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Address: Jalan Tuanku Abdul Halim | Bukit Damansara, Kuala Lumpur 50490, Malaysia
Phone Number:
60362001000
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US$ 100.00*
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Private Half-Day Kuala Lumpur Photographic Tour Including Tickets to Petronas...
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Half-Day City Tour with Kuala Lumpur Tower Admission
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Half-Day Kuala Lumpur City Tour

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Visited here by a guided tour. Nice to have seen, but it is nothing that you have to see when you visit Kuala Lumpur.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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Jaipur, India
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17 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

You drive in to see expecting a grand palace ,drive all the way , walk towards the palace , see a poster palace through the gates , take some pictures and back tour car , drive off. It's over 10 minutes max . So people , must avoid this tour , better places to see elsewhere in KL

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Thank ATUL J
Jaipur, India
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92 reviews
61 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This official residence of the kind offers fantastic view. The domes are beautiful.People are restricted outside the gate.There is grass all around, and you can spend good time with selfies.It is a newly constructed palace.It gives you a feeling of Arabic times!!!!

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Gurugram (Gurgaon), India
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149 reviews
58 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

It the new Royal place of the King. Its quite huge guarded and protected. There is cavalry at the gate. Its good to a Country's King's palace.

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Thank Sachin1558
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17 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Visited here by a guided tour. Nice to have seen, but it is nothing that you have to see when you visit Kuala Lumpur.

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Thank Sara H
Colombo, Sri Lanka
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12 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We can just take some photos outside and go away..nothing exciting and not a must see thing in KUL!!!

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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101 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

For starters, I'm a resident in Malaysia, but as I didn't have the 'resident card' I had to pay tourist rate. I know it's not much, but it's annoying as I showed the lady my visa and she wasn't having any of it. Reason why I don't have 1 is because of all the fakes that have been made. Laughable.... More 

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Thank SHH8
Rourkela, India
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75 reviews
51 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Though you are not allowed inside the palace still it's a good photo stop. Nice horse guards and beautiful view is worth visiting.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Went there with colleague because it is part of our task for Treasure Hunt. A very nice place to visit especially when you want to learn about Malaysia's constitutional monarchy system.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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34 reviews
10 attraction reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

i dont understand why people want to come here and take pictures. - the palace is newly built and nothing special to it besides the fact that it is the offficial palace to the current official ruler of Malaysia (similar with British monarchy but with rotation system as there are 9 states with Sultan in Malaysia) my advice, go to... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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197 reviews
137 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to Istana Negara by Uber which tried to take us to the real (important peoples) entrance not the place tourists take photos. You can take photos but nothing else to do. There is no shade so on a sunny day you stand in the sun taking photos into you get too hot then you leave.

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