Bukit Bintang is the name of the shopping and entertainment district of Kuala Lumpur.
It encompasses Jalan Bukit Bintang and its immediate surrounding areas.
The area has long been Kuala Lumpur's most prominent retail belt that is home to many
shopping centres, al-fresco cafes, swanky bars, night markets, as well as hawker-type eateries.
This area is popular among tourists and locals, especially among the youths.
The Petronas Towers were completed in 1998 after a seven year build and became the
tallest buildings in the world from 1998 to 2004. However, they remain the tallest twin buildings today.
The 88-floor towers are constructed largely of reinforced concrete with a steel and glass facade
designed to resemble motifs found in Islamic art. The building is an iconic landmark of Kuala Lumpur.
Suria KLCC is Malaysia's premier shopping centre located at the base of the Petronas Twin Towers.
It is located on 6 floors, with anchor tenants such as Parkson Grand, Isetan, Cold Storage and Marks & Spencer.
It also houses mostly luxury brands such as Louis Vuitton, Prada, Marc Jacobs, Hugo Boss, Giorgio Armani, Miu Miu and Jimmy Choo.
There are cafes, restaurants, a 12-screen cinema, concert hall, art gallery and Science Discovery Centre.
The Aquaria KLCC is an underwater park located beneath Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre.
Encompassing 6000 square metres and a 90-metre long underwater tunnel, Aquaria KLCC houses over
250 different species and over 20,000 land and aquatic animals from around the world.
BERJAYA TIMES SQUARE
Currently the 13th biggest shopping mall in the world, Berjaya Times Square boasts 12 levels of retail space.
For entertainment, it has the largest indoor theme park in Malaysia located on the 7th floor of the building on top of a 3D-Imax theater.
For more, see Things to do in Kuala Lumpur.