10 Days 9 Nights
Kuala Lumpur, Cameron Highlands, Penang
- 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
- 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.
- 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 cactus garden.Accommodation: Strawberry Park Resort or similar
- 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 Istana Iskandariah Palace and Gallery Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah, with photo stop. The visits of these 3 interesting sites are from the outside. Discover the rich history of the Royal Town of Kuala Kangsar on a river cruise. Visit to a notable blacksmith in town for its modern and contemporary sculptor making. Inspired by traditional forging he turns iron pieces into artistic metal sculptures. Continue visit the Labu Sayong Center where unique shaped pots are made with deft hands and creative inspirations mostly by womenfolk. 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
- Penang (B)
After breakfast, pick up from 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 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!
- Penang – Kota Bharu (B)
Today, travel from the west to the east of Peninsular Malaysia through the main mountain range, take in breathtaking views of the dense tropical rain forest. En-route, rest at Banding Island with its scenic view of Temenggor Lake. Continue to Kota Bharu, Kelantan, a friendly small town.Accommodation: Perdana Hotel Kota Bharu or similar
- Kota Bharu – Kuala Terengganu (B)
This morning visits the famous and colourful wet market of Kota Bharu. Witness the traditional lifestyle of villagers such as silver handicraft, Songket weaving and the traditional Wau (kite) making. Enjoy the scenic drive along the coastline southward towards Kuala Terengganu. Enjoy some delectable local chips made of fish or prawn and see a monkey plucking coconuts. Arrive at the hotel in Kuala Terengganu and enjoy the rest of the afternoon at your leisure.Accommodation: Grand Continental Kuala Terengganu or similar
- Kuala Terengganu – Kuantan (B)
Drive further South towards Kuantan. En-route visit Pulau Duyong, famous for traditional boat making. Explore the Islamic Civilization showcasing twenty replicas of great Islamic monuments of the world. Taste the popular Malay delicacy of this region, “lemang”, rice cooked with coconut milk in bamboo. Visit scenic coastal fishing villages and a turtle information Centre. Enjoy a local tea break. Visit the Batik Gallery, Malaysia’s famous art textile made from wax, using hand-drawn or hand-blocked technique.Accommodation: Swiss Gargen Kuantan or similar
- Kuantan – Kuala Lumpur (B)
Early morning set off to Kuala Lumpur. En-route stop at the quaint historic town of Sungai Lembing situated North –West from Kuantan. Stop at a hanging bridge for a scenic view of the surroundings. Visit Sungai Lembing Museum, dedicated to the memories of the heydays of Sungai Lembing as the town with the largest, longest, and deepest subterranean tin mine in the world. Continue to experience the living museum on foot and visit the underground tunnel which once known as the El-Dorado of the East. Continue to Kuala Lumpur and drop of at your hotel. Evening at leisure.Accommodation: Corus Hotel Kuala Lumpur or similar
- Kuala Lumpur - Departure (B)
Enjoy free time until your transfer to Kuala Lumpur International Airport to board your homebound flight.
B – Breakfast
Tour Package Details
TOUR PRICE PER PERSON DOUBLE OCCUPANCY – minimum 2 Person
|MONDAY Arrival in Kuala Lumpur||Land Package From||Single Supp|
|2021: April – October||2350||850|
|2021: November - December
2022: January - March
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 private 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.