your stuff at the best price, you can stroll along doing ‘window-shopping’ first and then return back to the stall that gives you the best price. All the prices quoted by the seller are usually marked up by approx 50%.



Location: Situated along the Petaling Street at the intersection of the Jalan Hang Lekir

Highlights: Referred simply as the Petaling Street by locals this is your go to place to satiate your every need from the local handicrafts, souvenirs to batik-print shirts. You can also get a range of designer apparel, handbags, shoes, watches and even, pirated DVDs at a much cheaper price.

Best Time: 09:00 – 12:00 & 18:00 - late
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Jalan P. Ramlee

Jalan P. Ramlee is the best and the most eccentric alternative to Changkat Bukit Bintang. Famous for its glitzy cocktail lounges, tropical-themed bars and pubs and the chic nightclubs adorning the streets of bustling Kuala Lumpur city centre, Jalan P. Ramlee is always packed with backpackers, business travellers, expats, and a handful of locals.



Location: The night life district of Jalan P. Ramlee is easily accessible within a 10-minute walk from the Petronas Twin Towers as well as the five star hotels such as the Shangri-La Hotel Kuala Lumpur.

Highlights: Night life is vibrant and lively. There are a number of venues here that host events like live bands playing radio-friendly covers and DJs spinning a medley of electro, hip-hop, and retro tunes. Jalan P. Ramlee os known to be the hottest locale as it is a great place to unwind with a pint of ice-cold beer.

Best Time: Visit after 21:00 to experience the active nightlife.
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Pisco Bar

The capital city of Malaysia is famous for its night life. There are a number of bars & night clubs which are tagged as the best in Asia. Pisco Bar in Kuala Lumpur has a poised ambience which is loved by the visitors. The dinner hours at Pisco Bar offer an exclusive range of Spanish Tapas and Peruvian cuisine. The interior of this bar is quite amusing that is best suited for social gatherings and cocktails.



Location: This bar is situated in Jalan Mesui, Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur.

Highlights: Pisco Bar has become the main hub for international travellers and trendy locals. This place is known for live music performances which have attracted a lot of customers. Pisco Bar is home to the coolest DJs in town.

Best Time: Monday to Thursday 5pm-2am and Friday & Saturday 5pm-3am. Sunday Pisco Bar is closed.

Price: There is no fixed price for this place.
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Chinatown

Located in the heart of Kuala Lumpur is the place which never sleeps and is always filled with colors and bustles all the time - Chinatown of Kuala Lumpur. If ever visiting Kuala Lumpur, Chinatown must definitely be in your ‘to-visit’ list, especially if you are a true bargain hunter, as it is also famously known as the ‘Bargain Hunter’s Paradise.’

You can find everything here, from the Chinese herbs to the imitation goods. Especially at night, the place is a shopper's’ paradise and turns into a lively and vibrant night market.

Location: The Chinatown is located on the Petaling Street, also known as ‘Chee Cheong Kai (Starch Factory Street.)



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Sultan Abdul Samad Building

History: Longing for some Moorish-styled building in Kuala Lumpur? Sultan Abdul Samad Building is towards the east of Merdeka Square. It was named after sultan of Selangor and was constructed in the year 1897. It was designed by AC Norman, one among the finest architect who has designed other historical buildings as well. The Sultan Abdul Samad Building serves as a home to the Ministry of Information, Communications and Culture of Malaysia. Earlier, it was mainly considered for official purpose, but today it is mostly a historical place serving as a tourist spot. It is also used as avenue to host the Independence day parade.



Specialty: The building is entirely made out of brick and the arches are very graceful. There is a clock tower which is 41.2m- high.

Location: It is located at Jalan Tun Perak which can be easily reached. There are several signages to guide the visitors.



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Jalan Alor

Jalan Alor is one of the most famous nightlife spots in Kuala Lumpur. Housing a number of hawker stalls and seafood restaurants, the street is one of the most famous in KL for food. Jalan Alor is an ideal after clubbing dining spot in the Golden Triangle area.



Location: Situated behind the Jalan Bukit Bintang, Jalan Alor is a small stroll away from the Changkat Bukit Bintang.

