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!
Go jungle trekking and wildlife spotting at Bako National Park, home of the rare Proboscis monkey. With isolated beaches, jungles, and waterfalls, it’s a great place for hiking. You can also choose Kubah National Park, Matang Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre or Semenggoh Nature Reserve with its semi-wild orangutans. Visit a traditional longhouse and see how the Iban people live in the rainforest upriver.
Explore the massive cave systems of Gunung Mulu National Park, home to the Rafflesia, the world’s largest flower, which can grow up to one metre in diameter. The canopy walks and treks reveal exotic creatures and extraordinary rock formations. Visit the Sarawak Cultural Village and cruise the Santubong and Salak Rivers in search of Irrawaddy dolphins. Enjoy the charms of historic Kuching, the Sarawak state oldest and largest city. Visit the esplanade and waterfront, the Sarawak Museum and see the orangutan murals. You can also head to the Fairy Caves.
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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