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Batu Map, Malaysia

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Batu Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Batu with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Batu useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Batu!

Batu Sightseeing

The main cave is reached by climbing 272-steps and through several macaque monkeys. Beyond the stairs, you will come across the main temple. Then, there are numerous other caves, smaller in size, in the similar formation that includes the one with ornately painted Hindu figure. There are moneys inside the caves swinging through caverns that are filled with more statues of Gods & Goddesses. read more

Batu Travel Guide

Batu, Malaysia, is a small hamlet situated 13 km north of the Malaysian capital city, Kuala Lumpur, just outside the city limits. You would be able to take a taxi to visit Batu, famous for its caves and temple. Local buses are also available from the Pudu Raya Bus Terminal in Kuala Lumpur. According to the local records, the Batu caves were discovered in 1892 and a temple was built there. However, geologists are of the... read more

Batu History

It was K. Thamboosamy Pillai, an India trader, who discovered the famous Batu Caves in the late 1800s. Pillai got inspiration from the ‘vel’ shaped structured entrance of the main cave and he dedicated the temple to Lord Munga, whose statue was located within the Batu Caves. read more

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