Kuala Lumpur

5 Top Romantic Places in Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur Malaysia is an exciting, exquisite destination for a romantic adventure. From market places to stunning architectural palaces, Kuala Lumpur should be your next destination. Here are 5 top romantic places you should visit:

Bukit Bintang:

Bukit Bintang is one of the largest entertainment areas in all of Kuala Lumpur. With its massive shopping centers and enormous food court, you can spend an entire day just shopping around and eating dishes from all over the world.

menara tower

Menara Tower at Kuala Lumpur

This beautiful tower architecturally reflects both Islamic and Arabic heritage. Exquisite tiles and florals blended with abstract patterns. Menara Tower is the eighteenth tallest structure in the entire world and should be worth a visit. The dome ceiling, designed by an Iranian, is made of glass and looks like an enormous broach entirely in diamonds. It is quite a climb to the tower, so you might want to take transportation vs walking.


The Restaurant at Menara Tower

Not only will you enjoy fine foods, you will have a spectacular view of the entire city of Seri Angkasa and beyond. The restaurant rotates in order to enjoy views from every angle. The tower has multiple sightseeing attractions including an amphitheater, beautiful cascading pools and souvenir shops. You might want to show early, as there is a huge wait time to get in.

Thean Hou

Thean Hou Temple

This six-tiered Buddhist temple is one of the most breathtaking sites in all of Kuala Lumpur. Thean Hou Temple is one of the oldest temples in all of Southeast Asia as well as one of the largest. Also referred to as the Temple of the Goddess of Heaven, protector of fisherman as well as the shrine of Guan Yin the Goddess of Mercy.

Inside, Buddha images of many gods including statues of both Goddesses and Tian Hou, are located throughout the temple. A Chinese herbal garden and tortoise pond will delight one and all. This temple is also a very popular wedding spot for Chinese locals.

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Batu Caves

The is one of Kuala Lumpur’s most popular tourist attractions. Three large caves and a few smaller caves sit in a limestone hill with interior wall formations that date back 400 million years ago. This temple is approximately 100 years old and houses many fine idols and is considered an important Hindus religious site.

At the base of Batu Hill are two other temples the Art Gallery and Museum Cave. As with the rest of Kuala Lumpur, the beauty surrounding the interior as well as exterior of these caves is a must to visit.

Bukit Lanjan

If you love the surroundings of a Jungle experience, you will love Bukit Lanjan. Bukit Lanjan is not only a sanctuary but offers a romantic dining experience to be matched by none. Surrounded with sounds of chirping crickets and the soothing sound of flowing water is a well worth experience. Dine on local and contemporary cuisine while being embraced in glorious candlelight.

Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur

This hotel is not only five-star but an experience that should not be overlooked. You can enjoy a wonderful champagne breakfast in your room. During the evening hours, enjoy a cocktail in Lounge on the Park before a romantic, intimate dinner at Wasabi Bistro.

You can stroll the park, surrounded by tropical plants a birds, view the Petronas Towers or shop for exquisite items and local specialities.

Kuala Lumpur is one of the greatest jewels of Asia. If you want to get away for a romantic weekend or for a couple of weeks, you should visit magnificent Kuala Lumpur. From Lush jungles to exquisite dinning and breathtaking temples, you will have an experience of a lifetime.