A Glimpse of Kuala Lumpur
Kuala Lumpur is a city of delightful contrasts and one of the most vibrant cities in Asia. With its colorful potpourri of races and cultures, KL as the city is popularly known, is a kaleidoscope of fascinating sights and sounds. Your SeaDream Land Adventure will survey Kuala Lumpur's principal sights on a narrated drive designed for guests who prefer little walking. The drive from the port takes you passed impressive developments. Your first visit will be at the National Monument. The huge bronze monument was built to pay tribute to the valiant soldiers who gave their lives defending the country during the communist insurgency in the 1950s. Felix De Weldon, the architect of the famous Iwo Jima Memorial, designed it. Then you will have a photo opportunity of the National Mosque. The mosque embodies a contemporary expression of traditional Islamic art, calligraphy and ornamentation. A minaret that towers some 240 feet in height dominates its multi - fold umbrella - like roof. Located adjacent to the National Mosque, is the impressive Old Railway Station. This grand old station inspired by Mughal architecture and features seven stately minarets. It is also one of the city’s most photo graphed landmarks. This will be followed by a stop at the Independence Square. This was the former playing field of the Royal Selangor Club, now the square is also the site where important events are held such as the National Day Celebrations and street parades. Located within is the Royal Selangor Club, a charming mock-Tudor structure. You will also visit the Kuala Lumpur City Gallery located within the area. This 114 year old building formerly known as the Government Printing Office is now revived to house the Kuala Lumpur City Gallery. It’s an attraction where the story of Kuala Lumpur can be viewed through hand assembled miniature replica models. Another remarkable edifice is the Sultan Abdul Samad Building, served as the government administration during the British era. Not to be missed is the Cathedral of Saint Mary the Virgin an Anglican Church. Your final photo stop will of the magnificent Petronas Twin Towers, standing majestically at a height of 452 meters. It is a world - renowned icon of modern Malaysia.
Notes: A minimum participation is required to operate all Yachting Land Adventures and some have limited capacity. All adventures and prices in the SeaDream Yachting Land Adventures program are subject to change. Final tour details will be announced onboard.
Port: Port Klang, Selangor
Duration: 5 hours
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