Discover the Malaysian culture when you visit a craft center filled with traditional handicrafts and a thriving marine life in the aquariums at Underwater World. Drive across the rugged mountainous archipelago of rainforests, lakes and waterfalls to the Budaya Craft Cultural Complex. Celebrating Malaysia’s heritage, the complex is a showcase of various handicrafts found throughout Malaysia. While browsing the exhibits, you may find batik fabrics, rattan baskets and delicate bamboo carvings. Ethnic tribes have created many of the woven and beaded handicrafts using time-honored designs.
You’ll see a massive sculpture of an eagle about to take flight in Eagle Square, the archipelago’s most recognized animal. Visit Underwater World, a showcase for thousands of species of marine life in aquariums and exhibits including those you may see like the giant clams, albino turtles and exotic puffer fish. An enormous hexagonal tank for sharks and stingrays and a walk-through tunnel that offers a unique perspective to watch swimming Rockhopper penguins, await you.
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Note: This tour involves approximately 3 hours of moderate walking/standing with some steps to negotiate. Light cotton clothing; sun cap; sunglasses; and flat, comfortable walking shoes are recommended.