Foreign Visitors

Come and explore the beauty of Malaysia!
Malaysia is a vibrant country that offers a vast array of experiences which is sure to fulfil every culture-hungry visitor. Our lively capital city lovingly known as ‘KL’ is centrally located on the West Coast of Peninsular Malaysia.

Kuala Lumpur is booming and leading the country in its fast paced development in trade and commerce, banking and finance, information technology and tourism.

Click here to find out more about Malaysia and what she has to offer Tourism Malaysia Official Website

Find out how to navigate around Kuala Lumpur.

Visa Application Travel between Malaysia Territories
For foreigner intending to visit any part of Malaysia is required to be possession of only one visa provided be travels direct from one part of the country to another.

Visit passes issued for entry into Peninsular Malaysia are not valid for entry into Sabah & Sarawak. New visit passes must be acquired on arrival at the point of entry in those states. However subject to conditions required, visit passes issued by the Immigration Authorities in Sabah and Sarawak are valid for any part of Malaysia.

Please logon to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Malaysia for more information

Click here for a list of Foreign Embassies and Consulates in Malaysia
Currency and Banking
The Malaysia Ringgit (RM) is issued in notes of values (RM 100, RM 50, RM 20, RM 10, RM 5, RM 2, and RM 1). There are coins valued at 50, 20, 10 and 5 cent. Credit cards are popular in Malaysia; American Express, Diners Clubs, Master Card and Visa are well established in all urban centres.
Banking hours
Monday - Friday
9.30 am – 4.00 pm
(except for states of Kedah, Kelantan and Terengganu)

Sunday – Thursday
9.30 am to 4.30
(in Kedah, Kelantan and Terengganu)

All commercial banks are authorized foreign exchange dealers, and licensed moneychangers can be found in shopping malls, and urban centres. Foreign currency and travellers’ cheque can also be exchanged at major hotel for nominal fee.
Places of Interest Feeling adventurous?
Click here to find out the many places of interest Malaysia has to offer