This tour departs from Kuala Lumpur and travels across the Malay Peninsula to Penang, passing Cameron Highlands and the Belum Rainforest. A complete tour that offers the essence of Malaysia: nature, colonial heritage and good food. Once in Penang, it is also possible to continue on to other destinations… the discovery has just begun!
Route names and stops
Day 1: Small Orang Asli (native population) dwelling; Tea plantation; Overnight in Cameron Highlands.
Day 2: Bukit Merah Orang Utan Foundation Island; Kuala Kangsar; Ubudiah Mosque; Overnight in Belum.
Day 3: Belum Forest; Overnight in Penang.
Day 4: Kek Lok Si Temple; Botanical Gardens; Thai Temple of the Reclining Buddha; The Burmese Temple, The colonial district; Esplanade area; Khoo Kongsi; Armenian Street; Overnight in Penang.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Kuala Lumpur City Center Hotels.; Please indicate your hotel when booking.|
|DEPARTURE TIME||09:00 am 1st day hotel pick up or as per your arrival flight time|
– If you choose the option with no guide, please note that the English-speaking driver will just brief you about the sites to visit, but will not be accompanying you during the tour, you will be on your own.
– The tea factory is closed on Monday and public holidays (and also on Tuesday if the preceding Monday is a public holiday).
– The visit to the orang-utan island is not guaranteed due to the fluctuation of the water level at Lake Merah.