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Fantastic half a day climb

We're indoor gym people (yeah call us chickens) and do the very occasional outdoor trad climb. It... read more

Reviewed May 11, 2018
Singapore, Singapore

Im an avid indoor climber and this was my first time trying outdoor climbing ever... I couldnt... read more

Reviewed February 26, 2018
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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Batu Caves is a limestone hill, located 13 km north of Kuala Lumpur is famous for its temple and its crag for rock climbing. It offers residents, travellers, weekend adventurers and seasoned ascentionist a pathway to explore, enjoy and challenge...more
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2-105 Jalan Prima Sg 3/2 | Batu Caves, Kuala Lumpur 68100, Malaysia
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Reviewed May 11, 2018

We're indoor gym people (yeah call us chickens) and do the very occasional outdoor trad climb. It was a public holiday (Chinese New year) when we came to Kuala Lumpur and we weren't sure if Verticale was open for tours during this time. About 2...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed February 26, 2018

Im an avid indoor climber and this was my first time trying outdoor climbing ever... I couldnt imagine a better experience. It was just two of us at the taster course at demai wall in batu caves, and we had Faiz, Am and another Verticale...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed May 17, 2017

This is the 1st time we experience the outdoor climbing. They are 3 of us and we take the half day climbing package. our instructor Hazman and Syahmi are very nice guys and helpful. There are very responsible too. They set up the rope with...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed June 29, 2016

Situated nearby Batu caves. This is your one stop center for all your climbing gears. Their staff are most friendly and helpful. They do have promotion/clearance stock from time to time. so do check their web page and who knows you might get some really...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank Johnnie L
Reviewed December 16, 2015 via mobile

My boyfriend and I have been climbing indoor back home in Sydney for 8 months or so, and this was our first outdoor climb. Our guides Isu* and Bo* were terrific, they tailored the climbs to our ability and were really friendly and helpful. They...More

Date of experience: December 2015
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Reviewed November 5, 2015

My friends and I climb regularly at an indoor gym but we have only done a very short session at Krabi last year. We decided to head up to Batu Caves for some outdoor climbing this year, and based on a friend’s recommendation, we looked...More

Date of experience: October 2015
2  Thank chayying
Reviewed November 4, 2015

We signed up with Verticale on a friend’s recommendation, not doing any research ourselves (highly unusual) and it turned out to be a great decision. Verticale’s office was a greedy beginner climber’s heaven. Climbing books, gear, services (resoling) were neatly arranged for maximum visibility. We...More

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed March 29, 2015

I was asked to review and experience what they offer. For someone who's afraid of heights, I expected a horrifying time. But to my astonishment, it turned out to be an exhilarating experience. Watching how they climbed and expertly laid the ropes and the encouragement...More

Date of experience: December 2014
1  Thank 268caseyl
Reviewed February 14, 2015

Have been wanting to try rockclimbing at Batu Caves for a while now and I finally got round to doing it with the guys at Verticale! They were professional and took great care of my friend and I. We were picked up at Batu Caves...More

Date of experience: February 2015
1  Thank dezarray
Reviewed December 25, 2014

I visit KL every year to rock climb at Batu Caves with the wonderful guys from Verticale. Their itinerary will suit anyone from beginners to advance climbers. I attempted a lead climb with the close supervision of one of the guides 2 years ago and...More

Date of experience: December 2014
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July 5, 2018|
Response from Alif1983 |
Hello there! Unfortunately no courses are provided. Just Guiding.
Maxim G
January 31, 2016|
Response from sami_m_1981 |
from their website They have the TASTER program which requires no experience at all. from the website: "No previous experience is required for this fun session, all you need is your enthusiasm! "