1 Day in Petaling Jaya: Towers to Water Slides

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by Sebastian

May 7, 2024 · 1 min read

Petaling Jaya 1 Day Itinerary

Embark on a full-day exploration of Petaling Jaya, where urban marvels meet exhilarating fun. Start your journey at the awe-inspiring Petronas Twin Towers, a testament to modern architecture that dominates the Kuala Lumpur skyline. Allocate an hour to marvel at this iconic landmark, soaking in the grandeur of one of the world's tallest buildings. Afterward, dive into a day of splashes and excitement at Sunway Lagoon Theme Park. This water park promises endless fun with its vast array of rides and attractions, offering an entire day's worth of entertainment. From the serene beauty of the Petronas Twin Towers to the adrenaline-pumping slides of Sunway Lagoon, your one-day itinerary in Petaling Jaya is packed with contrasting experiences that will leave you with unforgettable memories.

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Eastin Hotel Kuala Lumpur
Eastin Hotel Kuala Lumpur
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One World Hotel
One World Hotel
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Avante Hotel
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Sheraton Petaling Jaya Hotel
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1 Day in Petaling Jaya Itinerary: Day 1

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Petronas Twin Towers

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Kickstart your Petaling Jaya adventure gazing up at the iconic Petronas Twin Towers. As the morning sun reflects off the modern architecture, spend an hour marveling at the sheer scale and design of these world-famous skyscrapers. Located in the heart of Kuala Lumpur, these towers stand as a testament to Malaysia's rapid development and ambition. The Twin Towers are not just an architectural marvel but also a symbol of Malaysia's capital, offering visitors a unique blend of cultural and futuristic experiences.

Attraction Info

  • Petronas Twin Tower, Lower Ground (Concourse) Level, Kuala Lumpur City Centre, 50088 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Suggested tour duration: 1-2 hour
  • Open on Tue-Sun,9:00am-9:00pm;Closed from 02/13-12/31,Mon;Open 9:00am-9:00pm on 02/12,Mon,Closed every Monday, except for public holidays

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SUSHI TAKA
SUSHI TAKA
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Nobu Kuala Lumpur
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Hard Rock Cafe Kuala Lumpur
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Sunway Lagoon Theme Park

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After the urban awe of the Petronas Twin Towers, it's time to dive into a day of exhilarating fun at Sunway Lagoon Theme Park. Just a short drive from the city center, this water park promises an entire day of thrills and spills with its vast array of rides, slides, and attractions. Whether you're looking to cool off in the wave pool, take a leisurely float along the lazy river, or test your courage on the adrenaline-pumping water slides, Sunway Lagoon has something for everyone. It's the perfect way to cap off your one-day itinerary with a splash!

Attraction Info

  • 3, Jalan PJS 11/11, Bandar Sunway, 47500 Subang Jaya, Selangor
  • Suggested tour duration: 1 day
  • Open on Mon, Wed-Sun,10:00am-6:00pm,Closed every Tuesday, except Malaysian schools & public holidays

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Bandar Sunway
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|0.29km from Sunway Lagoon Theme Park

Top Things to Do in Petaling Jaya-2024

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Petronas Twin Towers
Petronas Twin Towers
4.7/5 · 3,981 review
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Highlights:

• The Petronas Twin Towers are one of Kuala Lumpur's iconic cityscapes, and the towers are located in the heart of Kuala Lumpur.

• The Twin Towers are 451.9 meters high and have a total of 88 floors. A pair of identical buildings stand side by side and are connected by a trestle in the middle.

• The Petronas Twin Towers are like two tall spiers piercing the sky. Take the high-speed elevator to the 86th floor for a panoramic view of Kuala Lumpur.


△ Soaring to a height of 451.9 metres, the 88-storey twin structure is Kuala Lumpur's crown jewel.


△ Watch the beautiful sunset from the top of the tower. The afterglow of the setting sun reflects the beautiful scenery.

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TOP 3
Aquaria KLCC
Aquaria KLCC
4.6/5 · 1,869 review
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Highlights:

• Located on the ground floor of the iconic Twin Towers Conference Center, it bears a resemblance to the Sydney Opera House.

• Take a leisurely stroll through the 90-meter-long underwater tunnel and admire nearly 150 different species of rare marine and terrestrial creatures, totaling up to 5,000 in number.

• Be sure not to miss the thrilling shark feeding show.




△ A wide variety of marine life


△ Learn more about marine ecology




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Kuala Lumpur Tower
Kuala Lumpur Tower
4.5/5 · 1,234 review
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Highlights:

• Located in the heart of Malaysia’s capital city of Kuala Lumpur, it offers a unique blend of culture, adventure and nature.

• Experience the comfortable observation deck and stunning views of the Kuala Lumpur skyline at an altitude of 276m.

• Serves as an important landmark and symbol of Malaysia's maturity.


△ KL TOWER is the seventh tallest telecommunication tower in the world and the tallest in Southeast Asia.


△ KL Tower is known as the World Basejump Centre.

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