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MASholidays Offers Irresistible Holiday Packages at MATTA Fair 2012

Subang (15 March 2012) : MASholidays, the travel arm of Malaysia Airlines, is promoting a variety of holiday packages to beach resorts, ecotourism sites, heritage and trendy tourist destinations at MATTA Fair 2012 from 16–18 March 2012 at booths 1388 – 1407 of Hall 1 in the Putra World Trade Centre (PWTC).

Over 60 special packages covering domestic, regional and international destinations are offered by MASholidays, where the travel period for domestic destination packages start on 20 March 2012 and end on 30 September 2012, while ASEAN packages cover the period from 1 April 2012 till 30 November 2012.

Malaysia Airlines’ Senior Vice President MASholidays, Ms Josephine Liew said, "MATTA Fair provides us a good platform to foster ties with our key partners and develop existing tourism resources for better travel options. MASholidays now has an extensive range of products and services including Do-It-Yourself (D-I-Y) packages covering around 70 cities and accommodation at more than 25,000 hotels world-wide.

Domestic packages start from as low as RM493 per person for 3days/2nights to Langkawi with complimentary cable car ride, RM671 for Kota Kinabalu with complimentary buffet dinner and RM727 to Sandakan.

The promotional offer to Miri is also useful for music lovers who wish to attend the Borneo Jazz Festival from 11-12 May 2012.  The 3days/2nights packages per person start from RM863 with a stay at a 4-star hotel.

For those who want to experience musical set in the tropical rainforest of Borneo can look forward to Rainforest World Music Festival in the second weekend of July. Lit up by the stunning floodlit rainforest canopy of Mount Santubong, the open-air stage comes to life in the annual three-day spectacular music event performed by local and international musicians alike. The 3days/2nights packages per person start from RM930 for departure from Kuala Lumpur.

Its Lambaian Kaabah Umrah product covers full board umrah and ziarah. All departures are fixed and packages can be tailor-made to suit all individuals travelling needs. All travel will be on Malaysia Airlines chartered flights operated using B747-400 and a guarantee of 30kgs free baggage allowance with 10 liters of Air zam zam. A complimentary "Umrah course" will also be provided at its Academy in Kelana Jaya, Selangor. Prices start from as low as RM5,400 for a 12 days 10 nights package with direct flights to Jeddah and from RM5,600 for a 14 days 12 nights package with direct flights to Madinah.

“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 Josephine.

For ASEAN holidays, packages start from as low as RM840 for Phuket or Hanoi, 4days/3nights holiday to Medan-Lake Toba for RM995 and Bali Delight Tour for RM1477. There are also ‘Free and Easy’ package ranges for 3days/2night start from as low as RM593 per person to Medan, RM896 per person to Bali, RM1088 per person to Yangon, Myanmar.

Those who wish to delight themselves with a holiday to China can opt for the Beijing-Shanghai fixed group package for only RM2720, or for the 7days/6nights Beijing-Shanghai Muslim Tour starting at RM4015 per person. Both these packages come with a lifetime opportunity to travel one-way by one of the fastest train in the world from Beijing to Shanghai.

Customers also have the ease of planning to opt for ASEAN and international MASholidays products from a selection of 10D/7N, 8D/7N, 6D4N, 4D3N or 3D2N fixed-departure date packages depending on the destinations.

All packages are inclusive of return economy class airfare, airport transfers (at selected destinations), minimum 3-star hotel accommodation and breakfast with specific terms and conditions.

Those who are unable to visit the MATTA Fair but wish to purchase MASholidays travel packages can also log on to http://holiday.malaysiaairlines.com or enquire via e-mail at masholidays@malaysiaairlines.com.


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