Malaysia is easily one of the most diversely beautiful places in South East Asia. The diversity in culture, food, history and people. Malaysia is rich. Ideal for backpackers, families, lads on tour. There is something for every type of person! Skyscrapers, beaches or green forests? You can have all of it there.
Language – Bahasa Malaysia (Malay) Also spoken: Tamil, Mandarin
Currency – Malaysian Ringgit (MYR RM)
Safety – The safety level is medium as petty crime rate is high. Look after your belongings and be aware of potential common scams. Don’t be too naïve. Stay wary but for most of it the locals are friendly and Malaysia is a beautiful place to travel safely.
Packing guides – Asia Tour Packing Guide
Beach Holiday Packing Guide
Hiking Packing Guide