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Best of Malaysia

From £1410 for 13 days
Trip Overview
Experience the very best of Malaysia on a 13-day cultural adventure. Since its emergence from colonial rule, Malaysia has developed a reputation as a land of diverse cultures, sensational cuisine and natural beauty. On this trip, we take you where the action is – past outstanding architecture, to a rural village homestay, close to exotic marine life and into ancient rainforests. Amble along forest trails, haggle in some of Asia's best markets, discover perfect beachside paradise and make friends along the way. This trip introduces the best of Malaysia and gives an inside glimpse to this fascinating country.
Essential Info
Starts: Kuala Lumpur
Ends: Penang
Ages: Min 15
Theme: Discovery
Trip Code: ITMSA
Activity Level:     
Countries visited: Malaysia
What's Included

Meals

12 Breakfasts included
2 Lunches included
1 Dinners included

Transport

Boat,Public Bus,Private Minivan,Speed boat

Accommodation

Beach Chalet (3 nights),Homestay (1 night),Hotel (5 nights),Guesthouse (3 nights)

Trip Highlights

•   Adventure through the lush Taman Negara National Park, where your local guide will explain traditional medicines made from the plants

•   Snorkel the turquoise seas around the Perhentian Islands, a paradise of unspoiled forests and white sands

•   Spend time with a local family at a homestay, an authentic local experience that gives a real insight into village culture

•   Pedal out to the rice fields around Kota Aur and learn all about how local coconuts are harvested

•   Walk through the historic shophouse lined streets of Georgetown, mixed in contemporary art galleries and boutiques, traditional temples and churches, and modern street art that all influence the vibrant cultural hub of Penang

•   With quality time in each destination, you'll get a real feel for each place and the freedom to make your own discoveries

Dates & Availability
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Departing: 6th Jun 2020
Returning: 18th Jun 2020
£1,410pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 4th Jul 2020
Returning: 16th Jul 2020
£1,410pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 1st Aug 2020
Returning: 13th Aug 2020
£1,410pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 6th Mar 2021
Returning: 18th Mar 2021
£1,480pp
Availability: Good
Departing: 20th Mar 2021
Returning: 1st Apr 2021
£1,480pp
Availability: Good
Departing: 3rd Apr 2021
Returning: 15th Apr 2021
£1,480pp
Availability: Good
Departing: 10th Apr 2021
Returning: 22nd Apr 2021
£1,480pp
Availability: Good
Departing: 1st May 2021
Returning: 13th May 2021
£1,480pp
Availability: Good
Departing: 5th Jun 2021
Returning: 17th Jun 2021
£1,480pp
Availability: Good
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Itinerary & Notes
Selamat datang! Welcome to Malaysia. Your adventure begins with a welcome meeting at 6 pm. If you do happen to arrive early, go out and get a taste for Kuala Lumpur, the cosmopolitan capital of Malaysia. Grab a map and talk to the hotel staff about things to do. The markets of Chinatown, exceptional Indian food and traditional Malay arts make up a large part of the city's essence. Your evening is best spent at the night market sampling the many different cuisines on offer and bargain hunting at the many stalls.
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