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Jalan Raja Chulan, Kuala LumpurJalan Raja Chulan, Kuala Lumpur (8 July, 2016)


Jalan Raja Chulan is a major road in the Golden Triangle of Kuala Lumpur. Today it is a major street in the business district of the city.

Jalan Raja Chulan was originally known as Weld Road, or Jalan Weld, until 1982, when it was renamed after Raja Chulan, who was the Raja di Hilir Perak. Before that it was named Weld Road, after Sir Frederick Weld (1823-1891), who was the Governor of the Straits Settlements.1 Weld Quay in Penang was also named after himm as were Weld Road and Upper Weld Road in Singapore.

Jalan Raja Chulan starts at Jalan Tun Perak in the west and ends at Jalan Bukit Bintang in the east. In between, it forms junctions with Jalan Gereja, Persiaran Maybank, Persiaran Raja Chulan, Lorong Raja Chulan, Changkat Raja Chulan, Jalan P. Ramlee, Jalan Sultan Ismail, Jalan Perak, Jalan Kia Peng and Jalan Conlay.

Sights along Jalan Raja Chulan on the map

Hotels along Jalan Raja Chulan

  1. Hotel Istana Kuala Lumpur City Centre (GPS: 3.14968, 101.70991)

Sights along Jalan Raja Chulan

  1. Bukit Nanas (GPS: 3.151, 101.70207)
  2. Muzium Telekom (GPS: 3.14906, 101.69919)
  3. Taman Eko Rimba KL (GPS: 3.14986, 101.70188)

Street Art on Jalan Raja Chulan

  1. Tanahairku Murals (GPS: 3.15041, 101.70366)

Shopping Malls along Jalan Raja Chulan

  1. Pavilion Kuala Lumpur (GPS: 3.14892, 101.71344)

Eateries along Jalan Raja Chulan

  1. Restoran Hakka (GPS: 3.15051, 101.71304)

Petrol Stations along Jalan Raja Chulan

  1. Shell Jalan Raja Chulan (GPS: 3.15002, 101.70436)

Commercial and high-rise buildings along Jalan Raja Chulan

  1. Bangunan AmBank Group (GPS: 3.15018, 101.70641)
  2. Bangunan Yee Seng (GPS: 3.14822, 101.69934)
  3. SEGi College (GPS: 3.14806, 101.69829)
  4. Menara Affin Bank (GPS: 3.15093, 101.70794)
  5. Menara Boustead (GPS: 3.1502, 101.70877)
  6. Menara ING (GPS: 3.15067, 101.70863)
  7. Menara Khuan Choo (GPS: 3.15014, 101.71199)
  8. Menara Maybank (GPS: 3.14822, 101.69934)
  9. Menara MIDF (GPS: 3.15084, 101.70822)
  10. Menara Olympia (GPS: 3.14923, 101.70062)
  11. Menara Standard Chartered (GPS: 3.14961, 101.71134)
  12. Plaza See Hoy Chan (GPS: 3.14998, 101.70555)
  13. The Weld (GPS: 3.15133, 101.70691)
  14. Wisma Boustead (GPS: 3.15016, 101.70907)
  15. Wisma Budiman (GPS: 3.14876, 101.70172)
  16. Wisma Cosway (GPS: 3.15077, 101.71171)
  17. Wisma Genting (GPS: 3.15055, 101.71091)
  18. Wisma Goldhill (GPS: 3.15029, 101.7084)
  19. Wisma Lim Foo Yong (GPS: 3.14876, 101.70172)
  20. Wisma MPL (GPS: 3.15029, 101.70718)

Condominiums on Jalan Raja Chulan

  1. Banyan Tree Signatures Pavilion Kuala Lumpur (GPS: 3.15032, 101.7137)
  2. The Manhattan Residen 61 (GPS: 3.14917, 101.70223)

Banks along Jalan Raja Chulan

  1. India International Bank (GPS: 3.14746, 101.69935)
  2. CIMB Bank Jalan Sultan Ismail (GPS: 3.15055, 101.71091)
  3. Public Bank Jalan Raja Chulan (GPS:3.14876, 101.70172)

Churches on Jalan Raja Chulan

  1. St Andrew's Presbyterian Church (GPS: 3.14917, 101.70223)

Development Projects on Jalan Raja Chulan

  1. Harrods Square (cancelled) (GPS: 3.14976, 101.71449)

Government and semi-government buildings along Jalan Raja Chulan

  1. Bangunan TM (GPS: 3.14927, 101.69983)
  2. Bursa Malaysia (GPS: 3.1481, 101.70136)
  3. Telekom Malaysia Bukit Mahkamah (GPS: 3.14841, 101.69999)

Jalan Raja Chulan high risesJalan Raja Chulan high rises: (A) Banyan Tree Signatures Pavilion, (B) Wisma Cosway (16 June, 2017)


Jalan Raja Chulan, Kuala LumpurJalan Raja Chulan, Kuala Lumpur (8 July, 2016)

Jalan Raja Chulan on Google Maps Street View

References

  1. Kuala Lumpur Street Names by Mariana Isa & Maganjeet Kaut, published by Marshall Cavendish (2015) page 206.

List of Streets in Kuala Lumpur and Streets in Malaysia

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