Highlights: The variety of food available is huge. You can get everything from the barbecued meats, noodles to desserts at the best and the most cost effective rates in the city. Hawker stalls at the Jalan Alor are the city’s favorite food joint. Largely different from the trendy Jalan Bukit Bintang and Changkat Bukit Bintang, Jalan Alor has a traditional charm associated with it courtesy its atmospheric air-conditioned Chinese seafood restaurants, mini red Chinese lanterns and bright fluorescent restaurant signage lighting.

Transportation: You can easily get here via monorail.

Best Time: Hustle Bustle starts from 6 PM in the evening
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Troika Sky Dining

If there was just one word to put forth the beauty of Troika Sky Dining, then it would be – Magnificent. The localites of Kuala Lumpur are becoming spoilt for choice courtesy the variety of fine dining restaurants with a view however the Troika Sky Dining stands out in every way possible.



 Location: Situated in the Tower B of The Troika along Persiaran KLCC.

 Highlights:
Comprising of the Italian bistro Strato famous for its pizza and pasta, Claret wine bar known for its fine range of wines and the fusion focused Cantaloupe popular for its three-course meal  here   with truffled poached egg , Troika Sky Dining is extremely popular with the trendy urbanites and the young generation. It easily blends in with the rest of the city’s industrial skyline courtesy its steel  and   glass structure.

 Best time: 12:00 – 15:00 and 18:00 – 23:00 (Strato); 16:00 – 01:00 (Claret); 18:30 – 22:30 (Cantaloupe Dining Room)
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Jalan Sultan Ismail

Jalan Sultan Ismail was once the key clubbing district of Kuala Lumpur. Today the nightlife in Jalan Sultan Ismail is restricted to a few nocturnal hangout spots which can be just a starting point for everyone who wishes to explore the nocturnal offerings of Kuala Lampur.



Location: Situated just a small stroll away from the Raja Chulan Monorail Station on a street lined up with a plethora of classy restaurants and cafes as well as the five-star luxury hotels such as ParkRoyal Kuala Lumpur, Sheraton Imperial Hotel, and Shangri-La Hotel.

Highlights: Of course there is a huge competition from the popular and happening locales like the Changkat Bukit Bintang and Bangsar there is still a range of activities as well as sights that one can enjoy in the nightlife scene of Jalan Sultan Ismail. Dip yourself in serenity by enjoying the breathtaking sunset views of Kuala Lumpur city with a class or two of champagne, cocktail or wine at the stylish rooftop bar located ahead of the iconic Hard Rock Café.

Best Time: Variable for different restaurants and bars
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Zouk KL

Zouk Club is the leading night club in Malaysia. This party destination is situated in Kuala Lumpur which makes it so popular. The architecture of this night club has won the hearts of thousands of people who have visited this place. The music along with the ambience is very attractive which makes Zouk the top-rated night club.



Location: Zouk is located at 113 Jalan Ampang, Federal Territory, Kuala Lumpur 50450, Malaysia.

Highlights: Many famous personalities from Malaysia and around the globe have visited this place. The drinks & cuisine is amazing that has helped attract more audience in the recent past. Zouk has maintained a certain standard which makes it a flashy party destination.

Best Time: Zouk is open from 5pm-5am on Friday & Saturday. The timings are 5pm-3am on Sunday, Monday and Tuesday. Wednesdayand Thursday Zouk closes at 4 am.
Price: There are different entry charges at Zouk.
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The Rabbit Hole Restobar

The Rabbit Hole Restobar is designed and inspired to emulate the much famous fantasy narratives of Alice in Wonderland and The Chronicles of Narnia. It is known to be the most hip and classy nocturnal establishments.



Location: Set in a 3 storey pre-colonial building, Rabbit Hole Restobar is strategically located across the infamous street of the Changkat Bukit Bintang.

Highlights: Dissected into several distinct concept environments with a relaxed atmosphere, the entrance of the Rabbit Hole Restobar is a spacious al fresco dining area that is famous as The Bamboo Forest. Besides, the bar has as elevated stage for the comedy shows, live music and the stage performances. Open area of the restro bar is embellished with the wild bamboos and beautiful trees that keeps you away from the hustle bustle of the city.

Opening Hours: Sunday, Tuesday – Thursday 16:00 - 02:00, Friday & Saturday 16:00 – 03:00

Prices: Variable