A Southeast Asian country demarcated by the South China Sea into two landmasses of peculiarly equal sizes- the Peninsular Malaysia and Malaysian Borneo has become one of the most marvelous tourist destinations in the region today. Book a Malaysia tour package to witness the staggering difference between cities and stunning architecture of the Peninsula against the jungles and tribal populations of the Borneo.
With varied landscapes and tourist attractions, Malaysia comes off as the perfect balance between modern attractions and natural habitats. The best time to take a Malaysia tour is between early March and October so that one can avoid rains and humidity for a frizz-free vacation! The climate here is pleasant.
Kuala Lumpur, the capital of this beautiful country tops almost all lists that talk about Malaysia tourist places that one should visit.If the shimmering skyline is not enough for you to book one of the best Malaysia tour packages available, you should think of the Petronas Twin Towers- the world’s tallest twin towers. Other popular places to visit in Malaysia are Batu Caves, Aquaria KLCC, Istana Budaya, Thean Hou Temple and many other museums, monuments and parks.
On the opposite end of the spectrum are the traditional villages and flawless rainforests in Sarawak where one can spot orangutans, crocodiles and even proboscis monkeys. If you are a lover of all things flora, you would be excited to know that the world’s largest flower- the Rafflesia can be spotted here.
Those seeking an adrenaline rush have the option to take a ‘flying coffin’ riverboat up the Batang Rejang river, Bat Caves and the extraordinary rock formations of the Gunung Mulu National Park. each lovers should head to the state of Sabah, known for its turquoise-hued crystal clear water with mesmerizing coral reefs. The exciting array of activities that can be done here have led to a surge in the demand for Malaysia Honeymoon packages as well!
Malaysia has a lot to boast about culturally with its diverse makeup of population including Malays, Chinese, Indians, Aboriginals and others. It shares numerous cultural parallels with neighboring countries of Indonesia, Singapore and Brunei owing to a common past. The Hindu kingdoms that emerged in these regions centuries ago have an influence on malay culture even today, which is most visible in their cuisine which is overflowing with curries and the usage of local spices. Many Malaysia Tour packages also include food tours where one can ‘makan’ (eat in Malay) their specialties such as Penang char kway teow, Kajang satay, Ipoh bean sprout chicken, Sarawak laksa and much more.
One reason why Malaysia has earned its place in the global tourism scene is the affordability that comes with traveling to this country. Book a cheap Malaysia tour package today to explore the vibrant culture of this country!