From Kuala Lumpur: Batu Caves and Little India Tour

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From Kuala Lumpur: Batu Caves and Little India Tour

From US$ 83.96 per person

Explore Kuala Lumpur's beautiful countryside and find out how the ancient Batu Caves served an important role in Hindu culture. Head back to the city to wander around the energetic Little India district and enjoy a delicious Indian lunch.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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COVID-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Small group
Limited to 10 participants
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 3 - 4 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Indonesian, Malay, Tamil, Arabic, Esperanto
Pickup included
The local host will pick you up from your hotel in Kuala Lumpur.


  • Visit the famous Batu Caves, an impressive limestone rock formation and important Hindu religious and cultural site
  • Taste authentic and delicious Indian cuisine
  • Choose between a small group or private tour
  • Visit an impressive Hindu temple
Full description
Combine colorful markets, gorgeous natural scenery, and handicrafts on a tour that takes you to the beautiful Batu Caves and the bustling district of Little India. Whether you’re traveling solo, as a couple, or in a group, this is a great opportunity to meet new people from different parts of the world. Leave the hustle and bustle of Kuala Lumpur behind and head to the 400-million-year-old Batu Caves. Explore the Batu Caves and hear about their history and connection to Hindu culture. Take a closer look at the golden statue of Lord Murugan and marvel at its size and beauty. Follow in the footsteps of pilgrims before you and brave the climb to reach a temple filled with Hindu shrines. On your way down, snap a few pictures of the friendly monkeys looking to pick up treats from visitors. Your journey continues on the streets of Brickfields or "Little India" back in Kuala Lumpur City. Take in the flavors, spices, and colors of Indian culture and explore various temples, churches, shrines, and mosques within Little India’s borders. Browse bright displays of saris and gold jewelry alongside food stalls and craftsmen’s booths. Learn about Indian gastronomy and try one of the best Indian dishes: banana leaf curry (can be vegetarian). After eating your fill, head to one of Little India's most elegant buildings and learn about its purpose and history from your local guide. End your tour at one of the most prominent Hindu temples in Malaysia. Check out the authentic Sri Lankan Tamil architecture that makes it one of the city's most remarkable sights. Decide together with your guide if you want to go inside or simply admire the beautiful exterior of the edifice. Head back to your car and enjoy the ride back to the hotel as you get some final tips from your guide.
  • Private or group tour (depending on option selected)
  • Local guide
  • Snacks
  • Driver
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Hotel pickup
  • Extra food and beverages
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
COVID-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • Customers are required to bring and wear masks

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Not allowed

  • Shorts
  • Sleeveless shirts

Know before you go

  • Please dress appropriately for visiting a religious site (cover knees and shoulders)
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 / 5

based on 5 reviews

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Opgepikt door onze geweldige gids( Siddoz) in Port Klang die ons in no time naar de Batu Caves heeft gebracht. Onderweg gaf hij allerlei info over het land en de excusrsies die we die dag zouden doen. Bij de Batu Caves wees hij er ons ook op alert te zijn op zakkenrollers, wat inderdaad geen onnodige info bleek ( groepjes Chinezen, so beware) Daarna een idee van de gids om ook even langs de Twin-Towers te gaan voor een fotomoment, te mooi om te zien en erg blij dat hij dit heeft gedaan. Hij heeft ons daarna naar Little India gebracht waar we hebben rondgestruind en vervolgens met hem lokaal hebben gelunched. De dag vloog voorbij en we zijn nog net voor de drukte weer teruggebracht naar de haven zodat we op tijd aan boord van ons cruiseschip waren.

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7 January 2020


Great experience with a really friendly guide. No pushy sales just showed us the sites just like it promised!

17 September 2019

This tour was excellent our guides knowledge was second to none he was informative without being in your face a perfect combination. We loved everything about the tour and would highly recommend

28 July 2019

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