Malaysia is located in the heart of southeast Asia consisting of
330,200 km2 and is divided into two main regions: the peninsula of Malaysia
lying just south of Thailand and East Malaysia to the north of Indonesia, on the
island of Borneo. East Malaysia has the larger portion of the total area mainly
comprising of undeveloped land and jungle. The regions are divided into thirteen
states and federal territories.
Malaysia is a land of fascinating sights and attractions, rich in colour and
contrasts, her multi-faceted charm provides intriguing images that leave
visitors in awe. The natural warmth of Malaysians is legendary, their
friendliness and hospitality would prove to be a very special experience. Its
sun-drenched beaches, enchanting islands, diverse flora and fauna, forest
retreats and magnificent mountains are among the best in this region.
The temperature that fluctuates little throughout the year therefore travel
in Malaysia is a pleasure. Average temperature is between 21-32° C.
Humidity is high. Rainfall between November to February on the east coast of
peninsula Malaysia, the western Sarawak and north-eastern Sabah. The west coast
of the Malaysian peninsula has rainy seasons during April-May and