The folk of Negeri Sembilan are extremely proud of their state and its heritage. The Minangkabau legacy dictates that women are the leaders in society and that inheritances are passed down to daughters and not sons. Like every state steeped in history, Negeri Sembilan’s began in the 14th century when western Sumatran settlers came under threat from the Javanese.
Johor means;Precious Stones’ and this moniker truly reflects the many wonders the state has to offer tourists.; Bordering Malacca, Negeri Sembilan and Pahang in the north and Singapore just across the causeway.
The third largest city in Malaysia Ipoh, also known as the Bougainvillaea City, is the capital of Perak state. Historically, 'Ipoh' referred to the Old Town and New Town divided by the Kinta River at its heart, from which the city grew. It is approximately 200 km from Kuala Lumpur via the North-South Highway.
The oldest civilisation in Peninsular Malaysia is the land of padi fields, Kedah. One of the most appealing northern states, Kedah mirrors the quintessential Malay persona and offers visitors a glimpse into interesting people and mind-boggling attractions. Lembah Bujang in the state of Kedah contains the remains of the Langkasuka Kingdom believed to date back to the fifth century.
Perak is a state that has everything. It has clean and pristine beaches, unspoiled and secluded islands, tranquil lakes, virgin rainforests, relaxing hill-resorts and charming towns. More than anything else, Perak’s beautiful and undulating landscape will mesmerise any visitor, and its lush jungles and rugged limestone hills will capture your imagination.
Perlis is not only Malaysia's smallest state in terms of size but also unique in its own way. This is one of the best places to experience Malaysia's rustic charms, padi fields as far as the eye can see and ancient limestone outcrops.
A trip to the Klang Valley would not be complete without visiting Malaysia’s new Federal administrative capital Putrajaya. Explore it and discover why it is also known as a fully intelligent Garden City.
The fun never stops at Genting - City of Entertainment - perched on the top of Genting Highlands, which is accessible by road or cable car. There is a choice of outdoor or indoor theme parks, indoor splash pool with warm water, or outdoor water park.
As the most developed and fastest growing state in Malaysia, Selangor is expected to become a fully industrialised state by 2005. With Shah Alam as its capital and Klang as its royal town, it is an exciting destination for travellers and has many surprises in store for every kind of adventure seeker.