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Masholidays Participates in Matta Fair 2011

Subang, 11 August 2011 : MASholidays, the travel arm of Malaysia Airlines is offering travelers a variety of holiday packages to beach resorts, ecotourism sites, heritage and trendy tourist destinations at MATTA Fair 2011 from 12–14 August 2011 at Putra World Trade Centre (PWTC).

Over 80 special packages covering domestic, regional and international destinations are offered by MASholidays, where the travel period for domestic destination packages start on 5 September 2011 and end on 28 February 2012, while ASEAN packages cover the period from 19 August 2011 till 31 March 2012.

Prices start from as low as RM487 per person for 3days/2nights to Langkawi with complimentary cable car ride, RM770 for Kota Kinabalu with complimentary buffer dinner and RM556 to Penang. Business class packages on offer start from RM1455 to Langkawi with a stay at Rebak Island Resort.

Malaysia Airlines’ Executive Vice President Commercial Strategy, Dato' Dr. Amin Khan said, "The MATTA Fair provides a good platform for us to foster ties with our key partners and develop existing tourism resources for better travel options. MASholidays has now come up with an extensive range of products and services including D-I-Y packages for many destinations in 16 countries, 70 cities and accommodation at more than 25,000 hotels world-wide.

For ASEAN and International packages, MASholidays is also offering packages comprising either a 6D4N, 4D3N or 3D2N packages depending on the destinations with fixed departure dates for ease of planning. The package includes tickets, tours, accommodation at 3 or 4-star hotels and meals. Free and easy package ranges for 3days/2night start from as low as RM487 per person to Medan, RM1410 per person to Bali, RM1286 per person to Yangon, Myanmar and for the 6days/5nights Beijing-Shanghai Muslim Tour starting at RM2982 per person, passengers get the experience to travel one-way by one of the fastest train in the world from Beijing to Shanghai.

“Visitors to the MASholidays booth will enjoy the hospitality of our experienced staff on duty and can select packages that suit their interest and budget.  We urge our customers to take advantage of this opportunity and plan their travel holiday with us in advance," added Dato Dr. Amin.

While Malaysia Airlines will not be present physically at the PWTC Kuala Lumpur for this MATTA fair, customers can still purchase Malaysia Airlines fares directly through Malaysia Airlines' ticketing office, its appointed agents, call centre or via www.malaysiaairlines.com. The all inclusive one way fares start from RM259 to Bandung, RM599 to Shanghai, RM659 to Mumbai, RM749 to Perth and RM1599 to all European destinations.

MASholidays booth is located at Hall 1M #72-73. Those wishing to purchase travel packages can also log on to holiday.malaysiaairlines.com or via e-mail at masholidays@malaysiaairlines.com.

All packages are inclusive of return economy class airfare, airport transfers (at selected destinations), accommodation and breakfast. Terms & conditions apply.


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