Petaling Street Night Market – Must-visit night market in KL
Petaling Street Night Market comes alive at night, and the bustling street is always filled with great energy from the crowd. Located in Chinatown, this vibrant night market is an extremely popular attraction in Kuala Lumpur! Tourists visiting KL will always come here for their cheap shopping and large array of goods, displayed by the hundreds of vendors.
Petaling Street Night Market is also known as ‘chee cheong kai’ which means street of starch factory in Cantonese. It got this name because the street was used as a production place for tapioca flour in the past. Today, Petaling Street Night Market is no longer what it used to be, it is a vibrant, successful night market, filled with shops that sell a large variety of food and goods. Although the shops along the street actually start operating since 11 in the morning, the night market only starts around 5pm, after the stalls are closed for the day. You can find all sorts of things here – from toys, watches, t-shirts, perfume, handbags and wallets, to even gems, pirated CDs and imitation goods which are openly sold here. But, you should definitely haggle the price to get the best value out of them!
Not only is Petaling Street Night Market known for its shopping, it also sells many delicious local cuisines, with some of the restaurants being passed down from generations after generations! You can only imagine how good their food is. made from their very own secret family recipe! So, come on down and try as much as food as possible!
You got to visit this amazing Petaling Street Night Market, it is truly Kuala Lumpur’s gem!
Other attractions in Kuala Lumpur
Kuala Lumpur Bird Park
Jump Street Trampoline Park
Alor Street Food Night Market
Things to do in Kuala Lumpur