'Kuala Lumpur BY Cycle' is the latest tourism programme developed under VisitKL initiated by Kuala Lumpur City Hall. Visitors and tourists to KL, can now rent a bicycle to explore the sites of the city within the designated cycle zone which covers the nature route of the heritage zone around the Dataran Merdaka, and the Tun Abdul Razak Heritage Park.
Tourists have the option of the free & easy cycle package for the flexibility and freedom to explore on their own the city's heritage sites with stops at the Perdana Botanical Garden. While the guided cycle tour, the first of its kind in Malaysia, are conducted in groups of 8 to 12. Each rider is provided with a set of headphones to listen to a running commentary of the sites as they cycle.
Rental fees for the bicycle are at RM 30 for the free & easy package for the first four hours, and RM 5 for subsequent hours. The guided tours are at RM 45 and tourists can, continue to ride after the tour is over. The bicycles are available at the Kuala Lumpur BY Cycle Centre located at the KL City Gallery with a refundable deposit of RM 250 payable when collecting the bicycles.