KL Tower Kuala Lumpur or Menara Kuala Lumpur (Menara KL) stands majestically a top of Bukit Nanas at 421 meters and 94 meters above sea level, is considered a main feature of the city skylineone and perhaps most enduring images a visitor to KL will encounter. The KL Tower Kuala Lumpur’s architecture reflects the country’s Islamic heritage with the construction detailing Arabic Scripts, Islamic tiles, classic Islamic floral and abstract motifs and soothing colour combinations.
KL Tower Kuala Lumpur ranks 4th amongst the tallest telecommunications towers in the world and was constructed over a period of four years and completed in May 1996. Besides the panoramic view, KL Tower Kuala Lumpur has something for the city-dwelling, nature enthusiast. The verdant green surrounding Menara KL is the Bukit Nanas Forest – the only oldest gazetted forest reserve in the country.
When you want to walk up the hill, you’ll see the verdant green surrounding of the Bukit Nanas Forest – the only oldest gazetted forest reserve in the country. Age-old trees, flora and fauna indigenous to tropical climates. The KL Tower Kuala Lumpur‘s architecture reflects the country’s Islamic heritage with the construction detailing Arabic Scripts, Islamic tiles, classic Islamic floral and abstract motifs and soothing colour combinations. It covers an area of 10.05 hectares and is considered the ‘Green Lung’ of Kuala Lumpur. It is a sanctuary to a wonderful array of flora and fauna which is unique to our tropical nature.
How To Get To KL Tower Kuala Lumpur
By car or taxi
Visitors can use their own vehicles or public transportation. The main road is Jalan Ampang, Jalan Gereja and Jalan Raja Chulan.
The KL Tower station is on the PUTRA LRT line (Dang Wangi station) or KL Monorail (Bukit Nenas stop).
Free Shuttle Service. The free shuttle service runs every half hour from the main gates through the hilly forest to the Menara KL entrance.
KL Tower Kuala Lumpur is merely 25 minutes driving distance from Apple Hotel at Bukit Bintang.
For more information, kindly contact MENARA KUALA LUMPUR SDN. BHD at 603-2020 5444 or visit their website www.menarakl.com.my
(Article Source From Malaysia Tourism)