Malaysia Best Holiday Destination
Charming beaches, clear waters, a pleasant climate, verdant green surroundings, an affluent culture and history, and an abundance of entertainment and things to do! Malaysia offers you all of this and more! Malaysia’s one of the top holiday destinations in South East Asia because of its position, topography, amiable people, and its warmth. Let’s see what makes Malaysia such a fun place to visit.
- – Location
Malaysia’s in the center of South East Asia, bordered by Singapore, Thailand, Brunei, Philippines, and Indonesia. This location makes it easy to reach Malaysia from any of these five countries. Apart from this, Malaysia’s connected by air to all other parts of the world. The national carrier Malaysian Airlines and the low cost carrier Air Asia have their base in Malaysia. So the capital city Kuala Lumpur is connected to a vast network of cities in all countries. Get great deals on Kuala Lumpur flights from London, Australia, and all countries in Asia on the low cost carrier Air Asia. Travel to Malaysia on board the friendly Malaysian Airlines from USA, London, Europe, Africa, Australia, New Zealand, or any country in Asia.
- – Accommodation
Accommodation in Malaysia is very inexpensive when compared to other similar countries. You can book a good five star accommodation at less than $60 per night. And if you are a budget traveler, there are lots of decent low-frills hotels available at very cheap rates. Most of the hotels offer free breakfast. The staffs are friendly and service is invariably good wherever you go in Malaysia.
- – Travel
A holiday to Malaysia would be absolute if you visit all the important destinations – Kuala Lumpur, Langkawi, Penang, Johor, Malacca, Sabah, and Terengganu. Your holiday to Malaysia should ideally start from the capital city Kuala Lumpur. To travel to other destinations in Malaysia from Kuala Lumpur, it’s ideal to use the public transport system, which is very reliable. Take a ferry or flight to go to Langkawi. Taxis are very reliable in Malaysia. So it’s better to take a taxi to travel to your destination than driving on your own, which can be tedious.
- – Places to see
Kuala Lumpur: The capital city of Malaysia has a lot of attractions to offer. Take a day trip and see the city sights, stroll through Chinatown, see the Petronas Tower, visit the National Museum, take the lift to the top of the KL City Tower for a superb view of the city, and visit the Batu caves. Spend a full day in Genting Highlands; get to experience the world’s fastest cable car, and enjoy the theme parks in the “City of Entertainment.”
Langkawi: This is a charming archipelago of islands that can be reached by ferry or flight from the mainland. Make sure to book a resort for your accommodation here, and have fun in the sun and the beach.
Penang Penang is a dream destination for a holiday, with lush green mountains, and lovely beaches. There are lots of things to do in Penang for the adventure-minded like snorkeling, surfing, hiking, sailing, and cycling. Visit Georgetown, Penang National Park, Botanical Gardens, and Penang Beach. Penang’s a great place for cheap shopping.
Apart from this, visit Terengganu for its marvelous beaches, the Royal Abu Bakar Museum in Johor, Mount Kinabalu, Kota Kinabalu Bird Sanctuary in Sabah, and Fort Margherita and Sarawak Museum in Sarawak.
Malaysia travel agents can get you a cheap holiday package that covers accommodation, travel, and sightseeing. So, if you want a cheap tour to Malaysia, contact a travel agent and get holiday package details from him. Malaysian Airlines also sometimes offers some tour packages that offer a three night accommodation package for travelers to Malaysia. Make use of such offers for a great holiday at low cost. The internet is also a good source to obtain superb Malaysia holiday deals. You can get details of Malaysian travel agents on the net whom you can contact for the best travel deals. These agents should be able to provide you with details of reliable Malaysian travel guides to direct you around all places of interest.
So have a wonderful time in Malaysia — Truly Asia!
Find out more about Malaysia, a holiday-makers paradise, at letstravelmalaysia.com; and about what to do in Kuala Lumpur for 2 days. [Please note that the website no longer exists. -GarnetHGB]
If you are specifically interested in this airline, then why not just visit their website at AirAsia.com for cheap flights to Kuala Lumpur, Bangkok, Jakarta, Shanghai?
And use flight search engines such as FareCompare.com: Cheap Flights from Kota Kinabalu to Kuala Lumpur – BKI to KUL.
Now here are a few further related references:
KUCHING: Malaysia’s first hybrid airline, Malindo Airways Sdn Bhd (Malindo Airways) is expected to affect the financial performance of aviation juggernauts Malaysia Airline Holdings Bhd (Malaysia Airlines) and AirAsia Bhd (AirAsia) when it commences operations on March 22, 2013. To recap, Malindo Airways successfully received its air operator certificate (AOC) and will be starting flights from Kuala Lumpur to Kuching and Kota Kinabalu by end-March. According to …
Publish Date: 03/11/2013 17:53
New Malaysian airline Malindo Air prepares for launch of flights from Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) next week. … Kota Kinabalu (BKI), 1,631 km, AirAsia (98), Malaysia Airlines (68). Kuching (KCH), 971 km, AirAsia …
Publish Date: 03/13/2013 8:04
The 20% fare discount is also for flights from AirAsia’s hubs in Malaysia (KL, Johor Bahru, Penang, Kota Kinabalu) to various international destinations in Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam and many more.
Publish Date: 03/14/2013 5:15
Air Asia Kota Kinabalu to KL. Is it me, or has Air Asia lost some of it shine? Lower service, higher prices? But they are still cheaper than MAS. Posted 5 days ago by Kota Kinabalu Blogger …
Publish Date: 02/25/2013 4:10
As well as domestic destinations, it runs operates flights to Kuala Lumpur and Kota Kinabalu in Malaysia. “This strategic partnership is all about growing the market,” AirAsia group chief executive Tony Fernandes told reporters …
Publish Date: 03/11/2013 12:06
Much has been heard about the new budget airline over the last few months on general media and also online while Malindo Air also made an appearance at the recent Matta Fair 2013 in PWTC Kuala Lumpur. No more walking on tarmacs? … With prices ofRM38 one way to Kuching and RM68 one way to Kota Kinabalu, many have been seen trying to book these flights as they are almost half the price that their competitor AirAsia is offering. Only time will tell if the …
Publish Date: 03/19/2013 2:48
Philippines AirAsia, which started operations in 2012 and currently flies from Kuala Lumpur and Kota Kinabalu to Clark and from there to Kalibo and Davao, is a joint venture between AirAsia Investments Ltd. and Filipino …
Publish Date: 03/11/2013 22:24
Currently Malindo Air is promoting a one-way all-in promotional air fare as low as RM38 to Kuching from Kuala Lumpur and RM68 to Kota Kinabalu from Kuala Lumpur, much cheaper than the RM79 and RM89 LCC AirAsia is …
Publish Date: 03/14/2013 6:48
Hi, Not sure if this should be in Air Travel or KL Forum….will just post it here and see what happens! I have booked and paid for Air Asia flights from KL to Kuching, then Kuching to Kota Kinabalu, then Kota Kinabalu to KL.
Publish Date: 01/12/2013 22:43
Approach and landing at Kuala Lumpur International Airport – Airbus A340-300 Air Asia
Christopher Smith Uploaded on Jul 17, 2009
Landing at Kuala Lumpur International Airport on the first leg of our journey to Kota Kinabalu, Borneo.
We Flew from London Stansted at 6pm on Saturday the 4th July and Landed 2pm on Sunday the 5th July (Local Time).
Plane was an Airbus A340-300 (four engines) with the Raiders Livery (you can see it in the Air Asia website).