Malaysia

Highlights

The Malaysian capital offers great shopping, dining and cultural attractions, plus an interesting mix of modern, traditional and colonial architecture. Apart from the 451-metre Petronas towers, another easily recognized landmark is the Menara Kuala Lumpur which offers spectacular city views.
Surrounded by emerald sea, Langkawi has paddy fields, jungle and waterfalls. Learn about local legends, such as the battling giants that created Kuah Town by overturning a pot of curry, and the ancient curse of Mahsuri.
Penang located off the west coast of the Malay Peninsular. Offering delectable local cuisine, magnificent ancient temples and colonial architecture, as well as an abundance of natural beauty.
Admire Kuala Lumpur’s skyscrapers the Petronas Twin Towers 1483 feet tall the symbol of the city. Another one is Menara KL Tower, which stands 1,000 feet tall. The KL Tower is also the official observation point for sighting the moon to determine the start of the holy month of Ramadan.
The Batu Caves is a limestone hill in the Kuala Lumpur suburb of Selangor, ha a series of caves and temples with Hindu shrines within them dedicated to Lord Murugan. Its main attraction is the 140-foot-tall golden statue of Lord Murugan at the entrance. You’ll need to climb 272 steps to see the largest Cathedral Cave; there are several smaller caves, too.
Kuala Lumpur is a street-food mecca. Pick up satay skewers of grilled meat in peanut sauce. Cruise to Kuala Lumpur and try Malaysia’s national dish nasi lemak, coconut rice with pandan leaf, spicy sambal, cucumber slices and a choice of meat — fried chicken is a favorite option. Indulge in the flatbread dish roti canai: Enjoy it in savory form with chicken or mutton, or try the dessert version with bananas and ice cream.
Kuala Lumpur is known for its excellent shopping and for having prices better than Hong Kong and Singapore.

Cruise lines

Best time to Go

Dec to april – west coast

This time period offers the perfect pairing of dry weather and off peak prices.

April to oct – east coast

Weather is clear between April to October for east coast.

Tips

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It can rain quite often in Kuala Lumpur. Pack a rain jacket and protective gear for your camera.

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