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Kuala Lumpur Countryside and Batu Caves Tour

  • When does it run?
    Daily
  • Start time

    Hotel Pick up is between : 8:45am – 9:15am & 1:45pm – 2:25pm
    The tour departure is at 9:30am and 2:30pm


  • Duration
    3.5 hours
Inclusions
  • Hotel transfers
  • Pewter factory visit
  • Batik factory visit
  • Batu Caves entry
  • Museum Cave entry
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Key Highlights

  • Experience the Malaysian countryside and see its major attractions
  • Learn how pewter-wares are made during a visit to the world’s biggest pewter centre
  • See the beautiful art of making batik designs on fabric
  • Spectacular scenic beauty coupled with an insight into Malaysian handicrafts, customs and traditions
  • Explore the limestone hills of Batu Caves filled with images of dieties and murals

Overview

Enjoy a delightful introduction of Kuala Lumpur’s scenic countryside, a stark contrast from the city’s futuristic modern living. Experience the rural lifestyle and learn the inner secrets of making pewter and batik drawing. Take in the beauty of the colourful display of Hindu dieties in their limestone caves. Enjoy a sightseeing experience that combines scenic beauty, local handicrafts, religion, traditions and more.

Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    Daily

  • Duration

    3.5 hours

  • Start time

    Hotel Pick up is between : 8:45am – 9:15am & 1:45pm – 2:25pm
    The tour departure is at 9:30am and 2:30pm


  • Meeting Point

    Pick up from your hotel. (Please mention your hotel name and address at the time of booking. If you do not have this information now, our customer service executives will get in touch and confirm the details)

  • Ending Point

    You will be dropped off to your hotel.

Itinerary

  • You will be picked up from your hotel in Kuala Lumpur and driven to the city’s suburbs.

    Drive past quaint villages, cultural sites and picturesque landscapes as you cruise along the Ambassador Row, Istana Sharif Ali and Malay villages and hit the suburbs.

    The key attractions where you will stop at are:

    Royal Selangor – The world’s renowned makers of fine pewter since 1885. A guided tour of the world’s biggest pewter centre will fascinate you as you observe how raw materials are shaped into the most exquisite pewter designs. Marvel at the process casting, moulding, hammering, engraving and polishing.

    Batik Design Centre – Batik or wax painting is an ancient Malaysian art form. Both hand drawn and block printing methods are demonstrated here. See how a piece of white cloth is transformed into colourful and exquisite design material. Batu Caves/Hindu Temples – An iconic attraction of Selangor, Batu Caves is a massive limestone outcrop that is also the site of a yearly Hindu religious festival called Thaipusam. At the base of the outcrop lies a small Hindu shrine displaying various Hindu deities. The Cathedral Cave is the largest and most popular cavern in Batu Caves and is a must-visit for its spectacular scenic beauty.

    At the end of the tour, you will be dropped off to your hotel.

Inclusions & Exclusions

  • Hotel transfers
  • Pewter factory visit
  • Batik factory visit
  • Batu Caves entry
  • Museum Cave entry
  • Meal

Please note

Please call the activity operator at least 48 hours prior to start of the tour to confirm all departure details.

Visit to Batu Caves not available 3 days during Thaipusam (normally end January/ early February)

Voucher Information: You must print and surrender a paper version of your booking voucher for this activity (showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted). No refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.

Please dress appropriately as you will be visiting Batu Caves Temple, which is a religious place of worship.

This tour does not take place on Chinese New Year from 12 Feb - 13 Feb 2021.
Tour not available on Thaipusam from 27 Jan - 28 Jan 2021.

Additional info

The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have. There should be minimum of 2 passengers for guaranteed departure. Should this number not be met for your chosen date you will be offered an alternative date or a full refund.