Malaysia Popular Tourist Country in the World.
Malaysia is known as top international tourist country. Malaysia got a 10th
rank in the top 10 international tourism destinations in 2012 and Now in Asia
continent its rank is second tourist country that‘s why curiosity of everyone is
increased to know about the tourist attraction in Malaysia .Now we are going
to give brief description of various tourist attraction Malaysia.
Fascinating reason to visit Malaysia. Malaysia is an integrated tourist spot
because it is not only full of natural beauty of beaches ,hills, theme
park,waterfall ,spices garden ,Bird park etc .Apart this Penang ,langkawi
,tioman island ,Perhentian island other islands are well known for its
picturesque scenery that makes it fantastic place to visit.
Top10 Tourist Attractions in Malaysia
Sepilok Rehabilition Centre
6.Georgetown Inner City(Penang)
8.Petronas Twin Towers (kuala lumpur).
Kid’s friendly tourist attraction in Kuala Lumpur.
1. Petrosains Discovery Center: - Petrosains Discovery Center, on the top floor (4th floor)
of the mall. Petrosains Discovery Center is owned by the same company that owns the
famous Petronas Tower, and is a place where kids can learn all about the science of
petroleum using all five senses.
2. Petronas Towers are twin skyscrapers in Kuala Lumpur, or it was the tallest buildings in
the world from 1998 to 2004.
3. Theme parks (Kuala Lumpur):-Legoland Malaysia is a theme park that has opened
in Nusajaya, Johor, Malaysia on September 15, 2012 with over 40 interactive rides, shows
and attractions. It is the first Legoland theme park in Asia upon
its establishment,Sunway Lagoon Park or Genting
4. Langkawi underwater world it is Malaysia‘s largest
aquarium. 200 different species of marine and freshwater fish
including harbour seals, rock hopper penguins, sharks, giant
rays and the enormous Amazonian arapaima – the biggest
freshwater fish in the world.
3 international top beaches in Malaysia as per
CNN survey of May 2013 A survey conducted by renowned
news network CNN on the top 100 best beaches in the world saw
Malaysia claiming three spots.
At number 49 on the list, sits Tanjung Rhu beach in Pulau Langkawi:- Its fine white
sandy beach is lined with casuarina trees. The place actually derives its name from these
trees, called rhu in Malay.
At number 21 is Juara Beach in Pulau Tioman Pulau Tioman belongs to the state of
Pahang. A lot of people including Malaysians always mistaken that this island belongs to
Johor due to the gateway jetty is in Mersing. Mersing is located in the state of Johor. this is
a nice place to relax, soak up a tan and just take in the beautiful view. A hike into the
jungle and up the hill is an adventure in itself .
At number 13, which translates to Malaysia's number 1 best
beach is Pulau Perhentian Kecil in Terengganu:- The island is
gifted with turquoise(blue&green colour) water, at many you
can gaze down at fish swimming around your legs.
Tourist attraction in Penang and George town.
1.Fort Cornwallis penang(located in George town) Inside
the fort, one can still see some of the original structures built
over a century ago, including a chapel, prison cells, which were
once used as barracks, a munitions storage area, a harbour
light once used to signal incoming ships, the original flagstaff
and several old bronze canons.
2. Batu ferringhi beach The transportation of Batu Ferringhi is very good for travelers can
very easily access such famous places from the beach. So these are some unique features
of this beach that make it very special and well desired among the travellers. Travellers can
buy many local beautiful articles like handmade bags and jewelries, local cheap clothes,
inexpensive electronic gadgets, local dresses etc. From the beach side‘s food stalls travellers
can enjoy delicious spicy Malaysian foods
3. St. George’s Church is set next door to the Penang State Museum & Art Gallery. Built in
1817 by the East India Company using convict labour, it is Southeast Asia‘s oldest Anglican
church and one of the oldest buildings in Penang. The
architecture and design is largely Greek and relatively
unpretentious. building was designed by Captain Robert
Smith (a military engineer.— in Penang, Pulau Pinang.
4. Kek Lok SiAdmire the grandeur of the biggest Chinese
temple in Southeast Asia
5. Komtar Get a panoramic view of George Town from
the top of Penang's tallest skyscraper.
6. Snake Temple Come face-to-face with poisonous vipers in the most unusual temple in
Penang. It is advisable not to disturb them.
Tourist Attraction in Langkawi Island
1. Oriental Village is best known as the home of the Langkawi Cable Car and Sky Bridge.
It is a themed open-air complex with a huge lake in the centre and an art gallery, animal
exhibits, clothes, souvenir and handicraft stores spread out around it plus a few local and
international restaurants at LANGKAWI PANTAI KOK.
2. At Langkawi Cable Carbridge After around 600 meters, the
cable car reaches the first station. Passengers will be treated to
an even higher view of the rainforest and hills below. Once on the
top, you can finally enjoy the magnificent view of the surrounding
horizon; the island‘s landscape, skyline and seas beyond .
3. Langkawi eagle square - Dataran Lang is one of Langkawi‘s
best known manmade attractions. 12 metre-tall statue a large
sculpture of an eagle poised to take flight. According to folklore
Langkawi‘s name came from two Malay words – ‗helang‘ (eagle)
and ‗kawi' (reddish brown): hence lang-kawi.
4. Eagle-Feeding (Tanjung Rhu beach) is one of the must-do
things in Langkawi. "Oh‖Eagles of the sea. Come to me and bite this munchy offering!"
Within minutes, 20 to 30 sea-eagles circling the beautiful sky - in a magnificent dance.
5. The Durian Perangin Waterfall (Langkawi) Waterfall is one such natural geological
beauty on this mystical island. It is a beautiful natural 14-tier waterfall.
(Top)CAMERON HIGHLANDS:-The Cameron Highlands is one of Malaysia‘s most
extensive hill stations, first developed by the British in the 1920s. It has a population of
more than 34,000 people consisting of Malays, Chinese, Indians and other ethnic groups.
The Cameron Highlands is renowned for its trails. They lead visitors through the forest to
waterfalls and other tranquil spots. Apart from its jungle walks, the sanctuary is also known
for its tea plantations and visitors can book several ―tea factory‖ tours.
(Top)TAMAN NEGARA:- Taman Negara, which literally means ―national park‖ in Malay, is
one of the oldest tropical rain forest in the world. . Taman Negara is a haven for endangered
species such as the Asian elephant, tigers, leopards and rhinos, but numbers are low and
sightings are very rare. It‘s unlikely that you will see anything more than birds, small deer,
lizards, snakes and perhaps a tapir.
(Top)MOUNT KINABALU:- With a summit height at 4,095 meters (13,435 ft), Mount
Kinabalu is the highest mountain in Borneo. The mountain is known worldwide for its
tremendous botanical and biological species biodiversity. Over 600 species of ferns, 326
species of birds, and 100 mammalian species have been identified at Mount Kinabalu and its