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Together with its neighboring shopping malls like Berjaya Times Square, Pavilion Mall, and Low Yat Plaza, Sungei Wang Plaza makes Kuala Lumpur centre pulsate with diverse shopping options.
Sungei Wang Plaza lives its life as a wallet-friendly mall, offering cheap price fashion clothes and souvenirs to shoppers.
The plaza seems not much from outside, but a lot of surprises are hiding inside.
- Fashion for the young and young at heart: Ladies, come there to be fallen in love with the mall’s wide range of youthful, trendy clothes and accessories. Its products cater more for ladies, especially those are at their teenager or twenties. If that is you or somebody you travel with, head to Trendy Zone on level 6 to find your loves at reasonable prices.
- There are a number of good hair salons and beauty services at the mall for ladies to shine more. A haircut, following by a wash and head massage, at a popular hair salon there may cost you around $13. More importantly, the service and cutting quality are good. Check out a salon with prices listed on boards or visit the local recommended John Siew Hair & Beauty, Wenawave Hair Salon, and Hair Zone Studio.
- Sungei Wang Plaza is also a reliable money exchange centre in Kuala Lumpur. Most of its money changers are located on lower ground floor, spreading from Orange Zone and Blue Zone near the mall entrance to Green Zone on the left side. Check the offering rates around for your currency before engaging a service.
What are on offer: Apparel, accessories, leather goods, souvenirs, gadgets and electronics, games, DVDs, tattoo shops, hair and beauty saloons, department stores, money changers, post office, factory outlet stores, supermarket, internet cafes, and food court.
Opening hours: Daily 10:00 – 22:00
Location: Sungei Wang Plaza, Jalan Bukit Bintang, Bukit Bintang, 55100 Kuala Lumpur
How to get there: It can be reached by monorail through the Bukit Bintang Station and by bus through the Pudu Raya Bus Terminal.