Putrajaya Travel Guide

  • A Sanctuary For Many Species of Birds
    A Sanctuary For Many Species of Birds
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Putrajaya Things to Do

  • Putrajaya

    Putrajaya is a planned city, located 25 km south of Kuala Lumpur that serves as the federal administrative centre of Malaysia. The seat of government was shifted in 1999 from Kuala Lumpur to Putrajaya, due to the overcrowding and congestion in the Kuala Lumpur areasThe Perdana Putra is the building which houses the office complex of the Prime...

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  • Putra bridge

    Putra Bridge, the main bridge in Putrajaya, is said to be similar to Khaju Bridge in Esfahan, Iran. The Bridge is considered the most prestigious and important bridge in Putrajaya as it connects the Government Precinct to the Mixed Development Precinct and links Putra Square with the Boulevard. It was constructed in 2000, and has a span of 435...

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  • Palace

    Darul Ehsan Palace is the weekend palace of the Sultan of Selangor (Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah).On my boat tour, I had a good view of this huge grey tudor style mansion beside Putrajaya Lake which was built in the year 2000. The Palace is 6 stories high and has lifts and guarded private spaces, personal library and Grand Lobby (the floor covered...

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  • MERCU TANDA

    Mercu Tanda is a landmark in Putrajaya located on the site of where the federal administrative centre was established in 1995. This landmark is often described as a Wizard's Hat. On taking a look at this 78 metres high pyramid, the description could fit. There is a time capsule in front of this monument that contains official documents on the...

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  • CRUISE TASIK

    The cruise is a good way to see the sights from the water. I enjoyed the slower pace of the traditional boat and the views from the water. The Boatman pointed out important sights and told me information about them.I found it a very enjoyable cruise on a hot day. My choice was the gondola like "dondang sayang" which cost 20mr and lasted for...

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  • PERDANA PUTRA

    The Perdana Putra complex is next to the Putra Mosque. This building houses the offices of the Prime Minister, the Deputy Prime Minister, as well as several other ministerial departments.It is a distinctive landmark of Putrajaya, having a green roof and an onion-shaped glazed mosaic main dome which is surrounded by four smaller domes.Wrought iron...

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  • SELERA PUTRA AND SOUQ

    Selera Putra is a food outlet court, located down the lower level of Dataran Putra fronting Putrajaya Lake, next to Putra Mosque. The food hall gives you the choice of international and local food. There is plenty of seating as 800 diners can be accommodated at one time. You can choose between air-conditioned indoors or outdoors by the gorgeous...

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  • Putra Mosque

    This is a beautiful mosque built out of rose tinted granite, it has a central asian Islamic design with a distinctive Persian dome. The mosque consists of three main functional areas - the prayer hall, the courtyard, and various learning facilities and function rooms. The Prayer Hall is simple and elegant and is supported by 12 columns while the...

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  • Perdana Putra

    As Putrajaya is the administrative complex of the Federal Goverment of Malaysia, the Perdana Putra is the most important building in Pj as it houses mainly the Prime Minister's office. Located at 50 metres above sea-level, the building has a commending view of Pj and overlooks the Putrajaya Lake. The natural stone clad building with its green...

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Putrajaya Restaurants

  • Selera Putra

    Located at the Promenade of Dataran Putra, Selera Putra is where visitors can sample an array of food, ranging from local favourites to fast food, and both Western and Asian delights. The food court which is flanked by Masjid Putra, offers a wide variety of international and local delights and can accomodate 800 diners at any one time. It offers...

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  • Putrajaya Seafood Restaurant

    Very nice location at the lake, at Botanical Garden in Putrajaya.Excellent food and service.For example:fried egg foo yong (with shrimps) RM 15asparagus with garlic RM 15rice RM 1jasmine tea RM 3(+ 15 %)

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  • Cosmopolitan Dining in Putrajaya

    Selera Putra food hall is located at the Sisiran Putrajaya, Putra Square in Presint 1. It offers a wide variety of international and local delights to tempt your palate. The diners have a choice of ambience - either the spacious, air-conditioned indoors or outdoors by the tranquil lake. Not just food, the clients will also find myNEWS.com - a...

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  • Varieties of Local and International...

    The food court is located at the junction of Jalan P8 and Jalan P8C, within the vicinity of the other public amenities namely the smart school, neighbourhood learning centre, residential and commercial units. A total of 15 units of stalls, offering a wide variety of food in operation at the food court, the first neighbourhood food court in...

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  • Seafood in Putrajaya

    Set at the end of a sheltered wooden path, right beside the Putrajaya Lake, Putrajaya Seafood Restaurant embraces resort style dining in Polynesian architecture amidst the lush greenery of the Botanic Garden.Putrajaya Seafood Restaurant offers al-fresco dining by the lake and indoor dining as well as steamboat and barbeque dining packages in...

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  • U must go!

    Cosmopolitan dining in Putrajaya comes in the form of the Selera Putra food hall which is located at the Sisiran Putrajaya, Dataran Putra in Presint 1. The food hall which is flanked by Masjid Putra, offers a wide variety of international and local delights to tempt your palate. The food court can accomodate 800 diners at any one time.The diners...

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Putrajaya Nightlife

  • Live Music at Alamanda

    Live Music @ Esplenade was introduced to draw more youths and families to the fountain area at the Alamanda shopping mall as an added attraction. Bands perform from 8pm - 10pm on Fridays and Saturdays and 5pm - 7pm on Sundays with brief intervals. All performances are free. Alamanda is featuring a new group every month, so if you are an avid live...

