The 88-storey Petronas Twin Towers, otherwise known as KLCC, among the world's tallest twin structures.
Located in the heart of the capital city, the crown of the Kuala Lumpur contains a complex of office buildings, conference halls, a sprawling park and an upmarket shopping complex.
Inspired by the geometric shape found in Islamic architecture, this gleaming mega-structure was designed by Argentinian-American architect Cesar Pelli.
Stretching out to one side of this architectural masterpiece is the spacious and beautifully landscaped KLCC Park.
Other attractions at KLCC are Suria Shopping Complex, Petronas Philharmonic Hall, Petrosains Science Centre, Petronas Art Gallery and Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, where The Aquaria Oceanarium is situated.
Kuala Lumpur Overview
Had "all the world tin, rubber are" the reputation of Kuala Lumpur is surrounded by mountains, the city built in 1860, in 1963 became the capital of the Federation of Malaysia. Former mining town, now skyscrapers, convenient transportation, trade heyday, dynamism, is Malaysia's political, economic, cultural and commercial center.
Kuala Lumpur, both modern metropolis style, there are some quaint charm, customs and traditions unique, multi-cultural dynamism. Its unique urban architecture, ancient and modern, East and West, all kinds of building mutual authentic.
Kuala Lumpur ASEAN cultural and commercial crossroads colored race with a different cultural beliefs come here, visitors will find here is an international city full of culture and customs, it is an open and inclusive windows. This city is nothing natural scenery, in addition to a number higher than Beijing's sky blue, if you only have a day or two, I do not recommend you go to Genting, Batu Caves such attractions, both delay time is not representative.
Area: 243 km2
Climate: In addition to the typhoon season from June to July, any time traveling to Kuala Lumpur are not much different. Kuala Lumpur land near the equator, has a tropical climate, hot and rainy throughout the year, hot and humid. However, larger temperature difference between day and night, hot during the day and cool at night into sharp contrast.
Kuala Lumpur into a diverse culture to a "World Architecture Expo." Full of modern skyscrapers tall lifter with Malay villas staggered stacked, Muslim architecture and Chinese architecture harmonious coexistence, merged into an exquisite blend of ancient and modern, Eastern and Western-style three-dimensional picture.
Local Islamic mosques everywhere, National Mosque, State Mosque is one of the best; many non-religious buildings, such as the High Court building is full of Islamic style, suggesting that Islam in the country's history and status.
Other religious buildings
Though not the congregation of believers in Islam, Buddhism, Hinduism and Christianity also play their city's influence, in accordance with their teachings and traditions to build temples and churches everywhere.
Chinese architecture mostly quiet, introverted, very few tall majestic eye-catching for. China Town is the focus of the Department of Chinese architecture, reflects the Chinese people's survival in the long roots here.
As long and magnificent era of the most prestigious train station, which is a wealthy English medieval castle-style buildings, is the most prominent British performance in Malaysia.
Kuala Lumpur's most famous 88-storey modern building of non-state oil company Petronas Towers Mo number, which is building momentum sharp Kuala Lumpur has become a new landmark. Islamic center design is quite different, both very modern, but also hidden ancient and mysterious symbols of Islam.
Must Try in KL
If a transit station in Kuala Lumpur but you can choose to take the sightseeing car tour in Kuala Lumpur, but also peace of mind and save time, but also watch most of the attractions.
Enjoy the night Petronas Towers, Petronas Twin Towers during the day is very atmospheric, but the night was not that big picture. When the bright lights, extremely romantic.
Visitors should not miss like the history of Malaysia National Museum, exhibits more unique soft Fo Lama in the 16th century where excavated 15th century Chinese porcelain and crafted specifically for Muslims Ming porcelain.
Malaysia white coffee tasting, bak kut teh and Hainanese chicken rice, Malay unique flavor, will journey considerably.
Shopping shopping is located in Kuala Lumpur is worth doing, shopping malls throughout, special discounts often, how can we not heart.
Many people came to Kuala Lumpur to turn, but in fact Kuala Lumpur is a city worth exploring, multi-ethnic culture to make Kuala Lumpur fun, stay a few days will be able to recognize the unique charm of the city: the city of many temples make Islam people feel peaceful; Indian street street fro Indians wrapped turbans, exotic; Chinatown Chinese architecture and spoke Mandarin Chinese, will make you feel very warm.