Destination guide

Why people love visiting historic Batu Caves

Take a vacation to Batu Caves and enjoy the area's monuments, history and museums. This welcoming city is known for its university setting, shopping and restaurants. Batu Caves and Petronas Twin Towers are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Batu Caves

Are you searching for top things to see and do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Batu Caves has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kuala Lumpur Bird Park (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Genting Highlands Theme Park (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Templer Park Country Club (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Titiwangsa Golf Course (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • National Zoo (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Aquaria KLCC (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Batu Caves

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Batu Caves is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Batu Caves (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Lake Gardens (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Bukit Tabur (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Titiwangsa Lake Garden (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Asean Sculpture Garden (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • KLCC Park (7 mi / 11.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Batu Caves

The nearest airport is in Subang (SZB-Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah), located 11.9 mi (19.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Kuala Lumpur (KUL-Kuala Lumpur Intl.), which is 34.1 mi (54.9 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, make your way to Batu Caves Station or Kuala Lumpur Gombak Station to see more of the city.

Where to stay around Batu Caves?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,030 vacation rentals near Batu Caves. From 53 Houses to 893 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Batu Caves for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Batu Caves?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Batu Caves:

  • Nakhoda: 18 vacation rentals
  • Kuala Lumpur City Centre: 382 vacation rentals
  • Chow Kit: 234 vacation rentals
  • Pudu: 230 vacation rentals
  • Bukit Bintang: 544 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Batu Caves?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Batu Caves. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Kuala Lumpur Gombak Station: 1,236 vacation rentals
  • Batu Caves: 1,258 vacation rentals
  • Batu Caves Station: 1,254 vacation rentals
  • Selayang Hospital: 1,245 vacation rentals
  • Orang Asli Museum: 1,211 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Batu Caves listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Batu Caves?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 53 Houses in Batu Caves. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Batu Caves include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 893 rentals available
  • Villas: 3 rentals available
  • Cabins: 2 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Batu Caves?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 782 vacation rentals with pool available in Batu Caves. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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