The Semenggoh Nature Reserve is famous for its orangutan orientation program in which orphaned or rescued orangutans are taught to live in the wild.
Travelers who make their way to Batu Caves near Kuala Lumpur will be rewarded with some pretty awesome Hindu art.
The three main caves that make up Batu Caves make it the most popular Hindu shrine outside of India, and attract thousands of worshippers at Thaipusam, an annual Hindu festival.
Redang Island is made for beach lovers, with its white sand beaches and crystal clear ocean water, making it popular with snorkelers – great snorkeling is the island’s main attraction. Though it’s one of the largest islands off the eastern Malay Peninsula, it’s small enough that visitors can get around on foot, either on roads or trekking through the jungle.
Redang Island is one of nine islands in a marine nature reserve. Bako National Park is a popular tourist attraction in Malaysia for travelers who enjoy the great outdoors.
Almost 2 million foreign tourists traveled to Malaysia in 2010.
Most of them were citizens from neighboring countries such as Singapore and Indonesia but a growing number of other foreign tourists are discovering this country as well.Malaysia offers two very distinct experiences: the peninsula and Borneo (an island shared with Indonesia and Brunei).The peninsula is a mix of Malay, Chinese and Indian flavors with an efficient and modern capital, Kuala Lumpur.The top Malaysia tourist attractions: Wannabe botanists likely will enjoy a visit to Gunung Gading National Park where the world’s largest flower grows.Rafflesia blooms can grow up to three feet in diameter, and have a nasty smell.The best time to see the orangutans are the morning and afternoon feeding sessions.