Kuala Lumpur is a great place for shopping, there is something for every taste and budget here, designer labels, local brands, and street markets with artsy finds and cheap reproductions – it all depends on what you are looking for when shopping in Kuala Lumpur.
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1. Central Market Kuala Lumpur
Opening House : 10 AM to 9:30.
Central Market Kuala Lumpur is a centre for Malaysian culture, art and craft located in the heart of the city. As a building with significant historical value, Central Market Kuala Lumpur has come a long way from its early beginning as a wet market built-in 1888 to a delightful destination for tourists, shoppers and art lovers.
Today, Central Market Kuala Lumpur is a must-visit destination offering visitors a unique shopping opportunity where they can relish not just a retail experience but also a heritage experience offering a wonderful visual treat and appreciation of Malaysia heritage and architecture in a glance as they step into its doors.
2. Petaling Street
Opening Hours : 9:00 AM – 11:45 PM
Petaling Street, the centre of Kuala Lumpur’s original Chinatown, maintains much of its traditional atmosphere, particularly at night when vendors fan out their merchandise along the street.
While you can shop for anything from gems and incense to toys and t-shirts, the true allure of this night market is in wandering about and enjoying its sights, sounds and energy. Food is plentiful with many scrumptious varieties to choose from; some of the restaurants here have been in business for generations. Locals flock to Petaling Street primarily for bargain accessories and great Chinese food. So, go on, be brave – head down to Petaling Street with an empty stomach and an adventurous spirit. Even if you don’t spend a penny, (which will be hard!), you are guaranteed to have an amazing experience here.
3. Pavilion Shopping centre in Kuala Lumpur
Opening Hours : 10 AM to 10PM .
The pavillion shopping centre is the heart of Kuala Lumpur lies the jewel of Bukit Bintang, Pavilion Kuala Lumpur is an award-winning, premier shopping destination houses eight precincts to fulfil all your personalised indulgences. Experience the excitement of this 1.37 million sq ft retail haven with over 550 outlets offering the finest selections of shopping, dining and urban leisure.
4. Kenanga wholesale city Kuala Lumpur
Opening Hours : 10 AM to 7 PM.
Kenanga Wholesale City is Malaysia’s first fashion wholesale mall. It is located in Pudu, the heart of Kuala Lumpur, a few minutes from the city’s Golden Triangle, in the fashion wholesale area of Jalan Kenanga. It is a large mall with fashion stores spreading over 8 trading storeys. The best buys there must be ladies’ clothes, accessories, shoes and handbags. Fashion fans should explore it if you have a weekend in Kuala Lumpur – yes, Saturday and Sunday are when many stores welcome retail customers.
5.Taman Connaught night market
Opening Hour : Only Wednesday 6 PM to 1 AM
It is the longest night market in Malaysia, the Taman Connaught Night Market is 2 kilometres long, packed with retail stalls and food outlets. Take in the sights and sounds of night market as you browse through the long line of clothes, bags, shoes, accessories, and souvenirs. Aside from shopping, the Taman Connaught Night Market is also famous for a wide array of food choices. From local delights to Taiwanese, Thai, Korean, and Japanese dishes. Try out some of the bestsellers, including stinky tofu, okonomiyaki, cheesecakes, barbecue, and fresh oysters.