About Kuala Lumpur


Let's have a look around into background of Kuala Lumpur
  • County: Independent City
  • State: Selangor State
  • Country: Malaysia
  • Latitude: 3.1666667
  • Longitude: 101.7
  • Time zone: Malaysia Time Zone
  • Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT +8 hours
     

Weather in Kuala Lumpur

  • Climate: Tropical Climate
  • Best Time to Visit: All Year Round
     

Location

It is officially called the Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur, or more commonly KL, is the national capital of Malaysia as well as its largest city, with a population of about 1,768,000 (2015 Census). 

Distance from Kuala Lumpur center to Airport

 The nearest major airport is Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport (SZB / WMSA). Another major airport is Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL / WMKK).

  • Driving Distance: 22 miles / 35 km
  • Driving Time: 35 Minutes
  • Languages: Malay followed by English.
     

Modes of transport

  • Airport: Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport 
  • Rail: Metro, Light Rail Transit, Commuter rail and Monorail.
  • Road: Bus: Rapid Bus
     

Customs and Tipping

  • For Restaurants and Bars: 

Waitress and Bartender – 10 – 15 % of the Bill.

  • For Hotels:

Room Service: RM 2 - RM 10
Housekeeper: RM 2 - RM 10
Concierge: RM 20 - RM 30

  • Valet Parking: 

Parking or Returning Car: RM 2 - RM 10
 

Nearby Tourist Cities

  • Kota Bharu,
  • Ipoh and George town - Penang
     

Emergency Contact Numbers in Kuala Lumpur city

  • Fire / Police/ Ambulance: 994 / 999
  • Railroad: 03-2273-8000 (KTM: Railway Service)
  • Airport: +60 3-7845 3245(Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport )
  • Hospital: +60 3-2296 0888(Pantai Hospital Kuala Lumpur)
     

Events

  • MyBalloonFiesta
  • Matta Travel Fair
  • Hari Merdeka
     

Tourist Attractions

  • Petronas Towers
  • Batu Caves
  • Kuala Lumpur Tower

Theatre & Concerts

  • MUD Kuala Lumpur
  • Dewan Filharmonik Petronas
  • Crackhouse Comedy Club
     

Visit Top Restaurants in Kuala Lumpur

  • Marini’s On 57
  • Troika Sky Dining
  • Thirty8 KL
     

Top Shopping Centers in Kuala Lumpur

  • Lot 10
  • Central Market
  • Petaling Street Market

Museums, Galleries and Gardens

  • Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia
  • Lake Gardens
  • Art WeMe Contemporary Gallery

Iconic Delicacies of Iconic Restros

  • Nasi Lemak – Istana Budaya Cafetaria
  • Satay – Sate Kajang Hj. Samuri
  • Bak Kut Teh – Sun Hong Muk Koot Tea @ Seafood

Sports Club

  • Stars Archery – Archery
  • The Challenger Cheras – Badminton
  • National Aquatic Centre –  Swimming

Shelling Out Dollars

  • Imported beer: RM 18.00
  • Taxi: RM 3.00 (base price)
  • 3 BHK (Downtown): RM 4,272.17
  • Cheap meal: RM 17.00
  • Gasoline: RM 2.06 / litre
  • 3 course meal: RM 70.00
     

Information about La Grange, KY

Nearby Tourist Cities

Modes of transport

  • Airport: Louisville International Airport
  • Rail:  Amtrak
  • Road: Bus:  Greyhound: Bus Station

Airport

Louisville International Airport

Driving Distance:  32 miles / 51 km

Driving Time:  39 minutes

Languages:  English followed by Spanish

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars:

  • Waitress and Bartender – 10 – 15 % of the Bill.

For Hotels:

  • Room Service: $5 Minimum
  • Housekeeper: $1 - $2 per Day
  • Concierge: Between $5 - $25

Valet Parking:

  • Parking or Returning Car: $2 - $5
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