Originally developed as a satellite township for Kuala Lumpur, Petaling Jaya today has become as one of the major cities and popular tourist destinations in Malaysia. Read on to know about 4 reasons as to why you should visit here on your trip to Malaysia.

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It’s a shopaholic’s paradise!

Also known as PJ, Petaling Jaya is one of Malaysia’s bustling shopping hotspots. Home to a myriad of malls and markets you can shop till you drop during your time here.

Idyllic Buddhist temples

There are also a number of Historic Buddhist Temples scattered around the city. They boast a serene ambience and are ideal to step into tranquillity and enjoy a sense of absolute relaxation.

Treat your taste buds

There are a number of food stalls and restaurants in the city where you could savour authentic Malay cuisine which will certainly be a delightful experience.

Amazing accommodation options

There are a plethora of exquisite accommodation options here and you have the option of staying at one of the resorts or serviced apartments in Petaling Jaya Malaysia. Though both of them will be a unique experience of its own it is recommended that you plan your stay an apartment the likes of Somerset Damansara UPtown Petaling Jaya if you are planning for a longer stay.

The nightlife is stunning

The nightlife in Petaling Jaya is simply amazing. Streets here come to life during sundown and you could witness shops and roads decorated in vibrant lights and cocktail bar offering your signature drinks and joyous live music.



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