“Tara Na Sa Malaysia” holiday packages brochure truly befits its campaign which also hopes to entice Filipinos to visit other key cities in Malaysia other than Kuala Lumpur.
Recently special event held, Tourism Malaysia launched its campaign with the introduction of the “Tara Na Sa Malaysia” Holiday Packages Brochure on February 14, 2014 at the 2014 PTAA Travel Tour Expo.
Tourism Malaysia has certainly beefed up its promotional efforts through the launch of the “Tara Na Sa Malaysia” holiday packages brochure wherein setting its sights on enjoying a big chunk of the tourism industry this year.
Having dubbed 2014 as “Visit Malaysia Year,” it hopes to attract more visitors to this bustling, energy-filled melting pot of cultures that is filled with wondrous events, amazing festivals and exciting activities all-year round.
Carrying the theme “Celebrating Malaysia Truly Asia,” Tourism Malaysia’s efforts for the year are positioned to make the country a premier Southeast Asian destination for both leisure and business travelers.
The brochure features special Malaysia tour packages that have been put together with valued local travel agents from the Philippines.
• Kuala Lumpur: Malaysia’s capital city is a bustling metropolis with unique landmarks that are instantly recognizable worldwide. Iconic skyscrapers grace the city’s skyline, co-existing with remnants of history. KL is also a melting pot of races and cultures brimming with diverse entertainment options, exciting attractions and a comprehensive transportation system.
• Putrajaya: Known as Malaysia’s administrative capital, it is also nicknamed as the country’s “Intelligent Garden City.” Possessing a refreshingly different urban landscape, the city is a clever combination of nature and state-of-the-art infrastructure.
• Malacca: The birthplace of the nation’s historical and cultural heritage, Malacca has a long and illustrious past. Its remnants are well preserved and can still be seen today, earning it the prestigious title of UNESCO World Heritage City in 2008.
• Johor: Situated at the southernmost part of peninsular Malaysia, it is the country’s southern gateway. The state is blessed with a diversity of natural attractions, including verdant rainforests, cascading waterfalls, thriving wetlands, and beautiful tropical islands off its coasts.
• Penang: One of the world’s top holiday destinations, Penang is a delightful fusion of nature, culture and history. Home to a UNESCO World Heritage City and one of the world’s longest bridges, Penang leaves an indelible mark on each visitor, leaving them wanting more with each visit.
• Sabah: Also known as the “Land Below The Wind,” Sabah is made up of enchanting tropical islands, lush virgin rainforests, and over 30 different ethnic communities. It is most well known for its icon, Mt. Kinabalu, while its island of Sipadan is internationally recognized as one of the world’s best diving destinations.
• Lankawi: This city is part of an archipelago made up of 99 islands and is one of the country’s most popular holiday destinations. It boasts some of the region’s best natural attractions, earning it a UNESCO Global Geopark status in 2007.
It also puts into focus the wide range of activities available to visitors in Malaysia: theme park visits, shopping, nightlife, gastronomic adventures, honeymoon and romantic getaways, golfing, beach, cultural immersions, and many others.
For more information, visit www.tourismmalaysia.gov.my or like Tara Na Sa Malaysia on Facebook.
Malaysia Airlines, Philippine Airlines, PAL Express, Cebu Pacific and Air Asia Zest fly direct from Manila to Kuala Lumpur or Kota Kinabalu.
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