There are a great many things to do in Malaysia so to make the most of your visit it’s best to plan well ahead – let our travel guide and stories lead you.
The capital city of Kuala Lumpur is a must see on any trip to Malaysia. Overlooking the city is one of Asia’s greatest landmarks – the 452-metre high Petronas Towers, the world’s tallest twin structures. And you can take in the views of the towers from any number of vantage points in the city.
One of the most popular attractions in Malaysia is the Batu Caves, approximately 13 kilometres from the centre of Kuala Lumpur. This is a revered Hindu landmark and is home to a number of Hindu shrines. The fascinating annual festival of Thaipusam is held here at the end of January and attracts over a million people.
There are a multitude of inviting islands and tropical beaches to enjoy in Malaysia from Langkawi to Penang, Redang to Tioman Island and so many more. Malaysia also has fabulous snorkelling and diving.
The Malaysian state of Sabah on the island of Borneo is one of only two places in the world where you can see orang-utans living in the wild. We witnessed them and it is a special moment to see them in their natural environment.
Among the things to do in Malaysia is to sample the delicious cuisine. With so many ethnic influences the diverse food scene is not to be missed.
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