Holidays in Malaysia

Hotels in Malaysia

Essential information for Malaysia

Local time

Language

Flag of Malaysia
Malay

Currency

Malaysian Ringgit
Official currency of Malaysia

Do I need a VISA?

British citizens do not require a visa.

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Flight information

Kuala Lumpur
12h 50m
Direct

Flight schedule

  • Malaysia Airlines flights to Kuala Lumpur depart twice daily from London Heathrow. Onward flights to Penang, Langkawi and Kota Kinabalu (Borneo) are also operated by Malaysia Airlines.

Malaysia Tourism Tax

The Royal Malaysian Customs Department have introduced a Tourism Tax on accommodation across the country. A flat fee of RM10, approximately $2.34, will be taxed per room per night on all accommodation options. This tax is solely for foreign tourists and they will be liable to pay directly to the hotel upon check-in.

Malaysia holidays

Dazzling cityscapes meet idyllic islands and wildlife-packed jungle. Here are the best attractions of Malaysia.

Beaches

Culture & Sightseeing

Wildlife

Luxury

Food & Drink

Events & Festivals