Sightseeing Tours

Tour Information

  1. All tours will depart and return to Kuala Lumpur Convention Center Main Entrance.
  2. All tours are on private basis based on minimum of 12pax.
  3. All tours are inclusive of English Speaking Driver services.
  4. Comfortable walking shoes recommended.
  5. Full payment is required in advance to confirm participation.
  6. The organiser reserves the right to cancel any tour for which there is insufficient demand at any time. Refund will be done within 3 months after the event.
  7. It is recommended that Participants purchase adequate insurance coverage for health, travel and private liability. The organisers will not accept responsibility for personal injury, loss or damage to private, personal property of conference delegates and/or accompanying persons.
  8. Kindly fill up the Tour Registration Form and send the form to the ISWA 2018 Conference Secretariat at secretariat@iswa2018.org.

Tour Registration Form

 

 

22 OCT 2018

Half Day Program : Kuala Lumpur City & Oriention Tour

A must for the first time visitors to Kuala Lumpur (KL)! They say the best way to get to know a new city is through a tour.

This interesting tour will unveil the beauty and charm of the old and new KL, which is also known as the Garden City of Lights.  See the contrast of the magnificent skyscrapers against buildings of the colonial days.  The KL tour will take you to many of the highlights that this beautiful city has to offer. By the end of the tour, you will probably feel as if you have “seen” the soul of KL!

Tour highlights:

  • New King’s Palace (photo stop)
  • National Monument
  • National Museum ( exclude entrance fees)
  • National Mosque (photo stop)
  • Petronas Twin Tower (photo stop)
  • Handicraft Centre; Cocoa Boutique
Departure : 0900 hours
Duration : Estimated 4 hours
Pick/Drop : KLCC Convention Hall Lobby

Note: Please wear comfortable cotton clothes and walking shoes, hat/cap and sunglasses.

KUALA LUMPUR CITY & ORIENTION TOUR
Cost Per Person € 30.00
Rates Includes :

  • Professional English Speaking Guide
  • A bottle water (500ml)

Tour will materialize with a minimum of 12 participants

Full Day Program : Malacca Heritage Tour

Malacca is a UNESCO heritage site, the historic colonial towns is a living testimony to the multi-cultural heritage of traditional Asia and European colonial influences. Here many battles has been fought to gain control of this strategic base located between the Eastern and Western world leading to the monopoly and control of the lucrative East Indies’ spice trade. When the early European settlers departed, they left behind a treasure trove of historical buildings and landmarks synonymous to Malacca today.

Lunch (optional) will be served at a local Peranakan restaurant and after lunch, the groups will then continue on the tours mentioned above before all adjourned at Cheng Hoon Teng, the oldest Chinese temple in Malaysia, where you can find 3 major doctrines of local Chinese belief under the same roof: Taoism, Buddhism and Confucianism. After visiting Cheng Hoon Teng, group will walk towards Kampung Kling Mosque (photo stop) and Jonker Street (Antique Row).

Tour highlights:

  • A’Famosa; Paul; Red Square
  • Street of Harmony - Cheng Hoon Teng; Kampung Keling Mosque; Sri Payyatha Vinayagar Moorthi Temple
  • Jonker Street
  • Lunch at Baba Nyonya Restaurant

Note: Please wear comfortable cotton clothes and walking shoes, hat/cap and sunglasses.

Departure : 0900 hours
Duration : Estimated 8 hours
Pick/Drop : KLCC Convention Hall Lobby
MALACCA HERITAGE TOUR
Cost Per Person € 80.00
Rates Includes :

  • Professional English Speaking Guide
  • A bottle water (500ml)
  • Lunch at local restaurant

Tour will materialize with a minimum of 12 participants

23 OCT 2018

Half Day Program : Countryside & Batu Caves Tour

You will have the opportunity to visit the Royal Selangor Pewter factory, is the largest and most modern pewter factory in the world, renowned for its high quality products and exceptional craftsmanship. During the tour of the factory, you will learn and experience the different processes such as casting, filing, polishing, soldering, hammering and engraving of pewter products.

A visit to the Batik factory will show you how local batik, the art of decorating cloth with wax and dye to create wonderful colours and patterns, is made.

The renowned limestone hills of Batu Caves north of Kuala Lumpur attract thousands of worshippers and tourists, especially during the annual Thaipusam Festival. The main attraction is the large statue of the Hindu God at the entrance, which stands at the foots of a steep 272- step climb up to the caves and a stunning view of the city skyline

Tour highlights:

  • Royal Selangor
  • Batu Caves
  • Batik Outlet
Departure : 0930 hours
Duration : Estimated 5 hours
Pick/Drop : KLCC Convention Hall Lobby

Note: Please wear comfortable cotton clothes and walking shoes, hat/cap and sunglasses.

COUNTRYSIDE & BATU CAVES TOUR
Cost Per Person € 30.00
Rates Includes :

  • Professional English Speaking Guide
  • A bottle water (500ml)

Tour will materialize with a minimum of 12 participants 

Full Day : Genting Highland Tour

Located approximately 6,000 feet above sea level and fringed by one of the oldest tropical jungles in the world amidst the freshness of cool crisp mountain air lies Malaysia's biggest casino resort of Genting Highlands.

As you ride in one of the longest and fastest cable cars in Southeast Asia to the top of the mountain, a panoramic view of the highlands and tropical forest opens below and before you. Take a walk around the peak and enjoy the crisp and cool mountain air.

Its world-class casino provides a truly memorable gaming experience. Try your luck at Blackjack, Keno, Roulette or a host of other casino games. If tempting lady luck is not your cup of tea, take time off to enjoy the numerous recreational facilities available here. There are numerous retail and dining outlets as well as a luxurious spa for those looking to pamper or to be pampered.

Departure : 0930 hours
Duration : Estimated 6 hours
Pick/Drop : KLCC Convention Hall Lobby

Note: Please bring warm clothing. No shorts, sandals and no collarless T-shirt

GENTING HIGHLAND TOUR
Cost Per Person € 80.00
Rates Includes :

  • Professional English Speaking Guide
  • A bottle water (500ml)
  • Local lunch
  • Return Sky Train Ticket

Tour will materialize with a minimum of 12 participants

24 OCT 2018

Full Day Putrajaya Tour & Fantasy Rainforest Show With Lunch

Putrajaya is Malaysia's third and latest Federal Territory.  Built on an expansive marshland and former oil palm estate in Selangor, the city spans an area of almost 5,000 hectares and lies 25 km from Kuala Lumpur.  Putrajaya takes over the administrative functions of the capital city of Kuala Lumpur and is part of the Multimedia Super Corridor project of the Malaysian government.  The streets are elegantly designed with a European feel, along with well-paved roads while the government buildings are a blend of modern architecture with Islamic architecture.

In an enchanting tale of peace, harmony and co-existence, the magical rainforests of Malaysia and its inhabitants are brought to life in the first ever year-long live theatre performance titled “Fantasy Rainforest”.

With a story centered on the special connection between human beings and Mother Nature, the performance will showcase the various flora and fauna in Malaysia’s rainforests, as well as the tribes who live there and interact with their surroundings.

Tour highlights:

  • Putra Mosque
  • Sri Perdana
  • Fantasy Rainforest Show
Departure : 0900 hours
Duration : Estimated 6 hours
Pick/Drop : KLCC Convention Hall Lobby

Note: Please wear comfortable cotton clothes and walking shoes, hat/cap and sunglasses.