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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Shopping Mall
“In the heart of Kuala Lumpur lies the jewel of Bukit Bintang, Pavilion Kuala Lumpur is an award-winning, premier shopping destination houses eight precincts to fulfill all your personalised indulgences. Experience the excitement of this 1.37 million sq ft retail haven with over 550 outlets offering the finest selections of shopping, dining and urban leisure.”
  • 207 locals recommend
Building
“Iconic and beautiful, the Petronas Twin Towers overlook the gorgeous city of Kuala Lumpur and offers abundance of shopping activities, indoor activities and amazing views.”
  • 212 locals recommend
Building
“The Kuala Lumpur Tower is a communications tower located in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Its construction was completed on 1 March 1995. It features an antenna that increases its height to 421 metres and is the 7th tallest freestanding tower in the world. The roof of the pod is at 335 metres”
  • 193 locals recommend
Park
“A gated attraction, Kuala Lumpur Bird Park is a 20.9-acre public aviary in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. It is a popular tourist attraction in the country, receiving an annual average of 200,000 visitors. It is located adjacent to the Lake Gardens within a KL green lung in Bukit Aman, close to the National Mosque and Royal Malaysian Police Museum. The Bird Park houses more than 3,000 birds representing more than 200 species in an enclosed aviary. About 90% are local birds and 10% were imported from countries such as Australia, China, Holland, Indonesia, New Guinea, Tanzania and Thailand.”
  • 137 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Suria KLCC Mall is a short walking distance. it is the place to visit in the daytime for coffee, shopping, meals, movies etc. Catch a movie or movies on Wednesday at TGV cinemas for RM9 per ticket only. High end luxury shops eg. Louis Vuitton, Chanel, Gucci, Bottega, Fendi, De Beers, Rolex, Patek Phillipe to name a few, are located at the 2nd floor. Toilets at this floor are charged at RM2 per person, all other levels are free of charge.”
  • 164 locals recommend
Park
“Within the KLCC precinct lies the KLCC Park, a lush, 50-acre urban sanctuary. Visitors can come to enjoy the lush greenery or the park’s wide range of amenities – from the two-acre children’s playground, wading pool and jogging track to shelters and benches, patterned footpaths and sculptures.”
  • 111 locals recommend
Water Park
“The Sunway Lagoon is a theme park in Bandar Sunway, Subang Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia owned by Sunway Group”
  • 102 locals recommend
Aquarium
“The Aquaria KLCC is an oceanarium located beneath Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre within Kuala Lumpur City Centre in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.”
  • 115 locals recommend
Road
“All the rage in Kuala Lumpur now, Changkat Bukit Bintang nightlife is well-regarded as the ‘it’ party venue in the city’s lively yet fluid clubbing scene. A busy street that’s lined with plenty of international two-storey restobars, snazzy nightclubs, posh cocktail lounges, subdued whisky bars, and lively Irish pubs, it is one of the city’s most vibrant boulevards. Hosting plenty of themed nights, international DJs, and live band performances, it’s safe to say that nightlife in Changkat Bukit Bintang is anything but dull. Amongst the bevy of watering holes available here, there are a few establishments that stand out due to their unique concepts. Stand-up comedy, gay friendly parties, foreig”
  • 132 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“1 Utama is one of the most popular shopping centers in KL. It has over 650 stores and a variety of restaurants and entertainment outlets. Use grab car to reach here for about 20-25 min ( RM15)”
  • 85 locals recommend
Building
“The Petronas Towers, also known as the Petronas Twin Towers, are twin skyscrapers in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. According to the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat's official definition and ranking, they were the tallest buildings in the world from 1998 to 2004, until they were surpassed by Taipei 101. The Petronas Towers remain the tallest twin towers in the world. The buildings are a landmark of Kuala Lumpur, along with nearby Kuala Lumpur Tower; they remain the tallest buildings in Kuala Lumpur”
  • 116 locals recommend
Pedestrian Plaza
“Known as Chinatown in Malaysia. it is a large market that sold many cheap goods such as hand bags and shoes and there is many delicious food.”
  • 104 locals recommend
Field
“Merdeka Square is a square located in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. It is situated in front of the Sultan Abdul Samad Building. Literally Independence Square, it was formerly known as the Selangor Club Padang or simply the "Padang" and was used as the cricket green of the Selangor Club. It was here the Union Flag was lowered and the Malaysian flag hoisted for the first time at midnight on 31 August 1957. Since then, Merdeka Square has been the usual venue for the annual Merdeka Parade.”
  • 98 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“New Shopping mall, this area are recommed to shopper and mostly foods are located at this mall. For sports lover you may go to Distict 21 to challenge yourself.”
  • 64 locals recommend
Zoo
“The National Zoo is a zoo in Malaysia located on 110 acres of land in Ulu Klang, Gombak District, Selangor, Malaysia. It was officially opened on 14 November 1963 by the country's first prime minister, Tunku Abdul Rahman. The park is managed by a non-governmental organisation known as the Malaysian Zoological Society. For funding, Zoo Negara relies on gate collections and on support from donors and sponsors. Zoo Negara is home to 5137 animals of 476 different species. Over the years, the zoo has transformed itself to an open concept zoo with over 90% of its animals kept in spacious exhibits with landscape befitting its nature. Zoo Negara received MS ISO 9001:2008 certification in July 2007, and is a member of the South East Asian Zoos Association. The President and chairman of the zoo is Y. Bhg. Dato' Ismail Hutson.”
  • 40 locals recommend
Furniture / Home Store
“IKEA is a Scandinavian chain selling ready-to-assemble furniture, plus housewares, in a warehouse-like space at reasonable price. They also serve the best meatballs here. But please come early especially during weekends or school holidays as the restaurant will be packed with people during breakfast hours. The restaurant opens at 9am whilst the showroom opens at 9.30am. After breakfast, head over to the showroom to browse thru beautiful home furnishing items. For a peace of mind during shopping, parents can leave their kids safely at the Smaland .”
  • 46 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Shopping Mall
“This place offers different types of dinning from local cuisine to western and asian foods. All of the restaurants located in between two malls within the same street.”
  • 40 locals recommend
Bar
“For Hard Rock fans, to the left of this building 3 mins down the road you will come to Concorde Hotel where Hard Rock Cafe is located. sign up for Hard Rock email and start collecting points as you dine and shop there.”
  • 34 locals recommend
Hotel Bar
“Awesome place at night : views on Petronas, the design ... great stay for a drink”
  • 43 locals recommend
Night Club
“Beach Club is just 400m away from Park View Residence. It's one of the most popular club in Kuala Lumpur. They also serve food.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Malay Restaurant
“When Malaysian food is mentioned, the nasi lemak dish will always come up in conversation. It's usually crowded here but the search for a seat will be well worth it when you get to savour the taste of their fragant coconut rice, delicious sambal and well-fried chicken. You can even ask for a bit of squid sauce or "kuah sotong) for even more taste.”
  • 49 locals recommend
Café
“A special restaurant serving fusion western food which is similar to the local taste. Special food such as rendang stir fry pasta, nasi lemak waffle, grilled salmon with green curry gravy and etc.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
“Price is slightly expensive, but you can either chill by the bar or loose yourself on the dance floor. They serve ice cold beer with good snack choices. There are also hawker stalls at the sidewalk to satisfy your late night cravings.”
  • 24 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Located in Changkat Bukit Bintang for a fine dining experience you won't forget. Incorporates the idea of dining with new people in the dark and getting to know them through a friendly dinner and maybe more if you're lucky!”
  • 12 locals recommend

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