Welcome to Kuala Lumpur: The Vibrant Heart of Malaysia
Kuala Lumpur, the bustling capital of Malaysia, is a dynamic city where tradition meets modernity. Iconic skyscrapers, diverse population, results in a vibrant fusion of cultures, reflected in its cuisine, festivals, and neighbourhoods.
Kuala Lumpur’s warm hospitality and cultural richness make it a welcoming destination for travellers of all interests.
Kuala Lumpur boasts a tropical climate, with warm and humid conditions year-round. Frequent rainfall, especially during the monsoon seasons from May to September and November to March, keeps the city lush.
Temperatures hover around 31-33°C (88-91°F), and high humidity is a consistent feature of the weather in this vibrant Malaysian capital.
Shopping & Dining
Most shopping malls and restaurants are open from 10am – 10pm all week. Pubs are open from 6pm – 2am.
Our local currency is the Malaysian Ringgit (MYR). There are many money changers around and they readily accept other currencies.
STAY WITH US
Conference Venue & Accommodation
Hilton Kuala Lumpur
Address: 3, Jalan Stesen Sentral, Kuala Lumpur Sentral, 50470 Kuala Lumpur,
Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur
Phone: 03-2264 2264
HOW TO GET THERE?
To reach the Hilton Kuala Lumpur, located in the Kuala Lumpur Sentral precinct, you have several transportation options:
The fastest and most convenient way to get to Hilton Kuala Lumpur from Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) is by taking the KLIA Ekspres high-speed train. The train connects KLIA to KL Sentral station, which is within walking distance of the hotel. The journey takes approximately 28 minutes.
You can also take a taxi from KLIA to Hilton Kuala Lumpur. Airport taxis are readily available at the airport, and the journey will take around 45 minutes to an hour, depending on traffic conditions. Ensure that the taxi uses the meter or agree on a fare before starting your journey.
Grab, a popular ride-sharing service in Malaysia, is an alternative to airport taxis. You can book a Grab car at KLIA using the Grab app on your smartphone.
Attractions Around Kuala Lumpur
Kuala Lumpur is a city of diverse attractions, offering something for everyone. Here are some places to visit in Kuala Lumpur:
Petronas Twin Towers
These iconic twin towers are an architectural wonder and a symbol of Kuala Lumpur. Visit the observation deck for breathtaking city views.
Little India Brickfields
Little India of Brickfields is always a bustling street. The colors of the street are simply amazing. You can see vendors lugging bales and bales of sarees through the traffic. You can find sarees of any colors and designs here.
Merdeka Square (Dataran Merdeka)
This historic square is home to the Sultan Abdul Samad Building and the site where Malaysia’s independence was declared.
KL Tower (Menara KL)
Enjoy panoramic views of the city from the observation deck of this towering structure, which also offers a unique glass-floored skybox.
Chinatown (Petaling Street)
Dive into the vibrant streets of Chinatown, known for bustling markets, delicious street food, and historic temples.
Satisfy your taste buds with the diverse and delectable street food offerings along Jalan Alor, especially in the evenings.