Project Description

Highlights of Malaysia

13 Days / 12 Nights

Kuala Lumpur• Penang • Kuching • Kota Kinabalu


Jan – Dec CAD2,420 CAD 1,080

Prices include accommodations with breakfasts, shared transfers & tours, admissions, and some meals. Prices exclude international and domestic flights, gratuities, taxes and high-season surcharges.

To customize this tour, please call 1-800-387-0387




DAY 1  Arrive Kuala Lumpur

Met on arrival and transferred to your hotel.

Hotel: 4★ Grand Millennium Kuala Lumpur or similar (2 nights)

DAY 2  Kuala Lumpur   B

Tour highlights visits to Kuala Lumpur’s landmarks – National Monument, King Palace and drive pass the National Mosque, the Independence Square and photo stop  the Petronas Twin Towers. Thereafter, proceed to Batu Caves which comprise a collection of caves.

DAY 3  Kuala Lumpur – Penang   B

Fly to Penang. Met on arrival and transferred to your hotel.

Hotel: 4★ Muntri Grove or similar (3 nights)

DAY 4   Penang    B

Tour to visit the 3rd longest reclining Buddha figure in the world followed by Kek Lok Si Temple, also known as Temple of 1000 Buddha and Fort Cornwallis, the landing site of Captain Francis Light in 1786. Continue to the bustling Georgetown on a 3-wheeled, pedal powered open air trishaw.

Proceed to the Peranakan Baba & Nyonya Mansion,a museum dedicated to Pernakan’s heritage. Visit the intricate Khoo Kong Si clan’s house, a temple where families of the same surname gather to worship their ancestors.

Next stop is the Kapitan Keling Mosque Street where you will see different places of worship Enjoy your trishaw ride back to Fort Cornwallis.

DAY 05   Penang   B,L

Explore the fishing village at the Teluk Bahang and enjoy hands on cooking class at the Tropical Spice Garden. Marvel at the spice terraces where you can see many well-known spices growing and learn how to cook authentic Malaysian dishes in the garden’s natural setting. Learn about the fabulous diversity of spices and herbs from the expert local chefs, who make cooking a fun and unforgettable experience. Enjoy your lunch before returning to the hotel.

DAY 06  Penang – Kuching   B

Fly to Kuching in Sarawak. Upon arrival, proceed a city tour with visits to the Cat Monument, City Hall, the Tua Pek Kong – oldest Chinese Temple in the city, and Sarawak Museum complex.

Continue the drive through the quaint Malay kampungs (villages) to see the colorful India Street and traditional shop houses.

Hotel: 4★The Ranee Boutique  Hotel or similar ( 3 nights )

DAY 07   Kuching – Bako National Park –  Kuching  B,L

Drive to Bako National Park, the oldest National Park, offering the perfect introduction to the Sarawak forest & wild life. The park has on area of 16 sq. km. of primary forest with an abundance of botanical treasures made up of 25 types of vegetation; one of them is the carnivorous pitcher plant. Bako’s mangrove forest is home to the Proboscis Monkey, found only in Borneo.

DAY 08 Kuching – Semenggok Orang Utan – Kuching B

Visit the Semenggoh Orang Utan Rehabilitation Centre, a sanctuary for displaced Orangutans who were rescued from captivity and are trained or re-trained to survive in their natural surroundings. Take a walk on the trails and try to spot semi-wild Orang Utans. There are feeding times scheduled daily at the feeding platform.

DAY 09  Kuching – Kota Kinabalu  B

Fly to Kota Kinbalu, capital of State of Sabah, home to some of the world’s rarest species, beautiful coasts with sun-drenched beaches and islands with some of the best dive spots in the world.

Hotel: 4★ Promenade Hotel or similar (4 nights)


After breakfast, proceed to Kinabalu National Park, a stunning UNESCO World Heritage site, located 1600 meter above sea level and home to Mount Kinabalu, the highest peak in South East Asia. Kinabalu National Park is a botanist’s paradise with over 1500 species of orchids, 330 species of birds, 26 species of rhododendrons, fern, pitcher plants & others. En-route, stop at the village of Nabalu where you can savour some locally grown fruits, or bargain for craftwork at the numerous roadside stalls. Explore the park for a wide range of unspoilt flora and fauna.

DAY 11  Kota Kinabalu – Sapi Island – Kota Kinabalu  B,L

Transfer to jetty and take a half-hour boat ride to Sapi island.  Enjoy a relaxing day swimming and snorkeling with BBQ lunch on the island.

DAY 12  Kota Kinabalu   B

The day is free at leisure.

DAY 13  Kota Kinabalu Departure   B

Transfer to the airport.