Year-end holidays are the right moment for you to enjoy more time for sightseeing and vacations. Traveling abroad, exploring and feeling the uniqueness of the culture to the culinary. One of the interesting destinations to visit is the neighboring country, Malaysia.
Malaysia has always offered tourist pleasures because of its proximity, having the same cultural and culinary roots as Indonesia, affordable airfare, and various tourist destinations. What are the destinations?
Here are some recommendations for tourist destinations other than the Petronas Twin Towers which have become a favorite of many foreign tourists. Keep on scrolling!
Kuala Lumpur Tower
It has become a favorite tourist destination because it is always visited by tourists to see the beauty of Malaysia from a height. Yup, at the Kuala Lumpur Tower or also known as the KL Tower, you can see the view of the whole city of Kuala Lumpur.
In addition to city view, you can also do various exciting activities, you know. Starting from testing the adrenaline at the Skybox, gazing at the city of Kuala Lumpur from a height of 276 meters on the Observation Deck, to watching various art and cultural performances at Flavor of Malaysia. The entrance ticket to enjoy this series of experiences is also quite affordable.
Jalan Alor, Bukit Bintang area
It's not complete if you travel without doing the culinary specialties of Malaysia. For those of you who are hungry and curious, you can visit this culinary tourism destination. This is it, Jalan Alor area, Bukit Bintang. Its location is right in the heart of the city, making this area very easy for tourists to visit.
Here you will be spoiled by dozens of places to eat from all over the world. For those who want to taste the special food, you can try Nasi Kandar. Well, one of the recommendations is Nasi Kandar Pelita restaurant which is located at 149 Jalan Ampang, Kuala Lumpur.
So, you don't have to be afraid of starving anymore, because this culinary location is open at breakfast, lunch, and dinner. But, if you want to be satisfied, maybe you can visit Alor Night Market or Dinner Mohd Chan Jalan Ampang to find culinary offerings that will satisfy your appetite.
Genting Highlands is a famous tourist spot in Malaysia. This tourist destination is located in the mountainous area of Titiwangsa which has an altitude of about 2,000 meters above sea level. With a fairly cold temperature, you are free to do outdoor activities without worrying about feeling too hot.
This place is often known as the Las Vegas of Malaysia because it is a legal gambling place. Not only that, here, there are Genting Highlands Theme Park, Chin Swee Cave Temple, Genting Strawberry Leisure Farm, Outlet Shopping, and many more.
The next destination is the Batu Caves tourist attraction which is a combination of natural tourism and religious tourism. Here, you will be amazed by the 42 meter high gold-plated statue of Dewa Murugan which is the highest in the world, you know. It is located on a limestone cliff and there are 272 steps that you have to climb to get to the cave.
At the top you can see a beautiful view of the city center. This cave is used as a Hindu temple and dedicated to Lord Muragan. FYI, Every year thousands of Hindus come to celebrate the Thaipusam festival which is held at the end of January. And the most important thing is to be careful when climbing the stairs because you will be approached by monkeys asking for food.
Well, after preparing a bucket list for tourist destinations in Malaysia, you need to prepare airline tickets and hotels. To get it at an affordable price, you need to order well before the end of the year.
Very interesting, surely you can't wait to go on vacation and fly now?