MALAYSIA Tourism (Top 30 Countries to visit):-
Southeast Asian country, Malaysia, positioned partly on a peninsula of the Asian mainland and partly on the northern third of the island of Borneo. It formed of 13 states and 3 federal territories. It covers a total area of 330,803 square kilometers. This area separated by the South China Sea into two similarly sized regions, named as Peninsular Malaysia and East Malaysia (Malaysian Borneo). Malaysian society is full of cultural and also religious diversity approximately 61.3% of the population practice Islam, 19.8% practice Buddhism, 9.2% Christianity, 6.3% Hinduism and 1.3% practice Confucianism, Taoism and other traditional Chinese religions. 0.7% doesn’t follow religion and the remaining 1.4% practiced other religions.
The official and national language of the country is Malaysian, a standardized form of the slag Malay language. It’s cuisine reflects the mixed makeup of its population. Many cultures from within the country and from surrounding regions have greatly influenced the cuisine. It shows a perfect blend up of Malay, Chinese, Indian, Thai, Javanese, as well as Sumatran cultures. Malaysians follow the passion of sports too, badminton, field hockey, bowls, tennis, squash, martial arts, horse riding, sailing, and skate boarding are some famous sport in country while Football is the most popular sport in Malaysia and the country is looking for the possibility of bidding as a joint host for 2034 FIFA World Cup.
Malaysia just not shows diversity in society. It also shows diverse flora and fauna. The country is biodiversity with a high number of species and also high levels of endemic species. It contains 20 %of the world’s animal species. Sulu Sea is main biodiversity hotspot, with around 600 species of coral and 1200 of fish. The concept of ecotourism also well known in Malaysia. Tourist comes from all over the world to explore unique cave attractions.
With a GDP growth of an average 6.5 per cent annually from 1957 to 2005 Malaysia maintained one of the best economic records in Asia.