Chow kit wet market
virtual Kuala Lumpur market and street food experience
About the tour
This is your chance to experience a Malaysian Wet Market from the comforts of your lazy chair at home.
In this 1+ hour online experience our Local Guide will ZOOM you around 2 exciting neighborhoods; Kampung Baru and Chow Kit Market!
You haven’t truly done justice to your visit in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia until you have wandered its fresh markets. Take in the sights of its produce, understand how these markets impact and play a role in the lives of local Malaysians and fellow immigrants of the country.
Chow Kit Market is one of the largest wet markets in the city of Kuala Lumpur. It is named after the former tin miner and public figure, Loke Chow Kit.
Chow Kit Market divides into two sections: the wet and dry market. The wet market, known locally as Bazaar Baru Chow Kit. Walk through the stalls and expect to see everything from hanging meat carcasses to freshly caught fish lining the narrow passageway, endless varieties of tropical fresh fruits and vegetables and all manner of Malaysian specialities and ingredients from curry pastes, herbs, spices fills the stalls at rock bottom prices.
The dry market of Malay heritage and origins, features a more tourist-friendly setting selling prayer clothings, textiles and street food such as Apam Balik, Peneram, Keropok Lekor, Murtabak and many more.
Explore with us the must have KL Street Food and market, as well as enjoy a local beef noodles at the end of the food trail and learn some Malay words and language in preparation for your next trip to Malaysia.
Hear the stories of local communities and get to know the local heros (local entrepreneurs) who have stood the test of COVID.
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