Royal Klang Heritage Walk (Free)


Klang Heritage Walk

The Klang Heritage Walk is a free, guided tour of the city.

Fun Fact
The Royal Klang Heritage Walk aims to preserve clusters of colonial sights, places of worship, schools, remnants of an earth mount fort and a warehouse built by a local chieftain.

Contact

+603 3375 5555 ext. 1013/1235 (Klang Municipal Council Tourism Department)

p…@tourismselangor.my

http://www.mpklang.gov.my/ms/mp-klang/sumber/penerbitan/maklumat-laluan-jejak-warisan-klang-bandar-diraja

Address

Starting point: Registration and starting point is at Galeri Diraja Sultan Abdul Aziz.


Details

As a royal town and former capital of Selangor, Klang is characterized by historic buildings and quaint, traditional structures.

Klang’s heritage quarters may be visited on foot via an interesting walking tour provided free-of-charge by the city’s municipal council and Tourism Selangor, who’ve identified up to 24 tourist attractions for the walk, including:

  • Klang Railway Station
  • Raja Abdullah Warehouse
  • Klang Fire Station
  • Sri Nagara Thendayuthapani Temple
  • Raja Mahadi Fort
  • Kota Bridge
  • Little India
  • Klang Convent School
  • Our Lady of Lourdes Church
  • Kuan Yin Temple
  • Alam Shah Palace
  • Old Chartered Bank Building
  • Sultan Abdul Aziz Royal Gallery
  • Klang Primary School
  • Sultan Suleiman Royal Mosque
  • Pre-war shoplots

The Klang Heritage Walk is conducted by professional guides, with entry to exclusive venues only on this walk.

The 3km trail is relatively easy as the route follows footpaths in and around the city center. The walking tour takes about 2.5 hours to complete and is conducted in English.

A comfortable pair of sneakers or sandals will help make this walk, guaranteed to be an eye-opener for both locals and tourists, more fun and enriching.

Other interesting heritage places that are outside the Klang Heritage Walk include the Royal Klang Club, Anglo Chinese School, Indian Muslim Mosque, Sri Sundararaja Perumal Devasthanam Temple and Klang High School.


Opening hours

The walking tour begins at 10.00am and ends at 12.30pm, every weekend.

Price/Entrance fees

The guided walking tour is provided free-of-charge by Klang’s Municipal Council and Tourism Selangor.

Registration and starting point for the walk is at the Sultan Abdul Aziz Royal Gallery.


Map


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How to get to Klang Heritage Walk


Driving is the best way to get here. Klang is well connected to the rest of Selangor and Kuala Lumpur via the Federal, NKVE, SKVE and KESAS highways.

By Train
Take the KTM Komuter train bound for Port Klang and alight at Klang Station, about 200 meters from the gallery.

By Bus

Bus Operator Bus Number Routes
RapidKL 708 (formerly U62) Sunway Pyramid – Klang