Bukit Bintang – A Prolific Facet of Kuala Lumpur

The exhilarating aura of Kuala Lumpur or KL is an enchanting allurement for shopaholics, party animals as well as gastronomes looking for a memorable holiday in Far East. KLCC is the first area that comes to the minds of travellers booking flights to visit the Malaysian capital. However, the entire fun and excitement of KL is not only limited to this dazzling region, Bukit Bintang is another area which is a rage among those who are never tired of shopping, dining and dancing. Here are few attractions that keep Bukit Bintang in top priorities of those boarding flights destined for Kuala Lumpur.


Shopping Malls

Bukit Bintang is dotted with some of the most prominent malls that make for a premium shopping district in Kuala Lumpur. Starhill Gallery is among the most luxurious malls not only in this region but in the entire city. The flagship store of Louis Vuitton is the main highlight whereas international stores like Valentino, Fendi and Gucci are creating buzz among shoppers making reservations on flights to Kuala Lumpur. Berjaya Times Square, Low Yat Plaza and Lot 10 are other world class arcades for shopaholics holidaying in Kuala Lumpur.


A wide range of restaurants is an integral part of glitzy persona of this region. While strolling around, epicureans get an opportunity to satiate their taste buds with roadside local fare as well as lavish dining at plush establishments. Jalan Bukit Bintang is a must visit spot for foodies visiting this area to savour delicious cuisines from around the world stirred with a typical Malay tinge. Few worth mentioning restaurants in this part of Kuala Lumpur are Moussandra, Jogoya and Zing! Travellers investing in KL flights love to gorge on local delicacies the way locals do at Jalan Alor, an irresistible part in Bukit Bintang peppered with a plenty of hawker stalls serving authentic Malaysian dishes.


As the sun goes down, this small entertainment hub in Kuala Lumpur comes to new life which is full of colours, glamour and extravaganza. To spend a spectacular evening here, one can choose from upscale rooftop bars to lively pubs and from live entertainment to wild discotheques. Few night jaunts in the region that remain on the top of the minds of party animals buying tickets aboard flights to KL are Havana Bar & Grill, Frangipani, Rootz Rooftop Bar and La Boca Latin Bar.  Tom, Dick & Harry’s Live is an eminent venue to enjoy live performances of local bands.