Batu Caves

Updated on: June 9, 2011

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Address: Jalan Batu Caves, 68100 Batu Caves, Selayang, Selangor, Malaysia
Alamat Poskod: 68100 Batu Caves
GPS Coordinates: N3 14.236 E101 41.023

Batu Caves

Batu Caves

Info: Batu Caves is both an important religious landmark for Hindus and a popular stopover for tourists. During the annual Thaipusam Festival, more than a million devotees and tourists will congregate. In fulfillment of vows, devotees carry kavadis and milk pots up the 272 steps to the cave temple. In 2006, the giant statue of Lord Murugan, standing at 42.7 meters, was unveiled.

Note: During the Thaipusam Festival, you may be required to park as far east as the area around the Giant Hypermarket, due to road closures and congestion. As such, taking the KTM Komuter train might be a better option.

See also: The Chariot Procession 2011 by TV Smith | Thaipusam 2011 by TV Smith

MyCen Map / Peta:

Landmarks: Courtyard leading to steps up Batu Caves (X), SJK (Tamil) Batu Caves (1), Batu Caves KTM Komuter Railway Station (2), Thaipusam River Cleansing Ritual Site 1 (3), Selangor Culture Cove – SCC (4), Thaipusam River Cleansing Ritual Site 2 (5), Sungai Batu River Front (6), Seri Batu Caves Hotel (7), Pangsapuri Amaniah 1 (8), Pusat Komersial Amaniah (9), GiatMARA Gombak (10), Kompleks Amaniah (MAIS) with JPN – Jabatan Pendaftaran Negara Daerah Hulu Selangor (11), Masjid Jamek Al-Almaniah (12), Pos Malaysia Batu Caves @ Sri Selayang (13), Cash Converters Sri Selayang (14), CIMB Bank (15),

Pasaraya Warta (16), Hong Leong Bank (17), KWSP – EPF Medan Batu Caves (18), Tabung Haji Medan Batu Caves (19), Kheow Bin Chinese School (20), New Wave Hotel @ The Medan, Medan Selayang (21), Batu Caves Budget Hotel @ The Medan, Medan Selayang (22), Sri Gotong Apartment (23), RapidKL Depot Batu Caves (24), Automotive Corporation Malaysia – ACM – Isuzu (26), Spanco (27), Cycle & Carriage Bintang Commercial Vehicle Centre (28), TCIE – Tan Chong Industrial Equipment (29), Nissan Showroom & Service Centre (30), Kawasan Perindustrian Batu Caves (31)

Nearby Hotels:
New Wave Hotel, The Medan  (Tel: 03 6185 0052)
Batu Caves Budget Hotel, The Medan (Tel: 03 6185 7425)
Seri Batu Caves Hotel (Gombak Star), Taman Batu Caves (Tel: 03 6189 9869)
Hotel Selayang, Sri Utara  (Tel: 03 6250 0777)
More surrounding hotels to the east, shown in this map
Nearest Police Station: Balai Polis Batu Caves
Nearest Train Station: Stesen Keretapi Komuter KTM Batu Caves
Public Transport / Bus Number:

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