From its food-obsessed capital, Kuala Lumpur, to cultural George Town in the coastal state of Penang, Malaysia has a vibrant urban scene to explore. The city of Kuala Lumpur has plenty of attractions to tempt visitors, including a rich food culture, exotic architecture and cosmopolitan neighbourhoods. But travel to Malaysia’s other urban landscapes and you will discover World Heritage cities, including George Town, and Malaysia’s oldest city, Malacca, with colourful colonial buildings and a laid back way of life. Brightsun Travel regularly runs exclusive Kuala Lumpur cheap flight deals so you can explore Malaysia’s diverse urban landscapes this holiday.
In Kuala Lumpur you can sip cocktails from rooftop bars, whilst enjoying breathtaking views of the city’s skyline, including the city’s amazing Petronas Twin Towers. On the ground, you could take a gastronomic tour of the city’s diverse culinary landscapes, visiting traditional coffee houses and famous hawker centres serving some of Malaysia’s tastiest dishes.
In the World Heritage city of George Town in the coastal state of Penang you can explore fascinating colonial architecture in its centre, and take day trips to some of the country’s most beautiful beaches. George Town also has a reputation as Malaysia’s gastronomic capital, and exploring its street food scene is a highlight to a trip to Malaysia.
Not far from Kuala Lumpur is Malaysia’s oldest city, Malacca, with World Heritage status, boasting colourful colonial buildings and a slower pace of life. Here you can visit 17th century temples, 18th century mosques and bustling night markets. You could also take easy side trips to the state’s amazing beaches, forests and rural landscapes.
Q Hotel – Central accommodation to suit a range of budgets
Dorsett Kuala Lumpur – An elegant hotel in the Golden Triangle
Corus Hotel – 5 minutes from the Petronas Towers
Sunway Resort Hotel & Spa – A central resort with award-winning parks
Hotel Jen Penang by Shangri La – A smart 4 star hotel in George Town
Fly into Kuala Lumpur and you can access all that Malaysia has to offer. Brightsun Travel has cheap tickets to Kuala Lumpur from UK, direct with Malaysian Airlines and British Airways. Fly Malaysian Airlines and enjoy state-of-the-art entertainment systems in Economy class, and exclusive lounge access, fully flat beds and a chef-on-call service in Business class.