In the heart of Asia lies a land of many cultures, wonders and attractions. With a sparkling and lively melting pot of races and religious where Malays, Chinese, Indians and the many ethnic groups of Sabah and Sarawak live together in peace and harmony, Malaysia is truly a country that epitomises Asia. Endowed with a diversity of cultures, Malaysia offers a truly Asian experience'. Discover a delightful fusion of three of Asia's oldest civilisations - Malay, Chinese and Indian. A potpourri enriched with the indigenous traditions of the KadazanDusuns, Ibans and other ethnic communities of Sabah and Sarawak. Experience the country's alluring wonders - colorful festivals, breathtaking skyscrapers, charming heritage buildings, enchanting islands and beaches as well as a million-year-old rainforest with fascinating flora and fauna.
In friendly Malaysia, even the British, Dutch, Portuguese and Thai have left their mark. Radiant with colour, throbbing with life, alluring Malaysia welcomes you to partake in an incomparable Asian feast for the senses. Such a diversity of ethnic groups inevitably features a large number of spoken languages. The official local language is Bahasa Melayu, but then English is widely spoken as are a number of Chinese dialects. Various other languages are spoken and East Malaysia features several other indigenous languages.
Visiting Malaysia is a fabulous way to experience the beauty of lush tropical jungles, the cool hideaways of the highlands, as well as the stretches of inviting sandy beaches. Rich in flora and fauna but at the same time equipped with first-world infrastructure, the country is both convenient and comfortable to explore. You can choose to sunbathe on the beaches of Pulau Redang, go snorkeling in the clear waters of Pulau Langkawi (‘Pulau?is the Malay word for island), taste the freshest of strawberries in Cameron Highlands or go for a rush of adrenaline in Genting Highlands. Malaysia also boasts well-known urban structures, such as the Petronas Twin Towers and the KL Tower, and not forgetting the world-class Kuala Lumpur International Airport. It is also a shopping paradise for shoppers, where products of good quality are sold at attractive prices, especially during the Malaysian Mega Sale.
There can be no better reward than the soul of Asia in one incentive holiday. In Malaysia, tourists can have that. It's almost like going on a trip around the region in one single country. Malaysia is a fascinating holiday destination offering something for everyone to enjoy. There are three distinct destinations in the country - Peninsular Malaysia and the states of Sabah and Sarawak in East Malaysia. Visitors are often surprised to discover how developed the country is, yet rich and varied in cultural tradition. Meet the warm and friendly people and enjoy world-class facilities. Marvel at the bewildering range of shopping delights and tempt your palate with mouth-watering delicacies. Bursting with color, pulsating with life, Malaysia awaits you.