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Active vacation in Malaysia - things to do, entertainment and nightlife

Hindu Images 27 Malaysia offers a variety of leisure activities for fans of active holidays. This is rafting, waterfall descent, hiking in the rainforest, cycling on country roads, diving in coastal waters, and night shopping.
The people of Malaysia inhabit the Malay Peninsula, the southern coast of Burma, the island of Singapore, West Kalimantan, as well as smaller islands …
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Even inveterate athletes who spend a lot of time in gyms relax on vacation. They taste the most interesting dishes of local cuisine. Malaysia is a real paradise for those who like to eat at night. Most of the streets are lined with grocery stores. They are open until late at night or even in the morning. This is due to the hot climate. Late evening and night is the best time for a gastronomic tour of such places. Penang is particularly good in this regard. The city is considered the culinary capital of the country. Many dishes that are typical of the region are prepared here. You can go to Pasar Malam late in the evening. This is the evening market. There is a night (evening) market in the Chinatown of Kuala Lumpur. You can eat and shop there.
Nightlife is very developed in Malaysia, despite the fact that numerous Muslims live in the country. Many night clubs, bars, restaurants, and hookah bars are open all night long. The Beach, El Nino, and White Rajan are considered the best discos in Kuala Lumpur. Asian Heritage Row district is more reminiscent of European cities than Asian ones. The best places in the capital are concentrated here. Bangsar district and Bukit Bintang area have a vibrant nightlife. Most of Penang's night entertainment is concentrated in George Town. Copyright
Malaysia is one of the best places for people who want to spend their holidays in a bright and exotic way. You can view both historical and natural …
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Tourists can truly relax with live music and a glass of wine at the Alexis Bistro Ampang every Friday and Saturday night. It is famous as one of the best jazz clubs in the city. Alexis represents an excellent line-up of local and international artists. The line-up changes every week. You should try cold craft beer at the local bar. Parties start on Taps at 9 pm from Thursday to Saturday. No additional payment is required.
Golden Hour, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia No Black Tie is widely known as one of the best places to stay in Kuala Lumpur. It hosts live performances almost every day of the week. The line-up includes a number of local and international musicians. The cozy ambiance creates a warm atmosphere for enjoying music. In addition to enjoying jazz improvisations, guests come to this place to get nostalgic while listening to Blues and folk music.
1. Traveling in a rented car is a safe, convenient, and inexpensive way to get acquainted with the country. World-famous car rental companies are …
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Night shopping is a special entertainment. Market streets such as Petaling and Masjid India are open all day, unlike food streets and night markets. But the most interesting thing starts here at night. This is what attracts numerous tourists. It is possible to bargain as the closing time is approaching. Prices can be significantly reduced. You can buy fresh fruits, vegetables, and food, as well as cheap clothes and dishes here.
Melaka Sarawak is probably not the first place that comes to mind when it comes to a car trip. However, there is nothing better for adventure than to turn off the beaten path and get acquainted with the traditions of Ibans. This is the largest ethnic group in Sarawak. Batang Ai National Park covers an area of 24 square kilometers. It is a real jungle. The park is home to a rich flora and fauna. This is a popular place for trekking, hiking, and jungle hikes.
Malaysia is a beautiful country with tasty food and amazing people. This is not only a great place for newlyweds and nightlife fans but also a country …
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Malaysia is one of the best countries for diving. Coastal waters are rich in plankton and fish. Visibility is excellent here. The water is clear and warm. Groups of corals and numerous picturesque underwater caves diversify the underwater landscape. The marine fauna is rich and diverse. It is represented from bright tropical fish to turtles and barracudas. July and August are the best months for diving. Strong currents are possible here. Therefore, inexperienced divers should be careful. A permit is required for diving in certain regions, such as around Sipadan Island. This is done to reduce the load on the corals.
mortal combat Padas and Kiulu in Sabah, Sungai (Perak), and Sungai Selangor (Kuala Kubu Bharu) are the most popular rivers for rafting in the country. The level of their difficulty is 2-3. But the level gets higher in case of heavy rains. Numerous travel agencies organize rafting trips. They also provide equipment and accompany tourists on trips, ensuring their safety.
Malaysia is a real paradise for shopping fans. The most popular international brands have their own stores in numerous shopping centers of the …
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Hiking in the virgin jungle is very popular. Cameron Highlands is a mountainous district. The height difference ranges from 1600 to 2600 meters above sea level here. The routes pass through rain forests, tea plantations, high cliffs, and waterfalls. Trekking is quite difficult for beginners here. Trekking in Templer Park in Selangor is more suitable for them. Simple but scenic routes lasting 1-2 hours pass by rapid water flows, rapids, and small waterfalls. Those who are lucky will see hundreds of monkeys, eagles, and lizards there.
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Fantastic City Tours and Excursions in Malaysia

