Welcome to Malaysia
Malaysia is a fascinating holiday destination offering something for everyone to enjoy. There are three distinct destinations in the country- Peninsular Malaysia and the states of Sabah and Sarawak in East Malaysia. Visitors are often surprised to discover how developed the country is, yet rich and varied in cultural tradition.
The country’s main gateway is Kuala Lumpur International Airport near the capital. Other major international airports are Langkawi, Penang, Kota Kinabalu and Kuching.
Malaysia’s capital city, Kuala Lumpur, is undoubtedly one of Asia’s most exciting and vibrant cities. Among the towering skyscrapers are remnants of Kuala Lumpur’s rich past in the form of pre-war structures, providing an interesting contrast of two different eras.
Malaysia’s other destinations such as Melaka, Penang, Langkawi, Kuching and Kota Kinabalu each has its own unique charms. Some of them are recipients of UNESCO awards – UNESCO World Heritage City of George Town, UNESCO World Heritage City of Melaka, UNESCO World Heritage Site of Kinabalu Park, UNESCO World Heritage Site of Gunung Mulu National Park and Langkawi’s UNESCO Global Geopark.
One the world’s top holiday destinations, Malaysia is filled with a wide variety of unique attractions. Whatever your definition of a fulfilling holiday, Malaysia has all the necessary elements – pristine beaches and breathtaking islands, a rich tapestry of cultures and history, well-preserved heritages, world-class modern facilities, a fascinating collection of flora and fauna, lush and well-maintained nature reserves, a delightful array of mouth-watering cuisine and a long list of shopping hotspots – Malaysia will leave you wanting for more.
Come and discover the many wonders of Malaysia and peel the many layers of this fascinating country. Be prepared to be amazed, because there us just more to Malaysia than meets the eye.
For more information about Malaysia: http://www.malaysia.travel