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Malaysia holidays offer a brilliant exchange rate, excellent value for money and a choice of airlines including Malaysia Airlines and Singapore Airlines to your chosen destination. Kuala Lumpur is a shoppers paradise offering everything from market trading through to some of the world's most glamourous shops.

Our two major resort areas of Penang and Langkawi are distinctly diferent-Penang being a more commercialised resort area with a huge range of hotels whilst Langkawi is quieter and more "romantic".

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Climate & Weather

Transport

Electricity

Currency

Language

Food

Visas

MALAYSIA CLIMATE AND WEATHER GUIDE
There are two distinct parts of Malaysia, separated from each other by the South China Sea: West and East Malaysia. The local climate is equatorial and characterised by the annual southwest monsoons (April to October) and northeast monsoons (October to February).

Dust particles from forest fires on nearby Sumatra Island sometimes create a phenomenon known as the haze. This usually lasts for 1 to 2 weeks. In 2006, the effects from the haze started in early July and lasted to October.

TRANSPORT:
Rail, coach, taxi and ferry are the popular modes of transport throughout Malaysia.

ELECTRICITY: 
240 Volts / 50 Hz

Adaptor Type G = This plug has three rectangular prongs that form a triangle

MONEY:
The ringgit is the currency of Malaysia. It is divided into 100 sen (cents) and its currency code is MYR (Malaysian Ringgit). The ringgit is issued by the Bank Negara Malaysia.
 

LANGUAGE:
Malay is the official language of Malaysia.
Malaysian English is a form of English used and spoken in Malaysia as a second language.

FOOD:
Rice tends to be a staple food in Malaysia as in most countries in the region. The rice eaten in Malaysia tends to be the local variety of rice or fragrant rice from Thailand, its northern neighbour. Noodles are another popular food. Beef, pork, chicken, Mutton and Seafood are also widely available.

VISAS:
Visa not required for Australian Passport Holders for stays of up to 3 months ( 2 month extension may be possible). Note that entry to Malaysia will be refused to women who are 6 months or more pregnant.


Malaysia

Hotel Prices From  
Kota Kinabalu [FLIGHTBKI][470]
Dreamtel Kota Kinabalu   3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars $ 582 more info
Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu   5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars $ 886 more info
Hyatt Regency Kinabalu   4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars $ 910 more info
The Pacific Sutera   5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars $ 988 more info
Magellan Sutera Resort   5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars $ 1059 more info
Shangri-La's Rasa Ria Resort   5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars $ 1086 more info
Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort   5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars $ 1169 more info
Kuala Lumpur [FLIGHTKUL][390]
Hotel Sentral Kuala Lumpur   3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars $ 585 more info
Berjaya Times Square   4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars $ 568 more info
Novotel KL City Centre   4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars $ 589 more info
Sunway Resort Hotel & Spa   4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars $ 732 more info
Traders Hotel   4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars $ 695 more info
The Westin Kuala Lumpur   5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars $ 847 more info
Shangri-La   5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars $ 795 more info
Langkawi [FLIGHTLGK][580]
Holiday Villa Beach Resort Langkawi   3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars $ 885 more info
Berjaya Langkawi Beach Resort   3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars $ 1029 more info
Westin Langkawi Resort & Spa   5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars $ 1210 more info
Meritus Pelangi Beach Resort   5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars $ 1155 more info
Ombak Villa By Langkawi Resort   5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars $ 879 more info
Lego Land [FLIGHTLGK][580]
Legoland Family Package   4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars $ 399 more info
Penang [FLIGHTPEN][470]
Bayview Beach Resort ONE OF OUR TOP 10 HOTELS   3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars $ 672 more info
Holiday Inn Resort Penang   4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars $ 706 more info
Parkroyal Penang   4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars $ 718 more info
Hard Rock Hotel   4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars $ 771 more info
Golden Sands   4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars $ 787 more info
Eastern & Oriental Hotel   5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars $ 965 more info
Shangri-La Rasa Sayang   5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars $ 962 more info
Sabah Tours [FLIGHTPEN][470]
8 Day Sabah Nature & Wildlife Tour   4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars $ 2149 more info

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