From world-class shopping malls, swanky high-end boutiques, duty-free shops to street bazaars and night markets, shopping is an endless fun and adventure in Malaysia. Whether it is sharpening your bargaining skills, hunting for that rare item, trying out a designer shoe or pampering yourself in luxury, you will be greeted by the warm, friendly and hospitable staff. After all, Visit Malaysia Year 2014 celebrates “we are the host” to the world.
This flea market is a treasure trove for antique bargain hunters. Amcorp Mall hosts the Best Flea Market in Malaysia. Here you get to browse through the best from antiques, records, collectibles, homemade food, old and new toys, pictures and photographs, stamps, old weapons as well as other collectibles. Held on Saturdays and Sundays from 10:00am – 6:00pm at Amcorp Mall, 18 Jalan Persiaran Barat
Sunday morning flea market at Jalan Hang Lekir, off Jonker, Jalan Tun Tan Cheng Lock and Hereen Street - A good place to haggle for a bargain, you get a variety of antiques, collectibles, ornaments, old coins and currency, posters, paintings, vinyl records, religious relics, old magazines and others.
This used to be the city's main "wet market" (opened in 1888, and later on refurbished in 1928), but now sells Malaysian handicrafts such as kebaya (the traditional blouse worn with a sarung), songket (brocade), batik and souvenirs. Contemporary local arts, crafts and ornaments are sold here too.
Located in Jalan Tuanku Abdul Rahman, within the vicinity of the famous Chow Kit and the wet market, the street comes alive on Saturday evenings, where traders and hawkers will be flaunting their second-hand or factory clothes, silks, traditional Malay clothing such as baju kurung (loose dresses) and baju kebaya (blouses), as well as foods and imitation brand-name products. Only on Saturdays 5:00pm – 11:00pm
A bustling night market held on Saturdays selling imitation luxury brand goods, textiles, traditional clothings, Hindi pop music and a wide variety of cooked foods. Only on Saturdays – 5:00pm – 11:00pm at Jalan Masjid India, Kuala Lumpur.
Mont Kiara Markets: Two markets in this township northwest of the city centre are especially popular with expatriates - Fiesta Night and ABC (for ABC refer to "Sunday Markets") these two flea markets are targeting at high-end and upper middle class consumers
Fiesta Nite: Over 100 stalls sell a wide array of foods, fruits, flowers, fragrances, fabrics, footwear & others etc. at this market on Thursdays 4:30pm – 9:30pm at Plaza Mont' Kiara. Jalan Kiara. Kuala Lumpur.
Sunday Markets – means the ABC Markets. This Arts, Bric-a-brac and Crafts flea market (hence ABC) has up to 100 stalls, many of them specialising in Malaysian arts and crafts. There are also individual stall-holders clearing out household items. Open on Sunday 10:00 – 6:00pm at Plaza Mont’ Kiara, Jalan Kiara. Kuala Lumpur.
Held every Sunday from 5:30pm – 11:00pm targeting at expatriates and upper middle class consumers who are modern and western-oriented, eager for bargains in everything from fresh food to electrical gadgets.
A busy outdoor flea market in the Mutiara and Perdana Damansara vicinity, selling clothes, home decor items and handicrafts. Located at The Curve, Jalan PJU7/3, Mutiara Damansara, Petaling Jaya. Open on Saturday and Sunday 10:00am - 10:00pm
A new type of mobile flea market held at different venues around Kuala Lumpur usually on the first and last weekends (11:00am – 9:00pm)of each month. Clothes, bags and accessories, shoes, vintage items and foods. Check the website for upcoming bazaars or call 016-996 6280 for latest info and updates.