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Opacarophile, a word that refers to the person who loves to watch sunset. If you are one of them, then you should check out these few spots in KL and bring along your partner and family for a sunset view!
1. Changkat Tunku Lookout Point
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This new lookout point spot is located in the middle of Bukit Tunku’s residential area. From Changkat Tunku Lookout Point, you can definitely see Malaysia’s popular skyscrapers such as KL Tower and Petronas Twin Tower in one frame! The perfect combination of sunset and skyscrapers will certainly give you a splendid and magnificent view of Kuala Lumpur. On top of that, this place also has been one of the favorite places for cyclists and joggers to exercise. Psstt.. make your way now to Changkat Tunku to experience the beauty of Kuala Lumpur under the sunset with your own eyes!
Location: 21, Changkat Tunku, Taman Duta, 50480 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur.
2. Bukit Ampang Lookout Point
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Same goes to Changkat Tunku Lookout Point, Bukit Ampang Lookout Point also gives the best panoramic view of Kuala Lumpur’s skyline during sunset. But, there’s something that attracts the public which is the food stalls that are available along the road. Here you can get all types of Malaysian foods such as Nasi Lemak, Nasi Goreng, Satay, and a lot more. You can have some snacks while waiting for the sunset here at Bukit Ampang.
Location: B62, Jalan Hulu Langat, 43100 Ampang, Selangor.
3. Taman Tasik Titiwangsa
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Now tell me whoever doesn’t know this place? This spot offers you an astonishing sunset view of Kuala Lumpur’s skyline along with the lake. The lake is like a mirror because you can see the reflection of KLCC as well as other popular landmarks in it. It is also quite popular in Kuala Lumpur especially among families to bring their kids for a walk or a picnic. There are a lot of activities that can be done here including cycling and rollerblading. Don’t need to bring along your bicycle or rollerblade because here you can rent a bicycle for RM 10 – RM 20 per hour and RM 10 for a pair of rollerblades. So, you don’t need to worry if you don’t have any equipment. Don’t forget to try out these activities while waiting for the sunset!
Location: Taman Tasik Titiwangsa, 53200 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur.
4. Ketumbar Hill Viewpoint
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Located at Cheras, Kuala Lumpur, this place is quite infamous for its sunset view among the public. If you are looking for a scenic view, this spot is the perfect one. Here you can have a view of the entire Kuala Lumpur from the above. However, bear in mind that you need to hike for 1.29 kilometers in order for you to reach the top of Ketumbar Hill. Do wear suitable and comfortable clothes whenever you go to this place.
Location: Ketumbar Hill Viewpoint, Ampang, Titiwangsa, 56100 Kuala Lumpur, Selangor.
5. Stelvio Pass Bukit Antarabangsa
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This hidden gem in Bukit Antarabangsa is very worth going for a sunset view. This place was named after a mountain pass in Northern Italy. You can get a perfect photo shot during the sunset here because the place is very spacious so you don’t need to worry about people interframe your photo!
Location: Stelvio Pass Bukit Antarabangsa, Ulu Kelang, 68000 Ampang Jaya, Selangor.
So, which place do you think you want to go to for a sunset view? Hmm.. If you can’t decide, why not try all of these spots and let us know which one is your favorite!