Malaysia – Parklands, highlands and Kuala Lumpur
10 days from £1,417* per person Saving you £193 per person*
This itinerary isn’t set in stone. Pick, mix, swap however you like – your trip will be totally tailor made for you.
Day 1 Arrival in Kuala Terengganu
Touch down at Kuala Terengganu Airport, where your guide will greet you and take you to your hotel.
Day 2 Tanjong Jara
You’ve got the day free to relax or explore. You could join an excursion to Tenggol Island or sit back and enjoy the resort.
Day 3 Tanjong Jara – Kuantan
Take a short and scenic drive along the coastal road to Kuantan. See traditional Malay villages and cottage industries such as basket weaving and fishing in full swing. Enjoy a brief tour of Kuantan town then take the rest of the day to settle in and check out the night market.
Day 4 Kuantan – Kuala Gandah – Taman Negara
Follow your guide to Kuala Gandah to visit an elephant sanctuary, where you can learn about the conservation programme here and help to feed and groom these majestic creatures.
Continue your journey to Taman Negara and check into your accommodation here. You can join a night jungle walk if you fancy it.
Day 5 Taman Negara
Head to Bukit Teresek for panoramic views and an exhilarating trek along the 30-metre-high canopy walkway. Stop to take in the Lata Berkoh waterfall and relax by the deep pool at the foot of it.
Day 6 Taman Negara – Cameron Highlands
Rise early to begin your journey up into the Cameron Highlands.
Day 7 Cameron Highlands
Start the day with a visit to a tea plantation to learn about the refining process and taste some of the tea produced here. You’ll also get a chance to browse the local fruit and veg market and try out the nature trails on your doorstep.
Day 8 Cameron Highlands – Kuala Lumpur
Pack your bags – you’re off to the capital.
Day 9 Kuala Lumpur
Follow your guide to Kuala Lumpur’s landmark skyscrapers, the Petronas Twin Towers, where you’ll ascend to the 86th floor and view the city laid out before you.
Back at street level, set off on a guided city tour covering the King’s Palace, the National Monument, National Mosque and Merdeka (Independence) Square.
Day 10 The adventure ends
Time to go to the airport for your return flight.
*Prices are based on private arrangements (not lower priced escorted tours with set dates). Quality three star accommodation is quoted here (unless mentioned otherwise), with breakfast included and other meals where mentioned. Mostly private transfers with an English speaking driver/guide and all activities mentioned, with top guides, are included. Domestic flights and transport all included from Day 1 to end point. Can be tailored to your needs, so prices could be lower for budget arrangements or higher for luxury.
International flight is not included