Check Availability
Hotel Pick up included

Chow Kit Market Tour: Authentic Cuisines, Little Indonesia, Pre-War Buildings and More!

  • When does it run?
    Daily except Sunday and public holidays
  • Start time
    3:30pm
  • Duration
    4 hours
Inclusions
  • Hotel pick-up and Drop off
  • Guide

Key Highlights

  • Explore one of the largest wet markets in Kuala Lumpur
  • Discover local ingredients and authentic cuisines
  • See trades-smiths in action working on local occupations
  • Visit Little Indonesia tucked inside the market
  • See some of the pre-war buildings
  • Services rendered by an experienced guide.

Overview

Tour a bustling 24-hour wet market rarely frequented by tourists that not only smells of fresh local produce but offers a delectable palatte of Malay, Chinese and Indian cuisines along with a experienced guide. Stroll along the busy market and see locals at work, the quaint Indonesia neighbourhood and preserved pre-war structures.

Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    Daily except Sunday and public holidays

  • Duration

    4 hours

  • Start time

    3:30pm

  • Meeting Point

    Pick up from your hotel. (Please mention your hotel name and address at the time of booking. If you do not have this information now, our customer service executives will get in touch and confirm the details)

  • Ending Point

Itinerary

  • Take the off-beaten track and the less-touristy market of Kuala Lumpur when you depart from your hotel for Chow Kit Monorail Stations for an exciting tour. Your guide will ensure that you have the best time. What you can expect • Visit one of the largest wet markets of the city, the Chow Kit Market and catch a whiff of freshly produced Malay and Chinese ingredients. • Tickle your taste buds as you try out authentic Malay, Chinese and Indian cuisines. • See trades-smith occupied in making Celup Emas (gold plating), Rattan and bamboo repairs and products. • Visit Little Indonesia nestled in the bylanes of Chow Kit and learn about the distinctive prayer attire sold in the shops. • Take a leisurely stroll and see the preserved pre-war buildings with facades typical to these structures along Jalan TAR (Tuanku Abdul Rahman)street. Your tour ends at Chow Kit Market after which you are free to explore on your own.

Inclusions & Exclusions

Inclusions

  • Hotel pick-up and Drop off
  • Guide

Exclusions

  • Any Meal

Please note

Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour to confirm all details.

The duration & timings of the tour are subject to change due to traffic and weather condition.

Voucher information: You must print and surrender a paper version of your booking voucher for this activity (showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted). No refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.

Additional info

The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have. There should be minimum of 2 passengers for guaranteed departure. Should this number not be met for your chosen date you will be offered an alternative date or a full refund.

travel inspiration from guidebook

  • Athens: A Walk Among the Ancients – Best Things to Do
    Athens
    Athens: A Walk Among the Ancients – Best Things to Do

    Geeking out in the Greek capital

  • Helsinki Best Bits– The Northern Capital That Oozes Chic
    Culture
    Helsinki Best Bits– The Northern Capital That Oozes Chic

    Have a coffee and take in the Finnish Culture

  • Beijing – 5 Best Things to do: Beyond the Great Wall
    Adventure
    Beijing – 5 Best Things to do: Beyond the Great Wall

    Historical sites among the city lights