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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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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Batu Caves 68100, Malaysia
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Reviewed 1 week 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 1 week 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 1 week 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

1  Thank Barbara S
Reviewed 1 week 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 1 week 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
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of our first destinations for sight seeing was the batu caves we stayed at holiday inn express in Kuala 5 min walk to the KLIA express for 2 Ringt and took the train from across the street for 10 Ringt as I can remember...More

Thank Salma K
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Of course i liked the visit but the main atraction is the long stairway to the cave and the big statue on the entrance. Inside the cave it's not that nice and a bit dirty. It's a must go but don't expect much. And if...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago

This religious shrine is an interesting place to see. The natural caves are accessed by a very large number of steps. So be prepared for the walk. Some visitors even bring up buckets of sand for the renevations. There are several temples in the caves...More

Thank davidevansbailey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited the Batu caves a couple of days ago. It is well worth a visit. I struggle with vertigo and claustrophobia, a dangerous combination for me with this particular tourist attraction. Have you seen the 272 steps!!! There are a further 30 steps to...More

2  Thank LettyK_13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When I wanted to visit this temple many tour operators wanted about INR 10000 per head to take me here. From KL Sentral I went by Kommuter and that too very fast and economically. I could not climb he steps as my age did not...More

Thank Surya Narayana P
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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