Off to a well- deserved getaway
AS the year- end draws nearer, it is now time to plan a well- deserved break. Malaysian Harmony Tour and Travel has rolled out some packages this MATTA Fair to help you make a choice.
If you do not plan to venture too far off, opt for one of the Asian MATTA Fair packages. Take a trip to the Land of Smiles with the 5D/ 4N Chiangmai/ Chiangrai package and visit sites of interest, such as Doi Suthep Temple, also known as Double Dragon Temple. This stop also includes a cable car ride. You will also visit a most revered Buddhist temple in Chiangmai – Wat Phra Singh. This tour also takes you to the Golden Triangle and you will also experience a dose of tradition and culture on a visit to the Long Neck Hill Tribe Village.
Another Asian destination to consider is Taiwan. Malaysia Harmony is offering a 7D/ 6N Fun Taiwan package, specially tailored for families. Your tour includes a stay in a hotel in Ximending area with easy access to transport and places of interest as well as nightlife and shopping. This package also includes one entire day for your own leisure.
Highlights of the tour include visiting a fruit farm where you can enjoy fruit picking ( depending on season) – definitely an enjoyable activity for the whole family. You will also enjoy a lake cruise on the crystal clear water of Sun Moon Lake. The tour also includes visiting the bustling Leo Ho Night Market and Fong Jia Night Market.
Alternatively, bring your family to South Korea with the 8D/ 6N Korea package. This package includes a one- night stay at a ski resort and also gives you one free day in Seoul. You can also shop to your heart’s con- tent at the wholesale mall, which is open until about 3am or 4am and heated for your comfort.
If you are looking to fly off further for a different experience, the Western MATTA Fair packages will have something for you.
For an interesting getaway, there is the 9N/ 6N Arctic Circle Winter Wonderland that takes you winter aurora hunting. Other highlights include a visit to Santa Claus Village – the hometown of Santa Claus where you can send postcards to family and friends from the Arctic. Another interesting highlight is the one- night stay in a unique glass igloo hotel and a King Crab excursion where you can catch your own King Crab and have it prepared and cooked for you – a delicious reward at the end of a fabulous excursion.
For a taste of the exotic, there is 10D/ 7N Dream of Morocco package. Be awed by the distinctive landscape of Morocco, especially the Sahara Desert – the biggest desert in the world as well as amazing oasis and canyon views. The tour also includes a camel ride.
A highlight of the tour is a visit to Chefchaouen, or Blue City – a World Heritage Site known for its buildings, which are in various shades of blue. You will also visit the Djemaa El Fna Square, that is surrounded by the Old Medina Souks.
Meanwhile, the exquisite local cuisine is a must- try.
There are also other packages, such as the 6D/ 4N Luxurious Paradise Dubai + Abu Dhabi, which includes a desert safari, featuring a one- night stay in a five- star resort as well as a visit to IMG Worlds of Adventure – the world’s largest indoor theme park – a perfect family activity.
You may also check out the 11D/ 8N South Africa Golden Triangle + Victoria Falls package. Take in the natural scenery and view of the beautiful coastline and go on a safari to see the Big 5 animals in the wild.
All these packages present exciting vacation options for your upcoming travels. So why book during MATTA Fair? – Cheaper packages – Guaranteed seats – Guaranteed prices regardless of currency fluctuation – your tour fare will also not be affected.
To find out more, call Malaysian Harmony at 03- 2145 4226/ 03- 2145 9122, e- mail mhtt@ mysharmony. com or log on to www. malaysianharmony. com. my and keep a look out for its booths this MATTA Fair.
Winter aurora hunting makes for a holiday with a difference.
Chiangmai is a good option for a holiday.
Chefchaouen, or Blue City, is a World Heritage Site.
Picking fruits in Taiwan.