Buzzing cities, culinary sensations, beautiful beaches, idyllic islands and national parks with wildlife-packed rainforests – all of this can be found in Malaysia.
The east coast is hot and sunny for much of the year with the warm waters of the South China Sea generating a breeze that moderates the humidity somewhat.
The west coast mainaland and islands off the Malay Peninsular are typically tropical; hot, sunny and humid with showers all year round
- Currency: Ringgit
- Time difference: GMT +7
- Flight from UK: 12 hours 50 minutes to Kuala Lumpur, plus transfer time
- Visa: Not for UK citizens
- Language: Malay