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Private Day Tour to Elephant Orphanage Sanctuary
"You will be picked up from your hotel in Kuala Lumpur at 9am and we will head to Kuala Gandah Pahang. The 2 hour drive from Kuala Lumpur will pass by the iconic Batu Caves in Gombak. Batu Caves is a massive limestone outcrop its interiors are home to a Hindu shrine lined with different deities. The shrine itself is located deep inside the high caverns which take 272 steps to reach. You will stop for 30 minutes for opportunity to take photo and you can also see many monkey in you will see some village homes winding roads and some stalls selling local fruits. We will stop for lunch at 12pm before enter the Kuala Gandah Elephant Sanctuary. You will take 5 minute walk to the elephant inclusion where five rehabilitated elephants are kept for visitors to feed.
From $100.00
 
Batu Caves and Temple Tour from Kuala Lumpur
"After pickup from your Kuala Lumpur hotel embark on your cultural exploration of Malaysia beginning with a short drive through this region's official Little India in Brickfields. What used to be a simple residential neighborhood just outside of Kuala Lumpur has now been transformed into a colorf arrive at Batu Caves a massive limestone outcrop with interiors housing a Hindu shrine lined with different deities. Before climbing the 272 steps up into the high caverns marvel at the impressive golden structure of Lord Murugan standing tall at 140 feet (43 meters). On the way up be greeted by mischievous little monkeys.Upon arrival at the top of the steps
From $31.00
 
Private Tour: Batu Caves and Temple Afternoon Tour from Kuala Lumpur
"After pickup from your Kuala Lumpur hotel take a short drive through the Brickfields neighborhood known as Little India. Explore this colorful community before continuing to the highlight of your tour spectacular Batu Caves. This massive limestone outcrop features an impressive cavernous interior home to figures of Hindu deities. You may see friendly monkeys hanging around the entrance before making your way up the 272 steps; it may be a feat but it's well worth it -- it's the surefire way to fully appreciate the temple in all its glory. Your guide will explain why many Hindus consider Batu Caves one of Malaysia's most sacred places.After your time here head to Gombak to visit a local arts and crafts center where you'll see the art of handmade batik silk design. You'll also watch a jewelry-making demonstration. Finally
From $45.00

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What you see inside the Temple Cave.

Inside the cave there are some different spots for ceremonies. There are always some priests to assist the devotees with their prayers. You can also see the thin layers of the limestone hanging from...
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Askla
Sep 13, 2015

Batu Caves Overview

The Batu Cave Complex was discovered by local malaysian chinese in the 1860's and mining was done and harvesting of guano (bat feces) also was done. In the 1890's a local Malaysian Indian named K....
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machomikemd
Jun 14, 2014

Batu Caves from Kuala Lumpur Tour or Transport

the Batu Caves is located about 13 kilometers north of the Golden Triangle of Kuala Lumpur (the modern City Center where Petronas Towers are located and also Known as KLCC, while dowtown is around the...
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machomikemd
Jun 13, 2014

Batu Caves Police Stand

Usually there is less police officers on duty unless during religion festival such as Thaipusam day when Batu caves would be crowded by Hindus religion people from all over Malaysia, and the visitors...
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DaHongHua
May 03, 2013

RM2 fee for the Car Park

To visit Batu Caves temple, visitor just have to pay the car parking fee if they are by car. If they are by bus, they are free to walk around unless they want to follow a show which they have to pay...
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DaHongHua
Apr 30, 2013

The Lord Murugan statue.

The statue is nearly 43 metres tall. It consists of 250 tonnes of concrete and metall bars, with a layer of 300 litres of gold painting on top. It was brought in place by means of a helicopter in...
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Askla
Nov 15, 2012
 
 
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Lord Murugan

Lord Murugan is the God of War in Tamil Hinduism. His weapons are bow and spear.He is son of Parvati, one of Shiva, the Destroyer's, wives. You mostly see Lord Murugan together with a peacock, which...
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Askla
May 26, 2009

Batu Caves...

Batu Caves is about 13 km from KL. Batu Caves consists of 3 main caves, the biggest is the Temple Cave.We have to climb up the 272 steps to reach the top !A visit to Batu Caves is a must while you...
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coceng
Mar 10, 2004

Batu Caves...

Batu Caves is about 13 km from KL. Batu Caves consists of 3 main caves, the biggest is the Temple Cave.We have to climb up the 272 steps to reach the top !A visit to Batu Caves is a must while you...
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coceng
Mar 10, 2004

Batu Caves...

Batu Caves is about 13 km from KL. Batu Caves consists of 3 main caves, the biggest is the Temple Cave.We have to climb up the 272 steps to reach the top !A visit to Batu Caves is a must while you...
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coceng
Mar 10, 2004

Batu Caves...

Batu Caves is about 13 km from KL. Batu Caves consists of 3 main caves, the biggest is the Temple Cave.We have to climb up the 272 steps to reach the top !A visit to Batu Caves is a must while you...
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coceng
Mar 10, 2004

Batu Caves...

Batu Caves is about 13 km from KL. Batu Caves consists of 3 main caves, the biggest is the Temple Cave.We have to climb up the 272 steps to reach the top !A visit to Batu Caves is a must while you...
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coceng
Mar 10, 2004

Batu Caves...

Batu Caves is about 13 km from KL. Batu Caves consists of 3 main caves, the biggest is the Temple Cave.We have to climb up the 272 steps to reach the top !A visit to Batu Caves is a must while you...
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coceng
Mar 10, 2004

Batu Caves...

Batu Caves is about 13 km from KL. Batu Caves consists of 3 main caves, the biggest is the Temple Cave.We have to climb up the 272 steps to reach the top !A visit to Batu Caves is a must while you...
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coceng
Mar 10, 2004

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Top Things to Do in Batu Caves

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272 steps

If you want to visit Batu Caves, the best day is on Thaipusam Celebration. You embark on the journey as early as 4pm-5pm (Thaipusam Celebration) and you'll see people starting to walk to the holy cave...
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Hindu Gods & Goddesses

one thing that I have noticed is that the Difference between the Balinese style of Hinduism from the Main Indian and Tamil Style of Hinduism is that the Balinese don't display many Hindu Gods and...
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"The Place That I Would Bring My friends To..."
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"Batu Caves - Must See"
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