Discover Singapore and Malaysia
13 days/11 nights accommodated
Commences Singapore every tuesday year round (minimum 2 passengers):
KUALA LUMPUR/KUALA LUMPUR
Option to join in Kuala Lumpur friday ending saturday 9 days later - ideal to add on to our Sri Lanka tour.
Tour cost per person - 8 nights accommodation
2 per room $1,950. Single room $2,750
Jalan Jalan tours are one of the longest operating and best coach tour operations in Asia. Centrally located hotels, state of the art coaches with complimentary drinks on board, and professional tour managers will combine to make this a special experience of Malaysia.
Day 1. Tuesday NEW ZEALAND - SINGAPORE
Arrive Singapore. You will be met on arrival and transferred to the Orchard Hotel or similar.
(Go earlier or stay later if you wish and enjoy more of Singapore)
Day 2. Wednesday SINGAPORE
Free day to explore Singapore at your leisure. Maybe visit the zoo, Sentosa Island, or the shops. We do recommend the Night Safari!
Day 3. Thursday SINGAPORE - MALACCA (260 km) (L)
You will be picked up from the hotel. Join Malaysian Railways Rakyat Express train departing at 7.40am. Cross the causeway into Johore Bahru, Malaysia, and on through lush tropical jungle, rubber and oil plantations, and enchanting laid back Kampong Malay villages. Disembark at Kluang at 10.15am and continue to Malacca by coach. After lunch tour the historical city of Malacca visiting major attractions of St Pauls Hill, the renowned Porta De Santiago, Cheng Hoon Teng temple, and Jonkers St known also as Antique street.
Day 4. Friday MALACCA - KUALA LUMPUR (155km) (BL)
Drive to Kuala Lumpur, capital of Malaysia this morning. Your tour of this city of charming contrasts will include the National Palace, National Museum, National Monument, National Mosque, the Selangor Club and pass by the Petronas Twin Tower - 2nd tallest building in the world.
Day 5. Saturday KUALA LUMPUR (BL)
Morning tour to the Batu Caves to climb the 272 steps and also visit Malaysian craft centres and pewter works. Free afternoon to explore at your leisure.
Day 6. Sunday KUALA LUMPUR - CAMERON HIGHLANDS (255 km) (BL)
Drive north into Perak State and on to the cool Cameron Highlands situated some 1800 metres above sea level. Vegetables grow in profusion and flowers bloom everywhere. Visit some of the local Malaysian Aboriginal people and you have time to explore at your leisure.
Day 7. Monday CAMERON HIGHLANDS - PENANG (310 km) (BL)
Drive downhill and north to Ipoh, centre of the tin industry and known as the city of millionaires. En route visit Kellies Castle built by the Scottish rubber tycoon, and famous cave temples in Ipoh. Continue north to Kuala Kangsar with its magnificent Ubudiah Mosque, and see the Palace of the Sultan of Perak. Cross the Penang bridge (13.5km long) to the island of Penang. Check into your hotel located on the beach.
Day 8. Tuesday PENANG (BL)
Today explore Penang - the "Pearl of the Orient" and the oldest British Settlement in Malaysia. Visit the famous snake temple and have your photo taken with a viper if you wish! Visit Georgetown including a clan house, Fort Cornwallis, and the Thai temple of Wat Chayamangkalaram. The rest of the afternoon is free to enjoy the beach or explore further on your own.
Day 9. Wednesday. PENANG - PANGKOR ISLAND (245km) (BL)
Drive to Taiping, once the capital of Perak state and visit the Taiping Lake and gardens - constructed in disused tin mines. Also visit the Taiping War Centerray where many Commonwealth soldiers are buried from the 2nd World War. Continue to the town of Lamut for the half hour cruise to Pangkor Island. Accommodation at Pangkor Island Beach resort.
Day 10. Thursday. PANGKOR ISLAND (BL)
The day is free to relax and enjoy all the facilities of your resort and the beach, or explore the fishing villages on the island.
Day 11. Friday. PANGKOR - PORT DICKSON (335km) (BL)
Return to the mainland and drive south enjoying the scenes of rural Malaysia en route to Port Dickson.
Day 12. Saturday. PORT DICKSON - SINGAPORE (310km) (BL)
Continue south on the north- south highway to Singapore arriving between 5 and 6pm. You will be transferred to the airport or to your hotel if you wish to stay longer.
You are welcome to stayover in Singapore. Why not add Bintan Island, a Star cruises cruise aboard the "Superstar Virgo", our tour to Sri Lanka, or tour Thailand.
Tour cost per person
Two per room. $2,400
Single room $3,200
Tour cost includes:
Arrival and departure transfers, 11 nights accommodation and breakfast at first class hotels, 11 lunches in Malaysia, all travel on tour by air conditioned coach or mini bus with english speaking guide, comprehensive sightseeing as per itinerary including admission fees where necessary (except when shown as optional).
SINGAPORE - MALAYSIA - THAILAND.
This tour combines with our DISCOVER THAILAND tour
Option 1. Do the complete Malaysia tour and fly to Bangkok saturday evening to join our DISCOVER THAILAND tour.
SINGAPORE - MALAYSIA - VIETNAM. 26 nights
Our DISCOVER SINGAPORE AND MALAYSIA tour links with our DISCOVER VIETNAM tour
Remain in Singapore for 1 night with breakfast included. On sunday fly to Ho Chi Minh City and join our DISCOVER VIETNAM tour.