What would be the definition for Malaysia round trip or Malaysia overland tours? It’s a memorable journey or roaming to few places or states in Malaysia by road and end the journey by using a different route. The pre-arranged trips by road in Malaysia for the tourist to visit a different part of country without the hassle to plan a vacation in Malaysia by themselves. An excellent tour method for tourist who wanted to learn deeper about Malaysia culture, people, and history. To have an efficient and comfortable Malaysia round trip, tourist shall ideally need to spend minimum six days. Most of the road trip in Malaysia required tourist to have a traveling journey of 3 to 5 hours to each destination. One of the key factors is to have a well-experienced tour guide or a driver guide during the tour.
Malaysia Round Trip Advantage and Disadvantage
- The tour shall be more relax and comfortable mood without rushing,
- More time to learn and understand about local culture and people,
- Photo enthusiast has ample time to take a good photo,
- Tourist has to pack and unpack more often
Malaysia Round Trip Itinerary
The sample of itinerary and things to do during overland tour or road trip is only for tourist reference. The actual tour planned basically based on tourist preference.
Sample Itinerary: Two night in Kuala Lumpur – Two night in Cameron Highlands – Two night in Penang
This is the shorter Malaysia overland tour packages with few option to do it. Suitable for tourist who have little time, senior tourist or stop over tourist.
Day One: Kuala Lumpur City Tour
Kuala Lumpur city tour is a must before the tourist doing a round trip in Malaysia. Kuala Lumpur city is the best place for tourist to get a medical supplies, currency exchange or some new cloth as additional before spending few days travel in the countryside of Malaysia. For Kuala Lumpur city tour, tourist has an option to do a full day 8 hours tour combination with Kuala Lumpur country or half day tours (4 hours). The tour will cover most of the main attraction in Kuala Lumpur. To learn about Malaysia history, tourist can include visiting National Museum and Islamic Art Museum. We recommended tourist stay two night in Kuala Lumpur to settle after long flight.
Day Two: Travel to Cameron Highlands
Cameron Highlands is one a main destination during Malaysia round trip. Travel to Cameron Highlands from Kuala Lumpur took about 3.5 hours. We will en-route at Lata Iskandar waterfall, visiting Senoi aboriginal people for blowpipe demonstration and Tea break at Bharat Tea Shop. We try to covers few tour in Cameron Highlands before lunch such visiting local Museum known as Time Tunnel. After lunch tourist will be sent to Hotel to check in and rest. The mild temperature in Cameron Highlands suitable for tourist to do afternoon walk after check-in. If tourist book the Hotel on their own, get the Hotel located in Tanah Rata Town or Berichang Town.
Day Three: Cameron Highlands Tour
We continue our tour in Cameron Highlands by visiting BOH Tea plantation and Butterflies Garden. Normally we stay a bit longer here to allow tourist enjoying the fresh Tea Plantation scenery.Tourist also can discuss with tour guide to do some light jungle trekking at one of the trails in Cameron Highlands. Few optional tour such watching Rafflesia flowers and Mossy forest will organize with a local operator in Cameron Highlands.
Day Four: Travel to Penang
We continue our Malaysia round trip travel to Penang. Tourist will given an option to stop at Orang Utan Island in Bukit Merah or continue the journey to Penang. We also will stop at the Royal City of Kuala Kangsar Ubudiah Mosque and Istana Kenangan for photo-stop. Expecting to reach Penang by 3.00pm. Free and easy after Hotel check-in before do to Penang tour on the next day.
Day Five: Penang Tour
Penang the Pearl of the Orient tour covering amazing historical building architectures, arts and food. Visiting Penang historical site such Reclining Buddha Thai Temple, Fort Cornwallis and Chew Jetty Village is a must during the tour. Others attractions in Penang inclusive Khoo Kongsi Clan House, Kek Lok Si Buddist Temple and George Town city to understand the history of Penang. Tour duration estimated about 5 hours.
After Penang, tourist has an option either take a international flight to others country or continues travel in Malaysia.
This is a brief Malaysia round trips itinerary sample. Tourist should discuss with local operator their Malaysia trip plan. Tourist can spend few days in the one of Island in Malaysia at the end of tour to resting.
- 2 night in Kuala Lumpur – 2 night in Taman Negara National Park – 2 night in Cameron Highlands – 2 night in Penang – 3 night in Langkawi Island
- Malacca – Kuala Lumpur – Cameron Highlands -Penang – Belum National Park – Kota Bharu – Perhentian Island (suitable for tourist came from Singapore)
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