Luxury Holiday Malaysia – Malaysia’s Finest *****
Luxury Holiday Malaysia is a sublime Malaysian experience, staying in some of the most exquisite hotels in incredibly unique locations. Experience the buzz of Kuala Lumpur, journey through the rainforest to the Cameron Highlands and relax on one of Malaysia’s most scenic beaches on the undeveloped East Coast, the private island of Pangkor Laut or Gaya Island Borneo. Extending to historic Malacca will offer another satisfying dimension to your holiday.
DAY 1 - KUALA LUMPUR
On arrival in Kuala Lumpur, transfer by private vehicle to the five star The Ritz-Carlton, Kuala Lumpur. For the next two nights, stay in a Deluxe room and experience a level of service undoubtedly amongst some of the best in the world. Using this luxury hotel as your base gives you the chance to explore Kuala Lumpur in style, and you can also enjoy one of our pre-bookable Experiences if you so wish. The hotel is also conveniently linked to the prestigious Starhill Gallery and its village of restaurants.
DAY 3 - KUALA LUMPUR TO CAMERON HIGHLANDS
Drive by private car through rolling hills, tea plantations and rainforest to the stylish Cameron Highlands Resort for a two night stay (approx. 3½ hours). This elegant boutique hideaway is steeped in colonial heritage and promises fine dining, an exceptional spa, lush rounds of golf, jungle trails and traditional afternoon tea. Explore the local area which offers everything from strawberry and rose farms to local villages and famous tea plantations. The 56 Deluxe rooms and suites are impeccably furnished to the highest standards and are fully equipped with minibar, television, a seating area, four-poster beds and large rain showers.
DAY 5 - CAMERON HIGHLANDS TO PANGKOR LAUT
This morning, drive by private car to Lumut on the west coast (approx. 2½ hours) and take the 15 minute scheduled speedboat ride to the private island of Pangkor Laut. Truly a slice of Malaysian paradise, in Pangkor Laut Resort you will enjoy six blissful nights at a world class idyllic resort nestled amongst the shaded rainforest. This is the perfect opportunity to enjoy the secluded bays and pristine beaches of a natural yet luxurious island retreat.
DAY 11 - DEPART
Return to Kuala Lumpur by speedboat and private road transfer from Pangkor Laut to connect with your homeward or onward journey. Alternatively, perhaps extend your stay with a visit to the historic trading port of Malacca.
You may wish to extend your holiday to experience two extra nights at the sister hotel Majestic Malacca. Malacca offers a wide array of historic attractions, ideal for those interested in bygone eras and the historic side of Malaysia.
DAY 11 - KUALA LUMPUR TO MALACCA
From Kuala Lumpur transfer by private car (approx. two and a half hours) by road south to Malacca and a Deluxe room at the five star Majestic Malacca for two nights. Enjoy exploring this historic town.
DAY 13 - DEPART
Return by private road transfer to Kuala Lumpur for your onward journey.
SHANGRI-LA’S TANJUNG ARU RESORT + SPA
An alternative for those seeking total relaxation on the unspoilt yet striking East Coast, enjoy six nights (from Day 6) at Shangri-La’s Tanjung Aru Resort + Spa.
DAY 5 - KUALA TERENGGANU
Drive approx. three and a half hours to Kuala Lumpur to fly with Malaysia Airlines onward to Kuala Terengganu and transfer one hour 15 minutes to Shangri-La’s Tanjung Aru Resort + Spa for six nights.
DAY 11 - DEPART
Return flight to Kuala Lumpur for your onward journey.
GAYA ISLAND RESORT, BORNEO
Part of the Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park, a natural conservation area off the coast of Borneo, this intimate retreat is fringed with a golden beach, rocky coastal outcrops, and surrounded by coral reefs. The hilly landscape of the island is covered with lush tropical rainforest and has the stunning outline of Mount Kinabalu, visible in the distance. Itinerary details available on request.