A TOUR TO DISCOVER KUALA LUMPUR'S HISTORICAL AND CULTURAL HERITAGE

  • Port

    Klang

  • Level of difficulties

    Moderate

  • Type

    Cultural, Shopping

  • Price

    Adults

    USD72.0

  • Duration in hours

    6.0

  • Shore excursion code

    6095

Description

An interesting tour to discover the ancient gems of Kuala Lumpur such as Chinatown and glorious colonial settlements.



What we will see
  • Teh Tarik
  • Independence Square, Sultan Abdul Samad building, Royal Selangor Club, Flag Pole
  • Benteng, Jamek Mosque
  • Chinatown, Millionaire's Square, Sin Sze Si Ya Temple, Central Market, Sri Mahamariamman Temple
  • KL Tower with panoramic view
  • Petronas Twin Towers


What we will do

This extensive tour to discover the colonial past of Kuala Lumpur and its rich architectural and cultural heritage takes us to significant places of historic importance, such as the place where the first colonialists disembarked along the river bank, Chinatown, the Central Market, the seat of the British Government, the Old Tudor Cricket Club, the Anglican Cathedral and much more.

In addition, we have the chance to witness the preparation of “Teh Tarik” (a pulled tea prepared by pouring the beverage from one cup to another) and of the famous tasty Malaysian fritters.

Our excursion starts in Independence Square, from where we will reach the Sultan Abdul Samad building.

We then continue to the Royal Selangor Club and the Flag Pole.

We will also observe authentic examples of Malaysian architecture near the National Museum and the Anglican Cathedral.

Afterwards, our tour takes us to Benteng, i.e. the place where the Kelang and Gombak rivers meet.

We stop not far from the Jamek Mosque for some photos and enjoy the magnificent view from the bridge.

We then enter Chinatown, where we can admire Millionaire’s Square, the Sin Sze Si Ya Temple and the Central Market, where we enjoy a refreshing drink, as well as the Sri Mahamariamman Temple.

Then we will head to the KL Tower, where we can enjoy a fantastic view of the city.

Finally, our coach takes us to the Petronas Twin Towers for some photos.


What you need to know

Comfortable walking shoes and casual clothing are recommended in addition to a hat for protection from the sun during the walk in the city centre.

The coach transfer from Port Klang to Kuala Lumpur takes approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes.

We recommend that you book early because only a limited number of places are available.

This excursion is not recommended for guests with mobility problems.