For an in-depth look at life in the capital, move around the neighbourhoods on foot and by public transport. Take a closer look at the blends of cultures and history, rubbing shoulders with the locals as you explore.
Travel by monorail to the Chow Kit Wet Market, the city’s largest covered market. Explore the maze of stalls with your private guide. From here head to Kampung Bahru, a traditional city neighbourhood founded in 1899. Peruse the streets of the residential area before stopping at a local café. Join your guide for a local coffee to chat about life in the city, picking up some language tips and unique local insight.
Move on to the historical colonial centre Merdeka Square, walking along an impressive blend of architectural wonders, with buildings dating back to the 1800’s. If interested, visit the Masjid Jamek, the city’s oldest surviving mosque. The colourful streets of Little India will also be explored, a wonderful place to take photos and browse the many shop and street vendors selling therapeutic massage oils, herbs and authentic goods.