Kuala Lumpur, or KL as locals refer to it, is Malaysia's colourful capital with cloud-kissing skyscrapers, colonial edifices, scintillating shopping malls, authentic flavours and lots of greenery! Turn one corner and the city breathes to life with mosques and temples; turn the very next and you will find yourself amidst bustling street markets overshadowed with cloud-kissing buildings!
Malaysia, Chinese and Indians all put in their bit to make this dazzling modern metropolis a vivacious hub of interesting cultures and traditions. There are infinite reasons to love KL and hopefully you'll find your own excuse to look for luxury holiday packages to city, time and again.
Climate & Best Time to Visit Kuala Lumpur is a year-round destination and can be visited anytime without worrying a lot about the climatic conditions. On an average, days are hot and evenings are cool. Getting specific though, those looking for luxury packages to the city must keep in mind that October to February is the wet season and might not be the best of times for the outdoor types. Still, many book holiday packages during the last month of the year to celebrate Christmas and New Year's Eve.
Eating OutKuala Lumpur is a foodie's paradise. Everything, from Chinese to Indian to European to Malay, is available for guests who look for a wholesome eating out experience. The city is filled to brim with restaurants. There are a host of hi-end establishments and several mid-range alternatives too. But it is the road-side joints that really steal the food show here. Those on holidays in the city must experience the grub sold by the vendors all along the roadsides.
ShoppingShoppers who have decided to book luxury packages for holidays in Kuala Lumpur will surely feel proud of their decision once they find out a parade of glittering modern mall complexes. Around the Petronas Towers, people will find several retail avenues where everything is available, from clothes to handicrafts to jewellery. Holiday makers hoping to lay hands on cheap stuff can head to the 'Golden Mile', where inexpensive goods flood the market.
Popular Hotels Hotel packages in Kuala Lumpur and in Malaysia in general range from cheap lodgings to five-star hotels. People of all pockets and all tastes can find an abode for themselves here. While there is no dearth of hotels in the city, still it is best to book rooms in advance during peak season as many converge for holidays. InterContinental Kuala Lumpur, Grand Millennium Kuala Lumpur Hotel and the Royale Bintang Hotel are few lavish properties that are sure to impress those seeking luxury packages in Malaysia.
Tips and AdviceMalaysia is predominantly an Islamic nation. It is important that tourists respect local customs and laws. Especially during the holy month of Ramadan, it is of paramount importance that actions and words of holiday makers do no, in any way, offend the local sensibilities. It is also recommended that people who are on holidays here dress modestly in rural areas and while visiting places of prayer. Carry lightweight cotton clothes while packaging for holidays in the city.