The Petronas Twin Towers were once the world’s tallest buildings. The towers are 452m (1483ft) high and have 88 floors.

The towers were designed by architect CĂ©sar Pelli, and were completed in 1998. The structures were constructed largely from reinforced concrete with a steel and glass facade that were designed to resemble motifs found in Islamic art, a reflection of Malaysia’s Muslim religion.

Petronas Twin Towers, KLCCInside the Twin Towers are Suria KLCC, Dewan Filharmonik Petronas, Sky Bridge and office lots.

Suria KLCC is one of Malaysia largest shopping center, with international renowned fashion brands and great gourmet restaurants; while Dewan Filharmonik Petronas is a worldclass orchestra concert hall.

Sky Bridge connects the Twin Towers on 41st and 42nd floors, which provides some nice views on KL city area. Visiting hours are from 9:00am to 5:00pm daily except Mondays. On Friday, the Skybridge is closed from 1:00pm to 2:30pm.

Located at the esplanade outside of Suria KLCC is the Lake Symphony, which is programmed to provide 150 magical and dramatic animations which never failed to catch travellers’ attention.

Petronas Twin Towers are a must visit destination for tourist, as it’s symbolize the modern development of Malaysia. A trip to Kuala Lumpur will not be complete without visiting the twins.

Related Destinations

Petronas Twin Towers Skybridge
Kuala Lumpur City Center (KLCC)
Menara Kuala Lumpur (KL Tower)
Mandarin Oriental Kuala Lumpur
Suria KLCC