7D 6N TOUR PENANG ISLAND drop off
Blockouts are inevitable due to traffic jams during festive season
09 May 2018 Polling Day in Malaysia
14 June & 18 June 2018 Eid festival
21 December & 25 December 2018 Christmas Season
28 December 2018 & 01 January 2019 New Year Season
Overview This is a multiple adventure tour with meet and greet at the airport covering a melting pot of history Malacca, capital city of Kuala Lumpur, a rainforest Taman Negara, a hill resort Cameron Highlands, and a beach getaway Penang Island – a food haven too. You will savor various Malaysian foods – a take- home experience !
Why we are so special :
- Daily departures on shared basis and good for tourists with time crunch !
- Complimentary pick up drop off by our English speaking Tour Coordinators awesome in courtesy and knowledge. They will wait you. * Trishaw ride
- All entrance fees * Meals as stipulated * bonus Batu Caves
- Free flow Mineral water * 6 Nites hotel 4 star with breakfast
- Experienced nature guide who knows Taman Negara like the back of his palm
- CANOPY WALKWAY CLOSED THURSDAYS . WALK WILL BE DONE THE NEXT DAY.
Bring along insect repellents, track shoes, torch lights with extra batteries, rain coat
Price Single traveler USD 1,720 2 or more travelers USD 860 each
Day 01 (L D H ) AIRPORT – UNESCO MALACCA (Drive Time 1 1/2 hours)
Meet and greet at airport and transfer to Historic Malacca – a melting pot of history.We had the Portuguese, Dutch and the British since 1511. Malacca tour begins with St Peter’s Church and then on to Kampong Morten a Malay Village that maintains its customs and traditions. The Dutch Museum Stadthuys was the home of the Dutch Governor is filled with Malacca’s history. St Paul’s Hill and the A Famosa are relics of the past. We then move on to famous Jonkers’ Street – street of relics and antiquities and souvenirs aplenty. Check into hotel in Jonkers’ Street. Free at leisure. 1900hrs Dinner is fusion food at the Food Court.
DAY 02 (B L H ) MALACCA – KUALA LUMPUR (Drive time 2 hours)
Kuala Lumpur is the capital of Malaysia which began as a tin mining settlement and now boasts of Tudor-styled clubhouse, Moorish designed courthouses to the modern Twin Towers.
0900hrs Depart for Kuala Lumpur and visit the KL Tower for a bird’s eye view of the City of Kuala Lumpur. Photo shoot of the Twin Towers and proceed for the famous Batu Caves. Climb 272 steps into the temple of Hindu Deity Lord Murugan who is honored during the Hindu Festival of Thaipusam every year , Ladies to be properly attired to enter the temple. Lunch will be on a Banana Leaf (eat with fingers).The Royal Selangor Pewter churns out exclusive handcrafted Malaysian souvenirs made out of tin and alimony. The National Monument was built in memory of the fallen soldiers. The Independent Square is mesmerizing with the Sultan Abdul Samad Building, St Mary’s Anglican Cathedral and the Selangor Clubhouse. Drive past Little India before check in to hotel. Free at leisure. Dinner on your own.
DAY 03 (B L D H ) KUALA LUMPUR – TAMAN NEGARA (Drive time 4 hours)
Taman Negara is a 130 million years old tropical rainforest home of endangered animals as in Elephants, Tigers, Sun bears, tapirs etc.
0700hrs After breakfast depart for Taman Negara, On arrival walk up the Canopy Walkway – catch a bird’s eye view of the world’s oldest rainforest. The experienced nature guide will belt out facts and fancies about the flora and fauna in Taman Negara during Jungle Trekking. 1300hrs Lunch at Floating Cafe and after a short break, catch a boat for Rapids shooting – a take-home experience as the boatman negotiates 7 sets of rapids and you will get a “chance” to get wet. Then visit an aborigine village for an insight of their fire making skills and blowpipe hunting techniques. 1700hrs Check in to hotel. Free at leisure. 1900hrs Dinner at Floating Cafe followed by Nite Jungle walk. Bring along insect repellents, track shoes, torch light with extra batteries to assist nature guide in the “hunt” for the lesser animals as in mouse deer, snakes, spiders, scorpions. Climb onto an observation hide to watch nocturnal animals come for their salt intake at the salt lick. Good nite !
DAY 04 (B L D H ) TAMAN NEGARA – CAMERON HIGHLANDS (Drive time 4 hours). Cameron Highlands is a hill resort with temperatures 10 – 25 celcius known for its farmlands and tea plantations.
0800hrs After breakfast depart for Cameron Highlands. 1200hrs Lunch and the tour continues to the Tea Plantation that works hand in hand with the WWF and the MNS in the conservation of our elephants and orang utan. Proceeds from the tea shop goes towards this noble deed indeed. Butterfly Farm and Insectarium – a secret paradise of butterflies and insects that dance on scented plants and ferns. Hand pick strawberries and move on to the Vegetable Flowers and Fruits Market to view a showcase of products from the Camerons. 1700hrs Check in to hotel. Free at leisure. 1900hrs Dinner is HOT POT – a signature dish in the Camerons that blends well with the cool weather.
Day 05 (B L H ) CAMERON HIGHLANDS – PENANG ISLAND (Drive time 4 hours).
Penang is known as the Pearl of the Orient and is the most beautiful touristic location in Malaysia. The Batu Feringghi belt is the happening place to be in and your hotel is booked there. Penang is also famous as a food haven with various Malaysian cuisines.
0800hrs After breakfast depart for Penang Island. On arrival lunch – a taste of various Malaysian cuisine. Catch a trishaw ride through Georgetown a UNESCO listed city. Visit the Khoo Kongsi and the Clan Jetty with wooden houses on stilts and planked walkways built above the waters. The Reclining Buddha is 33 meters and was built in 1845 by the Thai Community. Check in to hotel. End of program.
Day 06 (B) PENANG ISLAND
Free at leisure. Guests to explore and enjoy Penang on their own. – a full day of relaxation and fun. The hotel boasts of a tropical pool, sandy beach with coconut trees, sea sports and a wide selection of restaurants in its surrounds. You could have a lazy breakfast, a fascinating lunch or dinner. At the end a great experience !
DAY 07 ( B ) PENANG ISLAND – GUESTS’ OWN ARRANGEMENTS
1200hrs Check out and Guest to make own arrangement for onward journey.
Note: Hotel paid for 6 Nites.