Putrajaya (/pʊtrɑːdʒɑːjə/), officially the Federal Territory of Putrajaya, is a planned city and the federal administrative centre of Malaysia. The seat of government was shifted in 1999 from Kuala Lumpur to Putrajaya, because of overcrowding and congestion in the former. Kuala Lumpur remains Malaysia's national capital, and is the seat of the King and Parliament as well as the home of the country's commercial and financial centre. Putrajaya was the brainchild of former Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohammad. In 2001, Putrajaya became Malaysia's third Federal Territory after Kuala Lumpur and Labuan. Named after the first Malaysian Prime Minister, Tunku Abdul Rahman Putra, the territory is entirely enclaved within the Sepang District of the state of Selangor. Putrajaya is also a part of MSC Malaysia, a special economic zone that covers Klang Valley. In Sanskrit, "putra" means "prince" or "male child", and "jaya" means "success" or "victory". The development of Putrajaya started in early 1990s, and today major landmarks have been completed and the population is expected to grow in the near future.Wikipedia
Putrajaya in Malaysia offers a unique experience to travellers. Putrajaya is located at a short trip away from Kuala Lumpur a major city in Malaysia. Attractions in Kuala Lumpur include Petronas Twin Towers, Menara Kl Tower, China Town. To explore Putrajaya, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!
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Putrajaya City & Bridges Tour with Batu Caves & LunchNew on TripHobo
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