Packages Accommodations and Itinerary
ITINERARY:Day 01: Sun, Tue, Thu – Kuala Lumpur – Cameron Highlands (220 km) [Tea]
At 9.00am depart to the cool air of Cameron Highlands. On-route visit the famous Batu Caves. A flight of 272 steps leads up to a sacred Hindu Temple. Visit the Lata Iskandar Waterfall and the Bateq native settlement. In the afternoon enjoy tea and scones at The Smokehouse, an English cottage-style accommodation with views of its award-winning gardens. Rest of the day is at leisure.
Day 02 – Mon, Wed, Fri Cameron Highlands [B/ L]
Enjoy your drive to Mount Brinchang, the highest peak (6,666ft.) in Cameron Highlands and experience the tropical and mossy rainforest through a boardwalk for about 30 minutes, an interpretive walk into the Mossy Forest will reveal some of the most of unique forest flora of this mountain like the carnivorous Pitcher Plant, primitive Ferns, wild Orchids, Ti trees & Rhododendrons. Cruise down the hill to view the most scenic tea plantation, the Sungai Palas Boh estate, said to be the largest tea station in the region. Learn the art of tea making in the factory (Factory is closed on Mon & public holidays). Enjoy picking fresh strawberries for a small fee. Visit the Butterfly & Reptiles Farm to view the many beautiful butterfly species including the renowned Raja Brooke. Visit to a Buddhist Temple and explore a day market where most of the local produce can be found. Return to hotel. Rest of the day is at leisure.
Day 03: Tue, Thu, Sat- Cameron Highland – Kuala Kangsar – Sepetang – Belum Rainforest (330 km) [B]
Visit to the Royal town of Kuala Kangsar. View Malaysia’s unique architecture of the exterior of Ubudiah Mosque, Iskandariah Palace and Sultan Azlan Shah Gallery with photo stop. Visit the Labu Sayong Center where unique shaped pots are made with deft hands and creative inspirations mostly by womenfolk. Explore fishing village of Kuala Sepetang and view the first railway station and enjoy a boat cruise and observe daily activities and life of the coastal fishing folk.
Day 04: Wed, Fri, Sun – Belum Valley [B/L]
Discover Belum Valley, an area bristling with fauna and flora, a rich national heritage. Take a boat ride for a tour of the aboriginal villages to observe and mingle with the ‘Orang Asli’ people, which literally mean ‘the original people’. Enjoy a jungle trek and with some luck, find the ‘Rafflesia’ - the world’s largest flower in the wilderness. Relax at a scenic waterfall in the lush green jungle. Rest of the day is free at leisure.
Day 05: Thu, Sat, Mon – Belum Rainforest Resort – Penang (172 km) [B]
Discover the Culture and Heritage of Georgetown, which has been official declared as a UNESCO SITE in 2008. Visit Kek Lok Si Temple the most beautiful and largest Buddhist temple complex in South East Asia and is known as the Temple of the 1000 Buddhas. Visit Fort Cornwallis, the landing site of Captain Francis Light in 1786. Explore the water village of the Clan Jetties at Weld Quay. Discover the “The Street of Harmony” where churches, Chinese temples, mosques and Hindu temples are built along the same street in harmonious existence side by side for centuries. Visit the intricate Khoo Kong Si clan’s house. Enjoy a breezy trishaw ride, a still popular mode of transport in Georgetown. Transfer to your city or beach Hotel.