Kuala Lumpur is one of the perfect tourist destinations, renowned for its fabulous attractions and activities. The tall buildings, shopping and various other places around this beautiful city, make it stand apart from other Asian countries. Kuala Lumpur is a major tourist hub and hence, the government has also made efforts to ensure that the people coming here, spend a great time with their family, friends and loved ones. However, KL is also considered a shopper’s paradise.
This place offers a large number of options and opportunities to Shopaholics, so that they can fill their bags with the best and their favorite stuff. Kuala Lumpur is a place that has everything for everyone either locals or tourists. Therefore, you shall find a large number of shopping places in Kuala Lumpur.
Overview of Malaysia Mega Sale Carnival
The Government of Malaysia has recognized the importance of shopping in Kuala Lumpur and therefore, in collaboration with the Malaysian Tourism Board, the biggest shopping extravaganza has been organized. Across the entire Kuala Lumpur, the sale will be put in shops at malls, street markets and shopping centers all together. This activity will be done twice a year in Kuala Lumpur and has been named as Malaysia Mega Sale Carnival. In 2016, this carnival will be held from mid of July to August, with discounts up to 70% on everything.
This carnival is not only organized in Kuala Lumpur, but throughout Malaysia, when people able to bargain greatly, avail great discounts and participate in promotional activities through which they win something. For those who celebrate Hari Raya and Deepavali, it is a great chance to shop for new stuff from the malls. The departmental stores also come up with exclusive shopping bags and attractive offers like Gift with Purchase on makeup, handbags and clothing. The Malaysia Mega Sale Carnival creates an atmosphere of festivity throughout the city and it seems as if Christmas or New Year is round the corner.
The credit card companies also actively participate in the Malaysia mega sale carnival. They come up with various outclass deals on different merchandise items. Like last time, Master Card on spending more than RM300, awarded its selective card holders free holiday trips to luxurious retreats across the country. If you are in Kuala Lumpur during this sale festival, then you can also get gifts for your loved ones back home by shopping at Be JEWELLED stores here.
Apart from all this, at the Pavilion Kuala Lumpur Shopping Mall, the annual KL International Fashion Week will be organized. The collection will be of local fashion designers like Mimpikita, Syomir Izwa and PU3 and hence, if you liked their collection, you can ask them from where they can buy them.
Where to go for an Awesome Shopping Experience?
Don’t forget to visit Bukit Bintang-KLCC strip in the Malaysia mega sale carnival, which is also famous as BBKLCC. It is a duty-free shopping area, which encompasses approximately big 9 shopping malls around, each is found at a walking distance from each other. If you have the tourist privilege card, which is easily available at the 4 malls here, then you are out to avail many rewards. Even you shall get special discounts and gifts on different purchases.
Here you can visit the Pavilion Kuala Lumpur (Monorail Bukit Bintang) for Designer local fashion, Fahrenheit 88 (Monorail Bukit Bintang) having Youth fashion and lifestyle stores, Suria KLCC (LRT KLCC) having luxury fashion at Petronas Twin Tower, Starhill Gallery (Monorail Bukit Bintang) having Luxury fashion, Sungai Wang Plaza (Monorail Bukit Bintang) having the best stock of Youth fashion, inspired by trends of Korea and Japan, Plaza Low Yat (Monorail Bukit Bintang) having IT accessories and latest gadgets, BB Plaza (Monorail Bukit Bintang) having local boutiques where you can greatly bargain.
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Lot 10 (Monorail Bukit Bintang) has fashion stores and a food court too, where you can opt to dine-in. Berjaya Times Square (Monorail Imbi) having great collection of Youth fashion with an indoor theme park. One Utama (LRT Kelana Jaya) having all sorts of International mid-range brands and Sunway Pyramid Shopping Mall has collection of International mid-range brands interconnected with a sprawling theme park.
So all in all not only the tourists but locals will have a great time shopping on this sale carnival. An exceptional experience of shopping in Kuala Lumpur will be witnessed this year too. Hope you to be there during this time of the year.