Langkawi

Langkawi is an archipelago of 99 islands in the Andaman Sea, some 30 km off the mainland coast of northwestern Malaysia. The islands are a part of Malaysia’s Kedah state, but are adjacent to the Thai border. By far the largest of the islands is the eponymous Pulau Langkawi with a population of about 45,000. The island is a declared duty-free zone.

The peak season is from December to March when moonson at the eastcoast shuts down most of the Islands there (Perhentian etc.). This makes Langkawi a good island alternative during that time period. Generally though, Langkawi can be visited all year around.

Pulau Redang

Pulau Redang (or Redang Island)  is a beautiful tropical island off the east coast of peninsular Malaysia in the state of Terengganu. Most travellers visiting Redang come on pre-booked packages from one of the resorts on the island. It is a more up-market destination than Perhentian Islands.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Menara KL (KL Tower)

address: Jalan Punchak, Off Jalan P. Ramlee, 50250 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia - Tel: +603 2020 5444
kl-tower-menara-kl.jpg, Menara KL or KL Tower, with a height of 421m, is the 7th tallest tower in the world. As it is built on hill, the observation decks offers higher ground than the Twin Towers and the best views in town.
KL Tower (photo: Felix)
Menara KL or KL Tower, with a height of 421m, is the 7th tallest tower in the world. As it is built on hill, the observation decks offers higher ground than the Twin Towers and the best views in town.

Opening Hours:
9.00am until 10.00pm

Links:

MenaraKL.com.my (Official Website)
Wikipedia: KL Tower
Google Earth: 3D model of the KL Tower


Ticket Prices:
All Park Entrance: RM55 (child RM45)
(Observation Deck, MP5, Forest in the City, F1 Simulator, Pony Ride, KL Tower Animal Zone, 1 Malaysia Cultural Village)

Basic Package: RM45 (child RM30)
(Observation Deck, MP5, Forest in the City, F1 Simulator OR Pony Ride ORKL Tower Animal Zone)

Guided Tour: RM70(child RM60)
(Tour Guide, Observation Deck, MP5, Forest in the City, F1 Simulator, Pony Ride, KL Tower Animal Zone, 1 Malaysia Cultural Village)


Revolving Restaurant:
reservations: +60(3) 20202121
website: www.atmosphere360.com.my
 

KL Tower at night
night view of KL Tower from Jalan Raja Chulan (coming from Chinatown)

Related Flyers / Brochures

Menara Kuala Lumpur, KL Tower

brochure about the telecommunication tower in KL and the activities available, also includes some information of Muzium Telekom and the tower in Alor Setar (Menara Alor Star)
[click here for details or click images below to enlarge]
The content and images of this flyer / brochure are courtesy of: © Menara Kuala Lumpur It was released sometime around 2010. Some information might not be up-to-date anymore.


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