- INSTANT CONFIRMATION
- Group tour
Leave the busy city behind to explore Kuala Lumpur’s beautiful countryside and discover the Batu Caves, a Hindu temple and catch a glimpse of the city from the height of 272 steps. Included in the tour is a visit to pewter and batik factories.
HighlightsDiscover the Batu Caves, a Hindu temple and catch a glimpse of the city from the height of 272 steps. Learn about Malaysia's rich history, traditions and customs in the suburbs. Visit rural Malay villages, the Royal Selangor Pewter and a batik factory.
ItineraryEnjoy a trip to the countryside, stopping at interesting factories and visiting the incredible Batu Caves. Begin your journey with a pick-up at your Kuala Lumpur hotel. You will be taken to experience the outskirts of the city along the ‘Ambassador Row’, Istana Sharif Ali and Malay Villages. Stop at the Royal Selangor Pewter, the largest and most modern pewter factory in the world, reputed internationally for its high quality and craftsmanship. You will be shown the different processes, such as casting, filing, polishing, soldering, hammering and engraving during this factory tour. Next up is a batik factory to see how batik is designed and printed. The last stop will be at the limestone hills of Batu Caves that comprises three caverns and several smaller caves. Pass a towering statue of Lord Murugan as you climb 272 steps into a cave shrine, and follow vivid murals that bring scenes from Hindu scripture to life. Spot the macaques that live on the lush cliff face, and join a crowd of Hindu pilgrims on their way to a series of gilded altars. This tour concludes with drop-off at your Kuala Lumpur hotel.
- Private English-speaking driver/guide
- Round trip hotel transfers (KL city area)
- Transport by air-conditioned vehicle
- Other personal expenses
Additional informationWear comfortable walking shoes for the hike up Batu Caves. • Please note that shorts, sleeveless shirt and slippers are not allowed (for the temple visit).
Group Tour : Batu Caves & Country Side Tour