The Bazaar Baru Chow Kit is a daily market and opened from 9am till 5 pm. Chow Kit Market is located at the Northern end of Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman The market can be reached by KL Monorail easily. You’ll get off the monorail at the station “Chow Kit” and you walk back for about 100 meters at the left side of the road.
This colourful market is called after the district Chow Kit. It’s the largest “wet market” in Kuala Lumpur.
“Wet Market” is a market, selling fruit, vegetables, tofu, spices, meat and fish, as well as meat, fish, crabs and lobsters. But there are also food stalls and stalls selling clothes, silk, shoes, cassette tapes and fabrics.
Here in Chow Kit most people do their daily shopping.
It’s not so busy, when we arrive at 10.30 am. Narrow walkways lead us through maze off stall laden with fish, fruit, spices, vegetables and meat.
Frequently there’s water on the walkways, because they splash the fish with cold water to keep it fresh. Sometimes they use ice cubes.
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