How to Spend Your Time

Whether you want the busy action of a thriving city, quiet lanes of a heritage town, white sand beaches with clear water, rainforests and wildlife, or a cool hill retreat, Malaysia has something to offer.

We want you to have your perfect holiday, not someone else’s. That’s why we tailor-make every holiday we sell. We’ve put together a number of sample itineraries to inspire you but the real fun begins when you get in touch. Give us a ring at UK 020 7112 0019 or email so we can create your perfect holiday. Here are just a few ways to spend your time in Malaysia:


  • See the iconic Petronas Twin Towers in Kuala Lumpur lit up at night from one of the nearby sky bars
  • Pay a visit to one of the Chinese temples or clan houses such as Thean Hou temple in KL or the Khoo Kongsi house in Penang
  • Meander the lanes of George Town in search of street art
  • Hop in a colorful trishaw in the heritage city of Melaka to get between historical sites
  • Gorge on delicious Nyonya cuisine, Indian delights, Malay classics, and Chinese specialties at hawker stalls and restaurants

Beaches & Islands

  • Take in the slow pace of life on Pangkor where little has changed in decades and the quiet beaches are safe to swim
  • Dive or snorkel the clear warm waters of the east coast islands of Tioman, the Perhentians, and Redang
  • Sit by the beach, kayak through mangroves, or wander through ancient rainforest on Langkawi
  • Look for giant monitor lizards on the sands of Penang

Wildlife & Nature

  • Trek to one of the world’s longest canopy walkways high above the rainforest in Taman Negara
  • Look for dusky langurs and monkeys in the trees of Langkawi
  • Look for massive rafflesia blooms, take in the tea plantations, and otherworldly mossy forest of the Cameron Highlands
  • Go whitewater rafting and abseiling near the cultural town of Ipoh