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Address: | Sri Subramaniam Temple, Batu Caves 68100, Malaysia
Phone Number: 60 3 2287 942
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: No
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These impressive limestone caves are also used for Hindu festivals and...

These impressive limestone caves are also used for Hindu festivals and pilgrimages.

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I would recommend for travelers to visit this place early as much as possible. Tho this place is not for you to do exercise, but this definitely would do to strengthen your leg... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Vacoas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A lot of stairs to climb and a dress code to respect. You need to cover your legs and shoulders.beware of the monkeys ; they can stalk you. dont carry anything in your hands as they might snatch it. Otherwise inside you have temples where you can offer your prayers

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The caves are currently a building site. Scaffolding, piles of bricks etc everywhere. There's also quite a lot of rubbish about. The caves themselves are very impressive if you're prepared to ignore the rest. Go and visit the Dark Caves in the same location and pay for the tour. Much more rewarding. There's a woman renting sarongs as you go... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Really disappointing to see the state of the cave. There are quite a number of steps to get to the top, but after learning more about cave ecosystems and seeing how the religious vendors try to beat the monkeys around and even shoot fireworks at the monkeys trying to hurt them, it made it a horrible experience. There was litter... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I would recommend for travelers to visit this place early as much as possible. Tho this place is not for you to do exercise, but this definitely would do to strengthen your leg muscles. Going up to the stairs seeing the view is awesome. Been here 3x. The monkey's and the bat cave one if the attractions. Shopping here are... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Besides the main attraction, pay attention when you half way down, there is an entrance to the Dark Cave guided tour on the right. Went there without any advanced planning but was really amazed by the experience. It is a guided tour, ticket purchased separately. The guide will bring the visitors to visit the cave and provide explanations on the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Batu Caves is a must-visit when in Kuala Lumpur. You don't even need to book a tour now as the train directly stops at Batu Caves station now! Simply go to the train station and ask for the correct line to Batu Caves when at Bukit Bintang (where most tourists will be at). For those who are more physically fit,... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

1 hour drive by taxi from city to the caves, so be aware that the traffic is horrendous in KL. Overall a good experience, the best part was the dark cave tour, which does not have free admission. There was a lot of construction and scaffolding everywhere so it took away from a lot of the sights and especially the... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I researched Batu Caves and found that the tours offered are well overpriced! It cost us less than $10AUD to Uber from our KL City hotel and admission to the caves is free. The stairs are amazingly high and steep, I was a little nervous of falling backwards and the random monkeys that live on the mountain... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I would recommend to go there when its not too hot because you have to go up many steps to come there. But the cave itself is great, you have an amazing view and you dont have to pay fot it. You also should go to dark cave, its ony a few steps away. Whats also great about it, you... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Now they make it outskirt maintenance, but inside still can walk in.. Better after all renovation only pay visit..

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