Malaysia situated in Southeast Asia is one of the 17 megadiverse countries on earth. Essentially that means that Malaysia is home to approximately 20 per cent of the world’s animal species. Just to put things in perspective, Malaysia has about 210 mammal species, Over 620 species of birds, 250 reptile species including some 150 species of snakes among others. These animals find refuge in forests those cover approximately two thirds of Malaysia. It is believed that some of these are 130 million years old!
The tremendous biodiversity in Malaysia is not limited to land only. The ocean surrounding Sipadan Island is considered the most biodiverse in the world. Moreover, the Sulu Sea is yet another a biodiversity. This unique biodiversity and natural wealth has resulted in abundance of travellers to Malaysia. It is considered a prime destination for eco-tourism along with wildlife tourism, beach tourism, and adventure tourism.
But there’s more to Malaysia. One can also be mesmerised by the UNESCO World Heritage sites like Mount Kinabalu, located in the Kinabalu National Park and Mulu Caves, the largest cave system in the world.
The enchantments in Malaysia for the traveller also include modern day marvels in urban metropolises like Putrajaya. And also cultural tourism that showcases the performing arts of the Malay people.
All in all, Malaysia is the holiday one must not miss out. At any cost. Plan your trip with Tybros Holidays.