Playing Tourist: The 24-hour KL Guide

Whether you’re looking for a simple staycation, a quick weekend getaway, or just to jalan-jalan cari makan, the capital city of Malaysia has it all – iconic attractions, sleek skyscrapers, foodie favourites, and beautiful sights to see such as the botanical gardens and colonial architecture around town.

Despite the fact that there’s sooo much to do, it’s definitely possible to make a quick dash to the city for an affordable trip, with deals from the ENTERTAINER.

So, we’ve put together an itinerary for you, to make your next trip to KL easy peasy on yourself and your wallet. You just have to focus on spending a wonderful day out with your friends, family, or your significant other!

Wake up in comfort at Ramada Suites KLCC

Located in the heart of the vibrant KL, the Ramada offers luxurious city views with excellent facilities that include an in-room kitchen, fitness centre, and our personal favourite: a gorgeous outdoor infinity pool. Only a five-minute walk from the must-visit Bukit Bintang, the iconic KL Tower, and Petronas Twin Towers, the Ramada is the ideal starting point for a memorable urban adventure. Plus, with your ENTERTAINER app, you’ll be able to enjoy a 1-for-1 One Room deal, for a night of comfort and pure bliss.

Enjoy the city sights aboard the KL Hop On Hop Off

Covering more than 50 attractions with 23 designated stops, the KL Hop On Hop Off Tour offers wonderful views all over the city, in the comfort of an open-deck double-decker bus. Frequent and timely, the family-friendly service provides you with pre-recorded audio commentary, highlighting information and cool facts about the attractions you go to. It’s a great way to get an overview of the city, and you’ll even enjoy the freedom to hop on and off whenever you want. Enjoy it best with the ENTERTAINER, with 1-for-1 deals for the Hop On Hop Off Tour.

Fuel up with street food for lunch

You can’t go to KL without a food hunting session, so make your way to Petaling Street. With choices like hokkien mee, beef noodles, porridge, chee cheong fan, yong tao foo, loh shu fun (believe us, we can go on with this), you’ll have the time of your life indulging in some of the most delicious food in the world! Petaling Street also offers charming and colourful stores for you to get your bargain shopping on, as it’s one of the best shopping spots in town. If you’re not up for street food, open up the app and explore places nearby such as Pampas Reserve and Pintu.

Go to the top of Petronas Twin Towers

With 360-degree views of KL’s beautiful skyline, how can anyone who visits KL miss this? Officially opened in 1999, the towers are more than just a symbol of the country. They are a work of art that travelers from all over the world come to see. Imagine walking across from one tower to another, taking in spectacular views you wouldn’t be able to find just anywhere. How amazing is that?

Grab a healthy pick-me-up at Life Juice, The Intermark

Refresh or cleanse with a healthy dose of nutrients and antioxidants at Life Juice! Before embarking on your shopping spree, perk up your energy levels with one of the best fresh juice joint in town. Enjoy a variety of thirst-quenching concoction such as the Green-Tox — for those who are watching their weight, 500 Days of Summer — a blend of strawberries, grapes, mint leaves and others aiming to enrich brain productivity, or Bugs Bunny — for clear and improved eyesight! Our 1-for-1 offers on the ENTERTAINER only further sweetens this deal!

Shop, shop, shop, shop, shop

When it comes to shopping in KL, the list goes on! Apart from Petaling Street, there’s also Suria KLCC, Pavilion, Lot 10, Fahrenheit and more. Pick any one of these, and you’ll find plenty of international brands with local surprises, and it’s easy to simply walk from one mall to another. To get a glimpse of the local art scene, visit the Central Market for artsy souvenirs you can take home to remind you of your stay.

Have a local dinner at Bijan KL

After exploring the city, we bet your tummies will be ready for more amazing local food. Well, Bijan (the Malay word for ‘Sesame’) at Bukit Bintang is one place you wouldn’t want to miss! It offers refined Malay dining with a twist – traditional Malay recipes cooked with modern ingredients, a perfect balance of the old and the new. Go for the usual favourites such as Ayam Masak Merah and Otak-Otak, or discover local dishes that aren’t as well known, and let your tastebuds be surprised. Show them your ENTERTAINER app to enjoy the 1-for-1 Main Course offer.

Wind down at Pisco Bar

The day’s not over yet! Visit Pisco Bar, one of the trendiest night spots in Changkat for unique cocktails such as the Salted Coconut Expresso Martini, and of course, their popular must-try Peruvian and Spanish tapas. Its urban chic atmosphere draws a variety of crowds made up of locals, expats and travelers, making it a great place to hang out, unwind, and dance. If you’re in doubt, check out the deals the ENTERTAINER offers for Pisco Bar, and you’ll definitely say Si!

Phew! What an adventure-packed day it’s going to be.

Save this itinerary for your next visit, and make full use of the ENTERTAINER offers so that it’s 100% more enjoyable and memorable. Go on your ENTERTAINER app to discover even more deals in Kuala Lumpur, and other cities in Malaysia.

Brb, planning our next trip to KL.