Malaysia Journey

7 Days 6 Nights
Kuala Lumpur, Cameron Highlands, Penang

Day 1:    Kuala Lumpur Arrival

Arrive at Kuala Lumpur International airport. Upon arrival, you will be greeted by a local representative and transferred to your hotel. Spend the rest of the day at leisure.

Accommodation:  Corus Hotel Kuala Lumpur or similar

Day 2:    Kuala Lumpur (B)

After breakfast, proceed with a morning city tour. The tour begins with a photo stop at the King’s Palace and National Monument and Cenotaph where memorials for the fallen during the emergency period in Malaysia are located. Proceed to the Independence Square and on the way, the tour will pass-by the Taman Tasik Perdana (Lake Gardens). There will be a quick photo stop at the National Mosque and the Petronas Twin Towers (KLCC) before arriving at the Independence Square where you will see the tallest flagpole in the world, the Sultan Abdul Samad Building (old railway station), and the Royal Selangor Clubhouse.

Day 3:    Kuala Lumpur – Cameron Highlands (B)

After breakfast, depart Kuala Lumpur and drive north towards Cameron Highlands, one of the cool highland retreats in Malaysia. Located at 1542 meters above sea level, Cameron Highlands is noted for its tea plantations, beautiful highland sceneries, and agricultural activities. Stop on the way for a visit of Lata Iskandar Waterfall and a native settlement. Immerse in the cool, crisp air of Cameron Highlands with its wonderful scenery. Tour of Cameron Highlands consists of the tea plantation, tea factory, marketplace and butterfly farm.

Accommodation:  Strawberry Park Resort or similar

Day 4:    Cameron Highlands – Penang (B)

Early morning set off to Penang. Stop at the Royal town of Kuala Kangsar to appreciate the mesmerizing Ubudiah Mosque, the attractive Iskandariah Palace and Istana Kenangan which was built without a single nail. The visits of these 3 interesting sites are from the outside. Discover interesting handicrafts of the Royal Town of Kuala Kangsar by embarking on a river cruise amidst a rustic ambiance that is rich in history with live narration. Disembark to visit the unique process of keris (dagger) making, a dying art. Synonymous with the Malay culture and way of life, the keris is a status symbol for Malay Royalties and Dignitaries. Then proceed to visit the The Sultan Azlan Shah Gallery, a gallery with beautiful and interesting architecture was developed according to the standards of other international galleries. The gallery was born from the ideas of His Majesty the Sultan Azlan Shah Muhibbuddin with a reflection to opening the doors to the public into his life journey. Lastly visit the Labu Sayong Center where unique shaped pots are made with deft hands and creative inspirations mostly by womenfolk. The cool water from the pots is believed to have healing properties. Cross over to Penang, better known as the “Pearl of the Orient” via one of the longest bridges in the world.

Accommodation:  Bayview Beach or similar

Day 5:    Penang (B)

After breakfast, pick up from your hotel for a City, Culture and Heritage tour of Georgetown, which has been official declared as a UNESCO site in 2008. Visit the 3rd longest reclining Buddha figure in the world followed by Kek Lok Si Temple, also known as Temple of 1000 Buddhas, that was built in 1904. It is the most beautiful and largest Buddhist temple complex in South East Asia. Next we visit Fort Cornwallis, the landing site of Captain Francis Light in 1786 when he arrived to start the first British colony in Penang. The tour carries on with a visit to the water village of The Clan Jetties at Weld Quay, so named as residents of each jetty share similar surname. We next take you along the Pitt Street, also known as “The Street of Harmony”. Here churches, Chinese temples, mosques and Hindu temples are built along the same street in harmonious existence side by side for centuries. Visit the intricate Khoo Kong Si clan’s house. Enjoy a breezy trishaw ride, a still popular mode of transport in Georgetown. Return to the hotel and the rest of the day is at your own leisure. In the late evening, you can explore the nightlife along Batu Ferringhi, Penang style!

Day 6:    Penang (B)

Enjoy a day at leisure.

Day 7:    Penang – Departure (B)

Enjoy free time until your transfer to Penang airport to board your homebound flight.

B – Breakfast

Tour Price per Person Double Occupancy – minimum 2 persons

MONDAY Arrival in Kuala Lumpur Land Package Single Supp.
April – December 2020

January – March 2021

800 360

HOTEL BLACKOUT DATES and FAIR/SEASONAL SURCHARGES may apply.

 ~~ ALL PRICES ARE IN CANADIAN DOLLARS AND ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE ~~

Your Tour Package Includes

• Return transfer between airport and hotel.
• Superior 4-Star hotel accommodation with daily breakfast.
• Joined sightseeing tours with admission and meals as per itinerary.
• Professional English-speaking local guide service.

Your Tour Package Does NOT Include

• International airfare from Canada to Malaysia.
• Any applicable weekend and other surcharges imposed by airlines.
• Any taxes, airport fees and fuel surcharge.
• Travel/medical/cancellation insurance and all personal expenses.
• Tipping and gratuities to local guides, drivers and hotel staff.
• Any items not specified as included.

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