7 Fun and Exciting Things You Can Do in KLCC

The Kuala Lumpur city centre (KLCC) is indeed a hip and happening place. It is an entertainment and shopping hub, as well as a foodie’s paradise. If you’re wondering what to do over the weekend, go right to the heart of our capital city for some fun and adventure!

Here are 7 fun things you can do in KLCC:



Shop and dine at Suria KLCC

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Suria KLCC is a premier shopping centre with over 360 specialty stores. It houses exclusive brands such as Chanel, Alexander McQueen, and Gucci Beauty. Shop till you drop at this shopper’s paradise and when you’re hungry, dine at one of the many restaurants here.



Learn and have fun with science at Petrosains

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Petrosains is an impressive science centre located in Suria KLCC. It has numerous exhibits on space science and technology, dinosaurs, oil and gas exploration, robots, and others. The interactive and hands-on exhibits and activities make learning science fun for both children and adults. 

Petrosains also hosts a range of engaging science shows for its visitors several times a day. After a fun-filled day of exploring the wonders of science, stop by the XPLORASI gift shop for loads of educational games, toys, and books for your budding young scientists!



Take a stroll around KLCC Park

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KLCC Park is a lush 50-acre garden close to Suria KLCC. It provides a beautiful touch of nature right in the city centre. Take a stroll along the footpaths and enjoy the fresh air. Admire the stunning greenery, a beautiful lake, and artistic sculptures in the park. Alternatively, sit back and relax on a bench while your young ones play in the kids’ playground.



Marvel at sea creatures in Aquaria KLCC

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Located beneath the KL Convention Centre, Aquaria KLCC is an impressive oceanarium showcasing over 5,000 different aquatic and land creatures. It houses numerous aquariums filled with a variety of marine and freshwater species. There’s even a ground-to-ceiling aquarium with more fishes than any one person could ever count! 

Aquaria KLCC also has a 90-metre underwater tunnel that visitors can walk through to meet majestic sea creatures such as turtles and sharks. If you’re an animal lover, this is definitely a must-see!



Catch mesmerizing city views at KL Tower

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Standing at 421 metres, KL Tower is the tallest telecommunication tower in Southeast Asia. Visit the observation deck and get a stunning view of the KL skyline at 276 metres above ground level. Walk around the deck and enjoy a bird’s eye view of Malaysia’s capital city. 

Once you’re done, head over to Atmosphere 360, the renowned revolving restaurant at KL Tower. Savour a hearty buffet with various local and international dishes while enjoying a 360-degree view of KL. The view up there is gorgeous, so be sure to seize this photo op! Snap some Instagramable pictures with the skyline as your background.



Enjoy a live musical performance at Dewan Filharmonik PETRONAS

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Dewan Filharmonik PETRONAS is a grand concert hall and home to the Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra. It takes inspiration from traditional 19th-century European concert halls. 

Beyond classical music, this iconic hall has also hosted prominent Malaysian and international artists over the years. Check out upcoming concert dates and book your tickets online to enjoy an evening of musical magic.



Indulge in some afternoon tea at InterContinental Hotel

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Enjoy a spot of afternoon tea with scenic garden views at InterContinental Hotel, only a 10-minute walk away from Suria KLCC. Relax and unwind over some scrumptious local delights including savoury treats and sweet pastries. What better way to wrap up the evening than with a cup of tea in one hand and a devilishly delicious pastry in another!

So, what are you waiting for? Plan an outing to KLCC and have a fun-filled day with your family and friends!



Words by Vidhya Sathyamoorthy
Featured image from Esmonde Yong on Unsplash