Capture The Sights Of Kuala Lumpur With A Photographer’s Dream Package At Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur

Hong Kong, 3 July 2014 – Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur is delighted to introduce Cultural Photography Journey II, an engaging and interactive photography and accommodation package in partnership with Leica – the world’s finest cameras from Germany.

Guests are able to capture the sights of Kuala Lumpur in an exclusive chauffeur-driven excursion with a professional photographer from Leica Store Malaysia, who will demonstrate his skill and share tips in photography. The journey encompasses some of the city’s cultural and iconic sites.

The sites included are the iconic Petronas Twin Towers, the world’s tallest twin towers, Merdeka Square, where the Malayan flag were hoisted for the first time, Kuala Lumpur City Gallery which is located in a 116-year-old historical building, National Textile Museum that showcases the origins and techniques of local textiles, Sultan Abdul Samad building which was built in 1894 were used to house the superior courts of the country, the beautiful architecture of The National Mosque and Jadi Batek Centre, one of Malaysia’s most prestigious handicraft centres.

Guests can gain valuable experience in the skills of photography in terms of colour, composition, lighting, texture, patterns and contrasts, and will be able to ‘take home’ a piece of Kuala Lumpur in the form of photographic memories.

Other photographic opportunities for guests to explore include views from the sky bridge that connects the iconic 88-storey twin towers, or an evening stroll through the tree-lined paths and flowering gardens of the Kuala Lumpur City Centre Park, or the nightly entertainment of the KLCC Lake Symphony Fountain at the Esplanade KLCC at 8, 9 and 10pm.

Priced at MYR 1,875++ for two consecutive nights’ stay, the package includes:

  • Daily breakfast for two at Mosaic
  • Complimentary room upgrade to a Premium City View Room or Deluxe Park View Room
  • Personal photography excursion with Leica Store Malaysia for two from 9am to 1pm
  • Chauffeur driven by a personal guide in a luxury MPV

Children above 12 years of age will be charged at MYR 419++ per child including extra bed and all package benefits. Specialist photography tips and advice are included, but guests will need to bring their own camera equipment. This offer is subject to 10% service charge and 6% government tax. The offer is valid through 30 June 2015 and a minimum of two night’s stay is required.

For reservations, please visit www.mandarinoriental.com/kualalumpur, contact Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur at +60(3) 2179 8818 or email mokul-reservations@mohg.com.

About Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur

Situated adjacent to the iconic PETRONAS Twin Towers, Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur is the city’s leading luxury hotel with 643 well appointed rooms, suites and serviced apartments. Delight your senses with an array of cuisines showcased in ten innovative outlets. Escape Kuala Lumpur’s urban bustle at The Spa with rejuvenating facials, body treatments and award winning Signature Therapies for a holistic wellbeing. Take a dip at the infinity edge pool overlooking the spectacular city skyline or be mesmerized by the magnificent display of KLCC Lake Symphony Fountain at the Esplanade KLCC. For more information and reservations, visit www.mandarinoriental.com/kualalumpur.

About Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group

Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group is the award-winning owner and operator of some of the most luxurious hotels, resorts and residences. Having grown from a well-respected Asian hotel company into a global brand, the Group now operates, or has under development, 45 hotels representing close to 11,000 rooms in 25 countries, with 20 hotels in Asia, ten in The Americas and 15 in Europe, Middle East and North Africa. In addition, the Group operates or has under development, 14 Residences at Mandarin Oriental connected to its properties.

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