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Private Kickstart Tour: Intro to Kuala Lumpur

  • Customise this private tour to suit your needs and interests
  • Get your bearings: the landmarks on this tour are useful reference points for lost travellers!
  • Get a fair deal: learn how to bargain like a local at Kuala Lumpur’s many markets
Private Kickstart Tour: Intro to Kuala Lumpur
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After a long flight and the ride in from the airport, bustling downtown Kuala Lumpur can be a confronting experience. Take this short private tour for a Kuala Lumpur crash course. Learn about the main attractions in the central city, visit some local favorites and plan out the rest of your day. Your guide explains how to get around the city with ease and where to look for local food and unique gifts.

What to Expect
  • Quick introduction to the city
  • 100% private and personalized
  • Visit main highlights
  • Discover hidden gems along the way
  • Get local insights for your trip

You made it to Kuala Lumpur...but where do you start? Here's a solution for you: Join an awesome local and let them introduce you to their city!
Kickstart your trip with all the right information, local insights, tips & tricks and with a glimpse on how the locals enjoy their time in the city.

You’ll also visit the must-see historical spots of the city as well as hidden places to make your kickstart tour a complete experience. Go to the famous Merdeka square, KL's best known landmark, where your private local host will tell you all about the Sultan Abdul Samad building and the Mud Theatre - two landmarks you shouldn't miss!

Kuala Lumpur is a melting pot of cultures - Malay, Chinese, Indian and Muslim people live here in harmony and you will feel the multicultural vibe as soon as you set foot in the city. During this experience, you'll have a chance to learn about all these different cultures by visiting important gathering places for each of them like the oldest Chinese Temple in the city, Sin Sze Si Ya Temple. Also on the route is the Sri Mahamariamman Temple, an impressive Hindu temple, and Masjid Jamek, the oldest Islamic place of worship in Kuala Lumpur.

Main highlights? Check. Hidden gems? Check. Local insights? Check...now food!
KL is all about food and with a local by your side to help you find your next favorite dish, this experience keeps getting better and better! Bonus: A tasting of Potong ice cream is included in the tour.

This intro tour will also show you how to move around the city and where to find the best markets for unique gifts to bring back home. From Petaling street, located in the neighborhood that never sleeps - China Town, to the Central Market. At the end, you'll know how to bargain like a local.

This whole experience can be personalized to your preferences and what you would like to learn and know about Kuala Lumpur. Remember, it is 100% private & 100% for you!
Reviews (13)
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Reviewed October 10, 2018
City walk in Kuala Lumpur with Nadia

We met Nadia as arranged on 8th October next to the I Love KL sign at The City Gallery, I even received a message the night before to confirm the meeting. Nadia was very informative and went out of her way to explain everything we...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mike77uk
Reviewed October 8, 2018
Interesting and Informative tour.

Interesting and informative tour in KL. Our guide was knowledgable and open to our many questions about KL and Malaysia. Great start to our Malaysia trip.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Smileypokey
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile
Introduction to KL

We had an amazing experience during the tour because Brendon showed us a lot of local places and made the tour very personal! Further Brendon helped us to get the most out of KL!

Thank Evelineeeee
Reviewed August 9, 2018
Awesome guide

We enjoyed our Kickstart tour Kuala Lumpur more than words could express. Brendon is the kindest guide we have ever met. He showed us around giving us a lot of background info. He was caring and went out of his way to give us the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Id1802
Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile
A great tour

We had such a great time with Brendon. He showed us the sites, introduced us to great food and was great fun and entertaining. When the kids got tired he drove us and even dropped us home at the end of the tour. You can't...More

Thank jemtred
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August 14, 2018|
Response from 880cindyw | Reviewed this property |
The guide is very flexible. I think it was meant to be around 2 hours but ours ended up over 3 to include some extra places