Malaysia’s capital city, Kuala Lumpur, is a feast for all the senses. The streets are lined with delicious street food, historic monuments, and bustling markets. Banyan trees contrast against the colourful city. It’s a vibrant place with iconic views. Events and conferences held here are sure to be unforgettable.
Things to Do and Places to Visit
Kuala Lumpur is a city best explored on foot. Discover the city’s best dining spots that beckon you with the aroma of freshly cooked food and refreshing cool drinks. Find creative contemporary-art and design, an ambitious riverbank-regeneration project, and stunning architecture. In a city so full of culture, you’re never far from something to do, such as:
Petronas Towers: These identical twin towers rise up from the Kuala Lumpur skyline; the views from the top are astounding
Islamic Arts Museum: This beautiful museum showcases Islamic decorative arts from around the globe
The Lake Gardens: This is Kuala Lumpur’s largest green space, and you can spend the better part of a day exploring the landscaped parks
Jalan Alor: Kuala Lumpur’s biggest collection of roadside restaurants and street food vendors can be found along Jln Alor
Pavilion KL: Sets the gold standard in Kuala Lumpur’s shopping scene
Kuala Lumpur is a busy city and traffic is common, but with an extensive network of buses, light rail commuter trains, and taxis, getting around the city is easy.
“Malaysia is a country unlike any other: Full of promise and fragility. Its history, cultural and religious diversity make it a rich, compelling and surprising land.”
Kuala Lumpur is a major business and international events destination. The city is steeped in multicultural diversity and features a multitude of venues. Exciting travel experiences are found for both business and pleasure. Major Kuala Lumpur meeting and convention venues include: the world-class Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre in the city's Central Business District and the Sime Darby Convention Centre, located near the KL Golf and Country Club. Genting International Convention Centre is known for its high-tech features, while the Putra World Trade Centre serves as a city landmark. Looking for another venue? Here are three more:
DoubleTree by Hilton Kuala Lumpur features 37,000 square feet of meeting space across 26 rooms
Grand Hyatt Kuala Lumpur offers 45,000 square feet of meeting space across 13 meeting rooms
Putra World Trade Centre is a convention and exhibition centre and includes 235,000 square feet of exhibition space
Kuala Lumpur is the capital city of Malaysia, boasting soaring skyscrapers, colonial architecture, charming locals, and an array of natural attractions. For events with Asian flair, look no further.