Batu Caves February 24th 2012 BATU CAVES, SALANGOR, MALAYSIA. Friday 24 February, 2012.
We made it to Batu Caves this morning. This series of caves is located in a limestone hill, 13 km north of KL in the Selangor district. The limestone is some 400 million years old. The 3 main caves take their name from the Sungai Batu or Batu River which flows past the hill.
The cave entrance is reached by 272 concrete steps. At the b ... read more
Asia » Malaysia » Selangor » Batu Caves During the late 18th and 19th centuries, Great Britain established colonies and protectorates in the area of current Malaysia; these were occupied by Japan from 1942 to 1945. In 1948, the British-ruled territories on the Malay Peninsula formed the Fe... ... read more