ITINERARY BY DAY
Day 1: Kuala Lumpur
Arrive at Kuala Lumpur International Airport and meet with your guide before making your way to your hotel. Spend the rest of the day exploring the bustling streets of downtown Kuala Lumpur or hit the malls in Bukit Bintang district. In the evening, head over to the pasa malam, or night market, for tasty street food snacks, including chicken satay and Malaysian rendang curry.
Day 2: Kuala Lumpur
In the morning, embark on a half-day tour of Malaysia’s most iconic towers. Start at the Petronas Twin Towers, the tallest set of twin towers in the world and inspired by the vision of former Malaysian Prime Minister Tun Mahathir Mohamad. Now an internationally recognised masterpiece, this iconic tower powerfully captures the aspirations of a nation hurtling into the future.
Afterwards, head to the Menara Kuala Lumpur, or KL Tower, for an extravagant lunch 285m above ground at the revolving restaurant Atmosphere 360. Savour spectacular views of the city whilst tucking into a glorious spread of modern and authentic Malay and international cuisine. Take your pick of a delicious range of appetizers, including Thai papaya Salad and Vietnamese spring rolls, before heading over to the hot food counters for freshly made lamb masala, stir fried shilli crab and other a-la minute dishes.
Spend the afternoon and evening at your leisure. Spend the night in Kuala Lumpur.
Day 3: Malacca
In the morning, journey to the nearby state of Malacca, Malaysia’s “historic state” and one of the country’s richest cultural melting pots. Home to a vast array of Portuguese architecture, the town is also home to descendants of Chinese settlers that have over generations influenced local cuisine, known as “Nyonya”.
Pay a visit to St. Peter’s Church, dating back to the 17th century, before heading to the famous Port De Santiago, built by the Portuguese and some of the oldest surviving European relics in the whole of Asia. Wander through the ruins of nearby St. Paul’s Church, lined with 17th-century tombstones, before exploring pink administrative buildings built by the Dutch and now home to the Malacca Museum.
Later, pay a visit to Christchurch before settling down for lunch at an authentic Peranakan restaurant, famous for dishing up fusion Chinese, Malay and other cuisine. Afterwards, head over to Cheng Hoon Teng Temple, one of the only places where the three pillars of Chinese spirituality, Taoism, Buddhism and Confucianism, can be found under one roof.
In the afternoon, take a stroll along Jonker Street to the majestic riverbanks of Malacca before enjoying a relaxing boat tour around this charming UNESCO listed city. Disembark at Casa Del Rio for an evening of leisure.
Day 4: Langkawi
After breakfast, make your way to Kuala Lumpur International Airport for your flight to Langkawi. Arrive at Langkawi airport and meet with your guide before making your way to your hotel. Spend the rest of the day at your leisure. Unwind at your luxury seaside resort or explore the lush green rainforest on your doorstep. Spend the night in Langkawi.
Day 5: Langkawi
After breakfast, embark on a five-hour safari of Langkawi’s mangroves, home to a thriving ecosystem of monkeys, kingfishers, monitor lizards and mud crabs congregating along the riverbanks. Start at Kilim and weave your way up the eastern path of the mangroves by boat, stopping at the Bat Cave to witness thousands of bats dangling from the ceiling.
Later, get up close with local marine life at a fish farm. Wade into the water and hand feed majestic stingrays in their natural habitat before snapping photos of native White Head Eagles diving to the water to collect food. Finish your journey at the white sands of Tanjung Rhu beach and unwind as you take a dip in the gentle surf.
Tuck into a tasty seafood lunch at the Floating Fish Farm Restaurant before heading back to your resort for an afternoon and evening of free time. Spend the night in Langkawi.
Day 6: Langkawi
Spend the day at your leisure to explore the island of Langkawi, or simply relax at your beachside resort.
Day 7: Langkawi
After breakfast, make your way to the airport for your return flight home.