Traveling to Malaysia? Here’s Where to Start Your Journey

Malaysia is one of the most beautiful places in the world to choose as your travel destination for both long and short term vacations. Those who enjoy the beauty of nature will find a great place to explore without losing the conveniences of modern living. There are many affordable places to stay including hotels, beach side resorts, and sublet apartments or homes. For a comprehensive list, search for sublets here.

When figuring out where to stay in Malaysia, there are many things to consider. Will you enjoy the city or are you traveling to experience nature? Malaysia has both to offer as well as religious and historical sites that are beautiful. There will be no regrets after you decide to visit this country, especially if you take the time to really plan your trip step by step.

 

Kuala Lumpur

This city is home to a large urban district appropriately named the Kuala Lumpur City Center. Kuala Lumpur is also home to the Petronas Twin Towers and there are also several Islamic art museums that house ancient wood carvings, tapestries, artworks, and other goods gathered over time from the locals or from overseas.

 

Kuala Lumpur

 

Georgetown

Considered a historical place there are many of the nations golden crowned Buddhist temples. Pinang Peranakan Museum is also located here and a must see for all tourists. Anybody interested in Muslim culture can visit the Kapitan Keling Mosque when they are open or holding event. There are also several other locations to take tours of including: Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion, Kek Lok Si temple, and Khoo Kongsi.

 

Kek Lok Si Temple Penang

 

 

 

Kota Kinabalu

This destination is for the nature lovers. Located on the island of Borneo, Kota Kinabalu is where any adventurer will have to pass through in order to get to Kinabalu National Park. Mount climbers will love Mount Kinabula, which reaches 13,400 feet at its highest peak. Just under one hundred miles away is Crocker Range National Park where thrill seekers can enjoy treks through the jungle and camping.

 

Masjid Bandaraya Kota Kinabalu

Masjid Bandaraya Kota Kinabalu