Malaysia

Information

Official Name: 
Malaysia

Area: 
329,960.22 km2

Population: 
32.0 Million

Capital: 
Kuala Lumpur

Language(s): 
Bahasa Melayu, English, Chinese dialects and other regional dialects

Religion(s): 
Islam, Buddhism, Christianity, Taoism, Hinduism, Sikhism and others

Currency: 
Ringgit Malaysia (MYR)

National Anthem: 
Negaraku (My Country)

Economy: 
INDUSTRY: Rubber and Oil Palm, Logging, Petroleum Production and Refining

AGRICULTURE: Rubber, Palm Oil, Cacao, Rice

EXPORT: Electronic Equipment, Petroleum and LNG, Wood Products, Palm Oil

Tour Info

Tourism Info Line: 1 300 88 5050

Ministry of Tourism 
Malaysia No. 2, Tower 1 Jalan P5/6, Precint 5 62200 PUTRAJAYA

E-mail : enquiries@tourism.gov.my
Website : www.malaysia.travel

 

 

Malaysia

In the heart of Southeast Asia lies one of the world's most enchanting lands - Malaysia. A tropical paradise of immense charms, Malaysia promises the perfect holiday full of lovely surprises.

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Information

Official Name: 
Malaysia

Area: 
329,960.22 km2

Population: 
32.0 Million

Capital: 
Kuala Lumpur

Language(s): 
Bahasa Melayu, English, Chinese dialects and other regional dialects

Religion(s): 
Islam, Buddhism, Christianity, Taoism, Hinduism, Sikhism and others

Currency: 
Ringgit Malaysia (MYR)

National Anthem: 
Negaraku (My Country)

Economy: 
INDUSTRY: Rubber and Oil Palm, Logging, Petroleum Production and Refining

AGRICULTURE: Rubber, Palm Oil, Cacao, Rice

EXPORT: Electronic Equipment, Petroleum and LNG, Wood Products, Palm Oil

Tour Info

Tourism Info Line: 1 300 88 5050

Ministry of Tourism 
Malaysia No. 2, Tower 1 Jalan P5/6, Precint 5 62200 PUTRAJAYA

E-mail : enquiries@tourism.gov.my
Website : www.malaysia.travel

 

 

Malaysia

In the heart of Southeast Asia lies one of the world's most enchanting lands - Malaysia. A tropical paradise of immense charms, Malaysia promises the perfect holiday full of lovely surprises. The country is a veritable treasure trove of diverse cultures and hospitable people, culinary delights, fascinating festivals, quaint villages, and modern skylines, complemented by world-class hospitality services and state-of-the-art tourism infrastructure.

Kuala Lumpur - Malaysia's dynamic capital is home to the magnificent Petronas Twin Towers, one of the world's tallest structures. The modern city offers great shopping facilities, besides a fascinating architectural mix of museums and galleries, lively bars and world-class restaurants, budget and luxury accommodation, as well as good transportation system.

The UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Melaka and George Town are steeped in history, boasting a labyrinth of historic streets, mosques, temples, and shops.

For a rejuvenating mountain retreat, Cameron Highlands and Fraser's Hill are the perfect choice to escape from the hustle and bustle of the city. The beautiful islands of Redang, Perhentian, Pangkor, and Langkawi are among the best in the country for sheer relaxation amidst crystal clear waters and colourful marine life, with a choice of staying in a simple chalet or an exclusive resort.

Being one of the 12 mega biodiversity countries in the world, Malaysia certainly has plenty to boast when it comes to pristine rainforests rich in flora and fauna. The forests of Taman Negara, for instance, reputed to be among the oldest in the world, offer the perfect backdrop to watch wildlife in their natural habitat.

For adventurous activities and ecotourism, Sabah is indeed a haven. Whether it's scaling Mount Kinabalu, Southeast Asia's highest peak, or exploring the lush rainforest of Danum Valley, spotting proboscis monkeys along the Kinabatangan River, or visiting the world's largest orang utan sanctuary at Sepilok, Sabah is a true tropical wonderland.

