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Country, Batu Caves & Handicrafts Half-Day Tour

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Highlights

  • Chance to see historic & holy Hindu site of the Batu Caves

  • Explore KL outskirt

  • Traditional Malay handicrafts & fabric art at Batik Center

  • Photo opportunities with the cheeky resident monkeys

  • Unique souvenir shopping at the Royal Selangor Pewter Center

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About this activity

What's included, what's not

  • What's included

    Guided tour of the Batu Caves, Little India, the Batik Center, and the Royal Selangor Pewter Center

  • What's included

    Admission fees

  • What's included

    Roundtrip transportation to and from select Kuala Lumpur city center hotels

  • What's included

    Live tour commentary provided in English

  • What's excluded

    Meals and beverages

Know Before You Book

  • Children 2 and younger are complimentary when accompanied by a paying adult.

  • You must be able to climb and descend stairs.

  • At least 2 people are required for this activity to take place.

  • Hotel pickup is available from most centrally located Kuala Lumpur and Bukit Bintang hotels. Please arrange pickup from your hotel or a nearby location when you call to confirm your reservation. An additional surcharge for pickup at hotels outside of Kuala Lumpur and Bukit Bintang city center is applicable and payable on the day of your activity.

  • Please be ready and waiting in your hotel lobby 15 minutes prior to your scheduled pick-up time.


What you can expect

Take a half-day adventure to the spiritual Batu Caves, just north of Kuala Lumpur, and climb the 272 steps carved into the sides of giant limestone cliffs to reach the Hindu temple at the summit. Visit the Batik Center to experience traditional Malaysian cloth-dying, used as sarongs and fabric.

Leave the hustle and bustle of the city behind as you head to the 400-million-year-old Batu Caves. Follow in the footsteps of pilgrims before you and brave the climb to reach a temple filled with Hindu shrines. On the way back down, snap a few photos of the mischievous monkeys looking to pick up treats from visitors.

On your way back to town, swing by the Malaysian Batik Center, where authentic batik fabric is designed and produced into ready-to-wear material, and look for unique pewter item at the Royal Selangor Pewter Center, where you see the world’s largest pewter company at work and can pick up some splendid souvenirs.

Location

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Activity Location

  • Batu Caves
  • Jalan Batu Caves
  • Kuala Lumpur

Meeting/Redemption Point

  • Hotel Pickup
  • Kuala Lumpur

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