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8 Days / 7 Night
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Kuala Lumpur
Penang
Tour Details

A classic itinerary that covers the most charming places of Peninsular Malaysia.

From Malacca to Penang you will witness Malaysia’s finest architecture which was influenced by Portuguese, Dutch and British during the spice trade in Southeast Asia.

Discover Kuala Lumpur city that has long stood out as a shining example of a diverse place that works – and is in fact strengthened by its diversity.

Enjoy the scenic views of the iconic tea plantations of Cameron Highlands and learn about the tea making process. 

  • Discover Kuala Lumpur, the best place in the world for exciting diverse and multicultural experiences.
  • Sip a cup of tea while watching the spectacular view of Cameron Highlands
  • Experience the charm of the historical city of Melaka and walk through Jonker Street, famed for antique shops and souvenir shops
  • Enjoy the local food. Penang has established quite a reputation for being the go-to food haven
Day 1
Arrive Kuala Lumpur
Day 2
Kuala Lumpur Sightseeing
Day 3
Malacca
Day 4
KL - Cameron Highlands
Day 5
Cameron Highlands
Day 6
Cameron Highlands - Penang
Day 7
Penang
Day 8
Depart Penang

What's Included

  • Accommodation for the nights listed in the itinerary
  • All internal transport as per the itinerary
  • Sightseeing tours / activities where specified
  • English speaking guide
  • Entry Fees
  • Meals as specified
Itinerary

Day 1 Arrive in Kuala Lumpur

Upon arrival in Kuala Lumpur, you will be met at the airport and transported to your hotel.

Check-in after 2.00pm.

Overnight at the hotel in Kuala Lumpur

Day 2Kuala Lumpur sightseeing

After breakfast, proceed for Kuala Lumpur half day city tour.

Discover the old and new, starting from where the city began, which is the confluence of two rivers.

The visit includes the King’s Palace, the National Museum, the National Monument and the superb buildings at the Independence Square as well as the Moorish-style railway station. Observe the contrast between historical architecture and modern skyscrapers in an abundant setting of greenery.

You will also get to visit a local handicraft centre and a photo stop at the magnificent Petronas Twin Towers.

After the tour transfer to your hotel. The rest of the day is free at leisure.

Overnight at the hotel in Kuala Lumpur

BREAKFAST

Day 3Malacca

After breakfast depart for a full day Malacca sightseeing.

Founded in 1403, Melaka is Malaysia’s oldest town, full of fascinating history and multi-cultural heritage. The Portuguese, Dutch and British ruled over Melaka’s silk and spice trade for centuries and these invaders have left an unparalleled legacy of historical relics and monuments, reflected most strongly in its town. The beauty of the town has now been recognized and it was designated as a UNESCO World Heritage site in 2008.

Relive history as you walk through the city’s historic buildings including the Stadthuys, St. Paul’s Church and the mighty fortress – Porta de Santiago, built by the Portuguese in 1512. Then, have time to stroll along the Jonker Street, known for its antiques, souvenirs, arts, and crafts.

After the tour transfer to your hotel in Kuala Lumpur

Overnight at the hotel in Kuala Lumpur

BREAKFAST | LUNCH

Day 4Kuala Lumpur - Cameron Highlands

This morning you will be driven for about 5 hrs to Cameron Highlands. Enrote visit Iskandar waterfall and a aborigine settlement.

Upon arrival in Cameron Highlands settle into your hotel. The rest of the day is free for your own leisure.

Overnight at the hote in Cameron Highlands

BREAKFAST

Day 5Cameron Highlands

After breakfast departs for Discover Cameron full day Tour.

This fascinating tour will cover most of the highlights of the highlands. Begin by cruising through the ‘green carpets’ of Bho Plantation – the pioneer of the growers in Malaysia. Next will be the main revenue earner of the Cameron Highlands – the flower and vegetable farming. Here, one will not only see the various types of flowers and vegetables cultivated but also the method used by the industrious local farming community.

From the farms, you will proceed to visit the highlands. This short trek will lead you to the small waterfall where you will have a short dip and a break for lunch. The return journey will take you to a local market where most of the local products can be found.

Overnight at the hotel in Cameron Highlands

BREAKFAST |LUNCH

** Tea factory is closed on Monday and public holidays.

Day 6Cameron Island - Penang by night

After breakfast you will be driven for about 4 hours to Penang. Transfer to your hotel and check into your room.

Late afternoon proceed for the tour Penang by night. Watch the city of Georgetown come alive at night with blazes of lights and street peddlers. As Penang is famous for its local cuisine, your evening will begin with dinner at the local Hawker Stall.

After dinner, you will be taken on a short Trishaw ride. An authentic mode of transport used till today to ferry people from one destination to another. We then proceed on a scenic drive across Penang bridge.

Overnight at the hotel in Penang

BREAKFAST | DINNER

Day 7Penang

After breakfast, you will be taken on Georgetown city tour.

Georgetown, named after King George III of England, has one of the largest colonial buildings in South East Asia. First stop, Fort Cornwallis built in 1808 by the British East India Company. It also marks the spot where Sir Francis Light landed on Penang. Next Chew Jetty or She Chew Kew the biggest waterfront settlement or ‘houses on stilts’ created by the Chinese immigrant in the mid-19th century. Drive through Street of Harmony, which houses the Anglican Church, Kuan Yin Chinese Temple, Mahamariaman Indian Temple and Kapitan Kling mosque.

Next, the state museum, built in 1821, houses a fine collection of old photographs, maps, charts and other historical relics. Tour ends with a visit to Wat Chayamangkalaram, a Thai temple which houses a 10ft long reclining Buddha. Directly opposite is the Dhammikarama Burmese temple which houses a magnificent 8.2-meter high image of Lord Buddha.

In the afternoon, visit the Kek Lok Si Temple is the largest Buddhist Temple in South East Asia. Nestled in the hills in Penang, it also is known as the Temple of Ten Thousand Buddha’s. The 7-tier Pagoda of 10,000 Buddha’s, which dominates the temple, is influenced by the architecture style of the Thais, Burmese, and Chinese. A beautiful bronze statue of the Goodness of Mercy overlooks the temple.

Next, take the funicular rail ride up Penang Hill (830 m asl), a cool hill retreat during colonial days for a panoramic view of Georgetown and the Straits of Malacca.

Overnight at the hotel in Penang

BREAKFAST

Day 8Depart Penang

Breakfast at the hotel and transfer to Penang airport for your flight to your next destination.

BREAKFAST

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