Recommended Attractions To Visit in Kuala Lumpur

If you have extra time after visiting the top attractions in KL, you should try these other recommended attractions. If you want something different, try looking at the attractions that are off the beaten track.

Dayabumi Complex

The complex is the first modern sky scraper that incorporate principles of Islamic design into its architecture in Kuala Lumpur.

National Museum

The Museum provides an overview of Malaysian history and culture from the pre-historic era till today.

Jamek Mosque

Located at the confluence of the Klang and Gombak River, Jamek Mosque is one of the oldest mosques in Kuala Lumpur.


One of the most established performing art centers in Malaysia. It is run by a non-profit organization with the aim of encouraging and cultivating performing arts among Malaysians.

Sin Sze Si Ya Temple

The temple is opened by Yap Ah Loy. It is the oldest Taoist Temple in Kuala Lumpur. People visit the temple to pray for good luck.

KL Sentral

Kuala Lumpur Sentral is a transit-oriented development that houses the main railway station of Kuala Lumpur.  As the main Intercity transportation hub, it hosts the monorail services, LRT services, KTM ETS Services, KTM Komuter Services and ERL Service under its roof.

Balai Seni Visual Negara

It is an art gallery founded to promote local talents as well as international talents. Its aim is to become the leading center for the expansion and collection of the country’s visual arts.

Sri Mahariamman Temple

The Sri Mahamariamman Temple is the oldest Hindu temple in Kuala Lumpur. It is built in the style of South Indian temples.

Dewan Philharmonik Petronas

The home of the Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra. It is nestled at the base between the Petronas Twin Tower.

Istana Budaya

Istana Budaya is the main venue for all types of theatres, including musical theatre, operetta, classical concerts and opera from local and international performers.

National Monument

The National Monument is a sculpture that commemorates those who died in Malaysia’s struggle for freedom, principally against the Japanese occupation during World War II and the Malayan Emergency, which lasted from 1948 until 1960.

Bukit Jalil Stadium

The stadium was built when Malaysia hosted the Commonwealth Games in 1998. It is now the home ground of the Malaysian national football team

Islamic Arts Museum

This museum houses many Islamic artifacts and architectures all the way from China, Southeast Asia, India and even the famous regions like the Middle East and Iran.

Panggung Bandaraya DBKL

Panggung Bandaraya DBKL is the oldest theatre hall in Malaysia. The building now is gazetted as a heritage building under the Antiquities Act.

Parliament House

The Parliament House is a building complex where the parliament of Malaysian assembles. It symbolizes democracy in Malaysia.