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Little India - Kuala Lumpur

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Address: Jalan Travers to Jalan Tun Sambanthan, Brickfields, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: No
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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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Private Half-Day Photo Walk around Kuala Lumpur Chinatown and Little India
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Half-Day Shopping and Market Exploration Tour in Kuala Lumpur

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Actually ended up here by accident and found it interesting

Went to visit the Chinese Temple and couldnt get a taxi back to our hotel so started walking and found Little India/Brickyards by accident. Full of atmosphere and interesting... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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larbert
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Went to visit the Chinese Temple and couldnt get a taxi back to our hotel so started walking and found Little India/Brickyards by accident. Full of atmosphere and interesting shops. Not a place to spend a lot of time but worth a visit.

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Dhaka Division, Bangladesh
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I spent hours at this place, because I kept on thinking that something good will come up- but it did not. There is nothing special about this place except for some lights I suppose and there a few good plus cheap Indian food places. My mother spent some time buying spices so you could go there if that is what... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

a very south Indian area, ridiculous load music from stores and nothing exceptional here.Highly priced and no real value.

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Beijing, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Maybe I was there at the wrong time, but honestly once I got there, I wasn't quite sure what to do there. There are some shops, some restaurants, some vendors but i've seen very few. I walked around for a bit, and haven't seen anything of interest, it seemed like a pretty normal residential area to me. If not for... More 

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San Juan de Alicante, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Well worth the visit, full of brilliant colours and wonderful smells, from the spices and the food, not as big as Little India in Singapore but just as interesting.

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Jaipur, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Local Indians can shop for groceries and clothes but not for Indian tourists. Indian food is easily available here. If craving for that - there is Gopal restaurant.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Good restaurants for authentic northern and southern Indian food, colorful temples, typical Indian shopping from clothing to spices to movies and everything in between, and colorful atmosphere that makes Indian neighborhoods interesting.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I nice place to check out. Great markets and good quality products. If you are in the area definitely have a wander around its less chaotic that the other market

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Navi Mumbai, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

we were staying nearby so visited here more frequently this is market place plus variety of restaurants were there to try

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Another congested corner with lots of indian shops with questionable authenticity. I being an indian could not find much reflection of India in these shops. You can walk in and walk out in less than 1 hour. Be ready to haggle if you find something interesting. You can pick up souvenirs which again are not authentic and can be purchased... More 

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