What’s on in AprilJuly 13, 2015
April is an sparkling month to transport around a nation to believe a Malaysia Year of Festivals. Let a Bajaus of Sabah share their adore for a sea with we during a desirable Regatta Lepa race. Or suffer a normal food, enlightenment and past times of a Sarawakian Melanaus during a Kaul Mukah Festival. There’s also a silat carnival, featuring Malaysia’s martial humanities tradition, going on in Kelantan. For some-more complicated pursuits, Penang’s World Music Festival, Ironman 70.3 Putrajaya and selling bargains during a Grand Prix sale promises lots of fun. To give we some ideas of what to do this April, here’s a choice of well-balanced events for tourists, both internal and foreign, to suffer in Malaysia. Plan your outing well, or rivet a services of a protected debate operator/travel agent.
Penang World Music Festival
Penang World Music Festival facilities a desirable collection of performances trimming from normal to fusion. Experience mind-blowing performances by general musicians from Spain, Germany, South Africa, India and more. Marvel during a alloy of ancestral and contemporary attractions, right in a UNESCO Heritage City. We entice we to believe food that will elevate your ambience buds while indulging yourself in this all-in-one song and enlightenment trip.
Date : 11 to 12 April
Venue : Esplanade, Penang
Organiser : Penang State Tourism
Website : penangworldmusic.gov.my
Labuan National Water Festival
This water-splashing eventuality invites visitors to come and enjoy, relax, eat, play and contest in countless water-related activities such as fishing, round-island kayaking, cross-channel swimming, and seaside fishing. Take partial in a beach tug-of-war competition, exam your lively in climbing a sleazy stick or take out a foe in a fun sham fight! Visitors are also acquire to join a Labuan International Sea Challenge that is partial of a annual Malaysia Water Festival; it is among a biggest and renouned H2O sports events in a country. If we are a H2O sports lover, afterwards Labuan is a place for you.
Date : 24 to 26 Apr 2015
Venue : Federal Territory of Labuan
Organiser : Ministry of Tourism and Culture Malaysia
Website : motour-labuan.com
1Malaysia Grand Prix Sale
The 1Malaysia Grand Prix Sale, hold in and with a annual Formula 1 Grand Prix, is a highly-anticipated sale in that shoppers can design to buy fanciful products during a bargain. Tourists entrance to suffer a F1 foe can after believe a Truly Malaysian selling disturb off-circuit that not usually offers a best prices with a best varieties of equipment though also offers an array of dining choices that will light your senses. From desirable culinary temptations and fun and distraction to decrease and entertainment, believe it all during a 1Malaysia Grand Prix Sale.
Date : 14 Mar to 5 April
Venue : Participating malls via Klang Valley
Organiser : Ministry of Tourism and Culture
Website : tourismmalaysia.gov.my
The Ironman eventuality is not for a faint-hearted. If we have a iron will and integrity to float for 1.9 km, cycle for 90 km, and run for 21.1 km, afterwards we competence only cranky that finish line with bragging rights. But if we don’t, it’s still good to watch a perfect earthy and mental strength of male from a sidelines.
Date : 5 April
Venue : Millennium Monument, Precinct 2, Putrajaya
Organiser : World Triathlon Corporation
Website : ironman.com
Wings of Kuala Kubu Bharu- Selangor Bird Race
The fourth Wings of Kuala Kubu Bharu is a good eventuality for birders to come together to suffer inlet and enhance their believe of a opposite class of birds and their habitats. Participants will go by 10 opposite checkpoints starting from a desirable city of Kuala Kubu Baru, past a Kalumpung Hot Springs and finale during a Genting Highlands Awana Resort. The area is partial of a Important Bird Area and has gems such as a Marbled Wren Babbler, Pygmy Wren Babbler, Large Niltava, Silver-Breasted Broadbills and 3 hornbills namely Rhinoceros, Great and Bushy Crested. Experience a immature side of Malaysia here during a Wings of KKB Selangor Bird Race event.
