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Little India - Kuala Lumpur

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Address: Jalan Tun Sambanthan, Kuala Lumpur 50470, Malaysia
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: No

Celebrate Malaysia’s Indian heritage by poking around the temples and...

Celebrate Malaysia’s Indian heritage by poking around the temples and markets of Little India, Brickfields neighborhood.

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Vibrant little place

I just dropped into little india today to see what this place was about. I has a great to walking the main stretch and looking at all the shops. The food looked great! I think i... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I just dropped into little india today to see what this place was about. I has a great to walking the main stretch and looking at all the shops. The food looked great! I think i will come revisit this place to experience the street food. But if your in Kuala Lumpur this place is a must to visit.

1 Thank KiwiSanj
Auckland, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Attractive , and reasonably vibrant . but lacks some of the vibrancy of the Serangoon Road in Singapore . Haggle furiously , or you'll lose out , big time !

Thank Jim J
Istanbul, Turkey
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful experience for me. I like so much. Buying jewelley was so enjoyable.I like the shops there so much . A small resturant is there traditional Indian meals. I tried the meals and they were so delicious.

2 Thank arzubil
Medan, Indonesia
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117 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Lots of authentic Indian products, services and food here. The aromas from the restaurants and burning incense is wonderful.

Thank Dallas L
Beirut, Lebanon
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69 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Little India or as it was named Brick field when the area was still a clay pit and many bricks were made from the clay. During your visit to KL do not forget to visit little india to embrace more the uniqueness of malaysian cultural mix - Malay, Chinese, Indians and other immigrants made the KL you see today- Not... More 

3 Thank ZKZ15
Dunedin, New Zealand
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Reviewed 14 April 2017

This area is worth visiting just to watch the flower sellers making there ceremonial flower offerings these are made daily from fresh flowers individually strung together into large wreaths or leas, lots of shops with silk and spicey food. worth the trip

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Reviewed 14 April 2017

Little India looks like you are in miniature India consisting of Tamilnadu / Chennai state in the Bricksfield, Kuala Lumpur. There are permanent artistic structures around the road painted with yellow, brown and green and shades of them. a typical of Tamilnadu / Chennai state. There are many of very colorful place where there are many banners across the street... More 

1 Thank Titus D
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

It has a good range of food. By far the best. Best not to drive here. Be hungry, go in the morning and eat your way till dinner. Cultural? I don't think so but great food.

Thank helenf603
Nagpur, India
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Reviewed 3 April 2017

Nice place to be in, This is typical Indian place in Malaysia. You will get Indian food, people, shopping options and feel of being in India. One way of entering this place is just from exit of Mid Valley mall. This place also have Haldiram, which offers snacks (Haldiram snakcs), food, grocery items.

Thank Mohammad sadaf K
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Reviewed 1 April 2017

Although it is not that easy to figure out the way to get there, great to discover this area after all. Other than restaurants, supermarkets selling mango, vegetables, seasonings for curry, other daily goods would provide you with affordable souvenir to purchase.

Thank Yuko K

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