KUALA LUMPUR & PENANG MULTI DAY TRIP
Duration 6 days/5 nights
DOUBLETREE BY HILTON – KUALA LUMPUR
Arrival in Kuala LumpurArrival in Kuala Lumpur International Airport, be met by our representative and you will be transferred to the hotel in the city centre. Check in after 14.00hrs and the remaining day is free at leisure. In the evening, you will be taken for dinner at Saloma Restaurant. You will enjoy a traditional Malay Cultural Show while savouring the delicacy of the local cuisine.
Overnight at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Kuala Lumpur – Guest room
Kuala LumpurBreakfast at the hotel.
Depart for a full day tour of Kuala Lumpur. Wrested from the jungle, the capital of Malaysia was for many years a camp of bamboo huts, but it is now a modern metropolis of 4 million people!
PETRONAS TWIN TOWERS AT KLCC
Then on to lunch at Atmosphere@360 the revolving restaurant at KL Tower. On a clear day, you’ll get to see a fantastic bird’s eye view of the beautiful Kuala Lumpur skyline.
Then it is time to drive around and visit the major landmark of the city which includes Jamek Mosque (outside), Independence Square as well as the Moorish-style Sultan Abdul Samad Buidling and the Old Railway Station Building before returning to the hotel.
Overnight at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Kuala Lumpur
[includes Breakfast and Lunch]
DOUBLETREE BY HILTON – KUALA LUMPUR – KING GUEST ROOM
Kuala Lumpur to PenangBreakfast at the hotel.
Check out and transfer to the airport for your flight to Penang. On arrival, you will be met at the airport and transferred to the hotel in the city. The remainder of the day is free at leisure.
Overnight at Eastern & Oriental Hotel Penang – Studio Suite Victory Annexe
Breakfast at the hotel.
Take a drive through colonial Georgetown to Fort Cornwallis, the most prominent historical remains of Penang. Learn about the strait settlement history and rich heritage of Penang at the State Museum. You will also get to visit the Art Gallery. Then proceed to visit Chew Jetty, the early stilted Chinese settlement of Penang and later the colourful Little India and the bustling Chinatown before we make our final stop at Wat Chayamankalaram, which houses one of the world’s largest reclining Buddhas. Stop for lunch at a local restaurant.
Walk up the steps to Southeast Asia’s largest Buddhist temple in Penang, Kek Lok Si, perched against a hill slope in Air Itam. Marvel at the statue of the Goddess of Mercy and the seven-tier, 30-metre high Pagoda tower. See the ‘Pond of Longevity’, home for hundreds of tortoises set free by the devotees.
VIEW OVER FORT CORNWALLIS IN THE NORTH-EAST OF PENANG
KEK LOK SI BUDDHIST TEMPLE
[Includes Breakfast and Lunch]
BASE STATION OF THE FUNICULAR RAILWAY ON PENANG HILL
VIEW TO PENANG BRIDGE FROM PENANG HILL
PenangBreakfast at the hotel.
The day is free at leisure.
Overnight at Eastern & Oriental Hotel Penang
Breakfast at the hotel.
Check out at noon and transfer to Penang International Airport for your departure flight.
|Tour Code||Destination||Duration||Inclusions||1 Person||2 People||3 People|
|KLPEN1||KL and Penang Tour||6 days/5 nights||Accommodation, tours, all breakfasts, 2 x lunch,
1 x dinner, transfers
Note that the return airfares for KL to Penang are not included.
This tour can be combined with your trip to Borneo, and will fit into the overall itinerary either before or after your Borneo tour arrangements. We suggest that if you are arriving in Kuala Lumpur in the late afternoon or evening, you may wish to include this KL and Penang tour at the beginning of your overall itinerary, and if you are arriving in KL in the morning or early afternoon, you might want to consider continuing to Borneo and include this tour at the end of your Borneo trip.
Photo copyright to Tourism Malaysia (cover), Hilton Doubletree, and John Elliott