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Pulau Redang is a small island surrounded by crystal clear and has various beautiful diving possibilities for the aficionados. You may snorkel around the island as the coral reefs are in good health. The reefs of the redang archipelago are home to over 55 genera of corals and 100 species of fish. The best time to visit Redang is between March to September. The Northeast monsoon blows from October to February. Because of this monsoon the underwater world is a lot less beautiful as visibility is bad and there are currents.

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See the home of Malaysia's government on a <br>Putrajaya Tour from Kuala Lumpur that includes <br>Putrajaya Lake Boat Cruise and stops at some of the <br>city's key landmarks. <br>Since many of Putrajaya's main sites cluster around the city's long waterfront, getting out on the water gives you unobstructed views that are ideal for photography, and you'll stay cool and comfortable on a city tour by climate-controlled vehicle. <br>Enjoy a breeze and views while cruising Putrajaya Lake try local cuisine with an included <br>set lunch.

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Kuala Lumpur International Airport

Where is Kuala Lumpur Airport?  


Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) (IATA: KUL, ICAO: WMKK), also referred to as Kuala Lumpur Airport, KUL Airport, or KLIA Airport, is in located at Sepang, Selangor, about 50 kilometres (31 miles) south of central Kuala Lumpur, in the Greater Klang Valley, Malaysia.


While KLIA is not an official airport code, this acronym is used widely to refer to the airport, and is even incorporated into the airport's branding.


On May 2, 2014, an immense new low-cost carrier terminal, nicknamed klia2, opened at Kuala Lumpur International Airport (aka KLIA). KLIA2 replaces the former Low-Cost Carrier Terminal (LCCT) as of May 9, 2014.


klia2 is located 2 kilometres (1.2 miles) from away from the main terminal, or KLIA1. Gateway@klia2, an integrated "airport-within-a-mall" complex, the KLIA2 Terminal to KLIA's Main Terminal Building (MTB).The Gateway@klia2 transportation hub offers connections via the KLIA Express, or Express Rail Link (ERL).


In 2013, Kuala Lumpur Airport served 47,498,157 passengers. The city's other airport, Subang Airport (SUB) (which formerly used the IATA code KUL), handles general aviation and turbo-prop flights.


KLIA1: Airlines that fly to KLIA1 include Air France, Bangkok Airways, Cathay Pacific, China Airlines, Emirates, EVA Air, Japan Airlines, KLM, Korean Air, Lufthansa, Malaysia Airlines, Shanghai Airlines, Singapore Airlines, Thai Airways, Turkish Airlines, United Airways and Vietnam Airlines.


KLIA2: Airlines that fly to KLIA2 include AirAsia, AirAsia Zest, AirAsia X, Cebu Pacific, Indonesia AirAsia, Lion Air, Malindo Air, ThaiAirAsia, Thai Lion Air and TigerAir Mandala.


 

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IMPORTANT: Make sure you know which terminal your flight is arriving at, or departing from: KLIA1 or KLIA2. The latter, klia2 is located 2 kilometres (1.2 miles) from away from KLIA1, the main terminal building (MTB). An integrated "airport-within-a-mall" complex, Gateway@klia2, connects the two.

 

Services at Kuala Lumpur Airport include:


  • Business centre
  • Plaza Premium Lounge (showers, fee) - Satellite Building, Low Cost Carrier Building - RESERVE NOW
  • Airport lounges available for rent by the hour (must be booked in advance) - Main Terminal Building
  • Use of the Airside Transit Hotel's private shower and gym facilities for a fee (towel, soap,shampoo provided) - Satellite Building, near Gate C5
  • Reflexology and massage centre (open 07:00-01:00, closes at midnight Sundays) - Satellite Building
  • Nurseries - all terminal buildings
  • Children`s play area
  • Viewing gallery - at the end of the Main Terminal Building
  • Tourism Malaysia Visitor Service Centre - Main Terminal Building, 3rd floor, near baggage claim
  • 24-hour radio station Fly FM
  • Surau rooms (prayer rooms for Muslims) - all terminal buildings
  • Silent room (for quiet prayer or meditation) - Main Terminal Building, Level 5, Departure Hall
  • Pharmacy and clinic
  • Postal services
  • Luggage storage
  • e-timetable

 

For more information, refer to the KLIA2 Passenger Guide.

 

Tip: On airport signage, look for "MTB" for the main terminal building, and "klia2" for the low cost terminal buillding.




Additional Kuala Lumpur Airport information may be found by visiting their official website below.



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Last Updated: 14 Nov 2022