Malaysia is a beautiful country and one of the world's most popular tourist destinations, located in the heart of Southeast Asia, covers the south part of the Malay Peninsula, as well as a large area of the island of Borneo, including also a few smaller and paradisiac islands.
Malaysia is a friendly country with a mix of multicultural and multilingual influences with about half of the population ethnically Malay. The different cultures make Malaysia an attractive destination offering diversity such as in the arts and cuisine.
The country capital, Kuala Lumpur, is a cosmopolitan and fast growing city featuring modern architecture namely the Petronas Towers - the tallest twin towers in the world. Kuala Lumpur also offers fascinating markets, such as Chinatown, colonial architecture and many natural attractions.
Among the most visited towns is Muar, in the state of Johor known for its distinctive historical buildings, pleasant landscapes and excellent food and coffee.
Malaysia is well known for its beaches, many spectacular natural wonders, beautiful islands and rainforests providing resorts for a memorable tropical retreat! Discover our list of Live Webcams of the must-visit attractions all around Malaysia.
Population: estimated 33 million people
Capital: Kuala Lumpur
Other Major Cities: Seberang Perai, Kajang, Klang, Subang Jaya, George Town, Ipoh
Climate: tropical rainforest climate
Popular places to visit: Petronas Twin Towers (Kuala Lumpur), Cameron Highlands, The Historic City of Melaka, Mount Kinabalu, Batu Caves, Gunung Mulu National Park, Bako National Park, Penang Hill, Langkawi Cable Car (Langkawi Island) Kek Lok Si Temple (George Town), Johor Bahru City Square, Legoland Malaysia (Johor),