Iconic skyscrapers and sprawling shopping centres define the capital of Kuala Lumpur, but once you leave the city, the lush jungles of Borneo, the pristine beaches of Langkawi and the endless food options in Penang await.
Dozens of destinations in one, Malaysia is an underrated Southeast Asian hotspot when compared to Thailand or Bali - but there's plenty of reasons to make it over to Malaysia. These hot deals are a good place to start.
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Fast facts about Malaysia
Where is it? Malaysia is on the Southeast Asian mainland just south of Thailand and north of Singapore. Part of Borneo is also Malaysian territory.
How do I get there? Direct flights are available from across Australia with both full-service and budget airlines. It's about a 5.5-hour flight from the West Coast or 8.5 hours from the east. Read more...
When should I go? While temperatures in Malaysia are rather consistent year round, November to March brings the driest weather on the west coast where most major cities and tourist areas are. If you're visiting the east coast, the opposite months are better. Read more...
What should I do? Explore the jungles of Borneo, climb to the top of Kota Kinabalu, unwind on the beaches of Langkawi, eat until you're stuffed at the hawker centres of Penang. Read more...