Travel in style on board the iconic Eastern & Oriental Express, sit back and marvel at the views as you discover the country of Malaysia by train. This beautiful South-East Asian country is made up of two distinct parts - Peninsular Malaysia which shares its northern border with Thailand, and Eastern Malaysia which occupies part of northern Borneo. Travelling through Malaysia by rail, you will pass by Butterworth, Penang, Kuala Lumpur and the Cameron Highlands, enjoying views of towering mountains, verdant forests, delightful towns and opulent temples along the way.
Malaysia boasts a rich cultural heritage with a mix of Malay, Chinese and Indian influences, something which is reflected in the diverse range of culinary delights. The country is also described as a shopper's paradise, with an abundance of handmade arts and crafts being sold everywhere you look. See the tours below to discover the exciting places you can visit when you travel to by train in Malaysia.