Chow kit

Chow Kit is located located around Jalan Chow Kit (Chow Kit Road) and is enclosed by the parallel streets of Jalan Raja Laut and Jalan Tuanku Abdul Rahman. It is named after the tin miner and municipal councilor 'Loke Chow Kit'. The area has a daily wet market known as Bazaar Baru Chow Kit, which is arguably, the largest wet market in Kuala Lumpur. Open from 9am till 5 pm, the market is located at the northern end of Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman. This colourful market is where you may find people selling a variety of fruits, vegetables and spices, as well as meat, chicken, fish, crabs and lobsters. There are also food stalls and stalls selling clothes, silk, shoes, cassette tapes and fabrics.