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Chinatown - Kuala Lumpur

Jalan Petaling, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Sample mouthwatering dumplings, then revel in the shopping fervor and bag a bargain at the lively Petaling Street Market.
  • Excellent19%
  • Very good37%
  • Average31%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Jalan Petaling, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I was expecting to see a lot of Chinese shops and restaurants but to my surprise, the street was runes into stands selling all sorts of goods, not Chinese, and visitors were left with a tiny path that fits only one pedestrian. Not a real...More

Thank bcherni
Reviewed yesterday

comparing to other china towns in other towns, this one was the worst ever, I expected something typical chinese

Thank Eva S
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

As you know, china stuffs. You will find a lots of cheap products from china, korea, and japan. But most of them from china. The one i don't like is their hospitality and the atmosphere, they too arrogant and racist to another Chinese like me....More

Thank FranciscusZheng
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This place amazing you can find everything there clothes, watch , makeup and many stuff, but don't eat there the food wasn't halal

Thank رنا أ
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Plenty of cheap thrills-just be careful as probably everything with a logo on it is a faux - but it’s a nice thing to do anyway

Thank Jorgfr
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lots of the usual. Nothing you can't find in every other market like this in Asia. Mostly knock offs and Chinese manufactured trinkets - not much true Malaysian items.

Thank Hugh S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Chinatown is an area filled with colours; it is an exquisite neighborhood that never sleeps. The entire area is filled with stalls offering all kinds of goods, though this is an area where one should definitely bargain in order to get the best deal. Regarding...More

Thank discoverwithnazish
Reviewed 2 days ago

there is no better way about learning the culture of new countries from there local markets from there food to there crafts this was a great market for the food side when you got half way down follow your nose you will be pleasantly suprised

Thank Christopher N
Reviewed 3 days ago

Street shops lined along, all selling the same stuff and almost all fake or imitation products of big brands. Good to walk through and get to the eat street :)

Thank Chakravarthy G
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Some of the very original traders of yesteryear still have shops and operate businesses here. Great food choices and photo opportunities Great insight into how chinese culture mixes in with malay culture. facinating area

Thank irishrugbynut
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Bankok is much cheaper than the islands and also a bit cheaper than KL.
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Of course..among other things.. name it, you'll find it 😬