Chinatown was known as the heart of the Kuala Lumpur City which never sleeps. This most famous tourist spot in the city and also culture, heritage, and historical area. Chinatown, based in Petaling Street, also known as Starch Factory Street. A green roof cover built over the whole street, referred to as the “Green Dragon”.
Today, the street completely pedestrianized and developed into a walking shopping mall. The Street considered as a heritage site. This area is the most popular shopping paradise in Kuala Lumpur. Where you can find all types of goods from Chinese herbs to imitation goods. In this area has a lot of restaurants and food stalls. Which serving local most favourites food such as Hokkien mee, Ikan Bakar (barbecued fish), asam laksa and curry noodles.
Significantly exciting by night, Petaling Street Night Market needs no introduction to those who are familiar with the city. The market and stalls here appear to be the more gorgeous after dark. The area becomes more attracting for the visitor who is coming first- time in this area.
Chinatown most famous and religious attraction Sri Mahamariamman Temple. the temple built in 1873. The lots of other historical structures and religious places in this area. Such as The Annexe Gallery, Sin Sze Si Ya Temple, Masjid Jamek Mosque, Kuan Ti Temple and Kuan Yin Temple.
This is the best area for shopping and eating.
Categories: Travel Attractions