Sri Petaling is a suburb of Kuala Lumpur which is located to the south of the city and nearby Happy Garden, Kuchai Lama and Bukit Jalil. Bandar Baru Sri Petaling was first launched in 1977 and developed in 1981. The population of Sri Petaling was initially unobtrusive as it was isolated from the capital, but began to sprout in the late 1980s when it opened two new routes to South Salak and Taman Gembira, coupled with the rapid development that took place throughout the 1990s. Over the course of the next decade, development continued and the population grew.
Sri Petaling is accessible from most major airports around the world, Sabah and Sarawak and other parts of the peninsula. You can fly to Kuala Lumpur International Airport from any major airports around the world. From airport you can take taxi to Sri Petaling. The distance from airport to Sri Petaling is about 57 km and 46 minutes’ drive from airport.
If you travel from South and North you may use North-South Expressway to reach Sri Petaling.
Sri Petaling is easily accessible by train. You may take LRT or monorail from Kuala Lumpur Sentral Station (KL Sentral) or any LRT Station to Sri Petaling Station. From the station you may take either cheap taxi or bus to go any part of Sri Petaling main destinations.
You also may reach Sri Petaling by RapidKL U71 Bus from Pasar Seni LRT Station to Sri Petaling.
The Malaysian Houses of Parliament is a building complex where the Malaysian Parliament assembles. The building is located at the Lake Gardens in Kuala Lumpur close to the Malaysian National Monument. The complex comprises two parts, a 3-story main building and a 17-story tower. The main building hosts the House of Representatives and the Senate while representatives' offices are located in the tower.
Bukit Jalil Park is a popular recreational park in the southern suburbs of Kuala Lumpur, about 20km from the city center. Activities and facilities here include picnic, children’s playground, jogging and walking trails, exercise stations, a reflexology path, a heliconia garden, lakes, International garden and dedicated area for people with disabilities. One of the best features of the park is the international garden featuring show gardens representing 10 different countries. There are a few steeper slopes with steps for those seeking more vigorous exercise.
If you are the nature enthusiast you may visit this quaint park in the middle of Kuala Lumpur's urban jungle. It's also a favorite with nature lovers who come here to view the leaf monkeys and do a bit of bird watching. It covers an area of over 100 hectares which offers the perfect setting to hike, walk or stroll. The grounds at the Petaling Jaya entrance are a popular playground for exercise buffs and tai-chi enthusiasts. Bukit Gasing's highest point at 160 meters gives a panoramic view of both Kuala Lumpur and Petaling Jaya.
You may spend a couple of time at The Mines Shopping Mall located only 5 km from Sri Petaling. This mall is the only mall in Malaysia that has a canal that runs right into the complex. This canal links two former tin mines lakes called the North Lake and the South Lake. Take a break and rest your tired legs by hopping on one of the water taxis for an option of 15 or 45 minutes cruise down one or both of the lakes. You may enjoy the mini Venice experience in Malaysia.
You may spend your time with family and friends at Sunway Lagoon Theme Park located in Bandar Sunway, Subang Jaya where the distance only 9 km from Sri Petaling. It offers more than 90 attractions that include Amusement Park, Water Park, Wildlife Park, Extreme Park, Scream Park, and Asia's First Nickelodeon Themed Land, Nickelodeon Lost Lagoon. This park also host to some of the hottest acts and global events so stay tuned for upcoming events and promotion.
Staying at Hotel Sri Petaling is a perfect choice when you are visiting Sri Petaling. This 3-star hotel located in Sri Petaling City Center and nearby Sri Petaling Station within 0.9 km. For travellers who are looking for affordable and comfort stay, Hotel Sri Petaling is a perfect place to stay while in Sri Petaling.
Vio Hotel Sri Petaling is located in the heart of Sri Petaling. This 3 star hotel has a very good location to any nearby pubic facilities such as Sri Petaling LRT Station within 0.8 km and Bukit Jalil LRT Station within 0.95 km. For travelers who wish to travel comfortably with affordable price, Vio Hotel Sri Petaling is the perfect place to stay that provides decent facilities as well as great services.