Date : 24 to 26 April
Venue : Kuala Kubu Bharu and Awana Resort, Genting Highlands
Organiser : Hulu Selangor District Council
Website : wingsofkkb.blogspot.com
Nasi Ambeng Carnival
Nasi ambeng or nasi ambang is a perfumed rice plate consisting of white rice served with duck curry or duck baked in soy sauce, vegetables, boiled noodles, some pickled fish, boiled coconut flesh, and so on. It is baked during critical celebrations and served in a tray to be common by 4 to 5 people. Come and believe a unique, village dining character and tasty food of a Javanese-Malay people during a Nasi Ambang Carnival.
Date : 17 to 18 April
Venue : Banghuris Homestay, Sg. Pelek,Sepang Selangor
Organiser : National Department for Culture and Arts
Website : jkkn.gov
UNESCO World Heritage Exhibition
The UNESCO World Heritage Exhibition is being hold during Sultan Abdul Samad Building, Kuala Lumpur. This muster facilities a 4 UNESCO World Heritage sites in Malaysia namely a cities of Melaka and George Town, a Archaeological Heritage of Lembah Lenggong, Gunung Mulu National Park and Kinabalu Park. Though small, a muster is packaged with many engaging exhibits and information about any UNESCO site, and is a good stop before tourists confirm to revisit any of a tangible destinations. The UNESCO World Heritage Exhibition runs until 31 Dec 2015. Admission is free.
Date : Until 31 Dec 2015
Venue : Sultan Abdul Samad Building, Kuala Lumpur
Organiser : Department of National Heritage
Website : facebook.com/jabatanwarisannegara
Regatta Lepa Fiesta
The Regatta Lepa normal vessel foe occurs annually in Apr and it is a charming festival that pays loyalty to a lepa, a normal single-mast sailing vessel of a Bajau people of Semporna, Sabah. Witness a swift of desirable lepas decorating a seashore of Semporna during a annual Regatta Lepa event. Enjoy singular informative performances, a Lepa Beauty Pageant, a Most Beautiful Lepa competition, fireworks displays and so many more!
Date : 24 to 26 April
Venue : Regatta Lepa Square, Semporna
Organiser : Sri Pelancongan Sabah Sdn Bhd
Website : sabahtourism.com
The Nusantara Silat Carnival
The Nusantara Silat Carnival 2015 is organized by a Kelantan Tourism Information Centre. This eventuality brings silat practitioners all a approach from Thailand, Indonesia, Singapore and Brunei. Kelantan is unapproachable to be a hearth of a silat jatuh that is a really singular form of martial arts. Visitors are acquire to learn about a singular martial art enlightenment of silat in a pleasing and culture-rich state of Kelantan.
Date : 5 to 7 April
Venue : Kota Bharu City Hall Council, Kelantan
Organiser : TIC Kelantan
Website : tic.kelantan.gov.my
Kaul Mukah Festival
Come and believe a lifestyle of a Melanau village vital along a coastal area of Sarawak, and applaud one of their rarely loving normal festivals. The Kaul Mukah is distinguished as a eremite rite to damp spirits of a sea, land, timberland and farm, creation it a many critical festival in a Melanau normal calendar. The festival site is on a banks of a Mukah stream bay where visitors can relax, soak in a enlightenment and attend in a activities, normal games (a vital prominence is a hulk normal pitch called “Tibow”) as good as bite their singular delicacies. The Kaul Mukah festival provides an extraordinary eventuality for visitors to believe a Truly Malaysia informative birthright that in a hint is what creates Malaysia a diversified and culturally abounding country.
Date : 25 to 26 April
Venue : Mukah Festival Ground
Organiser : Kaul Mukah Festival Committee
Website : kaulmukah.com
For some-more information, pleasantly revisit a Media Centre of Tourism Malaysia’s website during Tourism Malaysia.