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Highlights of Malaysia Holiday

Highlights of Malaysia

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Sample the freshly cooked noodles at Penang’s night markets

Kuala Lumpur, Cameron Highlands, Penang

Includes return Economy airfares

13 days adult price from £1,465pp including flights and hotels

Discover the highlights of Malaysia on this exciting Journey, perfect for first-time visitors to the country. more »
Starting in the vibrant capital Kuala Lumpur, you’ll travel north to the cool hills of the Cameron Highlands, wander the cobbled streets of Malacca finish among the temples and sizzling street food of Penang. This is a Journey to be savoured.  

What's included

  • International flights
  • 8 nights in 4* hotels
  • 2-night Cameron Highlands to Penang tour
  • Kuala Lumpur Street Eats tour
  • Suburbs of Kuala Lumpur & Batu Caves Tour
  • Malacca Tour with lunch
  • All transfers
13 days from £1,465pp
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What to expect

  • Stroll around Malaysia’s vibrant and modern capital, Kuala Lumpur
  • Visit the historic port of Malacca, filled with heritage architecture and fusion cuisine
  • Tour the tea plantations and strawberry farms of the Cameron Highlands
  • Sample the freshly cooked noodles at Penang’s night markets

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Need to know

  • Arrives: Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL)
  • Time difference: GMT+8
  • Visa requirements: British passport holders do not require visa for stays of less than 90 days
  • Language: Standard Malay
  • Currency: Malaysian ringgit (MYR)
  • Flying time from UK: around 12 hours direct
  • Plug type: Same as UK
  • Voltage: 220V

Your Example Itinerary

Day 1

Fly from the UK to Kuala Lumpur

Days 2-4

Kuala Lumpur

Welcome to Malaysia, and its lively capital, Kuala Lumpur, where the skyline is dominated by the twin Petronas towers. While you’re here you’ll take a trip to the Batu Caves, one of the most important Hindu sights in the country, as well as exploring the suburbs with your guide. Later on, you’ll get the chance to sample some of the world’s best street food on a Street Eats tour, plus spend a day in the historic port city of Malacca, filled with museums, souvenir shops and restaurants dishing up tasty local Nyonya dishes.

Included Excursion:
Suburbs & Batu Caves Tour Kuala Lumpur Street Eats tour Malacca Tour with lunch
Included in this price:
Oasia Suites

Days 5-6

Cameron Highlands

Leaving Kuala Lumpur behind, you’ll head up into the cool tea plantations of the Cameron Highlands, where you’ll stop in Tapah. Along the way, stop off at jungle streams and waterfalls, and explore the rose gardens, vegetable farms and tea plantations in the area. The next day, you’ll have some free time – perhaps try a strawberry or two at the strawberry farm, or sample the honey at a honey farm, or simply enjoy the pretty views. On your final day, you’ll be transferred to Penang.

Included Excursion:
Half day tour of the Cameron Highlands
Included in this price:
Strawberry Park Resort

Days 7-11


Welcome to Penang, the vibrant and sophisticated ‘Pearl of the Orient’ and a fascinating fusion of East and West. Wander through the World Heritage-listed capital of George Town to see the merging of past and present cultural influences in the city’s architecture, festivals and restaurants. From night markets and shopping strips to some of Malaysia’s most beautiful gardens and beaches, Penang will have you as busy or as chilled as you fancy.

Included in this price:
Hard Rock Hotel Penang

Days 12-13

Depart Penang and return to the UK.

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