When you make a list of the best cities to visit in Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur should top the list. The capital of Malaysia with a modern skyline that is dominated by the massive Petronas Twin towers, Kuala Lumpur is technically the biggest city in Malaysia with a population exceeding 1 million. Half of the urban population of Malaysia resides in Kuala Lumpur and includes a diverse group of Tamilians, Malay, Indigenous and Chinese inhabitant.
Numerous mosques and temples reflect the true diversity of the city along with architectural structures and skyscrapers that leave you gasping. Tucked in the Klang Valley at the point where Klang and Gombak rivers converge, it is the most developed city in the country with the busiest international airport of Malaysia, The Kuala Lumpur International Airport. There are also landmarks in the city belonging to the British-colonial era like the Sultan Abdul Samad Building and the Kuala Lumpur Railway Station.
The temperature in Kuala Lumpur ranges between 26 to 30 degrees Celsius with humidity levels as high as 87percentage. Be it the food stalls, local markets, towers, skyscrapers or the mosques, Kuala Lumpur is the perfect destination for everyone.
Attractions: SkyTrex Adventure, Petronas Twin Towers, Menara KL Tower, Chinatown, Sunway Lagoon Theme Park, Aquaria KLCC, Batu Caves, Jalan Alor, Genting Highlands Theme Park, Little India.
Activities: Bird Watching, Shopping, Skydiving, Bungee Jumping, Canopy Walk, Rock Climbing, Microlight Flying, Firefly Tour, Helicopter Sightseeing, Genting Highland Skyway Cable Car.
Food: Marini's on 57, Troika Sky Dining, Thirty8, Enak Restaurant, Prego, Celestial Court, Marble 8 on 56, Nobu, Prime, Maison Francaise Restaurant.
Shopping: Mid Valley Megamall, Berjaya Times Square, Pavilion Kuala Lumpur, Petaling Street Market, Central Market, Royal Selangor, Plaza Lowyat, The Curve, Sunway Pyramid, Suria KLCC.
Nightlife: SkyBar, Dewan Filharmonik Petronas, Heli Lounge Bar, Zouk KL, Club Kyo, Under9, Play Club, Marini's on 57, Elysium Bar and Terrace, Changkat Bukit Bintang.