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This intricately detailed South Indian temple is Malaysia’s oldest functioning Hindu temple, dating back to 1873.
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
163 Jln. Tun H.S. Lee, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
+60 3-2078 3467
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This beautiful temple is the oldest temple in Kuala Lumpur. Its located in KL central on Jalan Tun H S Lee city center. If you are driving, limited parking space available in front of tempel. Visitors not allowed to wear shoes or slippers in, and...More

Thank Adhiwidiana
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

i love these temples if you get a good guide or cabbie they can explain it all. this one and the one in johor bahru are great examples

Thank Ben F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A long standing well established Indian temple with great fame within the center of Kuala Lumpur, with ease of access by MRT and jest next to China Town, showing great blend of diverse heritage

Thank Shawyun T
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful temple, and great to discover....beside.the market so add in to your trip there. Mikes bikes cruisedby when we were there which was cool. Dress appropriately and of course you leave your shoes outside like all temples. Enjoy.

Thank Peteski2016
Reviewed August 13, 2018

this place is located near china town and we had to take our our shoes in order to go inside there was not a gem inside but it is always good to get to know other cultures. the out side of the temple was not...More

Thank ghazal6963
Reviewed August 8, 2018

Wonderful old temple with the outside that is beyond belief! Interesting history and you should go inside (obeying their rules) and take in the ambience. Probably place not to miss.

Thank Russ F
Reviewed August 8, 2018

This is a Hindu temple you could miss the street easily as there was a lot of road works when we went. Interesting watching priests perform prayers for people and their donations. No shoes allowed you have to leave them at Kiosk for 20 cent...More

Thank 918teresah
Reviewed August 7, 2018

Stopped off to hav a look while in Chinatown. Good decorations and a really calm atmosphere. Find the time to go.

Thank Mark P
Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

Free to visit and 2 minutes walk from the train and metro lines. Free to enter. Shoes have to be removed and a small payment made for save storage of the shoes. A pretty temple that's very well kept with lots of colour. Dress appropriately.

Thank ZBH88
Reviewed July 23, 2018

A beautiful hindu temple in honorof Mariamman who take care of the tamils when outside their tamil world. Active temple with constantly ongoing ceremonies. A small coin and your shoes are well taken care of when visiting.

Thank Per U
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July 20, 2018|
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Response from Sundaramurthy P | Reviewed this property |
No. There is no such facility. Normally people use regular saloon and then arrive at the temple for worship. This is a small temple right in the town.
May 13, 2018|
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Response from Larry M | Reviewed this property |
Just walked by and took photo.
March 24, 2018|
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Response from LLing_L | Reviewed this property |
No entry fee required. But you'll have to take off your shoe. There's a shoe safe keeper counter on the left before the entrance door. You'll just have to pay about MYR0.20/pair (if I'm not mistaken)