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Pasar Seni MRT is a landmark of a mass rapid transit station situated nearby the renowned Pasar Seni or also known in its English name as Central Market, at the central part of capital Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, specifically at 30, Jalan Sultan Mohamed. Serving a single line that forms part of the Sungai Buloh-Kajang Line, it owns the station code SBK16 and is an underground station linked to the elevated LRT station of the same name via a 65-meters walkway consisting of pedestrian bridges and escalators. Both mentioned stations are connected at their respective concourse levels to allow smooth transfer for the commuters planning to utilize both stations. In addition to that, there is also a bus terminal with buses going to Petaling Jaya, Shah Alam and Subang Jaya as well as a RapidKL office nearby.
Named after the famous tourist attraction of the same name, Central Market is not far off, in addition to the recognized Petaling Street or Chinatown of Kuala Lumpur. Opened to the public in 17th July of 2017 in conjunction of the opening of the second phase of the Sungai Buloh-Kajang MRT line, it is the only MRT station expected to serve the Pasar Seni area in addition to the already established and operational Pasar Seni LRT station. Prior to the station’s existence, its site is where the Klang Bus Stand, Plaza Wawasan Complex and the UO Shopping Centre located, in which all three had been demolished in 2012 to give way to the construction of the station.
The station entrance has a unique design that is based on the quartz commonly found at Bukit Tabur quartz range, with the whole interior design is based on the theme of confluence which refers to the confluence between the rivers of Gombak and Klang, which is interestingly located next to Masjid Jamek LRT station.
People driving from Kuala Lumpur may drive through the Jalan Damansara for immediate access to Pasar Seni MRT. The journey could take up around five minutes or less depending on the current traffic situation.
From Kuala Lumpur International Airport, visitors can catch the Express Rail Link (ERL) train which goes to KL Sentral/Bandar Tasik Putrajaya/Cyberjaya/Salak Tinggi/KLIA route. There, one can board the Light Rail Transit (LRT) coach heading to Gombak and stop by the Pasar Seni LRT station which is really close to the MRT station site.
A well-known Taoist temple located at Jalan H.S. Lee which is less than five minutes walking from the station, Guan Di Temple is a temple dedicated to titular Guan Di, the God of War. Deified since the Sui Dynasty, Guan Di or also known Guan Yu or General Kwan is known as one of the China’s greatest warriors, having a great following even outside of China. Built in 1888, it is easily one of the oldest temples around Chinatown, located within the premises of Kwong Siew Association. Among the highlights in this temple are the legendary Guan Dao, a sword replica that is 59 kilograms worth of copper as well as the Guan Di statue at the rear of the temple.
Located at 85 Jalan Petaling, Chinatown, Kuala Lumpur, this decent establishment is pretty close to a lot of attractions, being a great spot for budget travelers. Facilities and services include television, shower, laundry service, luggage storage, tours, 24-hour receptionist and close proximities to shops.
One of available three-star accommodation with a simple modern setup situated at 2-8 Jalan Sultan, Chinatown, Kuala Lumpur which is also within close proximities to Pasar Seni MRT. Among the facilities and services available for the guests are cable television, shower, hairdryer, safety deposit box, concierge, laundry service, luggage storage, restaurant, coffee shop, airport transfer, 24-hour receptionist and many more.