Kuala Lumpur

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Kuala Lumpur, called KL by locals, is 's federal capital and largest city at 6.5 million. Kuala Lumpur is a cultural melting pot with some of the world's cheapest 5-star hotels, impressive shopping districts, food from all parts of the world, and natural wonders within day-trip distance.

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The is 's main shopping and nightlife district.

Brickfields is known as the biggest Little India of .

Tuanku Abdul Rahman, Chow Kit and Kampung Baru are areas to the north of .

's City Centre is the traditional heart of 's capital city in terms of administration as well as trade and commerce.


The Perdana , formerly known as Lake Gardens, is located right west of the .

Damansara and Hartamas are two middle- to upper-middle-class suburbs which lie to the west of .

Ampang is a district of which lies to the east of the .

's Northern Suburbs is the huge area running north of the and 's Chow Kit area.

's Southern Suburbs lie to the south of the , , and .

Kuala Lumpur

  • Location: , , ,
  • Population: 7,590,000
  • IATA airport code: KUL
  • United Nations Location Code: MY KUL
  • Latitude: 3.1412° or 3° 8' 28.3" north
  • Longitude: 101.6865° or 101° 41' 11.5" east
  • Elevation: 56 meters (184 feet)
  • Neighbors:
  • GeoNames ID: 1735161

Other Names for Kuala Lumpur

  • Amharic: ኩዋላ ሉምፑር
  • Arabic: كوالالمبور
  • Armenian: Կուալա Լումպուր
  • Belarusian: Куала-Лумпур
  • Bengali: কুয়ালালামপুর
  • Bulgarian: Куала Лумпур
  • Burmese: ကွာလာလမ်ပူမြို့
  • Central Kurdish: کوالالومپور
  • Chinese: 吉隆坡
  • Egyptian Arabic: كوالا لامبور
  • Esperanto: Kuala-Lumpuro
  • French: Kuala Lumpur
  • Georgian: კუალა-ლუმპური
  • German: Kuala Lumpur
  • Greek: Κουάλα Λουμπούρ
  • Haitian: Kouala Loumpou
  • Hebrew: קואלה לומפור
  • Hindi: कुआ लालम्पुर
  • Hindi: कुआलालम्पुर
  • Icelandic: Kúala Lúmpúr
  • Italian: Kuala Lumpur
  • Japanese: クアラルンプール
  • Kannada: ಕೌಲಾಲಂಪುರ್
  • Kazakh: Куала Лумпур
  • Korean: 쿠알라룸푸르
  • Latvian: Kualalumpūra
  • Lithuanian: Kvala Lumpūras
  • Macedonian: Куала Лумпур
  • Malayalam: കോലാലമ്പൂർ
  • Marathi: क्वालालंपूर
  • Mongolian: Куала Лумпур
  • Oriya (macrolanguage): କୁଆଲାଲୁମ୍ପୁର
  • Ossetian: Куалæ-Лумпур
  • Panjabi: ਕੁਆਲਾ ਲੁੰਪੁਰ
  • Persian: کوالالامپور
  • Portuguese: Kuala Lumpur
  • Pushto: کوالالامپور
  • Russian: Куала-Лумпур
  • Serbian: Куала Лумпур
  • Spanish: Kuala Lumpur
  • Tamil: கோலாலம்பூர்
  • Thai: กัวลาลัมเปอร์
  • Tibetan: ཁལ་ལུང་ཕུ།
  • Uighur: كۇئالالۇمپۇر
  • Ukrainian: Куала-Лумпур
  • Urdu: کوالالمپور
  • Western Panjabi: کوالا لمپور
  • Yakut: Куала Лумпур
  • Zhuang: Gizlungzpoh
  • Kuala Lumpor
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