Day trip

Kuala Lumpur: Private Customized Walking Tour with a Local

4.6 / 5

22 reviews

Activity provider: Lokafy
Day trip

Kuala Lumpur: Private Customized Walking Tour with a Local

Activity provider: Lokafy

From US$ 48 per person

Transform the way you travel and make it as much about the people you meet as the places you see. Get a welcome to Kuala Lumpur from a local guide on a fully customized private walking tour.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 2 - 6 hours
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Live tour guide
Pickup included
You can start the tour at your hotel or Airbnb. The local guide will meet you in the lobby of your hotel or outside your Airbnb.
Small group
Limited to 6 participants


  • Get to know Kuala Lumpur through the eyes of a passionate local
  • Make travel about friendly people and not just places
  • Learn tips and tricks to help you make the most of your stay
Full description
Discover Kuala Lumpur through the eyes of a local on a private customized walking tour. Meet your host at your hotel or Airbnb to get familiar with your neighborhood and learn where the best places to buy groceries or eat out are located. Alternatively, meet at a centrally located landmark and get an insight into life in the city from a local who is passionate about their city and eager to share all the tips and tricks to help you make the most of your stay. Upon booking, a representative will get in touch to confirm all details and ask some questions to get to know you better. The right local host will then be hand-picked, based on your interests. Each tour is completely unique and you can choose the meeting point, start time and length that you prefer. Learn how to get around and hear about the top things to see and do during your stay. Chat about life in the city and exchange cultural differences. Feel more comfortable navigating your own way around, confident you have all the information you need.
  • Local guide
  • Customized private walking tour
  • Entrance fees
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Optional activity costs
  • Meals and drinks
  • Transportation

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Important information

Know before you go

  • Children below 3 years old are free of charge
  • Children from 3 to 12 years old get a 50% discount
  • If you would like to include a visit to an attraction, you will need to cover the cost of entrance for the local guide
  • You can request a specific time for this tour
  • Comfortable shoes are recommended
  •  During the walking tour you will have the option of taking public transport or a taxi to get around
  •  Please contact the local operator if you would like a private car included
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.6 /5

based on 22 reviews

Review summary

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Whilst I thought I'd asked for a visit to the telecom tower & meeting locals, I had a guide (originally from Germany) who arrived in her car & took me immediately to Batu Caves &, afterwards, a really good meal in China town. Not what I'd expected but have understood that my choice wasn't brilliant & I got to see a place which I thought I wouldn't. She was informative & friendly & I really enjoyed my trip.

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March 23, 2023

Mit Stefan hatten wir einen Insider mit wertvollen Informationen aus dem täglichen Leben in Kuala Lumpur und deren Umgebung zur Hand, da er im nahen Umfeld lebt. Wir konnten mit Stefan die Höhle Batu Caves mit seinen Hindutempel kennenlernen und waren dann relativ stressfrei in vielen interessanten Stadtteilen in Kuala Lumpur unterwegs, dessen Größe wir dann hier persönlich erlebt haben, diese war bei den Reisevorbereitungen zuhause nicht so ersichtlich. Stefan hat uns auch das Leben der Einheimischen da und dort etwas näher gebracht. Leider haben wir mit ihm nicht das alte Kolonialviertel in der Stadt gesehen, dass auch ein Zeitzeuge gewesen wäre. Stefan hat uns dann noch geholfen, direkt vor Ort, eine optimale Zeitbuchung für den Besuch in luftiger Höhe in den Petronas Towers am den nächsten Tag zu finden. Wir können Stefan für den privaten Rundgang in Kuala Lumpur nur weiterempfehlen.

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March 23, 2023

Stefan hat mit uns eine Tour zu den Batu Caves, der Nationalmoschee, dem Präsidentenpalast und Petaling Street/Central Market unternommen. Er war sehr kompetent, unterhaltsam, flexibel und konnte uns vieles aus seinem Leben in KL erzählen. Abschliessend gab es noch zahlreiche gute Tips zum Ausgehen und Essen am Abend. Alles in allem so wie wir uns eine Tour vorgestellt haben

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March 23, 2023

Product ID: 99291