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Tour highlights

  • Discover the multicultural cuisine of Penang.

  • Enjoy a local cooking class.

  • Relax on idyllic beaches in Langkawi and Koh Lipe.

  • Explore Malaysia and Thailand without internal flights.

Price includes

  • In-destination transfers
  • Activities and excursions as detailed
  • All accommodations

Itinerary idea in detail

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  • On arrival in Penang, you'll be met by your driver and guide for your transfer to Seven Terraces hotel, an all-suite, historical property in the heart of Penang's UNESCO World Heritage Site.

  • You have the morning at leisure to relax and settle in. This evening, you will discover some of Penang’s most famous cuisine and street food on a privately guided food tour. Sample everything from the famous satay and char koay teow on Kimberley street, to delicious sweet malaiko on Cintra Street. Known as the beating heart of Southeast Asia's streetfood scene, a food tour is the perfect introduction to Penang.

  • Explore the fascinating history and mix of vibrant cultures to be found in Penang today, on a half day walking tour with your guide. Visiting ancient temples, mosques and exhibitions, you will also have the chance to learn about the history of the clan houses in Penang.

  • Put your new culinary knowledge to the test today, with an opportunity to try your hand at making the famous local delicacies yourself in a cooking class, including a visit to a local wet market and time to enjoy your very own creations for lunch.

  • Transfer to Langkawi today by local ferry, and check in to the Andaman. Settle in to your Deluxe Rainforest room and enjoy the lush, tropical surroundings.

  • You may like to explore the marine life from the beach today, using the hotels complimentary snorkeling equipment. A visit to the Marine Life Laboratory offers a chance to learn more about the island’s marine life, and you can even take part in coral feeding, transplantation and private coral tours.

  • Discover the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Kilim Geoforest Park today, exploring Bat Cave, Crocodile Cave and visiting a local fishing village, before enjoying a relaxing swim on a remote beach.

  • You have another day at leisure today to enjoy your pristine surroundings. You may like to enjoy some of the free nature trails, accompanied by the resort's naturalist, Irshad. Otherwise, kayaking, windsurfing and sailing are also available.

  • Explore local life in Langkawi by bicycle today, visiting Malay Kampungs, rubber plantations and iconic paddy fields.

  • Transfer to Koh Lipe in Thailand today by local ferry, and check in to Castaway Beach Resort.

  • You have a day at leisure today to enjoy your idyllic surroundings.

  • Koh Lipe is part of the Tarutao National Marine Park, so you may like to explore the reefs with some snorkeling or diving during your stay.

  • You have another day at leisure today. Boat trips are available from the resort if you would like to visit neighbouring beaches and islands.

  • For your final day relaxing in paradise, you may like to indulge in a traditional Thai massage, or a local yoga class.

  • Transfer from your hotel on Koh Lipe, to Langkawi airport today for your flights home.

Accommodation options

While the itinerary price reflects the suggested accommodation, Audley trips are 100% tailor-made, and a specialist can help you select the option best suited to your tastes and budget.

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Langkawi
 
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