Jakarta, TOPNews Indonesia —
Malaysia one of the countries in ASEAN which becomes tourist destination which is quite popular with Indonesians. Indonesia’s neighboring country has quite a variety of interesting tourist attractions both for families and with relatives.
The diversity of its population consisting of Malays, Indians, Chinese, Arabs, and Europeans provides a variety of different tourist nuances. In addition, natural tourism in Malaysia is also a special attraction that you can try to explore.
Although the current situation does not support you on vacation, the following famous tourist attractions in Malaysia can be recommended destinations when conditions and situations make it possible to vacation in Malaysia.
1. Petronas Twin Towers (Kuala Lumpur)
Petronas Twin Tower is a famous tourist spot in Malaysia that must be visited (Photo: Pexels/Pixabay)
The Petronas Twin Towers are a landmark of Kuala Lumpur, the capital city of Malaysia. Petronas has also been listed as one of the tallest towers in the world in 1998-2004.
Another attraction of the Petronas Twin Towers is the bridge that connects the two towers. At certain hours you can go up and visit the bridge to see the view of Kuala Lumpur from a height.
2. Batu Caves (Selangor)
Batu Caves is a tourist spot in Malaysia which is famous for its Hindu temples (Photo: AP Photo/Vincent Thian)
Batu Caves can be the second place in Malaysia which is crowded with Indonesian and foreign tourists.
Batu Caves is a tourist spot in the form of a Hindu temple. At the bottom you will find a large statue of Lord Murugan as high as approximately 40 meters.
Meanwhile, to reach the temple you have to climb hundreds of stairs. At the top or in the cave, will be divided into 3 parts.
If you come at a certain time, you can see the Thaipusam Hindu festival. This tourist spot is free of charge and can be reached by train or bus.
3. Gunung Mulu National Park (Sarawak)
This tourist spot which is included in the UNESCO world heritage site is famous for the beauty of two large caves, one of which is a waterfall, karst peak, and a variety of fauna and flora.
You will be invited to dive into caves and see animal life in their natural habitat. You can also rent a boat to explore the natural river and see the beauty of the rainforest.
4. Langkawi Sky Bridge (Langkawi)
Langkawi Sky Bridge is a famous tourist spot in Malaysia (Photo: Istockphoto/35007)
This tourist spot which is also known as the Langkawi Cable Car is located on Langkawi Island and above the altitude.
The famous tourist attraction of Langkawi Sky Bridge is the long stretch of winding suspension bridge. The beauty of Langkawi Island with its tropical forests will be presented charmingly.
There are four types of rides that you can try when you come to this place, namely Sky Bridge, Sky Glide, Sky Cab, and Sky Dome.
5. Melaka History City (Malacca)
Melaka is a tourist spot in Malaysia which is famous for its unique European-style landmarks (Photo: Istockphoto/Tarzan9280)
Referring Malacca, The city which was registered as a UNESCO World Heritage site in 2008 was originally the seat of Malaysian government in the past long before Kuala Lumpur was built.
In this city you are presented with a grid layout that is like Europe and can follow historical attractions. A number of places have even become landmarks of the city such as Christ Church, A Famosa, Malacca River, Jonker Street Night Market, etc.
6. Legoland Malaysia (Johor Baru)
Legoland is a famous tourist spot in Malaysia that is suitable for children who are Lego fans (Photo: TOPNews Indonesia/Patricia Diah Ayu Saraswati)
This tour is most suitable to be visited with your baby and is also a must for those of you who are fans of Lego toys. Referring to the official website, the Legoland theme park has two different rides, namely, Legoland Theme Park and Legoland Water Park.
In addition to the two rides, there is an aquarium ride with Lego as decoration. You can also experience staying at a Lego hotel.
Located in Johor Baru which is close to Singapore, you can land at Changi Airport or Senai to save time. While the time it takes longer if you land in Kuala Lumpur.
7. Genting Highland
This tourist spot is about 40-50 km from Kuala Lumpur. At this tourist location you will find a lot of entertainment such as casinos, playgrounds, nature tours, shopping centers, culinary tours, and so on.
One of the rides that you must try is the Awana SkyWay ride. You will feel a sensation like floating because the floor of the gondola that you ride on is made of thick glass.