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Sample mouthwatering dumplings, then revel in the shopping fervor and bag a bargain at the lively Petaling Street Market.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
As featured in 3 days in Kuala Lumpur
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Jalan Petaling, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Reviewed today via mobile

We enjoyed our little walk and shop there were bargains and a bit of variety as long as one's aware your buying knockoffs good quality in some cases. Good experience.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Kevin A
Reviewed today via mobile

Enter the gate and it feels and smells like China. Plenty of souvenirs. Leave the main street and go backstreet to find the local market with fish and vegetables. Also you wil find restaurants that prepare your food from the available fresh stuff from the...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A wide variety of goods were on display and we managed to walk away with a number of bargains. Part of the experience is to negotiate with the vendors.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Wayne M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If you want to search souvenirs or imitation of bags etc, you must come to this place. don't forget to bargain the price. suggest : buy chesnut...it is very good

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank nie0301
Reviewed 4 days ago

I had read that China Town is kind of the main tourist hub of downtown, but I wasn't very impressed...at all. I stayed in Little India, which is right next door, and walked over to Petaling Street, which had nothing but the same old tourist...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Randy E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went there to find Gucci outfits for kids. Great bargains. We brought them Gucci T-shirt, shorts and Gucci shoes for my 6-year-old. He loves it. We also grab some satay sticks for a bite to eat. Good for souvenirs as gifts for family and...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Ang2boys
Reviewed 1 week ago

Within easy walking distance in Kuala Lumpur is the Central Markets and Chinatown. Both of these lcataions are worthy of a vist and together give some hours of pleasant walking and looking (and buying for some). They are in easy walking distance of a railway...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Graeme G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Filthy streets, market stall holders Follow and harass you to purchase Something. I personally wouldn’t eat some of the food here with the hygiene of these people spitting on street in front of you. I understand eating with your hands is the norm here, but...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank KaseyG878
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pick up some bargains, copy goods and have a bite to eat at same time. No hard sell either. Traders pretty much left you to it

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Joll_es49
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good place for walkers. Many tourists visit this area. But no cleanliness in food stalls area. Only problem is bargaining.. Who ever have a skills ... can buy...

Date of experience: September 2019
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agentjack_90119
April 12, 2019|
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Response from earlanthonyalex | Reviewed this property |
It is possible need to bargain for the price you want.
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Rippysingh
October 16, 2018|
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Response from PratushN | Reviewed this property |
if it's food it will remain open until mid night otherwise market gets wrap up at 11:30pm.
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Heliconnia
September 16, 2018|
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Response from irandriverguideir | Reviewed this property |
They are usually open, and even on holiday days some of them are open. Please note that in China town, when shopping, you can considerably reduce the price with respectful dialogue.
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