General Information

Transportation Information


About 0.4 ringgit bus fare. 20 seater mini bus fare for RM0.5, most of them have air-conditioning, very popular with tourists, bus body marked with BASMINI words, can carry more passengers.


Kuala Lumpur taxis are metered, charges for the first five kilometers RM2, after every two kilometers and 0.1 ringgit, on-call taxi service fee of 1 RM.

Light Rail:
LRT (Light Rail Transit, LRT) of 13 stations, is the city's most efficient means of transport. Walking from 06:00 to 00:00.

Tricycle tourists tour the city's most popular tools, vehicles, many are old Chinese doctor, you can speak Chinese, half-day tour takes about 25 ringgit fare.

Airport Transportation
Take Airport Bus Express Line (Airport Express Coach) from the airport to the hotel every 30 minutes, one-way adult fare is 50 ringgit, round-trip ticket is 90 ringgit, return ticket valid for one month. Take a taxi from the airport to the city center costs about 70 ringgit in Kuala Lumpur, you must first purchase a taxi coupon taxi counter.

Time difference
GMT +8, with the same amount of time in Hong Kong

Seasons such as summer, the annual gas at 23-33 degrees. About the rainy season from October to late February, more humid and often Showers


Kuala Lumpur in 1857 was established in Gombak River (Gombak) and Klang (Klang) interchange. This explains the Kuala Lumpur Malay name (Kuala Lumpur, intended for the muddy estuary) of the origin. At that time, Selangor royalty, Racha Abdullah (Raja Abdullah) opened in the Klang Valley by tin mining, attracting a large number from the Chinese tin miners to mining. After Kuala Lumpur will thus gradually developed. At that time, the British colonial government ruled Malaya also appointed as "Kapitan" Chinese leaders to charge the affairs of the local Chinese. The most famous Chinese Kapitan is Yap Ah Loy. In other words, Kuala Lumpur is the Chinese miners developed. Kuala Lumpur in 1880 became the capital of Selangor. In World War II, Kuala Lumpur on January 11, 1942 the Japanese occupied the hands of a total of up to 44 months.
In 1957, Kuala Lumpur became just the British Federation of Malaya gained independence (Federation of Malaya) capital. At that time, the first Prime Minister Tunku Abdul Rahman ยท Asia Merdeka Stadium in Kuala Lumpur (Merdeka Stadium) read the Declaration of Independence. In 1974, Kuala Lumpur, Selangor ceded out from a Federal Territory.

Kuala Lumpur is a unique charm of the city, full of multicultural atmosphere. Although the pace of modernization in Kuala Lumpur soon, but it still retains many historical traces. The city's typical Muslim architecture, Chinese-style houses and British colonial buildings dotted; modern skyscrapers and historic villages echoes; Malay, Chinese, Indian, Western and delicious food from various countries; Malay Village, Chinatown, India Street dependencies exist, do not have a unique charm.
"World Architecture Expo"
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.

Islamic architecture: 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: Chinese buildings are 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.
European architecture: as long and magnificent era of the most prestigious train station, which is a wealthy English medieval castle-style building, is a British culture in Malaysia
Modern Architecture: 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.