Dec 15, 2013
Numerous of tourists who visit the Southeastern parts in Asia, flock to Thailand. They would love to go to “beautiful Malaysia” but they completely do not have any idea of where to go in Malaysia. At the back of their mind, they think Malaysia is a prestigious place hence too expensive. What they don’t know is that Malaysia houses one of the most interesting places in the world, such as exotic islands, luxury resorts, orangutans and wild jungles.
Here is the list of top 10 phenomenal tourist attractions destinations in Malaysia :
All visitors will first land into Kuala Lumpur, so, it is so invertible.This town is just a destination on its own, unlike many capital cities of Asia where you arrive and then proceeds to other towns for more fun.
Once you hit the ground, you will notice the mix of Malay, Chinese and Indian flavors within the modernized town. There are also interesting sights such as The Pentronas Twin Towers which are the tallest twin towers in the whole world. This towers provide an enjoyable view before you even go ahead to explore the rest of Malaysian tourist attractions.“(image courtesy of wonders of the world )”
2. Mulu Caves
They are located in the Gunung Mulu National Park. The park houses amazing caves .the Sarawak chamber found in one of the underground caves is the largest cave chamber in the whole world. The cave is so big that it can be able to accommodate about 40 Boeing, without overlapping their wings.
Most budget travelers love these islands, especially the small island called Kecil, where if you love diving then this is the place to be. Just nearby is the big Island known as Perhentian Besar, this one caters to big families and small crowds who want to enjoy the blue ocean and big crowds.“(image courtesy of Julián )”
The Perhentian Island is seasonal. And there peak time is at the month of July.
4. Pulau Tioman
This is one of the world’s most beautiful islands. Tourists always flood to the island seeking a taste of heaven. The island is surrounded by many white coral reefs, making it paradise diver lovers, and the interior is densely forested.
5. Taman Negara
It is one of the oldest national parks as well as one of the world’s oldest tropical rainforest. It has very long canopy walks that give visitors a chance to see life high in the trees that someone cannot be able to see while on the ground.
Tourists can enjoy waterfalls, bird watching, and fishing and have a chance to see wild animals.
It is considered as one of the best places in Southeast Asia where visitors can have a chance to taste all the street food of all types from Malay, Chinese and Indian tribes.
7. Lake Kenyir
It is such a beautiful lakes and the largest man-made lake in Southeast Asia. In and around Lake Kenyir, you will find a hundreds of many small islands and beautiful waterfalls and incredible caves.
8. Mount Kinabalu
It is the tallest mountain in Malaysia and 20th tallest mountain in the whole world. It has being listed by INESCO as the world heritage site because of its biological diversity. If you are a trained mountain climber, then you can go have your cake, and have one of the best mountain climbing experiences.“(image courtesy of Hope Ramirez )”
It is one of the most famous destinations in Malaysia. Even if this island has being listed as one of the most stunning islands in the world, it is never crowded. There is always enough accommodation available for every type of tourist.
10. Cameron Highlands
Though it a cold place at night time, but after a hot day at the beach, you will defiantly love the place. There are plenty of beautiful scenery, and beautiful tea plantation where you can trek around.
Hello there, what are you waiting for, book the next flight and take a trip to Malaysia, where you will have an experience of your life time.
Header image courtesy of ahmed al bather.