Location: Kuala Lumpur
|| Ampang, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Ampang is a suburb of Kuala Lumpur, and it's often confused with
Jalan Ampang (Ampang Road) which is a street located at Kuala Lumpur
where most of the embassies are located. Ampang once have many South
Korean expatriates in the town, hence you can see many Korean
provision stores and restaurants around.
Ampang is a suburb of Kuala Lumpur, located just off Kuala Lumour city center.
Being a congested town due to its strategic location, you can just about get
anything in Ampang, shopping, food, bars and schools. However one attraction
stands out among others, and many travels from other cities and state to take
a look at it, is the Ampang Look Out Point. Located just 15 minutes from Ampang
town, 280meter above sea level, it has a bird's eye view of the
Kuala Lumpur City Center.
Its breathtaking skyline view attracts many visitors and youngster who wish
to enjoy the night view of KL in a breezy night. There are many cafes and
restaurants at the Look Out Point for visitors to enjoy have their meal while
enjoying the view. One particular restaurant stands out among others is the
Panorama Restaurant, located at the Look Out Tower which further gives a
height advantage for the view. It's among the newest restaurants there and
it serves Middle Eastern and Western food.
There is not public transport to the Look Out point, so the best way is either
by self-drive or catch a taxi.
It is located just 20 minutes from KLCC, so get into Jalan Ampang until you
see a De Zana food court on your left, and then turn right at the traffic
light. Keep going till you pass Carrefour on your right. Keep going and
pass 5 traffic lights. On the 5th traffic light take a left turn. The
journey becomes windy and drives carefully for another 3km and you
will see a Look Out Point Complex on your right.
To save money, catch the LRT to Cempaka station and catch a taxi
from there. The journey takes about 10 minutes