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Map of all aquaparks
Water attractions in Malaysia
♥   Water park 'Carnival Water Park' Kedah. On the map   Photos
♥   Water park 'ESCAPE Waterplay' Penang. On the map   Photos
♥   Water park 'Gold Coast Morib Themes Water Park' Sepang. On the map   Photos
♥   Water park 'Legoland Water Park' Johor Bahru. On the map   Photos
♥   Water park 'Lost World of Tambun' Ipoh. On the map   Photos
Map of all pret-parks
Amusement parks in Malaysia
♥   Amusement park 'Bukit Gambang Water Park' Pahang. On the map   Photos
♥   Amusement park 'Bukit Merah Laketown Resort' Perak. On the map   Photos
♥   Amusement park 'Cosmic Family Theme Park' Penang. On the map   Photos
♥   Amusement park 'Danga Bay Theme Park' Johor. On the map   Photos
♥   Amusement park 'Desa Water Park' Kuala Lumpur. On the map   Photos
Map of all parks
National and city parks of Malaysia
♥   National Park 'Fairy Caves' . On the map   Photos
♥   National Park 'Gunong Buda' . On the map   Photos
♥   National Park 'Gunong Gading' . On the map   Photos
♥   World Heritage Site 'Gunung Mulu National Park' . On the map   Photos
♥   World Heritage Site 'Kinabalu Park' . On the map   Photos

Unique attractions in Malaysia

Museum Kesenian Islam

From the series “Top Surviving Artifacts of Muslim Civilization”
An interesting museum, dedicated to the Muslim art, is located in Kuala Lumpur. It was founded in 1998. There you can find more than 7 000 unique objects and even more, it has a perfect library with a huge number of Islam books. The museum is divided into 12 galleries. There you can see rare ancient Quran manuscripts, incredibly beautiful handmade textile, pieces of art and jewelry.

Artifacts were brought from the various parts of the world. A great number of them was found in India and even in China. We have to pay more attention to the jewelry, which came from Morocco. The museum of Islam art in Kuala Lumpur is lying on the territory of the incredible beautiful Botanic Garden. The area of the building is 30 000 square meters. It will take you several hours to walk through the whole … Read all


From the series “Breathtaking High-Altitude Observation Points with Panoramic Views on Cities”
The amazing viewing platform called Skybridge can be visited in the capital of Malaysia. The name of this viewing platform fully reflects its main feature. It is really made of the highly durable glass. The bridge is located at an altitude of 452 meters. This glass structure is an integral part of a unique architectural complex of Petronas. Those are twin skyscrapers interconnected with a spectacular bridge on the 41st floor.

The construction of skyscrapers was completed in 1998; the same year, a unique viewing platform was first attended by guests. Currently, Petronas skyscrapers house many offices and business centers, but apart from an unusual observation deck there are other interesting places for tourists. Some rooms were transformed into art centers, which regularly host amazing … Read all
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Country maps Maps of Malaysia
Car rental on Car rental in Malaysia
Map of cities Cities map of Malaysia

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Photogallery of Malaysia

Entertainment, recreation and attractions in cities of Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur
The Sogo center is perfect for a family rest; this center is located in a beautiful tower-block. In addition to the popular stores, several playgrounds, excellent leisure centers for children and recreation areas for adults are open here. There are also several large supermarkets in Sogo, where you can buy any delicacies; there are also attractive clothing stores and even antique shops. It would take more than one day to explore all shopping center pavilions. Central market attracts not only … Read more
Kota Kinabalu
Shangri-La's Orangutan Care Project is the habitat of hundreds of orangutans, a full-fledged care for whom is provided by a group of qualified specialists. Animals live in an environment close to natural. They are provided by vast park area, well-equipped and very picturesque. Visitors to the reserve can get to know these amazing animals better, feed them and make great memorable photos. One of the most attractive destinations among young people is Sabah Indoor Climbing Centre housed in a … Read more
Johor Bahru
Johor Bahru Zoo has always been one of the most popular destinations for families with children. The grand opening of the zoo took place in 1928. At that time, Johor Zoo was opened for the royal family simply because the animals gifted to the Sultan needed a home. The zoo is not large, but, at the same time, it’s a beautiful and well-kept place. Having seen the animals, visitors are welcome to make a boat ride on the lake. Children will enjoy having fun in special playgrounds. The district … Read more
You can make your beach holiday more amazing visiting the East Village that will appeal to fans of shopping and to those who enjoy walking. In the area of ​​Langkawi there are a huge number of popular shops and restaurants, entertainment venues and markets. You can take a stroll through the village or take a ride on elephants and see local natural attractions. Near the village is the cable car, which is also one of the most important attractions of Langkawi. All visitors can climb up to the … Read more
Picturesque gardens with plenty of exotic plants are a favorite place for rest and recreation among local folks and tourists. The botanical gardens are most heavily visited in the morning hours being a perfect place for hiking and entertaining activities. The same interesting and attractive place to visit is the Penang Butterfly Farm presenting its guests an incredible collection of the most diverse butterflies and other insects. Apart from bright butterflies the park is home to gigantic … Read more
One of the most beautiful and attractive beaches is Pantai Kundor; it is in the immediate vicinity of the capital. It is a pretty spacious and quiet beach with white sand perfect for families with children. It’s located near Tanjung Kling resort. Here, there are numerous hotels and restaurants in the immediate vicinity of the coast. Many travelers and locals prefer coming here for weekend. Tanjung Bidar is a pretty busy and attractive beach. There are several great restaurants on its … Read more

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