MALAYSIA & SINGAPORE

Kuala Lumpur & Singapore

Overview

TOUR CODE: KULSIN

Be amazed by the highlight of Malaysia and Singapore on this enchanting 8 days journey. Our tour begins from bustling Kuala Lumpur and tour the city’s best cultural and historic sites. Continue to cosmopolitan Singapore, taking in the modern and historic delights and see the wonderful plant collection at Singapore’s 150-year old Botanic Gardens.

What’s Included

  • Round-trip economy class airfare on Singapore Airlines
  • 3 nights in a Deluxe room at the Corus Hotel in Kuala Lumpur
  • 3 nights in a Superior room at Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel in Singapore
  • Daily breakfast
  • Round-trip  airport/hotel transfers
  • Half-day Countryside and Batu Caves Tour in Kuala Lumpur
  • Half-day Singapore City Tour
  • All taxes, fees and carrier imposed surcharges

Itinerary

DAY 01

DEPART HOMETOWN/KUALA LUMPUR

Today, we board our flight to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

DAY 02

ARRIVE KUALA LUMPUR (B)

Arrive in Kuala Lumpur, the Malaysia capital. Meet our driver at the airport arrival hall for your transfer to your hotel.

DAY 03

COUNTRYSIDE AND BATU CAVES TOUR (B)

After breakfast, drive to the outskirts of the city, we will first cruise along the ‘Ambassador Row’, Istana Sharif Ali and Malay villages. Our first stop, the Royal Selangor Pewter, is the largest and most modern pewter factory in the world, renowned for high quality products and exceptional craftsmanship. During the tour of the factory, you will get a chance to learn the different processes, such as casting, filing, polishing, soldering, hammering and engraving of pewter products. Next, we stop at a Batik Factory to see how batik is being designed and printed. Our last stop will be at the limestone hills of Batu Caves. A flight of 272 steps will lead up to the sacred Hindu temple cave where the shrine of Hindu deity, Lord Murugah lies. Another cave, called the museum cave, is filled with images of deities and murals depicting scenes from the Hindu scriptures. (This tour is operated on a  share basis.)

Notes:

- In respecting the Batu Caves Temples as a religious place of worship, kindly reminded to dress appropriately.

- Visit to Batu Caves not available 3 days during Thaipusam (normally end of January/ early February).

DAY 04

KUALA LUMPUR (B)

Today is a free day to explore the city at your leisure.

 

Optional tour (minimum 2 participants):

Half-day Kuala Lumpur Street Food Trail Tour

Embrace the food enriched with deep tradition and heritage in Petaling Street. The place where most say is the birthplace of Kuala Lumpur.

Highlights:

  • Indulge in delicious local delights such as the national favorite Char Kuew Teow (Stir Fried Rice Noodles), Yong Tau Fu (vegetables with freshly stuffed fish paste, local seasonal fruits and pastries.
  • Experience a local coffee shop (kopitiam –one of the last few authentic ones around heart of KL), with its local brew the Liberica bean coffee and the hustle bustle of a Malaysian wet market.
  • Get acquainted with our local produce from vegetables to various selections of seafood and poultry.
  • Refresh yourself and understand the world of TCM (Traditional Chinese Medicine) and its herbal properties, sampling some herbal teas (a quick –fix to the heat and warmth of Malaysian weather).
  • Witness the trades and occupation of the early days by the community in Chinatown such as sundry shop and what it has to offer.

After the tour, return to hotel at your leisure.

Notes:

-Tour is not available on Sunday and Public Holidays. This tour is operated on a  share basis.

- Please wear comfortable walking shoes, sun block and umbrella.

 

Full-day Historical Malacca Tour  with lunch

Malacca is a UNESCO heritage site, the historic colonial towns is a living testimony to the multi –cultural heritage of traditional Asia and European colonial influences. Here many battles has been fought to gain control of this strategic base located between the Eastern and Western world leading to the monopoly and control of the lucrative East Indies’ spice trade. When the early European settlers departed, they left behind a treasure trove of historical buildings and landmarks synonymous to Malacca today.

 

Your tour will drive pass the Bukit China or Chinese Hill  – the largest Chinese cemetery outside of China. Stop at the foothill to view the Sultan’s Well before driving through the Portuguese Settlement. Visit the famous gateway, ‘Porta De Santiago’ and the ruins of St. Paul’s Church lined with 17th century Dutch tombstones.

 

Next on the list is ‘Red Square’  – the salmon pink Dutch administrative buildings which today houses the Malacca Museum and government offices. Visit Christ church before proceeding for lunch. After lunch, we visit the ‘Abode Merciful Clouds’ or the Cheng Hoon Teng Temple – the only temple where you can find 3 major doctrines of local Chinese beliefs of Taoism, Buddhism and Confucianism. Lastly, take a stroll along the famous Jonker Street which also houses rows of antique shops Malaccan’s style.

