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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 History

Gradually, the Chinese settlers arrived in the Batu Caves during the period of 1860, as they started excavating the guano to fertilize their vegetable patches. In fact, these Chinese settlers became extremely famous after William Homaday, an American Naturalist, founded the limestone hills in the year of 1878. read more

Batu Sightseeing

Arriving at the Batu Caves, you’ll come across a main square where Indian vendors have set up their stalls. Take some time at any of these stalls, and have a taste of the distinct Hindu nature in the surroundings, complete by small temple and colorful wooden engraved figures. And yes, you’ll also come across Hindu worshippers, who will be dressed in customary sarongs. 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

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