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10 Best Luxury Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Best Things to Do in KL for Luxury Travellers

This list of the best luxury things to do in KL is specially tailored for those looking to splurge on an exclusive travel experience in the Malaysian capital. Opting for a private tour removes the hassle of figuring out the small issues that arise when spending time in an unfamiliar city, especially if you’re visiting for the first time. Not only can you enjoy a leisurely ride through the city in a swanky vehicle, an experienced guide accompanies you to explore and take beautiful shots of iconic landmarks, such as Petronas Twin Towers, KL Tower, and Batu Caves.

We’ve also compiled a handy guide of the city’s award-winning spas and sophisticated nightlife venues for those who prefer exploring KL according to their own pace. Whether your idea of luxury is a private excursion to verdant highlands or an indulgent dinner at a fine-dining restaurant, read on for the best things to do in KL for luxury travellers.

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For unbeatable views of Kuala Lumpur, this half-day private city tour with a helicopter ride comes highly recommended. After a private car picks you up from your hotel in Kuala Lumpur, a knowledgeable guide leads you to several notable landmarks for photos of the Petronas Twin Towers, Titiwangsa Lake, and Kuala Lumpur Tower. Your tour then continues with a six-minute helicopter ride, where you can enjoy expansive views of the city’s towering skyscrapers, quaint towns, and neighbouring highlands. Read More...

This city tour is perfect for first-time travellers in Kuala Lumpur as they get to visit the city’s historical, religious and scientific attractions in a single day. Available in both morning and afternoon excursions, the tour is inclusive of roundtrip transportation to and from your hotel in KL city centre, an English-speaking guide, and admission fees to selected landmarks. Visitors get to admire expansive views of the city at Petronas Twin Towers and Kuala Lumpur Tower, check out colourful marine life at the Aquaria KLCC, and stop for photos at National Mosque, Royal Palace, and Kuala Lumpur Railway Station. The tour also includes a drive to Batu Caves, an ancient limestone that houses numerous Hindu temples. Read More...

If you’re travelling with a significant other, this romantic excursion offers a unique dining experience in Kuala Lumpur. Set within Kuala Lumpur Tower, Atmosphere 360 is a revolving restaurant that offers an extensive buffet spread of local and international cuisine, as well as outstanding views of KL city and beyond. A private pickup from your hotel brings you straight to Malaysia's second-tallest building, which stands at 276 metres in height. The observation deck in KL Tower, at 100 metres higher than Petronas Twin Towers’s Skybridge, gives you a sweeping view from the heart of Kuala Lumpur. Read More...

Head out for a day of excitement at Genting Highlands, an integrated resort development with hotels, casinos, and a theme park in Pahang. Perched on the peak of Gunung Ulu Kali, you can find plenty of thrills along with terrific views over the spectacular Titiwangsa Mountains. A convenient pickup from your hotel takes you on the hour-long drive to the resort, which stands more than 2,000 metres above sea level. Then, you’ll embark on a three-kilometre-long cable car ride on the Genting Skyway, which offers a spectacular look at the mountains as you travel between the resort and the quaint hill town of Gohtong Jaya. Read More...

Travellers who prefer exploring Kuala Lumpur according to their own pace can opt for private, chauffeur-driven transportation. Service is available between 07:00 and 22:00, and the duration of your ride depends on the total time spent using the vehicle, including any stops made upon your request. Best of all, you’ll be cruising through the city in an executive sedan, which can comfortably accommodate up to three passengers. You can also ask your chauffeur for recommendations on the city’s best attractions, restaurants, shopping and nightlife venues to plan out your own travel itinerary. Read More...

Comprising a three-course dinner at the classy Bijan Bar and Restaurant with a comfortable roundtrip hotel transfer, you can set yourself up for the perfect romantic evening in Kuala Lumpur with this prepaid package. Located in Bukit Bintang, the award-winning venue is known for its authentic Malaysian specialties, such as baked lamb marinated in turmeric, fried prawns in a spicy chili sauce, and wild ferns cooked with chili and caramelized coconut. For dessert, you’ll be served a palm sugar sponge cake and homemade coconut ice cream. Bijan Bar and Restaurant also has an impressive drinks list, where you can pair your meal with a glass of premium wine or champagne. Read More...

Enjoying a pampering session in Kuala Lumpur is a blissful way to conclude a busy day of exploring the city’s landmarks and shopping venues. For convenience, five-star hotels are fitted with luxurious spa centres, where you can enjoy a relaxing massage or facial treatment without stepping a foot outside your hotel (or room). However, there are plenty of standalone hair and nail salons that go above and beyond by offering luxurious amenities and services, including complimentary champagnes and cakes and iPad usages, as well as premium products, and award-winning therapists with years of experience. Read More...

If the idea of overcrowded clubs or smoke-filled bars repels you, then make your way to a classy speakeasy to enjoy an extensive range of premium whiskies and specialty cocktails. These nightlife venues are often so cleverly camouflaged that only the adventurous will stumble upon them to mingle with fashion-forward youths, business executives, and savvy travellers. Fitted with unique décors, impressive drinks lists, and award-winning mixologists, we’ve compiled a list of our favourite speakeasies in Kuala Lumpur… and how to find them. Read More...

Fine-dining restaurants are plentiful in Kuala Lumpur, boasting beautifully-presented food, impeccable service, and ultra-stylish design. These places are the types of restaurants you book ahead of time, look forward to visiting for days and when the moment finally arrives, you savour each second.  Perfect for when you’re looking to enjoy a weekend indulgence or a romantic date with your beloved, we’ve listed only the city’s best French fine dining restaurants. Read More...

Shopping malls in Kuala Lumpur host a wide range of brands, from big box retailers and high-street, to indie labels and local boutiques, resulting in a pretty diverse KL shopping experience. For a luxurious retail therapy, we highly recommend Pavilion KL, Suria KLCC, and Starhill Gallery as these shopping malls are kept up-to-date with the most glamorous names in the fashion industry, including Valentino, Dior, Coach, Jimmy Choo, Calvin Klein, and Louis Vuitton. Another piece of good news is that visitors can combine shopping with sophisticated dining, as these high-end shopping malls are fitted with award-winning restaurants and cafes that serve both local and international cuisine in lavish settings. Read More...

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