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  • Where The Night Life >?

    They complain there is no night life to talk about in Putrajaya. Such a dull place, even with all the lights at night.Sort of a ghost town ?Maybe it will improve in the months ahead.Stay tuned !

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  • Putrajaya Hotels

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Putrajaya Transportation

  • TAXI

    When I arrived at the Train Station, I needed a Taxi to take me to the Mosque.What I thought was good was I had to buy a coupon from a counter and give the Coupon to the taxi driver. Later, I hired a taxi to take me sightseeing to the main Tourist sights. This starts from RM30/hour, or negotiate with the driver which is what I did.Why I used a Taxi...

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  • NadiPutra bus

    The NadiPutra buses provide the feeder bus services for commuting within Putrajaya and Cyberjaya’s Persiaran Multimedia. For commuters comming from KL by the KLIA Transit Train, they can board the feeder bus No. 300 from the KLIA Transit's Putrajaya Cyberjaya station (also known as Western Transport Terminal - WTT) to go to Putrajaya's downtown...

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  • KLIA Transit

    KLIA Transit train is a rapid transit service designed specially for commuters and airport personnel travelling between KL International Airport and KL Sentral, with three quick intermediate stops along key townships along the route - Bandar Tasik Selatan, Putrajaya Cyberjaya and Salak Tinggi. Journey from KL Sentral to Putrajaya Cyberjaya takes...

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Putrajaya Shopping

  • Bazaar style shopping

    Souq is an Arabian word thats is used to describe a market place, bazaar or a street of small stalls. As its name suggest, Souq Putrajaya operates as a bazaar style shopping place. This business district provides an avenue for shopkeepers to exchange or sell their goods that range from domestic items to light home-based industry such as jewellery,...

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  • Alamanda Putrajaya

    Alamanda Putrajaya is the first shopping centre built in Putrajaya, Malaysia. The Alamanda Putrajaya mall, located in Precinct 1, costs about RM 380 million (USD 100 million) to build and was first opened at the end of August 2004.

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  • The First and Biggest Shopping Mall in...

    Alamanda is Putrajaya's first shopping centre. The Alamanda Putrajaya mall is located in Precint 1 and opened in end August 2004. The shopping centre have a variety of shops, restaurants, bowling alleys, movie theatres and a food court. A unique feature is that it is designed with two levels to allow even distribution and smooth flow of shoppers...

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Putrajaya Local Customs

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    by SLLiew Updated Jan 6, 2008

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    Putrajaya was created from land ceded by the State of Selangor in 1995.

    It is the third Federal Territory after Kuala Lumpur and Labuan.

    Besides the National holidays, there is an additonal holiday observed in Putraya.

    1 February 2008 Federal Territory Day

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Putrajaya Tourist Traps

  • Mundo Authentico - will hold you hostage...

    This store offers free rides from the hotel to their location, the problem lies in what happens once you are there and want to leave. The place is a guarded by security personnel carrying shotguns which will not let you leave the complex. I was forced to wait almost 2 hours before I could leave (always hearing that the drivers would be ready in a...

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  • Aware With Taxi Charge

    Hi,Make sure the taxi driver use the meter. If its not, they will charge you by themselves. They will charge you with a higher price. If you have been charge for a high price, just take the taxi number, and you may report to the malaysian enforcer such as police or LPKP

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  • The food may be a bit expensive

    I bought an ice cream cone which cost RM2.80. It was certainly not worth the money. In the past I have also bought some of the corn. The food does not taste great and is overpriced. I would probably bring my own the next time.

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Putrajaya Off The Beaten Path

  • Man-made Putra Lake

    During my Putrajaya visit, I remember myself being awed and wowed at its beautiful sorroundings, especially the landscaped sorroundings and the modern architecture official buildings. This man-made lake, to me it seemed like its just an ordinary lake. But, seeing the dead Manila river back home, I suddenly realized and marveled at the beauty and...

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  • Landscaped Mountain Slope

    Riding up to the PICC, I was able to catch the view of this beautifully and attractively landscaped slope of the hill where the PICC is situated. It features flowers of different colors.

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  • pasar ramadhan

    i was there during the ramadhan month.we visited the pasar ramadhan where people selling food for breaking fast.i love the place, you can find all kind of yummy food and drinks with affordable price.and also very interesting place to take pictures of all kind of interesting food.no regret to visit it at all

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Putrajaya Favorites

  • Wear that robe and headcover!

    In Malaysia, women are free to choose whether or not they wear a headscarf except when entering a mosque, where women must absolutely have their heads covered. This applies to Muslim and non-Muslim women. In the Pink Mosque at Putrajaya, they have very thoughtfully set a small stall at the entrance where women whose heads are uncovered, can just...

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  • Putra Mosque

    Situated next to a lake, it incorporates Islamic architecture from countries such as Turkmenistan, Kazakhstan and Morocco. The mosque can accommodate 15,000 people (and yet it still overflows with people during Friday prayers...). Based on Central Asian Islamic design with a distinctive Persian dome and a 116 metres minaret, this mosque was...

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  • Putrajaya Lake Club

    A recreation club complete with a restaurant, swimming pool, meeting room and water recreation facilities such as canoeing and sailing. You can also indulge in local coffee by the serene Putrajaya Lake at the Putra Klasik Cafe.

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