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(N)Day 2: Singapore
Arrive and transfer to the Park Hotel Clarke Quay for 2 nights. Located by the Singapore river, the Clarke Quay area encompasses a number of restored buildings housing restaurants, shops and an MRT station. (N)Day 3: Singapore
Spend a day exploring the city with a private guide. Discover diverse neighbourhoods such as Chinatown and Little India, a range of museums, the striking Gardens by the Bay nature park and second world war history at the Kranji War Memorial. End your day at one of many numerous dining options, then stop by the Long Bar at the legendary Raffles hotels for a Singapore Sling cocktail. (B)Day 4: Malacca
Drive over the Malaysian border to Malacca, once home to a powerful sultanate and later colonised by Portuguese, Dutch and British empires. Consequently the city has a rich cultural heritage, evident in the unique mix of architectural styles. Stay at the Casa del Rio for 2 nights, a boutique property set on the banks of the Melaka river. (B)Day 5: Malacca
Enjoy an escorted city tour to discover the city’s history, visiting the former Portuguese fortress of Porta de Santiago, learn about Chinese-Malay culture at the Baba Nyonya Museum, and take a stroll down Jonker Street, known for its galleries, antique shops and Dutch colonial-era buildings. (B)Day 6: Kuala Lumpur
Drive to Kuala Lumpur. Stay 2 nights at the Renaissance Kuala Lumpur. Afternoon tour of Batu caves. Traditional Malay dinner at Bijan restaurant. (B, D)Day 7: Kuala Lumpur
Morning city tour, visiting the National Monument, Sultan Abdul Samad government buildings, Independence Square, the Royal Selangor Club and Istana Negara (the National Palace). (B)Days 8-9: The Cameron Highlands
Visit the Cameron Highlands, a picturesque area of winding trails with mountain peaks, waterfalls and jungle, favoured by the British during the colonial era for their cool climate. Explore the highlands visiting the region’s rose gardens, tea plantations and butterfly farms. Stay 2 nights at The Lakehouse, a country house style property overlooking Sultan Abu Bakar Lake. (B)Days 10-11: Penang
Drive to Penang, the oldest British settlement in Malaysia. Stay at the Lone Pine Hotel for 2 nights. Visit Fort Cornwallis, Wat Chayamangkalaram Thai temple and the Chinese clanhouse of Khoo Kongsi. (B)Days 12-13: Fly home
Transfer to Penang airport for a flight to Kuala Lumpur, then connect for your flight home. (B)Meal basis:
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.Important information Superior tour
This tour is based in 4- and 5-star accommodation.Single supplement
Available on request.Tailor-made travel:
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The Lakehouse is an English manor style house set in a valley called ‘The Valley of Eternal Spring’ overlooking the Sultan Abu Bakhar Lake and surrounded by tea plantations, rose gardens and fruit groves.
In the heart of the Golden Triangle, the Renaissance Kuala Lumpur Hotel has an ideal city location just a short stroll from Petronas Twin Towers and the surrounding shopping and nightlife. There are 846 rooms spread between two wings, all featuring high-speed internet access, a safe, air conditioning, minibar and marble bathrooms. There are several on-site restaurants including Japanese cuisine at the Sagano, the stylish Vogue Café, and the Temptations Asian-fusion buffet with a touch of Malaysian flavour. Leisure facilities include an Olympic-size pool, fitness centre, sauna and the Mandara Spa.
Located by the Singapore river, the eclectic Park Hotel Clarke Quay is a short walk from Singapore's vibrant shopping and entertainment districts. This modern 4-star hotel features 336 rooms and suites, all including intelligent lighting and the latest audio technology. In addition to the chic Brizo Bar & Restaurant, the hotel features a 25-metre outdoor pool with adjoining jacuzzi, a spectacular sun deck and a luxury spa.
The Lone Pine Hotel is a luxury boutique property, located on Batu Ferringhi beach along Penang’s coastline. A sister hotel to the Eastern & Oriental in Georgetown, the hotel retains similar colonial touches but has been refurbished in a modern contemporary style. Accommodation is in suites with seafront terraces, balconies or private courtyards, and hotel facilities include a swimming pool, gym, spa, and three restaurants serving Malaysian, Japanese, and international cuisine.
The Casa Del Rio is located by the idyllic Malacca river near the entrance to the historic Malacca Straits. The hotel features 66 elegantly appointed rooms and suites, and the design pays tribute to Malacca's Portuguese heritage, as well as the unique Malacca Sultanate. The hotel's facilities include a restaurant and cafe, an infinity swimming pool, spa treatment rooms and gym.
Low season from £3195 per person
High season from £3395 per person
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*Itinerary: Note that for the 06 Feb 2014* departure date only the itinerary is different to the regular 2014 tour, with a visit to the countryside in Mai Chai and an extra night in Hanoi, and one less night in Hoi An.
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