Day 01 – ARRIVAL KLIA
Meet & greet and transfer to Ipoh
Free at own leisure
Overnight in Ipoh
Day 02 –IPOH OLD TOWN WALKING TOUR
Ipoh City, is Malaysia’s third largest city in the country. It is the capital city of Perak located on the west coast of Peninsular Malaysia. There are nicknames for Ipoh: The Town Built on Tin and City of Millionaires referring to the vast fortunes made during the boom of the tin-mining industries.
This tour will covers the old town, which contains the pre-war buildings. This walking tour starts at the east side of the old town from where you stroll along the shop lots (Concubine Lane), some were residences and historical landmarks - restored and have become restaurants, cafes and even museums. Here, check out some local cuisines such as Ipoh Hor Fun, the famous bean sprout & chicken, chee cheong fun, popiah, custard and enjoy a cup of Oldtown White Coffee. One of the highlights is the Han Chin Pet Soo Museum – where you will get a chance to uncover the mysteries of the Hakka Miner’s Club. If you are lucky, witness some of the local artisans at work such as the rattan furniture maker and the traditional tinsmith.
Overnight in Ipoh
Day 03 – KUALA KANGSAR – THE ROYAL TOWN & GEORGETOWN NIGHT DISCOVERY
Check out hotel and proceed to Kuala Kangsar
Kuala Kangsar - The Royal Town of Perak, Malaysia, located at the downstream of Kuala Kangsar River, where it flows into the Perak River. It is the main town in the administrative district of Kuala Kangsar. We make a brief visit to see the gilded dome of the Ubudiah Mosque, said to be one of the most beautiful mosques in Malaysia. Next, we proceed to entrances of the impressive Iskandariah Palace & Istana Kenangan. Unfortunately you are not allowed to enter either of these palaces. Another interesting stop is at the oldest rubber tree in Peninsula Malaysia. This rubber tree is one of the nine rubber seedlings first brought in by the British in the late 19th century. Finally we will visit the Sayong Pottery Village where you can witness the making of Labu Sayong, a clay water jar that has been traditionally made for generations.
Enroute to Penang
As sun sets upon Georgetown, the brisk business and chatter of day make way for lights of hotels, restaurants and watering holes to illuminate Penang Road It is still convivial, at a more relaxed pace as you sit in a trishaw and absorb the atmosphere. After the streets, view the city from the rooftop of 360 Sky Bar at Bayview Georgetown. This 360 degree revolving restaurant has been a standing feature at the hotel since 1970s and you will be enjoying dinner of Western specialties alongside views of Georgetown at night.
Trishaw ride & dinner prices are included.
Check in hotel and overnight in Penang
Day 04 – PENANG HIGHLIGHTS DISCOVERY
If seeing the best of one place is your thing, this tour will take you to the state’s most famous sights. Experience a traditional funicular train ride to the Goddess of Mercy Statue from Kek Lok Si Temple and encounter tortoises at the pond. Followed by a visit to the cool hill, simply named Penang Hill, about 2750 feet above sea level and is the oldest hill resort in the country. A funicular train dating back to 1923, and has since been upgraded, functions to bring passengers to the top. The train ride is an experience in itself, coupled by colourful flora you’ll see. Other stops are at the Fishing Village, Malay Village and Snake Temple (excluding Snake Farm). Throughout the journey, you’ll pass by Batu Feringghi, a winding road where many beach resorts are located, Teluk Bahang, local fruit stalls and Penang Bridge.
Overnight in Penang
Day 05 – DISCOVER LANGKAWI ISLAND
Check out hotel. Transfer to jetty for ferry departure to Langkawi Island
Machinchang Mountain is located on the northwest coast of Langkawi island. The cable car ride will bring you all the way up to about 708 meters above sea level. This journey covers a total distance of 2.2 km linking the Base Station at the foothill of Machinchang Mountain to Top Station at the mountain summit. This tour will also include an additional visit to the 3D Art Museum, the largest 3D interactive museum in Malaysia, located in Oriental Village at the base of Machinchang Mountain.
Check in hotel and free at own leisure
Overnight in Langkawi
Day 06 – MARINE LIFE DISCOVERY (REEF PLATFORM)
The reef platform at Pulau Payar is the main dock for activities on this island; there is an underwater observatory, a mini aquarium where you can see the happenings of the sea without getting wet. Otherwise, put on your snorkelling gear and head into the clear waters and marvel at the colourful and soft corals and various species of fishes that co-exist in the sea. A buffet lunch is served on the reef platform.
Overnight in Langkawi
Day 07 – DEPARTURE FLIGHT HOME
Check out hotel and transfer to airport for departure flight home