Kuala Lumpur, the gateway to ‘Malaysia - Truly Asia’ is a perfect start to a holiday of a lifetime, explore the vibrant city of Kuala Lumpur before setting off to explore traditional villages, pristine rainforests, exotic islands, fabulous beach resorts enjoy Malaysia’s eclectic cuisine with the warmest Malay welcome.
Depart London Heathrow on Malaysia Airlines direct flight to Kuala Lumpur. On arrival, there is a private transfer to the E&O Residences in the heart of the city, for 5 nights in a one bedroomed suite.
The E&O Residence is a modern contemporary Luxury Apartment Hotel, consisting of 200 exclusively and stylishly appointed suites, with panoramic views of the city skyline. Your spacious one and two bedroom suite with wraparound glass walls, leading to and from the balcony, has a kitchenette ideal for making breakfast before setting out each day to explore KL. The bedroom is complete with a king sized bed, huge bathroom with glass walled shower, a freestanding bath and double vanity. Guests at the E&O Residence have access to a fully equipped Gym and Exercise room, along with a Meditation and Yoga Room.
The large outdoor infinity pool, with comfortable lounge chairs and beautifully manicured gardens, is a fabulous setting to relax with a book and a cool drink.
During your stay, we have arranged a City Tour, a must for first time visitors to KL unveiling the beauty and charm of the old and new Kuala Lumpur, known as the Garden City of Lights. The magnificent skyscrapers contrast against the beautiful old Colonial buildings, the first stop is the famous Petronas Twin Towers for a photo opportunity, followed by a visit to the Handicraft Centre, great to stock up with souvenirs and gifts. There is another photo stop at the Kings Palace ‘Istana Negara’ the official residence of the supreme King of Malaysia followed by the National Monument and National Museum. The tour ends with a visit to the National Mosque for a photo opportunity and then on to the Sultan Abdul Samad Building, by this time you will feel as if you have ‘seen’ the soul of Kuala Lumpur.
There is a choice of day tours and excursions, if you haven’t had the opportunity of visiting a rainforest, spend the day exploring the tropical rainforest within Kuala Lumpur’s city limits and see the beauty of the wonders of a primary tropical rainforest, guided by an expert on Malaysian Jungles. Just one-hour’s journey to the outskirts of the city, passing through typical Malay villages, first stop is the Malaysian Aboriginal Museum displaying hunting weapons, clothing made from tree barks, traditional musical instruments and wood carvings. On arrival at the lodge, before jungle trekking commences there is a brief introduction. You will test your shooting skills with a blowpipe, fish with a bamboo pole (catch and release), wade in the nearby running stream, take a dip in the swimming pool or just relax in the sun, absorbing the lush tropical surroundings and clean fresh air.
Countryside and Batu Caves tour, once again a drive to the outskirts of the city, first stop is at the Royal Selangor Pewter, the most modern pewter factory in the world, renown for the high quality products and exceptional craftsmanship. Next stop is the Batik Factory, then onwards to the Limestone hills of Batu Caves. A flight of 272 steps will lead up to the sacred Hindu temple cave where the shrine of Hindu deity, Lord Murugah lies. Another cave called the Museum Cave is filled with images of deities and murals depicting scenes from the Hindu scriptures.
After checkout from E&O Residences, there is a private transfer back to the airport, where you may continue your journey onwards or explore fascinating Malaysia and its Islands.
Return Economy Flights on award-winning Malaysia Airlines
All known pre-payable taxes and charges
5 nights E&O Residences Luxury Apartment Hotel One Bedroom Suite
Half Day City Tour or Countryside and Batu Cave Tour
This itinerary/tour is a suggestion and can be tailor-made to suit requirements.
Prices above are per person in pounds sterling (£), based on two people sharing a twin-room. Please contact us for prices for alternative dates or number of travellers.
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