Great opportunity to explore Malaysia, one of the best destinations in Southeast Asia! You will visit the stunning beaches and landscapes of Lankgawi and Penang, explore one of Southeast Asia’s biggest metropolis – Kuala Lumpur, and the nature in Borneo, in Sarawak and Sabah (including a stop in Tawau, the go-to airport to access the diver’s paradise island of Sipadan)!
Malaysia has been one of the hot destinations for many travellers due to its warm weather and the variety of options this country can offer: from the skyscrapers in the capital Kuala Lumpur, as the Petronas Towers, to fishing villages and amazing beaches. Kuala Lumpur has a lot to offer: the famous Sultan Abdul Samad Building in the city’s colonial quarter the colourful, Petaling Street market in Chinatown Kuala Lumpur or the indoor Aquaria KLCC oceanarium. Don’t forget the inevitable visit to the colossal standing Buddha image outside Batu Caves, enjoy the incredible fauna and flora of Borneo and save some days for island hopping in Tioman or Langwaki!
If you are wishing to take a break and spend few days immersed in beautiful natural places and wonderful beaches, this is your occasion!
This region of Borneo (known as East Malaysia) is practically untouched by the outside world. Trek across Kinabalu Park and enjoy the view of the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Mount Kinabalu (4 096 m). Ride the North Borneo Railway train or head to Sipadan Island - one of the best dive sites in the world. Relax on the sandy beaches of Manukan Island and Sapi Island, just off the coast of Kota Kinabalu.
For incredible wildlife experience, stay in one of the wooden chalets along the Kinabatangan River to see the elephants, orangutans, Proboscis monkeys, cute little tarsiers, gibbons, slow lorises, freshwater sharks and dolphins, Sumatran rhinoceros and crocodiles. Nature lovers and eco-minded adventurers should also consider visiting Sepilok Orangutan Sanctuary, Labuk Bay Proboscis Monkey Sanctuary, Bornean Sun Bear Conservation Centre or Turtle Island Park.
March – April 2019
New York – Langkawi – Penang – Kuching – Tawau (Sipadan Island) – Kota Kinabalu – Kuala Lumpur – London
How to book:
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China Southern: One cabin bag and one checked bag per passenger.
Air Asia: One cabin bag per passenger.
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In Penang suggest you staying at Nature Fruit Farm Resort with very good reviews! Situated in Balik Pulau, 10 km from Penang Hill, Nature Fruit Farm Resort offers rooms with air conditioning, free wifi and an ensuite bathoroom equipped with a bath or shower, free toiletries and a hairdryer. Breakfast included in the price.
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