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Batu Caves

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Batu Caves 68100, Malaysia
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These impressive limestone caves are also used for Hindu festivals and pilgrimages.
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  • Very good44%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Batu Caves 68100, Malaysia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Was worth the visit, be prepared for the 272 steps to the cave Not currently a lot to see/do in the cave but clear to see renovations are ongoing Fun feeding peanuts to the monkeys

Thank kandyfield
Reviewed 2 days ago

To go there take a tram from KL Central. Caves are just a few steps from train station. If you want to go there, you have to climb around 300 steps to reach Dark Cave and Temple Cave. Temple Cave is for free, entrance to...More

Thank skrblik2016
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Outside of batu cave was nice, but when we reach inside a lot of garbage, hope they can maintain cleanliness here, it's not attractive at all, very disappointed 😞

Thank Shengshelou
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This trip takes around from Kuala Lumpur to batu caves about 15minutes drives. This place is famous it's call the gold standing Buddha. Everyone knows this place coz it's call the biggest celebration for Hindu. This temple have many steps to walk up to the...More

Thank Jason P
Reviewed 3 days ago

The statue is nice, but wait until you see the caves... OMG! First lit up cave is free to enter, and is impressive enough in itself, but what I consider the main attraction here is the DARK CAVE. The tour of the dark cave is...More

Thank Steffen E
Reviewed 4 days ago

I went there from Subang Jaya by train just one ride. Beautiful cave after climbing those staircases. There's some restaurant also.

Thank BroJohn71
Reviewed 5 days ago

Batu is one of the sites you should visit when in KL at least once, and more so for the feel of the Hindu culture. Although relatively average, the giant golden statue of Lord Murugan itself is stunning and the natural cave (including the little...More

Thank Persiamei
Reviewed 5 days ago

Get fit before climbing those staircases, or just take a break once in a while! Beautiful caves, definitely worth the sweat. Avoid holding food or any small stuff and always keep an eye on the monkeys. They try to get your attention, like to steal...More

Thank VegMate
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is something that you just have to do when you come to Kuala Lumpur but is still very good. It's really accessible via the metro and is pretty cheap too. We came around midday and it was busy so I guess if you come...More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The main cave and smaller cave are both religious shrines. The main cave is currently under redevelopment while the smaller one is complete, to me it has lost any form of symbolism as it is clearly done for the tourists and looks super tacky. The...More

Thank Rowesy
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12 August 2017|
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Response from mdw11 | Reviewed this property |
Book an Uber. Should be 6-10 MYR. If there is more than one of you, it is cheaper by cab than by train which is about 4MYR pp.
12 August 2017|
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Response from Larry M | Reviewed this property |
If I remember correctly it was about 30 minutes. If you want to catch a taxi you should walk to one of the popular hotels because they offer a one way flat fee(around $25usd) and round trip for ($40usd). I believe there's a... More
30 July 2017|
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Response from Essence_snc | Reviewed this property |
Hi I would suggest you to go to Genting Highlands first in the morning because it rains a lot there and once it starts raining, the theme park is closed and there is nothing much except the park.I faced this on My first time... More

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