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The world is reopening, and adventurous souls of all kinds are once again invited to explore Malaysia’s natural beauty and cultural diversity. With its myriad ethnic groups, ancient rainforests and vibrant wildlife, Sarawak delivers on both fronts, making it an ideal holiday destination.
For the best Sarawak has to offer, holidaymakers can head to the MATTA fair at the World Trade Centre (WTC) Kuala Lumpur on the 20 to 21 November 2021 where Sarawak Tourism Board (STB) and eight of its industry partners will be showcasing affordable holiday gateways that will give travellers a taste of Sarawak’s authenticity.
Puan Sharzede Datu Haji Salleh Askor, Chief Executive Officer of Sarawak Tourism Board said, “Sarawak’s intoxicating blend of culture, wildlife, cuisine and history, means that it is worlds apart from other destinations in Malaysia. Whether it is experiencing the unique culture of Sarawak’s many indigenous communities, walking through wildlife-packed national parks or exploring gigantic caves in the UNESCO World Heritage of Gunung Mulu National Park, our state offers experiences like no other.”
“We encourage holidaymakers to take advantage of the packages offered during the MATTA fair as these have been customised to ensure travellers have holistic, authentic, Sarawak experiences.”
Visitors will be spoilt for choices at MATTA fair 2021 with about 50 tour and room packages, at booth number 4033 to 4040 in Hall 4 of WTC.
STB will take up eight booths featuring travel agencies. namely Borneo Adventure, Brighton Travel & Tour, CPH Travel Services, Cat City Holidays Sdn Bhd, Great Leap Tours Sdn Bhd and Transworld Travel. The Waterfront Hotel will be the only hotel representative present.
Visitors will also have the opportunity to try their hand at Sarawak-themed puzzles and take home unique souvenirs. STB will also be giving away authentic kek lapis and bottles of black & white pepper, to give visitors a taste of Sarawak.
The ongoing “Jom Ke Sarawak” interstate campaign by Sarawak Tourism Board (STB), in collaboration with Sarawak Tourism Federation (STF), Association of Sarawak Inbound Agencies (ASIA) and Shopee Malaysia, which was launched in October 2021, offers 16 exhilarating tour packages as low as RM176 for a three-day, two-night stay for a minimum of 2 pax per package to many attractive destinations in Kuching, Miri and Sibu.
Those interested can do their bookings until December 5th, 2021 through Shopee Malaysia’s platform and the travel period starts from October 15th until December 15th, 2021.