Welcome to Tourist attractions in Malaysia site. Malaysia has a wide range of popular spot to see such as amazing variety of tourism destinations for holiday, business, educations, jobs and medical treatment.
The hidden gem Malaysia - Courtesy by Tourism Malaysia Kuala Lumpur
Malaysia can cater visitors of every kind who travel in Malaysia because it has an excellent tourism infrastructure maintained by the Malaysian Government. Malaysia has excellence transportation system, hotels, shopping places, nightlife, variety of food and drinks, festival, outdoor activity and many more.
Malaysia is gifted with abundance of natural resources to support tourism industries. The industries maintains its sustainability because of Malaysia strong economic. Malaysian Government is now working to increase attention to develop tourism as an alternative source of foreign exchange.
Tourists who travel to Malaysia to explore the Malaysia holiday spot will welcome with great hospitality by multi-racial friendly Malaysian natives, and green city soon they arrive at Malaysia Airport such as KLIA Airport or any other entry point by sea or land.
To travel to Malaysia you may check the Malaysia climate. The Weather Forecast for tourist destinations can be found at Malaysian Meteorological Department Official Portal.
The Malaysia population size of 29 million (by end of 2012), consists of many ethnic groups, including the Malays, Chinese, Indian, Iban, Kadazan and many more ethnic that contribute to the unique of Malaysia culture.
Festivals and events in Malaysia make Malaysia vacations remain exciting throughout the year. The calender of events and the festivals will allows tourists to experience the history of Malaysia, Malaysia art and it's cultural diversity. Those are among the reasons for Malaysia prosperous tourism.
The States in Malaysia that donated tourist attractions in Malaysia are Selangor, Perak, Penang, Kedah, Perlis, Negeri Sembilan, Malacca, Johor, Pahang, Trengganu, Kelantan, Sabah and Sarawak. The Federal Territories are Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Labuan and Putrajaya.
The Malaysia Tourism Centre (MaTiC) is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Malaysia is located in Kuala Lumpur. It is an architectural and historical landmark of Kuala Lumpur city. MaTiC offered a wide range of facilities and services to assist tourists in planning unforgettable holidays in Malaysia. It also enabled them to experience the essence of Malaysia within the Complex through the various cultural shows and demonstrations. It is a one-stop tourist centre, MaTiC is driven by the vision to place Malaysia on the global map as one of the finest tourist destinations in the world. The various services and facilities offered by MaTiC include the Tourist Information Counter, Tourist Police Counter, Internet access to its tourism e-portal, Saloma Bistro & Theatre Restaurant, Saloma Retail Centre, ATM Machine, Money Changer, Karyaneka and Hop On and Hop Off Ticket Counter and others.
Address: Malaysia Tourism Centre 109, Jalan Ampang, 50450, Kuala Lumpur. Tel: 03 9235 4800 / 4900, Fax: 03 2162 1149
Among the popular tourist attractions in Malaysia destination spots such as the Malaysia capital of Kuala Lumpur, Penang Tourism, the tropical island of Langkawi, the numerous pristine beaches, the various spot of island and marine park, the tropical rainforests National Parks that cater the world's oldest tropical rainforests, the mountain such as the Gunung Kinabalu in Sabah the highest mountain in South East Asia, the caves such as Niah Cave and Mulu Caves in Sarawak.
Independence Square Kuala Lumpur the main tourist attractions in Malaysia spot- Courtesy by Tourism Malaysia Office Kuala Lumpur
"Cuti-cuti Malaysia" is a promotions for tourist to Travel to Malaysia!. The campaign is organize by Malaysia Tourism , the agency under the Ministry of Tourism Malaysia. The campaign is so successful and indeed truly lives up to its tag line of “Malaysia Truly Asia”. Malaysia can cater to visitors of every kind, making it enjoyable and safe for tourists to travel within the country. There are variety of places to visit Malaysia such as shopping outlets, sightseeing, nightlife, eating and drinks to savor.
Culture dance among the tourist attractions in Malaysia - Courtesy by Tourism Malaysia
The rising tall at the centre of Kuala Lumpur is the astounding 101 storey skyscraper of Petronas Towers, the world’s tallest Twin Tower and the most attracting tourist attractions in Malaysia centre of shopping in Malaysia.
Petronas Twin Towers and Monorail - Courtesy by Tourism Malaysia Kuala Lumpur
Enjoy geography of Malaysia the wonder of tourist attractions in Malaysia and it rich and unique such as Malaysia village, Malaysia Culture, Malaysia art, the unique ecosystem of natural green rainforests National Parks are wonderfully breathtaking. Not to be missed are Malaysia mountain peaks such as the Gunung Kinabalu in Sabah the highest mountain in Malaysia, and also intriguing historical caves such as Niah Cave and Mulu Caves in Sarawak.
