Menara Kuala Lumpur


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Majestically poised at a breathtaking height of 421 meter, the tower doubles as Kuala Lumpur best known ambassador

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Menara Kuala Lumpur

  1. 1. Menara Kuala Lumpur Prepared by
  2. 2. Special <ul><li>Majestically poised at a breathtaking height of 421 meter, the tower doubles as Kuala Lumpur best known ambassador </li></ul><ul><li>Standing boldly atop Bukit Nanas, Kuala Lumpur is the fourth tallest telecommunication tower in the world after CN tower in Toronto, Canada (553 meter), Ostankino Tower in Moscow, Russia (540 meter) and Oriental Pearl Tower in Shanghai, China (468 meter) </li></ul>
  3. 3. Special <ul><li>Built to improve the quality of telecommunication and broadcasting transmission, Menara Kuala Lumpur stands proudly as the symbol of Kuala Lumpur, ‘The Garden City Of Light’ </li></ul><ul><li>Menara Kuala Lumpur has a lot to offer from breathtaking views to top-class facilities, activities and events </li></ul><ul><li>It definitely has the right ingredients to please everyone </li></ul><ul><li>Came and see what life’s like at the top </li></ul>
  4. 4. Detail Of The Tower <ul><li>Menara Kuala Lumpur was completed in May 1996 and was open to public on 23 July 1996 </li></ul><ul><li>It was officially launched 1 st October 1996, by Y.A. Bhg Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohamad, former Prime Minister of Malaysia </li></ul>
  5. 5. Tower Structure
  6. 6. Stay Close To Nature <ul><li>Surrounding the tower is the Bukit Nanas forest reserve, an area of 9.37 hectares located in the heart of Kuala Lumpur City </li></ul><ul><li>It poses as the oldest gazette forest reserve in the country </li></ul>
  7. 7. Stay Close To Nature <ul><li>The nature surroundings of Bukit Nanas were cared for during the construction of Menara Kuala Lumpur to ensure balance in development and conservation of the environment </li></ul><ul><li>A 100-year-old Jelutong tree (Dyera Costulata) was preserve where a retaining wall as constructed at a cost RM430,000.00 to protect the tree </li></ul>
  8. 8. Artistic Touch <ul><li>Discover dome shape arches decorated with glass that illuminates like giant diamonds arranged according to the form of the traditional Islamic ‘Muqarnas’ </li></ul>
  9. 9. Artistic Touch <ul><li>This design from Esfahan, Iran forms larger brusque patterns at the bottom to symbolize the seven layers of the sky </li></ul><ul><li>The ‘Muqarnas’ can be seen at the lobby entrance, lift lobby and soffit of the tower head </li></ul>
  10. 10. Attractions <ul><li>Observation deck </li></ul><ul><li>Dining </li></ul><ul><li>Mega View Banquet Deck </li></ul><ul><li>Shopping </li></ul><ul><li>Tower terrace </li></ul>
  11. 11. Observation Deck <ul><li>Spectacular views at 276 meter above ground level with a multi language audio video guide of Kuala Lumpur’s city skyline </li></ul>
  12. 12. Dining <ul><li>Dine up in the clouds at the revolving restaurant of savour the mouth watering Northern Indian cuisine </li></ul><ul><li>You can also grab a quick bite at the quaint little cafes </li></ul><ul><li>There is a culinary variety for everyone! </li></ul>
  13. 13. Mega View Banquet Deck <ul><li>The banquet platform, which is located at the height of 288 meter </li></ul><ul><li>offers an exclusive avenue for events such as dinner, wedding ceremony, product launches and other private function </li></ul>
  14. 14. Shopping <ul><li>Souvenir shops selling pewter, handicraft, batek, along with a convenience shop provide visitors with peace of mind shopping </li></ul><ul><li>Thrill yourself to exciting and adventurous photo backgrounds and other instant digital photo services </li></ul><ul><li>Take home a piece of the tower with you </li></ul>
  15. 15. Tower Terrace <ul><li>Relax to the sounds of a cascading pool, the breeze whispering through the trees and mist fans cooling you down </li></ul>
  16. 16. Others <ul><li>That’s not all, there’s also an open-air amphitheatre for various events, cultural and musical shows </li></ul><ul><li>You’ll also find a mini theatre where visitors can watch video presentation on the construction o Menara Kuala Lumpur </li></ul>
  17. 17. Bibliography <ul><li>(n.d.). Retrieved Octobr 7, 2009, from </li></ul><ul><li>(n.d.). Retrieved October 8, 2009, from </li></ul>