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Half Day Tour of Kuala Lumpur

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    What to Expect
    Often depicted by the shining statues of the Twin Towers, Kuala Lumpur is by far more than one of the capital’s most notable landmarks. Gaining a reputation as a melting pot of cultures, the city has gained a reputation to surprise newcomers and regular visitors for a variety of options for an enriching Malaysia stay. A modern example of a progressive Malaysia, KL continuously fine-tunes its move forward without forgetting its roots: the latter is primarily found and defined by an entwined trail of cultures, religions, and cuisines. Where looking at street level may gain you an insight in the daily lives of the capitals friendly residents, setting your sights higher up and you will find a whole new world. With the Twin Towers taking centre stage, you’ll be mesmerized by the outlines of its skyline, punctuated by domes, minarets and architectural marvels of the modern world. Take a half day out of your traveling schedule and we will show you why KL is just that interesting.

    Guests will be picked up by your driver cum guide for the coming hours as you pass the various landmarks of the Malaysian capital. Malaysia enthusiasts who are keen to share their experienced with others may follow a scheduled pick up plan by a driver before touring Kuala Lumpur. An essential part of Kuala Lumpur is the National Mosque, better known as the Masjid Negara (Visits may not be possible on Fridays). The holiest place of the country for the Islamic community, the distinctive design has made the mosque a sight not to be skipped. We follow our Kuala Lumpur trails further towards the Tugu Negara, a memorial of historical value for those perished during the war. A moment of silence after a brief history of the origins of the War Memorial is something not easily forgotten. We head back into the city and pass the Moorish-styled Federal Court. The latter building dominates the landscape of central Kuala Lumpur with its impressive dome.

    As we continue to the Thean Hou Temple, we pass three significant buildings. The old Railway station has withstood the test of time and its architecture is a striking example of Mohammedan architecture. Part of the British legacy, cricket has found (and still does) its way in Malaysia and the meticulously maintained, Tudor-style Cricket Club is an example of colonial influences. Finally, before we reach our final stop during this half day, we take a quick peek from the outside at the King’s Palace. With the Thean Hou Temple complementing our trip along the highlights of Kuala Lumpur - a six-tiered temple, regarded as one of the biggest Chinese temples in South East Asia – your guide cum driver slowly makes his way back to your hotel. Joint customers will enter a collection of Malaysia’s most cherished collection of artefacts (excluding entrance fees) and items that make Malaysia truly Asia before safely are dropped off at your accommodation.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We can pick up from only hotel in Kuala Lumpur city centre. Transfer outside these areas, supplements apply.
    Duration
    3h
    Return Details
    Centrally located Kuala Lumpur hotels
    Inclusions
    • A half day tour with a professional English-speaking guide cum driver.
    • All applicable taxes and service charges
    Exclusions
    • All entrance and donation fees for visits as mentioned in the description.
    • For Seat-In-Coach / joint tours; entrance fees to the National Museum (to be paid on spot)
    • Personal expenses such as meals, drinks, tips and gratuities, shopping, portage fees and optional tours, unless otherwise stated
    • Hotel accommodation in the destination of commencement.
    • Any airline tickets, visa fees, additional transportation cost from and to the general meeting point
    • Supplements for transfers for customers arriving or departing from any airport or resorts located outside the general pick-up and drop-off locations
    • Hotel expenses of a personal nature, should an overnight be included: this includes mini-bar consumption, laundry, room service, any telephone or other communication cost not mentioned in the program
    • Travel insurance coverage for customers (highly recommendable)
    • Tours, inclusions of any kind and other services that are not outlined in the tour description
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • This tour is operated both on private basis as well as on joint / Seat-In-Coach basis.
    • Supplements apply during Malaysian Public Holidays
    • Note that there are program differences between the joint and private tour in terms of visits.
    • Kindly note that should there be any changes of Government Policy which will have direct effect on the current pricing, we shall reserve the rights to amend accordingly if it is deem necessary.
    • Return transfers for this excursion apply only / are inclusive for customers staying in and inside Kuala Lumpur City Centre. Transfers outside these areas, including any accommodation outside this area such as Petaling Jaya, Sepang, Putrajaya, Genting Highlands and any of Kuala Lumpur’s International airports are excluded. Supplements apply for customers who want to join this excursion outside one of these regions.
    • Tours and transfers are commonly operated by an English-speaking guide cum driver for smaller individual travellers. A minimum number of guests are required on tours to have a separate guide and driver confirmed for privately-booked tour options.
    • Due to the nature of this tour, we regret to inform you that this excursion is not suitable for wheelchair users.
    • As we enter a religious site, please follow the guide’s instructions by only going inside clearly-marked areas. These are set up for visitors and not to disturb locals when praying.
    • We always will make efforts to confirm the exact pick-up time upon reservation. For any operational issues in which are not able to confirm the exact pick-up time in advance, we reserve the right to inform you the day before the departure of the tour.
    • Please note pickup and drop-off services may not be confirmed for customers staying at private residences, apartment complexes, or other non-registered tourism accommodations. Customers may be asked to meet at a nearby hotel for pick-up and drop off.
    • Please ensure that you bring sunglasses, a hat /cap and sunblock with a high SPF factor when traveling with us on this tour – even when it is cloudy, the sunrays still have an immense power.
    • We reserve the right to make necessary changes to the excursion in case of unfavourable weather conditions or situations where we are forced to make alterations to guarantee the safety of our guests.
    • It is the responsibility of the customer to provide us with the correct hotel information, should pick-up and drop-off services be included in the package. Any changes in accommodation outside 48 hours will be handled accordingly: changes within 48 hours may be on request.
    • We recommend wearing light, comfortable cotton clothing and comfortable shoes.
    • Visits to the Masjid Negara / National Mosque may not be possible on Fridays.
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Most travelers can participate
    • Seat-in-Coach / Joint tours exclude a visit to Thean Hou temple but instead go to the National Museum (entrance fee not included).
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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