11D10N Nature, Highlands & Penang

Day 1
ARRIVE KUALA LUMPUR - TAMAN NEGARA (L,D)

You will be picked up at your hotel in Kuala Lumpur and proceed to the seat-in-coach (SIC) pick-up point before departing for Deerland, a place where animals roams freely in park. There you can indulge yourself in feeding animals such as deer, monkeys, ostriches, sun bear and mouse deer.

Next we will visit Elephant Sanctuary where you will view a video presentation on wild elephant surroundings, its diminishing habitat and translocation. You are invited to ride, feed, bath and swim with the elephants in the river under the staff supervision.

In the late afternoon, we continue our trip to Taman Negara. En route, we will make a brief stopover at Jerantut for refreshment at your own expense.

View a video presentation on Taman Negara before a night jungle walk. Visit Taman Hide, a place to observe the wildlife in their natural undisturbed habitat.

Day 2
TAMAN NEGARA (B,L,D)


After breakfast, go jungle trekking to Bukit (Hill) Teresek. This popular trail runs along the flat river terrace for about 400M, then climbs steeply up onto the Bukit Teresek ridge.This is phenomenally one of the best bird-watching areas in the Park. The steep part of the trail is hard, sweaty work, but passes through impressive tall forest. Giant squirrels might be seen up here, and if you are very lucky, white-handed gibbons. From the top visible on clear days is Gunung Tahan (2186M), the highest in Peninsular Malaysia.

Then to Canopy Walkway, the world's longest hanging bridge. You can walk across the Walkway suspended 25m above the ground.

After lunch, visit the Orang Asli Village. Witness the simple culture and lifestyle of the Orang Asli (aboriginal people of Malaysia).

Go on a boat ride and shoot the rapids and get soaked before returning to for dinner.

Day 3
TAMAN NEGARA (B)

After breakfast you may explore the forest on your own.

If you want more, you can choose from some optional addons to enhance your holiday experience of Taman Negara or proceed to Lata Berkoh for swimming.

Day 4
TAMAN NEGARA - CAMERON HIGHLANDS (B)

After breakfast, we proceed to Jerantut. There, we will be transfer to Cameron Highlands by private vehicle.

Free at own leisure for the rest of the day after check in.

Day 5
CAMERON HIGHLANDS (B)


After breakfast, we proceed to a half-day countryside excursion by seat-in-coach. We will visit Boh Tea Plantation, Strawberry Farm, Honey Bee Farm, Market Square, Rose Garden, Cactus Valley, Butterfly Farm and an overview of the many vegetable farms.

Free leisure for the rest of the day after the tour.

Note: Entrance fees are not included.

Day 6
CAMERON HIGHLANDS - PENANG (B)

After breakfast, we proceed to Penang commonly known as the “Pearl of The Orient”. En route we will make a stopover at Kuala Kangsar, the royal town of Perak to view the first rubber tree planted in Malaysia. We will also visit Ubudiah Mosque (1917), Istana Sikandariah & Istana Kenangan (1926). Later we will take a brief rest where you can enjoy the view of Perak River.

We then continue our journey and drive across Penang Bridge. We will arrive at Penang in the afternoon.

After check in to the hotel, free at own leisure for the rest of the day.

Day 7
PENANG (B)


After breakfast we proceed to a half-day city sightseeing touching on colonial history and the cultural heritage of the island. First we visit the Esplanade where Fort Cornwallis is situated. Being the biggest and the most intact fort in Malaysia, the Fort Cornwallis is considered as an important monument and landmark in the historical development of Malaysia, particularly the island of Penang. The fort is situated at the spot where Captain Francis Light was supposed to have landed in 1786. Today, much of the old fort remains, but its precincts have been converted into a public park and an open air theater. It is still guarded by old cannons.

Next we visit the "heritage jewel" of Penang, the Khoo Kongsi, rebuilt in 1902. The Leong San Tong of the Khoo Kongsi in Cannon Square is the most picturesque clan-temple in Malaysia. The richly ornamented and intricate carvings of the roofs, walls and pillars reflect the art and architecture of ancient China and made of the finest wood. We will then proceed to a temple which houses one of the largest statues of the reclining Buddha.

We will also visit the famed Botanical Gardens where you can stroll among vibrant greenery and towering trees.

Next, we visit a pewter factory to watch how trendy souvenirs are made. Malaysia is the biggest manufacturer of pewter wares.

Finally, there will be shopping opportunities for local products during the tour.

Day 8
PENANG (B)

After breakfast, free at own leisure where you can relax on the beach or explore the cosmopolitan city on your own. It is your choice.

If you want more, you can choose from some optional addons to enhance your holiday experience of Penang.

Day 9
PENANG (B)

After breakfast, free at own leisure for the rest of the day. Relax on the beach or join an optional tour. It is your choice.

Day 10
PENANG (B)

After breakfast, free at own leisure for the rest of the day.Go for a swim or join an optional tour.

Day 11
DEPART PENANG (B)

After breakfast free at own leisure until transfer to Penang International Airport for your flight back to Kuala Lumpur.
 

PRICE: FROM MYR 2790

 

Trip
(age between 2 yrs to 12 yrs)