Welcome to Malaysia
Malaysia-a country full of fascinating sights and contrasts that promises and intriguing experience to all visitors t o the country. It is here you will find endless with sandy beaches, green golf courses, diverse flora and fauna, spectacular wildlife, irresistible shopping treats and colorful festivals, complimented by her own friendly and hospitable people. Being one of the most pleasant and hassle-free countries to visit, Malaysia is an interesting fusion of Malay, Chinese, Indian as well as indigenous cultures and customs.
Must-See Festivals and Events
Petronas Malaysia Formula 1Welcome to Sepang International Circuit, one of the fastest track designed to test the skill of even the finest drivers in the world! The panoramic view from the grandstand provides a truly one of a kind experience.
Independence DayHari Merdeka (Independence Day) commemorates the independence of the Federation of Malaya from British colonial rule in 1957. It is celebrated on August 31 each year.
Hari Raya AidilfitriAfter fasting from dawn to dusk for a month, Hari Raya Aidilfitri is a day that signifies victory for Muslims everywhere. On this special day, Muslims attend special morning prayers in mosques and visit the cemeteries of their loved ones. Decked in their traditional finery, friends and family from near and far come together to celebrate this joyous occasion.
Chinese New YearChinese New Year is a time for celebration and merrymaking. Family reunion feasts and open houses are a common feature and children receive 'ang pows' or little red money packets from the elders. Don't miss the exciting lion and dragon dance performances at shopping malls and homes.
ThaipusamEnjoy this colourful and fascinating festival in Kuala Lumpur where Thaipusam is celebrated with thousand of devotees carrying body piercing “Kavadis”, or ornate frames as penance.
Rainforest World Music FestivalMusician from around the world gather to perform diverse ethnic misic in living museum known as Sarawak Cultural Village. The festival is set to bring ardent fans of music from all corners of the world.
Malaysia Mega Sale CarnivalShop to your heart’s content during the Malaysia Mega Sale where you can find the best bargains and value for money.
Mount Kinabalu International Climbathon - Adventure SeriesThe Mount Kinabalu International Climbathon-Adventure Series covers a challenging 23km route, taking participants up the Summit Trail to Laying-Layang (2.072m above sea level), before descending to Mesilou and heading on the finish line at Kundasang Town. The race offers spellbinding vistas of Kinabalu Park’s tropical and sub-tropical mountain forests, summit peaks and river valleys.
Port Dickson International TriathlonCatch the live action as athletes compete in a test of endurance and stamina. Challenges include swimming, cycling and running. Don't miss this chance to be at Port Dickson, the most popular beach on the Peninsular's west coast.
Langkawi International Maritime & Aerospace ExibitionA high-profile biennial event featuring the latest technologies in the aerospace and maritime sector