Today you’ll fly to Kuala Lumpur. Upon arrival you will meet your driver who will take you to your hotel downtown. Rest of the day at leisure.
Today discover Kuala Lumpur with your guide: discover the imposing Royal Palace and National Monument, and architectural and cultural mixity of the city with the Masjid Negara mosque, the Independance Square, the Petronas Twin Towers, changing worlds in Chinatown and the Golden Triangle and then at the Hindu Batu Caves and its sacred temple. Finish your day learning about the country’s important tin industry and the quality of this craftswork.
Today you will drive to the Cameron Highlands, 1600m high in altitude and known for their tea production. On the way you’ll stop at the spectacular Lata Iskandar waterfalls. Upon arrival, you’ll visit a butterfly garden with its special exotic species, and a local market.
After breakfast you will drive to Gunung Brichang, the highest local mountain (2032m), for a panoramic view on the region. Enjoy a walk on the ridges of the “Mossy Mountain” nearby. Then you’ll explore a tea plantation founded by a Scottish man in 1929. Enjoy a sip of tea facing the beautiful view…
Today you will drive to Penang. On the way, visit Ipoh, a small town with a strong colonial charm and the Sam Poh Tong Temple-Caves. Discover as well the royal town of Kuala Kangsar, land of the Perak sultans. Then you’ll reach Penang island, crossing the 5th longest bridge in the world. Transfer to your hotel.
Today you’ll explore Penang with your guide, at the crossroad of Malay, Indian, Chinese and European cultures. Discover Chinese diaspora Khoo clan’s Kongsi; walk along the old “clan jetties”, land of traders, dockers and fishermen; visit a traditional “Peranakan” accultured Chinese house; then turn to a mosque built by Muslim Indian merchants, a Thai pagoda and a Burmese pagoda; to finish with Kek Lok Si, the biggest Buddhist temple in Malaysia.
Today you will take a ferry to Langkawi Island, a 3hrs journey to reach this beautiful little paradise. Upon arrival, transfer to your hotel. Rest of the day at leisure.
Free days at leisure to enjoy the beach and your hotel.
Today is the end of your trip to Malaysia, your driver will take you to the airport, where you will board a flight to your next destination.