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Kuala Lumpur City Highlights Tour
"Perfect for first-time visitors this three-hour tour provides a comprehensive introduction to Kuala Lumpur's famous sights leaving you with a knowledgeable base for exploring the city at your leisure. Meet your local guide upon pickup from your city hotel in the morning or afternoon and embark on your narrated tour by comfortable coach.Head to multiple Kuala Lumpur attractions making photo stops at the King's Palace — a symbol of Malaysian sovereignty — as well as Merdeka Square (aka Independence Square) which features a panorama of fascinating buildings in an array of architectural styles. Your guide offers informative commentary on the city’s growing skyline whose ultra-modern structures tower above edifices with Indo-Moorish influence. Gaze up at the Islamic geometric patterns on the 88-story Petronas Twin Towers
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Half-Day Private Kuala Lumpur City Tour
"Join this half-day private tour to experience the local lifestyle culture and learn some history in Kuala Lumpur Malaysia. Chinatown Kuala Lumpur is the oldest Chinese settlement in Kuala Lumpur. Divided by three parallel streets Chinatown is well known for street food daily wears and places of worship. Brick fields is the oldest Indian settlement in Kuala Lumpur and even though it is occupied by local Indians Hinduism is not the only religion being practiced in this settlement. Ideal location for almost everything Indian.Istana Negara (Gates of The Kings Palace)
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Best of Kuala Lumpur City Tour Including National Museum and National Monument
"Begin your half-day tour of Kuala Lumpur with pickup from your hotel. Aboard a comfortable coach you’ll discover how despite Malaysia’s rapid development this capital city has retained its old-world charm as seen in its skyline that blends old and new influences. Pass old buildings whose Indo-Moorish architecture reflects Malaysia's colonial days. You'll notice a stark contrast between these sites and the modern edifices of contemporary skyscraper two of the tallest buildings in the world! Make your first photo stop here and marvel at the grandeur of this world-renowned landmark.Head to the Kuala Lumpur Craft Centre to browse cultural exhibits showcasing Malaysian handicrafts from batik (dyed cloth) and rattan (a type of palm) displaying traditional motifs to baskets and pottery carved with tiny intricacies. Then
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Royal Palace - Istana Negara Tips (36)

No entry!

As the title suggests, the Palace grounds is off limits to tourists. We can hardly see the palace from outside the gate, so most tourists would rather take photo with the palace guards outside the...
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choleross
Sep 08, 2005

Royal Palace

We drove past the palace and I asked Lawrence our tour guide to stop so that I could take a photo and maybe go for a quick cuppa tea with the King, but they would not let me past the gate. The guard...
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mvtouring
Jul 19, 2004

National Palace

Istana Negara (National Palace) built upon a hill near downtown Kuala Lumpur, is the official residence of the Yang DiPertuan Agong (The King). The Islamic architecture of the palace and its scenic...
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beautyinheart
Feb 18, 2004

Istana Negara

Malaysia has 9 Sultans and 1 of them will be the King for 5 years. If he would like to be a King again then he will wait for another 45 years. Istana Negara is the official residence of the Yang...
yen_2
Jul 27, 2003

Istana Negara

The official residence of the Yang Di-Pertuan Agong (The King), located on a hillock at Jalan Istana. The palace is surrounded by green lawns, ponds and trees. On ceremonial occasions, the palace and...
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Imbi
Jan 10, 2003

Istana Negara

The Istana Negara is the official residence of the King of Malaysia. It is located on the green grassy slopes of Bukit Petaling overlooking the Klang River along Jalan Syed Putra.
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robertgaz
Apr 21, 2008

The King´s Palace

You can take a look at the huge area of the king´s palace - visiting is not possible as far as I know. But it is said that there is a new Palace planed by the king.
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tremendopunto
Mar 21, 2008

Istana negara,Royal Palace

Istana Negara is the official residence of His Majesty, the Yang diPertuan Agung (the King of Malaysia).
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DunaKal
Jun 25, 2004

Royal Palace

You can see the Royal Guards dressing with the Malay costumes and British ones. No entry fees. Usually this tour is arranged within a city tour for 3 hours. Check with your hotel tour organizer.
Manyana
Mar 10, 2004

The Royal Palace

For a stop of about 10 minutes, you can see the Royal Palace with its bigs gardens, in your way to other spot of KL
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diageva
Nov 19, 2003

The Royal Palace

One doesn't get further than the entrance gates but it is part of the ½ day trip and well worth seeing if in the vicinity.
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glennkasner
Oct 28, 2003

Istana Negara (royal palace)

The official residence of His Majesty, the Yang di Pertuan Agong, the King of Malaysia. Visitors can witness the changing of the guards daily.
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sunnywong
Dec 05, 2002
 
 
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Things to Do Near Royal Palace - Istana Negara

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Sungei Wang Plaza

- u need to come to this mall as most of the things here are very hip! not the prada or LV that kind of hip but the brandless clothes which teenagers or young ppl like to buy. u can find some of the...
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Kuala Lumpur City Centre (KLCC)

Travel with a dollar One dollar travel is possible. Believe me! There is a thing known as Currency Exchange Leverage. When I was in the UK, I used to enjoy the leverage of the British Pound’s...
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Butterfly Park

Kuala Lumpur Butterfly Park is so beautiful place to visit. According to our tour guide there are more than 15,000 plants to give it the look and feel of a real rainforest. And there are nearly 6,000...
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Deer Park

The Lake Gardens are home to the Bird Park, Butterfly Park, Orchid Garden and Deer Park. The Deer park is the only one with free entrance so if you are on a budget it's nice to fit this ion with one...
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Dayabumi Building

The Dayabumi Complex is one of the major landmarks of Kuala Lumpur and was built on land that was previously the site of the Malayan Railway workshops and depots from the 1900s until 1981....
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Merdeka Square

I had read a little about Dataran Merdeka, or Independence Square, also called Merdeka Square before arriving, and put it on my list of places to visit. My accommodation, Hotel Maison Boutique in...
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Getting to Royal Palace - Istana Negara

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Jalan Istana, 50490 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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