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Petaling Jaya travel guide

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You're Going to Love Petaling Jaya

One of Kuala Lumpur's most dynamic suburbs, Petaling Jaya is a forest of glitzy shopping malls, interspersed with traditional restaurants and temples - all just half an hour or so from the center of Malaysia's capital.

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When to Visit Petaling Jaya

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The best time to visit is probably between November and April, when the rains are scarce and humidity is low.

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How to Get to Petaling Jaya

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Where to Stay in Petaling Jaya

Leading hotels in Petaling Jaya include the One World Hotel, the Hilton Petaling Jaya, and the stylish Qliq Damansara.

Popular Neighborhoods in Petaling Jaya

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How to Get Around Petaling Jaya

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Shopping Streets

It's all about malls in Petaling Jaya. Some of the best include the Paradigm, the Sunway Pyramid, and 1 Utama, although there are plenty in the area and they all offer something slightly different.

Groceries and Other

Local supermarkets include Giant and HERO, and 12 eggs should cost around RM6.

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Where to Eat in Petaling Jaya

Local favorites include Choong Kee Claypot Chicken Rice in Damansara Jaya, Fatty Crab in Taman Megah, and Gerai Nora Sate and Soto in SS14. Expect meals to cost around RM25.