Easiest Way to Enjoy Kuala Lumpur with Hop On Hop Off Bus – Every city has its own charm. Kuala Lumpur’s charm entice people from all over the world to come and experience it. Generally, Malaysia has unique culture where many ethnics meet in harmony and keeps their tradition.
That is why, Kuala Lumpur is always interesting to many people. The government of Malaysia keeps and maintains the old and historical buildings well. As a city and buildings explorer, I love to go around the cities I visited. Kuala Lumpur is one of them. I really enjoy exploring this city. Just like never get bored.
However, you will need to spend 1-2 days to surround Kuala Lumpur city. Even though, 1-2 days will not be enough to explore all, you could visit all icons of this busy city. Some icons are close one to another so you could just talk a walk to reach them. Unfortunately, others are far apart so you need to get on land transportation to reach these place.
Luckily, HOHO bus service is available in Kuala Lumpur. Yes, Hop On Hop Off Bus! I believe most of you ever experienced their service. Hop On Hop Off Bus is a tourist bus service which allows their guest to get down and get in the bus at any tourist attraction of their choices.
They operate this service in some bid cities all over the world. On of them is in Kuala Lumpur. Most of their buses are double deck and some are open deck on the top, like wise in Kuala Lumpur operations.
I found the easiest way to enjoy Kuala Lumpur with Hop On Hop Off Bus is the best option. Especially for those who have limited time to explore the city. In Kuala Lumpur, this service will help you to save time.
There are 27 (twenty seven) stops which are divided in city route and garden route. You could have both route by buying the ticket. Just get in the bus and stop at any bus stop you wanted. My favorite was the KLCC where I could see Twin Tower Building , Medeka Square and Pasar Seni.
The available tickets are for 24 hours and 48 hours usage. Unfortunately, in the Covid10 pandemic , their operations becomes shorter. So you should pay attention to their operation hours especially on weekdays which is at 11:00 – 18:00. While on weekends, the bus will be in operations at 09:00 – 18:00.
You could by the tickets online but you should define the date when you want to use it. If you do not have exact date to decide, you could buy at some counter or at Malaysia Tourist Center or at some agents. I found one at a small shopping center at China Town.
The price of Kuala Lumpur HOHO Bus ticket for foreigner is RM 55 on Friday to Sunday while on weekdays is RM 27. This price is for 24 hours use. To check the price or promo of KL HOHO Bus, go visit this link.
Overall, the KL HOHO Bus service is excellent. Since most of the passengers are foreigners, the guide speaks in English. Besides, the audio with several foreign languages also available.
So easiest way to enjoy Kuala Lumpur with Hop On Hop Off Bus is the best options for those who has limited time for exploring the cities. Since you do not need to worry about bus route or even reading the city map.
Unfortunately, if you do not have extra budget for buying HOHO ticket, Malaysia government provide GO KL bus for free. This bus is for both citizen and tourist. You need to pay attention on the route, bus code and also the city map. Both has its own fun so depends on you, which one is your preference?