Travel to Malaysia with Alitalia’s Italian flair and upon arrival you’ll find richly adorned palaces, temples, mosques and traditional Sarawak longhouses, all bearing witness to the multicultural diversity of this beautiful country. Famed for its beaches and cleanliness, Malaysia will also delight you with one of the best cuisines on the planet.
Spend a day on the golden sandy beaches of the Perhentian Islands where you can dive into the crystal clear waters, or visit the tea plantations in the Cameron highlands. The “Gunung Mulu” and “Taman Negara” National Parks are spectacular and you may even spot some of the famous orangutans. Visit the Malaysian capital Kuala Lumpur, where the stunning and diverse architecture dates from the mid-19th century to the futuristic skyscrapers of the 21st. The Petronas Towers and the Kuala Lumpur Tower offer sweeping, spectacular vistas over this amazing city. You can also enjoy some truly phenomenal dining experiences in the restaurants of Chinatown or Little India.
Travel to Malaysia between March and October for reduced humidity levels, though January and February are great for colorful and exciting festivals like the Chinese New Year. If you’re on a budget, roadside food stalls abound and offer mouthwateringly good local delicacies at very attractive prices.