Faces of
Malaysia
Pulau Lang Tengah

Pulau Lang Tengah is a small postcard island with only 3 resorts located halfway between Perhentian Island and Pulau Redang.

Tioman

Largest island of Malaysias east coast. It’s located 32km off the coast and is some 20km long and 12km wide and the highest peak is Gunung Kajang with 1038m. In the 70ies TIME magazine selected Tioman as one the world’s most beautiful islands but lost some flair in recent years due to do development. The island has eight main villages, many beaches and is densely forested and is surrounded by numerous coral reefs, making it a scuba diving haven.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 days / 2 nights tour from Kuala Lumpur to Taman Negara including return transfer from Kuala Lumpur, park entry, accommodation, meals and guided trips and activities

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RM400
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Tour to Kuala Selangor to visit Bukit Melawi (some options with a stopover at Batu Caves), have seafood dinner and after dark take a boat ride on Selangor River to see the magic of the fireflies

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RM220
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Tour to the Forest Research Institute Malaysia (FRIM) near Kuala Lumpur including jungle trekking with a nature guide and canopy walkway

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RM140
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Go on a private or shared tour to explore the UNESCO world heritage city of Melaka

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price from:
RM220
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Riding a Segway is fun and the best way to see the vast and beautifully landscaped Lake Gardens in Kuala Lumpur. This ride will lead you into the green heart of Kuala Lumpur. ... more
price:
RM299
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6-hour private tour covering the highlights of Kuala Lumpur including Batu Caves, Thean Hou Temple and much more

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RM160
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Experience the world's oldest rainforest with a day trip from Kuala Lumpur to Taman Negara National Park

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RM510
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a shared 6-hour tour that covers the highlights of Kuala Lumpur such as Batu Caves, National Palace and many more

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price:
RM85
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day trip to Kuala Gandah Elephant Sanctuary, includes return transfer from Kuala Lumpur

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RM220
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3 days 2 nights tour to Taman Negara (from Kuala Lumpur) with a stop at the Elephant Sanctuary in Kuala Gandah

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RM970
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Day trip from Kuala Lumpur to visit Cameron Highlands with its tea plantations

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RM350
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The pubcrawl takes you, and around 40 travelers & locals to 4 bars and finish the night at a club!

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price:
RM70
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A variety of different tours in and around Kuala Lumpur giving you the chance to experience and learn more about the diverse malaysian food.

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RM160
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A 3-hour night tour letting you experience the city of lights Kuala Lumpur

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price:
RM80
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Tour the architectural wonderland of Putrajaya, the federal administrative capitol of Malaysia just south of Kuala Lumpur

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RM150
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Shared tour from Kuala Lumpur to the Unesco world heritage town of Georgetown on Penang Island (2 days, 1 night OR 3 days, 2 nights)

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price from:
RM265
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3 days / 2 nights tour from Kuala Lumpur  to the tropical island of Pulau Langkawi. Langkawi is a large duty-free island in the north-west of Peninsular Malaysia with beautiful beaches, rainforests, mangrove forests, waterfalls and a spectacular cable car

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price:
RM775
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This daytrip includes a visit to Batu Caves, the Elephant Conservation Centre and the Fireflies Tour

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RM420
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A shared tour with visits to the biggest shopping mall in KL, Chinatown, Central Market, Pewter Factory and a nightmarket

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price:
RM85
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A shared tour to a picnic at a waterfall in the rainforest just outside of Kuala Lumpur

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price:
RM130
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A shared tour to the Sunway Lagoon Theme Park / Sunway Pyramid Mall including entrance fee

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price:
RM160
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2 day / 1 night tour to the tropical island of Pulau Pangkor, about 3 hours away from Kuala Lumpur

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price:
RM530
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Day Tour from Kuala Lumpur to visit Crab Island, mangrove swamp, Thean Hou Temple and Blue Mosque

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price:
RM220
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Things to do & see
Dataran Merdeka
The Dataran Merdeka (or Merdeka Square) is the old colonial heart of Kuala Lumpur. It was here, in front of the Sultan Abdul Samad Building that the Union Flag was lowered and the Malayan flag hoisted for the first time at midnight on August 31, 1957. Merdeka = Independence. ... more
Putrajaya
Federal administrative capitol of Malaysia 30km south of KL that was built from scratch since the 1990s with billions of ringgit - an architecture lovers dream ... more