Located in South East Asia, over 30 million people are calling this compelling country their home. Kuala Lumpur, the capital city is jam-packed with inquisitive tourists, keen to taste and experience local food such as apam balik, mee goreng, nasi kerabu and many more. You can find these traditional foods at restaurants scattered across the country. Some famous well restaurants in Malaysia are Tajuddin Hussain, No. 7 Sup Corner, Mama's Nyonya Cuisine to name a few. Another highlight for Malaysia’s visitors is the culture, which also hold a huge contribution towards the unique local cuisines on offer with a large influence from the Malay, Chinese, Indian, Thai, Javanese and Sumatran cultures. Malaysia is blessed with an abundance of jungles and rainforests, beautiful beaches and fast-paced, lively cities ready for you to explore with your hire car.
We enable you to explore this country in your hire car, in the most affordable and comfortable way possible. Allowing you to explore in depth the beauty of the beaches along the coastlines of Malaysia while admiring some of the spicy cuisines brought to you by the friendly locals.
Malaysia has adopted a somewhat pluralist society, with Chinese, Indian and traditional Malaysian culture infusing to develop a unique and unbelievably enticing mix. Some must-see spots include Penang, Sabah and Tioman Island, which is one of the most picturesque islands in the world. Malaysia is a gorgeously exotic country with the friendliest people you could hope to meet leading to a beginning of new friendships.
You can collect your Malaysia Car Hire as soon as you arrive at Kuala Lumpur International Airport, or at any one of the downtown depots, making convenience a top priority. A rejuvenating destination to visit is the Cameron Highlands, where you are able to take in the immense beauty of the mountains and feel refreshed by the atmosphere that this isolated environment withholds.
There is so much to see and do in this spectacular country, check out a few of the Events and Festivals in Malaysia:
- Paintball World Cup 2015 at Mahsuri International Exhibition Centre, Langkawi
- Malaysia International Gourmet Festival - MIGF 2015 held throughout Malaysia
- Citrawarna@Kuala Lumpur held at Merdeka Square
- 37th World Arm Wrestling Championship at Berjaya Times Square Hotel, Kuala Lumpur
Driving within Malaysia is relatively quite easy due to fuel being so cheap, road signs are clearly marked and there are a lot of English speaking locals that wouldn't mind giving a friendly face a hand for help or assistance. With the comfort of your hire car, you can make the most of this wonderful country. Be aware though that locals use motorbikes as their main method of transportation, so it is highly recommended to be aware of your surroundings when driving.
Top Car Hire Locations in Malaysia
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