Klang Tourism, Malaysia

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Klang or Kelang, officially Klang City (Malay: Bandaraya Klang), is the royal city and former capital of the state of Selangor, Malaysia. It is located within the Klang District in Klang Valley. It is located about 32 km to the west of Kuala Lumpur and 6 km east of Port Klang. It was the civil capital of Selangor in an earlier era prior to the emergence of Kuala Lumpur and the current capital, Shah Alam. Port Klang, which is located in the Klang District, is the 13th busiest transshipment port and the 16th busiest container port in the world. The Klang Municipal Council or MP Klang exercises jurisdiction for a majority of the Klang District while the Shah Alam City Council exercises some jurisdiction over the east of Klang District, north of Petaling District and the other parts of Selangor State including Shah Alam itself. As of 2010, the Klang City has a total population of 240,016 (10,445 in the city centre), while the population of Klang District is 842,146, and the population of all towns managed by Klang Municipal Council is 744,062.

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Is Klang in Malaysia on your travel bucket list? This online travel guide is all you need to have before planning your trip. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Kuala Lumpur for its bountiful attractions like Petronas Twin Towers, Menara Kl Tower, China Town on your trip to Klang. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Klang*

  • Pollution Statistics in Klang

    Know the pollution level of Klang before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 70 (High)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 66.67 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 75 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 68.75 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 25 (Low)
  • Klang: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Klang for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Klang.

    • Burglary and Theft 73.44 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 68.33 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 59.38 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 85.94 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 64.06 (High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 59.38 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 53.33 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 26.56 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 40.63 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 37.5 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 68.33 (High)
  • Living in Klang - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 38.71 (Low)
    • Pollution Index 69.71 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 11.67 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 32.87 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 62.78 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 3.17 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 138.1 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Klang

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Klang

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.06 USD
    • International Movie per seat 3.77 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 36.89 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 47.66 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 46.95 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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