Taman Melawati

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Melawati is an affluent, self-contained town located in Ulu Klang, Gombak District, Selangor, Malaysia. Although the town's postcode is 53100, which falls under the Kuala Lumpur postcode, it is administered by the Majlis Perbandaran Ampang Jaya (MPAJ).

The International School of Kuala Lumpur (Elementary Campus) and the Malaysian Institute of Art (MIA) are located in this town. There is a private hospital, Damai Service Hospital. The National Zoo of Malaysia (Zoo Negara) is nearby. One of the hills in this town, Bukit Tabur, is a popular hiking spot while the main entrance of the Klang Gates Dam is found on a hill in this town.


Some of the popular restaurants in Taman Melawati are the Hainanese Chicken Shop located at the Melawati food court, Miss Ellie Tea House, Thurkah's Banana Leaf and Polecats.


This town is located along Kuala Lumpur Middle Ring Road 2. It is linked to the city centre via Jalan Ampang, Ampang-Kuala Lumpur Elevated Highway and Genting Klang-Pahang Highway while the Duta-Ulu Klang Expressway is located nearby. This town can be accessed by public transport using Rapid KL buses U20 and U23 from Titiwangsa LRT station and Rapid KL bus T304 from Sri Rampai LRT station.


An 8 storey shopping mall named Melawati Mall jointly developed by Sime Darby and CapitaLand is slated for completion in the second quarter of 2017. It will house over 620,000 square feet of retail space and will be anchored by Village Grocer, DAISO, GSC Cinemas and Fitness First.[1]

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  1. ^ "Melawati Mall". http://www.melawatimall.com.  External link in |website= (help);

Coordinates: 3°13′17″N 101°44′55″E / 3.2212685°N 101.7487279°E / 3.2212685; 101.7487279