Kuala Lumpur City Centre (KLCC) is located in around Jalan Ampang, Jalan P. Ramlee, Jalan Binjai, Jalan Kia Peng and Jalan Pinang which is 100-acre land area and home to some of the most popular landmarks in Malaysia. KLCC is considered as one the famous tourist spots in Malaysia which gives verities of experience to the tourist like dining, sightseeing, nightlife, shopping and entertainment. Simply, it is described as ‘A City Within A City’ due to the myriad of interesting attractions it provides to the tourist. In KLCC, there are few places where as a tourist you should explore in Kuala Lumpur and we going to see those places from here.
It is the twin skyscrapers in Kuala Lumpur comprises of 88-storey which is considered as a tallest twin buildings in the world. Petronas Towers was also considered as a tallest building in the world from 1998 to 2004. This iconic towers in Kuala Lumpur are the major tourist attraction in Malaysia which is popularly known as 'Jewel of KL'. Tower One is fully occupied by the Malaysian state oil company Petronas, and its subsidiaries and associate companies while the Tower Two is mostly taken up by multinational companies such as Accenture, Al-Jazeera, Barclays Capital, Bloomberg, Boeing, WIPRO Limited, TCS, HCL , IBM, McKinsey & Co., Huawei Technologies, AVEVA, Microsoft, v Khazanah Nasional Berhad, Reuters and more. Level 86 in Petronas Twin Towers has an observation deck, where visitors can get a chance to take close-up view another tower of Petronas. To visit Petronas Towers, visitors must have to purchase the tickets which can be purchase either via online web portal or at the counter. The towers also feature a double decker skybridge connecting the two towers on the 41st and 42nd floors, which is the highest 2-story bridge in the world. But to enter into these Skybridge the visitors have to purchase a separate tickets where only 1000 people per day is allowed. Jewel of KL (Petronas Towers) is must visit spot in Malaysia that shouldn't be missed on your trip!
This is a 20 hectares public park which can be easily found right out of the Petronas Twin Towers is the spacious and beautifully landscaped KLCC Park this is also very adjacent to Suria KLCC. The park was designed by the Brazilian architect, the late Roberto Burle Marx. There are around 1,900 trees and 74 different species of plants can be seen in this park which simultaneously attracts many birds to this park. The park has been designed to provide greenery to Petronas Twin Towers and the areas surrounding it. KLCC Park features of Jogging Track (1.3 km long), Foot Path or Walking Path, Lake Symphony (10,000sqm manmade lake popular among kids as it shoot water up to a height of 42m. Even it has a daily water shows occur at noon and in the evenings), Children Playground with a public pool and As Syakirin Mosque (A mosque with 21 hectares and two-storey which can accommodate more than 10,000 people, a good photogenic spot with excellent architecture). These are all the highlights of this KLCC Park, a wonderful place where you kids would love to spend their time. Even you can see many locals and international tourist are also spending their time in KLCC Park.
It is a luxurious mall and Malaysia's premier shopping destination located at Kuala Lumpur at the foot of Petronas Twin Towers, with a six-storey mall and over 320 stores where it offers an array of goods and services to please and pamper the needs of shoppers, from fashion, entertainment, arts & culture to local delicacies and international gourmets. Suria KLCC houses many products of top international brands, a 12-screen movie theatre, an art gallery, Petrosains The Discovery Centre and even more interesting places. It is mainly caters to middle and upper class Malaysians and to tourists even window shopper are also welcomed. The Mall is divided into three sections: 'Ampang Mall', 'Park Mall' and the new 'Ramlee Mall' and the mall comprises of 'six storey' and they are The Concourse Level (is where you will find banks, local restaurants, fast food chains and supermarkets), The Ground and First Floors (house a variety of high end designer stores), The Second Floor (has an array of local boutiques), The Third Floor (has stores that target a teenage demographic) and The Fourth Floor (has a variety of restaurants for those who do not want to hit the food courts).Few stores like Isetan supermarket, Kinokuniya, Bershaka, Sephora, Uniqlo are some of the popular stores in Suria KLCC where many tourist would like to purchase or atleast just they'll go for a windows shopping. Similarly, Suria KLCC has plenty of stores at here for the shoppers probably these numerous stores might be feast for shoppers. Petrosains 'The Discovery Centre' is one of the notable spot in Suria KLCC where this is a place for interactive science discovery center located on the fourth floor of Suria KLCC which is of 7,000sqm space. The complex is largely dedicated to the field of petroleum science and presents science and technology in a fun and entertaining way. If you bring you kids here they might enjoy and learn from all the fun-filled activities performed at here. Surely they might take some knowledge when you leave from Petrosains. Suria KLCC is considered as one of the busiest malls in Malaysia also one of the main tourist spots in Kaula Lumpur. Click here to view the map of Suria KLCC
KUALA LUMPUR CONVENTION CENTRE (KLCC)
It is a famous convention and exhibition center in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia known as KLCC, ideal for hosting seminars, tradeshows, exhibitions, conferences meetings and entertainment. It was also won several awards such as, Best Exhibition and Convention Centre in Asia (2007 & 2008), Best Exhibition and Convention Centre in Asia (2007-2008), Best Convention Centre in Asia (2009) & Best MICE Sales Team (Joint third) (2009) and recently it hosted 128th IOC Session in 2015. The Centre, comprising of a Grand Ballroom which seats 2,000 diners, Exhibition Halls, a Banquet Hall for 500, two auditoria (seating 3,000 and 500 respectively), a Conference Hall for 1,800 and 20 other meeting rooms, provides 20,059 sq meters of function space in the heart of Kuala Lumpur. Aquaria KLCC on the concourse level of the KL Convention Centre is a very interesting place where you can explore the marine life that shouldn't be missed. Visitors can also find Restaurants, Starbucks Coffee, a famous Skybar Kuala Lumpur and various eateries with a wide variety of different cuisines. If you are planning to visit the KLCC then Tourism Square advice you to check online to see if an event you're interested coincides with your date of travel. Click below to check the calendar events of KLCC.
It is an oceanarium and a famous tourist spots in Kaula Lampur City Center which is located beneath Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre. It features 60,000 square feet space and a 90-metre (300 ft.) underwater tunnel. This aquarium showcases over 5,000 land and aquatic animals from Malaysia and around the world like lethal sea snakes, seahorses, blue rays, tiger sharks, bright coral fish and more. It also features exhibits like Piranha Tank, Amazon Flooded Forest, Neptune's Garden, The Stream, Gene Pool and more. Aquaria KLCC also host programs like Cage Rage, Sleep with Sharks, Birthday Party, Marriage Proposal and Dive with Sharks where visitors can take part in it. If you get to Aquaria KLCC along with your kids then they will definitely have an unforgettable time.
KUALA LUMPUR TOWER (OR) MENARA KUALA LUMPUR
It is a 7th tallest freestanding tower in the world with a height of 421 m which is opened to the public. Similar to the Petronas Towers, Menara Kaula Lampur is also considered as Malaysia’s most recognizable and popular landmarks. It is also being used for communication purposes (which features an antennas at the height of 421m). The roof of the tower is at 335m and the lift takes only 54 secs going up to the observation deck and takes 52 secs to come down. Tourists who visiting the top of the KL Tower will get a chance to have a picturesque 360-degree view of the city also it features a 'Atmosphere 360 Revolving Restaurant' that serves local and western cuisine, definitely you'll be having an amazing time at this restaurant.