"An architectural masterpiece" Petronas Twin Towers Tip by swissfondue

Petronas Twin Towers, Kuala Lumpur: 256 reviews and 449 photos

 
 

No visit to KL would be complete without experiencing the jewel in the city's crown -

THE PETRONAS TWIN TOWERS.

This architecturally outstanding building is probably KL's most visited tourist attraction and advance booking is required to enjoy the city views from its skybridge and observation decks. There is an entry charge. Although the skybridge is located in the mid section of the towers it is certainly a fun experience to walk between them and see KL spread out beneath you.

Tickets are issued on a "first come, first served basis" and can be obtained from the Ticket office on the Concourse level. Only a certain amount of tickets are allocated each hour as there are restrictions on the number of people allowed on the Skybridge at any given time. Time limits apply but there is plenty of time to admire the views and take photos.

TIP: If possible visit earlier in the day as tickets may not be available later in the afternoon.

NOTE: The Skybridge and observation decks are closed on MONDAY and between 1pm and 2.30pm on FRIDAY for Prayer.

There is also an upmarket shopping centre at the base of the complex: Suria KLCC.

Address: Petronas Twin Towers KL City Centre.
Directions: Although I dont really recommend taxis as a way of getting around KL due to the traffic congestion, they are the best way to get to Petronas Towers from the train or monorail station.
Phone: 603-2331-8080
Website: http://petronastwintowers.com.my

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Mar 31, 2012
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Comments (3)

  • swissfondue's Profile Photo
    Sep 23, 2013 at 3:11 AM

    Thanks Irene. I would like to revisit KL myself one day if the opportunity arises. :) Heidi.

  • IreneMcKay's Profile Photo
    Sep 23, 2013 at 2:17 AM

    Hope that cheered you up a bit re ratings. Will shortly be revisiting KL for a couple of days. Irene

    • swissfondue's Profile Photo
      Sep 23, 2013 at 3:12 AM

      Thanks Irene. I would like to revisit KL myself one day if the opportunity arises. :) Heidi

  • rudysmom626's Profile Photo
    Nov 7, 2012 at 10:02 AM

    Hey Heidi! Just wanted to let you know that we've featured your photo of the Petronas Twin Towers on our VT Facebook page today! You can check it out here: facebook.com/VirtualTourist?...

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