Top Things to do in Kuala Lumpur On Your First Visit

Kuala Lumpur city has been one of the most visited places in the world, and for good reason! The tall skyscrapers and the ingenious architecture are not the only things tourists look forward to seeing. There is a certain order that dominates Kuala Lumpur. It has allowed to combine modern architecture with their colonial inheritance, not to mention the natural formations and lush greenery that surrounds the city.

But for a first time visitor, you’re probably wondering where you should start exploring first. Here we list down the best places to start on your first Kuala Lumpur trip.

Batu Caves [image from www.thousandwonders.net]
Batu Caves [image from www.thousandwonders.net]
Batu Caves

Want to feel like Indiana Jones, but without the life-threatening stunts and evil minions chasing you around? Visit the labyrinthine wonders of the Batu Caves, located at the limestone outcrop just north of Kuala Lumpur. There is a temple that has existed for more than a hundred years that feature statues in and around the caves incorporated in a possibly 400-year old limestone.

Kuala Lumpur Bird Park

The Bird Park

It is within the Lake Gardens, a scenic setting that offers guests a dose of nature in the city. The Kuala Lumpur Bird Park has been described as the largest free-flight aviary where you can chase peacocks, pose with owls, feed ostriches, and just basically spend fun times up close with the birds.

Bukit Bintang

Bukit Bintang

A shopping and entertainment district in Kuala Lumpur, Bukit Bintang is the place where you can find reflexology parlors, hawker shops, restaurants, and shopping centres. Once you find yourself walking the streets of Bukit Bintang, you’ll understand why people flock its streets. You can to try out the delectable local dishes and countless bargain opportunities you might never find elsewhere.

Petronas Twin Towers

Petronas Twin Towers

And what would a Kuala Lumpur visit be without visiting its 88-storey twin towers, considered to be one of the tallest buildings in the world. When you visit the Petronas Twin Towers, you can spend time at the Suria KLCC Mall and their varied food courts, enjoy the music played by the Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra, or bask in a thrilling view at the Skybridge.

No Black Tie

No Black Tie

A jazz bar institution in Kuala Lumpur, the No Black Tie has not only attracted tourists with the performances hosted, but international artists as well. They also feature different genres of music and art, most notably, spoken word poetry.

To save you the trouble of finding an affordable hotel accommodation, choose Bintang Warisan Hotel. Visit their website and check out discount promos and unique hotel deals that will surely  take the budget burden off of your shoulders.

Kuala Lumpur is one of the liveliest cities in the world,and the destinations listed here will give you glimpses of the many things the city can offer you on your first visit. So get packing and prepare to explore Kuala Lumpur city.