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Batu Caves

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Batu Caves 68100, Malaysia
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These impressive limestone caves are also used for Hindu festivals and pilgrimages.
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  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Batu Caves 68100, Malaysia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I visited Batu caves for the first time on January this year..then i came back again on august.. a lot has changed here since the last time i came, still an interesting place with a good view both from the top or from below.. the...More

Thank YunusAmat
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The easiest and best way to visit Batu Caves is by KTM Komuter. Anywhere in Kuala Lumpur make KL Sentral Station as your base and transfer to KTM Komuter. It takes approx. 30 minutes until you reach the destination for MYR 2.6 only. Then, Batu...More

Thank TheMorenoTraveler
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The Batu caves are certainly worth a visit when it's so easy to jump on a train from KL Central and the steps to the caves are only a short walk from the Batu Caves station. Although there was restoration work going on it was...More

Thank Mikes1181
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

the fastest and most convenient trip practicable by Kuala. easily accessible by train, but I recommend using Uber or Grab. price slightly different but huge comfort and considerably faster. The caves themselves are not bad, but nothing unmissable. if you have little time avoid it...More

Thank Myluggageintheworld
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Not really worth going there - it's just a commercialized version of religion.. Only the Dark Caves are worth going there..

Thank Lukas E
Reviewed 3 days ago

Malaysia is a country with multicultural race, religious, etc. This place is a holy place for Hindu and near to my house. Each year 2 to 3 big event happen here that cause traffic jam for a day!!! If you like to come here, please...More

Thank Firdaus I
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The caves is a nice sight to see but watch out for the monkeys you see going up. People stop and fed them so that's one reason they stay on the stairs. If you ignore them they won't bother you. Once you go up the...More

Thank Carolinagyrl79
Reviewed 5 days ago

Really enjoyed this visit, it was part of a tour with Malaysian Discovery Tours &Travel. Our guide was Mark and he was so good and very knowledgable, we did 3 tours with him. However at Batu caves you walk around on your own. There are...More

Thank Barbara S
Reviewed 5 days ago

Too many stairs, got really tired but it was a fun experience. The natural caves are beautiful. And the monkeys on the steps are a plus :p

Thank Amna B
Reviewed 6 days ago

We visited these caves and learned about who previously used them, the temples inside, the refuge during conflicts and how they formed. Its an interesting start being asked to carry a brick up the 272 steps to help with the renovations. It is spectacular with...More

Thank Julian E
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August 11, 2017|
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Response from mdw11 | Reviewed this property |
Book an Uber. Should be 6-10 MYR. If there is more than one of you, it is cheaper by cab than by train which is about 4MYR pp.
August 11, 2017|
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Response from Larry M | Reviewed this property |
If I remember correctly it was about 30 minutes. If you want to catch a taxi you should walk to one of the popular hotels because they offer a one way flat fee(around $25usd) and round trip for ($40usd). I believe there's a... More
July 30, 2017|
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Response from Essence_snc | Reviewed this property |
Hi I would suggest you to go to Genting Highlands first in the morning because it rains a lot there and once it starts raining, the theme park is closed and there is nothing much except the park.I faced this on My first time... More