Currently the world’s tallest two freestanding towers, the 88-storey Petronas Twin Towers soars to a dizzying height of 452m above the city skyline.
KUALA LUMPUR CITY CENTER (KLCC) PARK
The 20 hectare park just outside the Petronas Twin Towers is a beautiful mosaic of a peaceful garden offering visitors a reprieve from the city’s hustle and bustle. It is a popular spot with tourists and locals alike especially during weekends.
MENARA KUALA LUMPUR
Situated atop Bukit Nanas Forest Reserve in the heart of KL district, this 421m high concrete tower is Asia’s tallest and the fourth tallest in the world. The tower also serves as a transmission station for telecommunications, radio and television.
Located on the fringe of the Kuala Lumpur Lake Gardens, the National Museum serves as the principle museum in the country.
Located along Jalan Hang Kasturi, a few minutes away from Petaling Stree, Central Market was built in 1888 as a wet market. It has since been classified as a Heritage Site by the Malaysian Heritage Society and it is now a tourist landmark displaying a wide variety of Malaysian arts, crafts and attractive souvenirs.
The official residence of His Majesty, the Yang Di Pertuan Agong, the King of Malaysia and Raja Permaisuri Agong, the Queen of Malaysia. It is located on a hillock at Jalan Istana, just outside the city center.
SULTAN ABDUL SAMAD BUILDING
This Moorish-inspired building is topped by a shiny copper dome and a 40m high clock tower. This major landmark serves as the backdrop for important events such as the National Day Parade on August 31.