Canopy Walk, National Park - Courtesy by Tourism Malaysia Kuala Lumpur
There are plenty of tourist places in Malaysia. The beautiful dive sites, marine parks and beach havens such as Pulau Payar Marine Park, Pulau Redang Marine, Pulau Tioman, Pulau Layang-Layang, Pulau Mabul and Kapalai, Labuan and Tunku Abdul Rahman Park, Niah Caves and Gunung Mulu National Park, Pulau Pangkor and Pulau Langkawi.
Tunku Abdul Rahman Park - Courtesy by Tourism Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur
Malaysia is a visitor’s haven. In 2005, Malaysia tourism industries accounted for 7% of Malaysia's booming economy. In 2011 Malaysia ranked 9th the most visited tourist destinations in the world. The popular travel guide, has ranked Malaysia among the top 10 destinations for year 2014. The Government of Malaysia took very much care about tourism sector. The agency that responsible about tourism industries in Malaysia is Ministry of Tourism Malaysia. Tourism Malaysia, the local tourism industry supported by the Government of Malaysia, has grown by leaps and bounds with its focus on promoting Malaysia at the domestic and international levels. Besides being a popular holiday spot, Malaysia is also the country of choice for business, education, jobs, medical treatments and many more.
Malaysia has a total of 62 airports, servicing local and international flights that connect the country to all major cities of the world. There are 8 international airports, primarily the The Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA), which is the biggest and busiest airport in Malaysia. KLIA is managed by Malaysia Airport Holding.
Kuala Lumpur International Airport Terminal - Courtesy by Tourism Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur
There are several ferry services that operate between various islands in Malaysia. The ferries also connect to East of Malaysia, Sarawak and neighboring countries to East Kalimantan, Mindanao, Sumatra, southern Thailand and Phuket.
Entering to tourist attractions in Malaysia destinations is possible from southern Thailand, Singapore, Brunei and Kalimantan. There is also the option to get to Malaysia by train as there are links with Thailand and Singapore. There are several bus companies that operate on long distance routes.
Malaysia shares a border with Thailand. Further, the country is connected to the island state of Singapore by a causeway and a bridge, the Malaysia-Singapore Second Link. Malaysia also has coastlines on the South China Sea and the Straits of Malacca. As close neighbours, Eastern Malaysia (Borneo) shares borders with Brunei and Indonesia.
Malaysia offers various range of dining options. Multi-ethnic heritage of Malaysia is one of the major causes for wide range of dining options at most of tourist attractions in Malaysia sites. Malaysian food is a unique combination of Malay, Chinese, Indian, Eurasian and Thai cooking. You would be able to enjoy great eating experience, such as from eastern to western cuisine. But, traditional cuisine of Malaysia is immensely popular among visitors. Staple delicacies of Malaysia resemble a lot to the Asian pleasure. Most of the Malaysia cuisine features tropical fruits, seafood and coconut meal.
Traditional Malaysian Food Satay - Courtesy by Tourism Malaysia, KL
There are great numbers of eating stalls all across the country offering lip-smacking delicacies. If you are thinking about what to eat in Malaysia Satay may one of your choice. Satay is an immensely popular delicacy of Malaysia. It comprises of chicken, lamb and beef. Rice cakes and salad are served along with it.
Most tourist attractions in Malaysia popular destinations have international class hotel for the visitor to stay such as in Capital City Kuala Lumpur:
Hotel Maya, Sunway Putra Hotel, Berjaya Times Square Hotels, Park Royal Hotel, Hotel Equatorial, Istana Hotel, Grand Seasons Hotel etc.
Allson Genesis Hotel Kuala Lumpur, Ancasa Hotel Kuala Lumpur, Capitol Hotel Kuala Lumpur, City Villa Kuala Lumpur, Concorde Inn Kuala Lumpur International Airport, Nova Hotel Kuala Lumpur, Quality Hotel City Centre Kuala Lumpur, Radius International Hotel Kuala Lumpur, Swiss Inn Kuala Lumpur etc.
Hotels in Malaysia - Courtesy by Tourism Malaysia, KL
Malaysia tourist map the easy way how tourist will allocate to numerous popular tourist attractions in Malaysia hot spot. It show you the locations from the famous city of Kuala Lumpur to the finest tropical beaches of Penang and Malacca, all the way to the rainforests of Sarawak and Sabah states, that has to offer. It will ease tourist to find a place in all destinations. Malaysia tourist map can be found at Malaysia Maps page.
The flag of Malaysia, also known as the Jalur Gemilang (Malay for "Stripes of Glory") consists of 14 stripes, alternating white and red. The 14 points star represent the unity between the states, while the crescent represents Islam, the country's official religion. The yellow of the star and crescent is the royal colour of the Malay rulers, while the he blue canton symbolizes the unity of the Malaysia people.