Best of Malaysia
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Day 1 Kuala Lumpur
A finely woven tapestry of Indian, Chinese and ethnic Malay cultures gives Malaysia's Kuala Lumpur its distinct identity, as well as its delicious array of cuisines - just follow the spicy aromas to the night market and dive straight in.
Day 2 Melaka
Climb into the backseat of a trishaw to explore the colonial heritage of this historic port town. Afterwards, wander the narrow streets and absorb the wonderful atmosphere.
Days 3-5 Taman Negara National Park
Venture into ancient rainforest, taking it all in from a canopy walk suspended high in the treetops. Brave river rapids in a longtail boat, before returning to the guesthouse for a home-cooked Malay meal.
Day 6 Kuala Terengganu
Travel east towards the coastline, arriving in Kuala Terengganu. While here, trawl the local market for traditional handicrafts and batik sarongs or visit the stunning waterside mosques.
Days 7-9 Perhentian Islands
Swim in sparkling turquoise waters, snorkel among unspoilt reefs or swing in a hammock while on some of the most beautiful islands on the planet - Malaysia's Perhentian Islands.
Day 10 Kota Bharu
Discover the secrets of local silversmiths, watch giant kites being flown or learn the art of batik. Take time to sample the delicious regional delicacies such as nasi ulam and keropok losong.
Days 11-12 Island Hideaway
Stay with Intrepid's long-time friends in their traditional home on the shores of a picturesque lake. Wake to the sound of gibbon calls, walk through peaceful villages or swim in nearby waterfalls.
Days 13-14 Kuala Lumpur
Enjoy a city tour in Kuala Lumpur. At night, why not head down to Jalan Petaling to encounter its hotchpotch of hawkers and street merchants.
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Travel to South East Asia and experience the very best of Malaysia. Since its emergence from colonial rule, Malaysia has developed a reputation as a land of diverse cultures, exotic foods and natural beauty. On this adventure, we take you where the action is - past outstanding colonial architecture, among friendly locals, close to exotic marine life and into ancient rainforests. Amble along forest walks, haggle in some of Asia's best markets, discover perfect beachside paradise and make friends with welcoming locals. This trip introduces the best of Malaysia and gives an inside glimpse to this fascinating country.
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