This in-depth tour highlights all the best this wonderful country has to offer as you travel overland from Singapore through the Malay Peninsular to Bangkok in Thailand.
You will be collected early from your hotel in Singapore and transferred to the Railway Station for your train journey to Tampin (Malacca). Enjoy the rural scenery as the train passes through villages and plantations. When you arrive at Tampin Railway station you will be met and proceed on a tour of the historical sites of this city including Cheng Hoon Teng temple – the oldest functioning Chinese temple in Malaysia, as well as the Malacca Clock Tower and the famous Porta de Santiago.
After breakfast depart for the capital city, Kuala Lumpur where you will enjoy a city tour.
Today head for the countryside, visiting a pewter factory showing Malaysia as one of the largest producers of pewter, before heading to Batu Caves – the holy, sacred cave temple for Hindus. This afternoon is at leisure.
Today travel to the Cameron Highlands with stops made along the way at cottage industries. Cameron Highlands is noted for tea plantations and cooler temperatures. You will visit a tea plantation, tea factory and the butterfly farm.
After an early breakfast you set off for the island of Penang. Cross over the bridge to what is otherwise known as the “Pearl of the Orient” via the fifth longest bridge in the world.
Enjoy a Cultural and Heritage tour of Georgetown know UNESCO listed. Visit the 3rd longest reclining Buddha figure in the world as well as many other sites. Return to the hotel in the afternoon where you have time at leisure. In the late evening take in the nightlife along Batu Ferringhi.
After a morning at leisure, you transfer to Butterworth Railway Station to board the train to Bangkok. This is an overnight sleeper departing at approx 2.20pm.
Your tour will end upon arrival at Bangkok Railway Station at approx 1.30pm.
8 Days ex Singapore
Group Tour – Departures every Wednesday with a minimum of 2 passengers
Coach Tour with English speaking guide including all accommodation in Superior (4 star) hotels with daily breakfast, all transfers and sightseeing detailed including all entrance fees. Local English speaking guide(s) and full pre-departure information
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