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Batu Caves

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Batu Caves 68100, Malaysia
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Half-Day Batu Cave and Kuala Lumpur Countryside Tour
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Private Half-Day Batu Caves Waterfalls and Hot Springs Tour
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These impressive limestone caves are also used for Hindu festivals and pilgrimages.
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  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Batu Caves 68100, Malaysia
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Reviewed yesterday

The Batu Caves are very impressive and its a must when in KL! The climb especially in hot and humid weather isnt the easiest so be sure to take multiple breaks on the way up. Also when up there there is a Dark Caves Tour...More

1  Thank Jon B
Reviewed 2 days ago

A Hindu place of worship, fascinatingly built into huge caves. Access is via 250+ steps, which is quite a feat and needs to be taken slowly. The monkeys entertain you though. There was major construction work going on and they asked if you would carry...More

Thank Elaine F
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is principally a Hindu temple, built inside a cave. The cave is short and has daylight throughout, as it ends in a sink hole, but it is high and wide and quite magnificent. But it is a working, functioning Hindu temple and one that...More

Thank JPHStVincent
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Do not belittle the climb up to the caves! But it was worth climbing up as you get rewarded with the beautiful scene and peaceful aura. I took a train to Batu Cave and spend about 2.5 hours exploring the area including the dark cave....More

Thank Sunnylimsl
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The Batu Caves were a nice site to see in Kuala Lampur but it seemed like just a small cave with nothing special to it and wasn’t as deep or big as I would imagined it to be. The 1,000 stair steps were not worth...More

Thank H-Town1987
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The caves are spectacular but it’s not a great tourist experience. More can be done to tidy up the whole area and educate visitors about the caves. I understand that construction works were being carried out but my feelings about this place haven’t changed from...More

Thank Greg P
Reviewed 3 days ago

i though that place is far from kl but it was exactly wrong. its only take about less than 1 hours from kl central. you have to becarefull from the monkeys which always stoles everything you take. mostly for food or drinks. and here are...More

Thank Salman A
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

God is great ihave visit 4 times paused years ,world tallest murugan stachive,i really proud of to indian people living in malaysia great job.

1  Thank msreddy1978
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Batu Caves is fabulous. If you want to get inside the cave be prepared to clim up some 200+ stairs. But the climb is neither boring nor exhausting because there are adorable monkeys all around, which don’t seem to be bothered with the human tourists.

1  Thank LoveIStanbul365
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

its one of the places to see in kl.warning- has many stairs.stairs are really narrow. usually at day time it is 30° in Malaysia,so prepare water and hat to go upstairs. unfortunately only one cave is free of charge,all other require payment to get inside,including...More

1  Thank aleksamiro
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Karthick R
10 December 2017|
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Response from Amanda A | Reviewed this property |
Hello, It's a great place to visit for anyone visiting Kuala Lumpur, first or repeat visitors alike, but there a couple of things to consider. First of all, there are several attractions right next to the Batu Caves... More
26 November 2017|
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Response from Calvin N | Reviewed this property |
I don't believed you need to book it in advance.
Sopheaktra N
23 November 2017|
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Response from jay819 | Reviewed this property |
Hi. No ticket needed unless you want a guided tour of the dark caves - which I recommend. I took public transport from Sentra station in Kuala Lumpur. Was about 30mins on train