Neighbouring Sarawak, Malaysia's largest state, also has its fair share of superlatives. Its magnificent Mulu Caves boast the world's most extensive cave system and the world's largest cave chamber while the Niah Caves are one of the most important archaeological sites in the world as the oldest modern human remains discovered in Southeast Asia were found there.

Besides having various innovative tourism products such as parks and gardens, homestay, and helicopter tour, Malaysia is also home to Southeast Asia's first Premium Outlet Center and Asia's first LEGOLAND theme park.

Throughout the year, the country is abuzz with various colourful parades, carnivals, festivals, shows, events, conventions and celebrations. They cover a range of activities from sports and culture to festive and arts, reflecting a celebration of diverse lifestyles and customs of Malaysia.

Information

Official Name: 
Malaysia

Area: 
329,960.22 km2

Population: 
32.0 Million

Capital: 
Kuala Lumpur

Language(s): 
Bahasa Melayu, English, Chinese dialects and other regional dialects

Religion(s): 
Islam, Buddhism, Christianity, Taoism, Hinduism, Sikhism and others

Currency: 
Ringgit Malaysia (MYR)

National Anthem: 
Negaraku (My Country)

Economy: 
INDUSTRY: Rubber and Oil Palm, Logging, Petroleum Production and Refining

AGRICULTURE: Rubber, Palm Oil, Cacao, Rice

EXPORT: Electronic Equipment, Petroleum and LNG, Wood Products, Palm Oil

Tour Info

Tourism Info Line: 1 300 88 5050

Ministry of Tourism 
Malaysia No. 2, Tower 1 Jalan P5/6, Precint 5 62200 PUTRAJAYA

E-mail : enquiries@tourism.gov.my
Website : www.malaysia.travel

 

 

 
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  • Melaka Tourism Week & New Year Countdown From 30 December 2018 - 31 December 2018

    Come to the town’s most celebrated carnival where you can enjoy funs, fireworks displays and music all night long as we countdown to New Year 2018!

  • Christmas Celebration in Malaysia 2018 25 December 2018

    The Christmas spirit is made merrier with Malaysia's tropical weather and friendly people.

  • Asia Mountain Bike Series 2018 From 07 December 2018 - 09 December 2018

    Riders from all across Asia such as the Philippines, Indonesia, Singapore, Japan & Kazakhstan, will be calling Tambunan their home as they compete and pave their way to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

  • Penang Bridge International Marathon 2018 From 27 November 2018 - 28 November 2018

    An anticipated run in Malaysia since its inception in 1986. This event is held annually on the Penang Bridge, the iconic bridge that connects Penang Island to Penang Mainland.

  • Tambunan Music Festival 24 November 2018

    Tambunan born and bred singers will serenade your evening away, performing some of the well-known classic and evergreen Dusun language songs, as well as new and modern songs.

  • The Rungus Antique & Art Exhibition From 23 November 2018 - 24 November 2018

    Learn more about the Rungus culture and heritage during this two-day exhibition. Enjoy activities such as the Rungus Heritage & Antiques Exhibition, traditional handicraft exhibition and music.

  • Borneo Divers Celebration of Sea Turtles in Mabul From 19 November 2018 - 22 November 2018

    Join this programme to increase your knowledge of sea turtles and help them to thrive and survive. Don’t miss this chance to see these marine creatures up close.

  • Deepavali 2018 07 November 2018

    Deepavali or the 'Festival of Lights' is celebrated by Hindus with prayers, family gatherings and festivities.

  • MotoGP 2018 From 02 November 2018 - 04 November 2018

    The race gets bigger and better this year with more exciting action and activities.

  • Gong Festival From 28 October 2018 - 29 October 2018

    The gong is one of the quintessential musical instruments of Sabah and is produced by craft makers in Matunggong, Kudat. See how they are made and played to produce the unique sounds of ethnic Sabah music.

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