Putrajaya

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Putrajaya Kuala Lumpur Reviews

myonnie myonnie
7 reviews
New city in Malaysia Jul 02, 2011
We had a chance to go to Putrajaya; a new city which is just built in a few years. We 6 persons came to this city by KLIA City line from KL station and bought a city tour (choose type of car; we chose a van for 6 peoples) many places are very interesting. Pink Masjid is very beautiful. 2 hours is not enough. a driver is very kind.

Bad thing is very hot!!!
Pink Masjid
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alanapril82 alanapri…
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Putrajaya - The sights where nature & architecture blends Mar 14, 2011
Putrajaya - the new administrative capital of Malaysia offers tourist locals & foreigns the beauty of its landscape. More importantly it is a well-planned city.

In Putrajaya, you get the chance to visit & wonder the modern architectural & designs which takes cultural & religious art transformed and embedded in the design of building which is most are government building.

A man-made lake compliment the establishment of this city where it has become the one of the important element from the day one Puraya was built.

Whether your visit will happended during day or night both will let you to have a glimpse on its structure including a number of gardens like botanical, orchard and wet lands where animals roam freely.

A number of hotels accommodation established near and in Putrajaya will allow you to explore this city without rushing of times. Pullman, Shangri-La and IOI Resort has more than enough stars to ensure your stay would be the unforgettable one.

Though Putrajaya lacks in terms of historical & ecological sites, it still remains as a city waiting to be explore whther on your own or with family members.
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chantelleindia chantell…
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Putrajaya flower fest Jul 13, 2010
Want to pay a floral tribute to Malaysia? Revel in the excitement of Malaysia’a premier outdoor garden and flower showcase.As i set foot onto this place i was completely astounded with hues of bright red, forest green, flaming orange flowers and plants all around me. Seemed like a picture postcard.

The event was held at Waterfront, Precinct 2, Putrajaya. Showcasing the best of Malaysian and International landscape and horticulture industry, feel a complete romance of the senses with some of the best commercial landscape products to garden showcase and flower displays.

What was the theme for the event? Called the “Tropical Splendour”, FLORIA 2010 had the biggest collection of Heliconias in full bloom in an outdoor theme garden display.Amazed? I still am!

So what you waiting for. Go and be a part of the excitement before the event wraps up! Best time to visit: Mid July
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chantelleindia says:
Thanks Vipsta83 :)
Posted on: Jul 13, 2010
alpgalip alpgalip
75 reviews
"Real capital of Malaysia" Nov 23, 2010
Putrajaya is located 40 minutes away from the Kuala Lumpur by car. We know that Kuala Lumpur is the capital of the Malaysia. But i was shocked that this is newly built city which consist by government buildings and high-technology constructions. There many buildings which has traditional architectures. It was so quite at the night time. There is an artificial lake which is supplying the water requirement of this city. Also there is a Putra Mosque is located near the lake. It will be good experience to see architectural diversification of the building in Putrajaya.
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jesa145 jesa145
42 reviews
Great Place to Visit if you're into architecture Sep 22, 2010
If you've got a couple of days in Kuala Lumpur, I would say, hop on the bus to Putrajaya, the administrative capitol of Malaysia. The architecture is amazing and very different from what you see in the city center. Great for photography. You'll learn that each building and structure is inspired by the various Malaysian elements.
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huck huck
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Putrajaya - where islamic architecture builds an advanced city May 14, 2009
I've been here many times before, and am here again..

I will be coming back, whenever am able.
A pensive sunset in Putrajaya.
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ErnaButterfly ErnaButt…
37 reviews
Nov 24, 2007
Putrajaya - Places of Interest

1. Putra Perdana

Putra Perdana houses the main administrative offices of the prime Minister and Prime Minister's Department. It features green domes and its main block is decorated with stone carvings and wrought iron with motifs of the national flower, hibiscus. A combination of Islamic and Mogul architecture, this majestic structure overlooks the picturesque Lake Putrajaya.

2. Seri Perdana

Official residence of the Prime Minister, also used for official receptions and banquets

3. Putra Mosque

One of Putrajaya's famous landmarks, it has a pink dome constructed from rose-tinted granite and comprises of a prayer hall, the sahn (courtyard), learning facilities and function rooms. It boasts a tall 116m, five-tiered minaret.

4. Dataran Putra

Putra Square, with views of the grandeur Government Complexes and boulevard leading to the Putrajaya International Convention Center, overlooking Lake Putrajaya

5. Parks

Botanical garden

Wetland Park

Taman Warisan Pertanian (Agricultural Park)

Taman Putra Perdana

6. Signature Bridges

Eight (8) signature bridges linking various precincts in Putrajaya.

7. Lake Putrajaya Cruise

Cruise on Lake Putrajaya and view the city's various landmarks in a cruise boat or gondola-like vessels designed in the style of traditional Malay boats.

8. Shopping

Souq, in Dataran Putra, a Middle-Eastern style bazaar

Alamanda, the shopping mall in Putrajaya
Putra Perdana
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benleeph says:
Putrajaya had lots of big building. However it was more like a ghost town as not many people are living there. It was mainly government administrative center with lots of nice artistic buildings and scenery. That's all.

Well it is a place people like to go for wedding photography.
Posted on: Oct 27, 2011
Amanda Amanda
83 reviews
Nov 16, 2004
Putrajaya is the new capital of Malaysia, as far as politics go; it's also where the Putra Mosque is located.

Putrajaya is located about 40 minutes outside of Kuala Lumpur, near to the airport. You can get here via public transport, or hire a driver for the day. We hired a driver for our afternoon journey, and were very glad we did, because we wanted to look around, and take pictures from many different locations, and we really needed the car. I recommend hiring a driver.

These buildings will take your breath away. The Prime Ministers Office is stunning. His home is also beautiful. There are other buildings as well that are very impressive, as well as some bridges and other architecture. Even the street lights are beautiful. But the mosque... it will blow you away.

If you are really lucky, or plan really well, you may manage to be there when the call to prayer to happening over the loudspeakers. It's an amazing experience in life.

Please, don't miss this experience. I hope you love it as much as I did.
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ferroo says:
Thats an encouraging review...so do u think it takes a whole full day to look around putrajaya?
Posted on: Jul 14, 2008
grubi says:
Let's see if we have time to visit Putrajaya, but it sounds nice. Thx for the info!
Posted on: Sep 03, 2006

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