NOTES:

•     Wear comfortable walking shoes. This tour is operated on a  share basis.

•     Tour does not include the entrance fee to Stadhuy’s Museum (MYR10 per person).

DAY 05

KUALA LUMPUR/SINGAPORE  (B)

Meet your driver at your hotel lobby for your transfer to the airport for your flight to Singapore. Upon arrival in Singapore, meet your driver at the airport arrival hall for your transfer to your hotel.

 

Optional Tour (Minimum 2 participants):

Night Out at Marina Bay

In the evening, join us for a tour to the Gardens by the Bay, discover exotic plants in the FlowerDome from the 5 continents which are displayed in 9 different gardens, or walk in the Cloud Forest and marvel at the 114 feet tall indoor waterfall, a mysterious world veiled in mist with and be amazed at the unique and fragile plants. Watch the SuperTree Grove come alive with an exhilarating display of light and sound at night! Be amazed with a birds-eye view of the city and Marina Bay from the top of Marina Bay Sand’s Skypark – it is a roof like no other, perched 656 feet in the air with observation deck in the clouds (weather permitting) (This tour is operated on a  share basis.)

*Night out at Marina Bay Tour operates from Wednesday to Saturday. Tour includes 1 Dome at Gardens by the Bay.

DAY 06

SINGAPORE CITY TOUR (B)

Explore the city by driving round the Civic District, passing by the Padang, Cricket Club, historic Parliament House, Supreme Court and City Hall. Next, stop at the Merlion Park and enjoy the impressive views of Marina Bay. Do not miss out this picture-taking opportunity with The Merlion, a mythological creature that is part lion and part fish. Visit Thian Hock Keng Temple, one of Singapore’s oldest Buddhist-Taoist temples, before driving past Chinatown. Stop by a Local Handicraft Centre and observe craftsmen at work up-close. Continue to the National Orchid Garden, located within Singapore Botanic Gardens, which boasts a sprawling display of 60,000 orchid plants. Let your senses come alive at Little India as you walk past shops along the five-footway offering a variety of exotic fruits, spices, jasmine and orchid garlands. Watch a skillful demonstration of Teh Tarik – Pulled Tea at a “Sarabat Stall” and sample the tea after with your guide explaining the origins of this all-time local favorite beverage. (This tour is operated on a  share basis.)

DAY 07

SINGAPORE (B)

With no planned activities, you are free to explore Singapore at leisure.

 

Optional tour (Minimum 2 participants):

Singapore Foodelicious Tour

Serving up a true melting pot of flavors and food, Singapore’s cultural diversity is reflected through the array of local cuisines comprising Chinese, Malay, Indian and Peranakan. The bustling Geylang Serai market lies at the

heart of the Malay community and features predominately Malay and Indian cuisine. The famous market has a wet section selling fresh produce, from live fi sh to spices, and a food centre on the upper level. Enjoy all time Singaporean favorites like Roti Prata and Thosai taken with a frothy glass of Teh Tarik. Traditionally associated with the Peranakan and Eurasian communities, the Joo Chiat/Katong enclave is a treasure trove rich in history and picture-perfect architecture of pre-war shophouses. To Singaporeans this neighborhood is home to the famous Laksa, Ondeh-ondeh and other delicacies. And, if you’re lucky, you’ll get to watch popiah masters standing over hot griddles twirling dollops of dough in mid-air to make those paper thin wrappers for fresh spring rolls. This afternoon is free at your leisure.

* This tour operates on a share basis and available from Tuesday to Friday.

DAY 08

SINGAPORE DEPARTURE (B)

Meet your driver at your hotel lobby for your transfer to the airport for your flight home.

Meals: B= Breakfast        L=Lunch

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Pricing

Per person, based on double occupancy

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    Sep 01 - Dec 09$1,399$1,399$1,499$1,499$1,499
    Dec 10 - 31$1,699$1,699$1,799$1,799$1,799
    2020
    Jan 04 - Mar 22$1,399$1,399$1,499$1,499$1,499
    Premium Economy Class Upgrade (R) (each way)From $400.00From $400From $400From $600From $600
    Prices listed are per person, based on double occupancy and subject to availability. Fares for outbound travel on weekends (Fri - Sun) are $75 higher each way. Inbound air peak season surcharge of $75.00 per person from Jan 01-08. Tour prices include all taxes, fees and carrier-imposed surcharges. Please be aware that a Malaysia Tourism Tax of MYR 10 Malaysian Ringgit. (approx. US$3.00) per room, per night will be collect by hotel upon check out. Premium Economy Class Upgrade is for International flight only. Intra-Asia flight is on economy class.
    Hotel blackout dates: Grand Copthorne Waterfront: Sep 19-22, Dec 31, 2019 & Feb 10-13, Mar 02-05, 2020
    (LAX-SQN144/SFO-SQN145/SEA-SQQ116/JFK-SQN163/IAH-SQN116/C-08)

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