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Private Tour: KL Tower Revolving Restaurant Buffet Dinner and Central Market Night Tour
"After pickup by private vehichle from your Kuala Lumpur hotel start the evening with a guided stroll around Kuala Lumpur's famous Central Market where you’ll find a wide selection of Malaysian handicrafts and souvenirs on display. This is the place to have your portrait sketched by local artists in less than 15 minutes.After your visit you’ll be driven to the most imposing landmark in the city the KL Tower. At 1380 feet (421 meters) it ranks as the tallest tower in Asia. Here
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Kuala Lumpur Self-Guided Audio Tour
"Enjoy the magical city of Kuala Lumpur where many cultures and religions can be found. This self-guided audio tour will take you through the city where you will see the amazing Masjid Jamek Mosque and the impressive Sri Mahamariamman Temple. You will also see the Sultan Abdul Samad Bu Bukit Bintang the Lake Gardens Chinatown Chan See Shu Yuen Temple Central Market
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Kuala Lumpur Self-Guided Audio Tour
"Enjoy the magical city of Kuala Lumpur where many cultures and religions can be found. This self-guided audio tour will take you through the city where you will see the amazing Masjid Jamek Mosque and the impressive Sri Mahamariamman Temple. You will also see the Sultan Abdul Samad Bu Bukit Bintang the Lake Gardens Chinatown Chan See Shu Yuen Temple Central Market
From $20.00

Central Market Tips (49)

Central Market

Yes, KL is one of the city of merchants in South East Asia, where you can find spots to satisfy your shopping lust. But, if you are in KL, spare your time to visit Central Market. This is still...
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Rinjani
Sep 08, 2006

Visit the Central Market

The Central Market is hosted in a huge art deco building surrounded by a pedestrian area in the very heart of the city. Most of the stalls are currently selling art and crafts, but it was anyway...
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DanielF
Aug 17, 2006

Visit Central Market

This is a great place to visit for the day. I've included pix inside so you get an idea of what to expect. This market is great place to get out of the heat for a while since its airconditioned. There...
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makiro
Jun 20, 2006

Swap meat Malaysia style

In the central markets you can find a wide selection of goods from expensive pottery to secondhand goods. We brought a few nice nick nacks here, although we saw them in Australian shops when we got...
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hennanights
May 15, 2006

Central Markets - touristy trinkits

It's not only the cheap Chinese imports, there's also many examples of local crafts and art.You can buy a didgeridoo if you're not heading for Australia or a Malaysian made (beware of the Chinese...
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ogb4619
Nov 22, 2005

Shop at Central Market

A lot of souvenirs and local handicrafts are sold here. You can haggle your way until your desired price, if you're lucky. You can also take a break (cold coffee or fruit drinks) at My Friend Cafe...
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iris_e
Jun 10, 2005

Central market

Do u know that it use to be a WET market... But now its a must visit place for the tourist to get souviniers and also any other stuffs... periodically there are prformances demonstration around and...
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Kaynisa
May 17, 2005

The Central Market: Shop under air-conned comfort

Folks wishing to shop in comfort, this is the place to be. There are plenty of stalls selling stuff from ethnic clothings, arts and crafts, souvenirs, ethnic food, to furnitures etc all under one...
xuessium
Apr 23, 2005

Central Market.

This is one of my favourite place to visit while in KL. I love to watch the artist draw potrait as well as look at the various arts and crafts on offer.About fifty years ago this was a wet market but...
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Robdaz
Mar 12, 2005

China Town

China Town or Petaling Street as it is properly known offers a very different character. It is a colourful street with plenty of shops, restaurants and street hawkers. Regional Chinese cuisine can be...
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MikeAtSea
Dec 23, 2004

CENTRAL MARKET

a great place to shop, we loved the Art Deco features of the central marketit has been repainted and renovated not long agothe market now houses many different sorts of stalls and you can find...
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BerniShand
Dec 20, 2004

Makcik kat Central Market

Malay lady busy calling her friend or family at Central Market, she has no time to care anybody beside her, what an opportunity to snap her for VT. Nowadays you get many chances where photos has...
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l_joo
Dec 04, 2004
 
 
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Things to Do Near Central Market

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Sin Sze Si Ya Temple

This, the oldest, and has to be the one with the most character, temple in Chinatown is a delight to visit. You are made very welcome, no entrance fee, and you can smell the history here. It was...
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Sri Mahamariamman Indian Temple

Indians are Malaysia's third ethnic group, after Malay and Chinese, and make up a good ten percent of Kuala Lumpur's population. This Hindu temple, like the temple in Singapore which it closely...
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Chinatown - Petaling Street

Chinatown is the original commercial centre of Kuala Lumpur. Traders first set up here in the 1880’s Chinatown in Kuala Lumpur is not as large as other major cities in Asia, but it is very lively and...
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Railway Station

A fading transport hub and one of Asia's most impressive train stations, this is one stop you should make even if you don't need to. The fact that it's within walking distance of the National Mosque,...
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Sultan Abdul Samad Building

Hidden far away from Kuala Lumpur's new city centre, the Sultan Abdul Samad Building stands proudly over Independence Square, and ignores the towering glass and steel that grows behind its back, day...
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National Mosque - Masjid Negara

Near KL station and the Islamic Arts Museum and the Bird Park is the National Mosque. Non-Muslims are welcome to enter, and entry is free of charge, but a dress code must be observed. Male and female...
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Getting to Central Market

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Jalan Hang Kasturi

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  • Sunday 10:00 to 22:00
  • Monday 10:00 to 22:00
  • Tuesday 10:00 to 22:00
  • Wednesday 10:00 to 22:00
  • Thursday 10:00 to 22:00
  • Friday 10:00 to 22:00
  • Saturday 10:00 to 22:00

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