Perfect 7 days itinerary
Kuala Lumpur | Cameron Highlands| Belum Forest | Penang
Comprehensive introduction of Kuala Lumpur Sightseeing before embark on a journey to relax in Cameron Highlands, become an explorer in Royal Belum forest and visit the Unesco Heritage city of George Town , Penang.
- Duration; 5 Days 4 Nights
- as per travelers’ travel dates
- Kuala Lumpur | Taman Negara Pahang | Cameron Highlands
- airport arrival and departure transfer
- private sedan with a guided tour with your local host
- flight tickets
- hotel/accommodation ( I will suggest the best hotel to stay in)
- not wheelchair accessible
- infants must sit on laps
- min. no of 2 pax to a maximum of 7 pax per vehicle
For a full refund, cancel within 24 hours of the tour date.
Suggested 5 Days Malaysia Itinerary
Depending on the traveller’s flight schedule, I normally will be at the arrival hall 15mins prior to the traveller’s arrival time. Approximately an hour’s drive to the city downtown. Check-in hotel.
Suggested/Proposed Accommodation in KL City
Next a short stopover by the National Palace for a photoshop. En route through KL Botanical Garden, this huge area also shared the close by Kuala Lumpur Bird’s Park, Butterfly Park, Islamic Arts Museum and others. Visit National Mosque a symbolic aspiration of the newly independent nation upon its completion in 1965.. From there a short walk for a photo by the Old Kuala Lumpur railway station.
Make a stop at Central Market and the Heritage Walking tour begins by visiting Sri Mahamariamman temple followed by Guan Di Chinese temple. Take a stroll in Chinatown and see a variety of ‘knock-off’ goods to bargain for. Continue next to Merdeka Square and observe the historical bricks Sultan Abdul Samad buildings. If there is a chance walk and visit the Masjid Jamek where here was the name of Kuala Lumpur derived from.
Hotel check-out and depart to Elephant Conservation Center.
Take a stroll at Deerland Park
After taking lunch proceed with registration at the conservation center. Next, watch a video presentation on saving wild elephants in the jungle and the relocation process. conservation. The in-house nature guide from the center will then walk you through the center and show the daily activities of the staff, mahouts, and elephants. You will have the chance to see how the mahouts will bathe together with the elephants that they take care of. After a short introduction from the center representative, you are welcome to feed the elephants.
After a quick rinse off and change clothing, continue for another 2 hours to Taman Negara. Upon arrival, check-in.
Suggested Hotel/Accommodation in Taman Negara
A long road journey started at 0830hrs after you check out of the hotel. After 2 hours drive of twist and turn down the mountain road we going to make a stop in Ipoh, the capital of the Perak State. Here take some time to visit Kek Lok Tong cave temple and be amazed of the formation of stalactite and stalagmite. Continue for another hour to the royal town of Kuala Kangsar and see the traditional Malay village area, the Istana Iskandariah, and the Istana Kenangan photo stop. Lunch en route. Continue for another 3 hours journey to Belum Rainforest. Check-in and rest for the day.
Nestled in the far north in the central spine of the mountain range in Peninsula Malaysia, Royal Belum State Park is located close to the Malaysian- Thailand border. One of the oldest world rainforests, with elevation ranging from 130m- 1,553m encompassing around 300,000 hectares of land area, and within it is the 15,000 hectares of manmade Temenggor Lake.
Travelers can pre-book the excursion activities organized by the resort during the accommodation booking is made. For more information about the resort and activities, visit https://belumrainforestresort.com
I shall be doing the pickup from your resort normally by 0900hrs. Take a journey of approximately 2 1/2 hours to Bukit Merah Orangutan Island to see the elusive apes in the world. The guided tour will be handled by the Research Centre guides. Lunch (at your own expense) and continue the journey to Penang island.
Suggested/Proposed Accommodation in Penang Island
After breakfast at the hotel, head out on a tour of the UNESCO Heritage city of Georgetown’s main attractions. Stop at the Thai Temple of the Reclining Buddha and at the Burmese Temple. Then visit Khoo Kongsi, a beautiful Chinese Clan House. The tour culminates with a visit to Kek Lok Si Temple. The largest Buddhist temple in Malaysia, this is the perfect place to wander around for a look at Malaysia’s unique and traditional culture. End of program. Travelers can choose to be a drop-off at Georgetown center or back to the hotel. End of program.
ADDITIONAL INFO/EXTENDED SERVICES
- the above sample itinerary program is based on popular services we catered to our previous guests (end in Georgetown, Penang where they normally take the next day morning ferry to Langkawi or a next day flight from Penang International airport to their next destination)
- my article on Penang