Malaysia, a multi-ethnic country with rich sights everywhere. Malaysia offers a fascinating fusion of cultures and traditions, with landscapes as varied as its people. Cities of shimmering skyscrapers and colonial-era streets contrast with palm-fringed island beaches and remote rainforests. There’s definitely something exciting for everyone.
Official Language: Bahasa Malaysia (although English is widely spoken)
Currency: Malaysian Ringgit (MYR)
Weather: Tropical and humid year round
Visa application: Citizens of most countries are granted visa-free entry to Malaysia for 14, 30 or 90 days, a passport with 6 months validity is required.
What to See?
Malaysia is a blend of countryside and metropolitan cities. Here are some of the best places to visit:
What to Eat?
A blend of spices and tradition, Malaysian cuisine will leave you craving for more. Some of the must-tries includes Nasi Lemak (Steamed coconut rice with sides and spicy sambal chilli) and Cendol (Iced sweet dessert that contains droplets of green rice flour jelly), an icy treat that’s perfect in Malaysia’s tropical weather.
What to Do?
Shop at the mega-malls, explore unique scenic sights and indulge the amazing local delicacies or exclusive street food of this gleaming country.