Malaysia, a Southeast Asian nation consisting of two land masses separated by the South China Sea, is a popular tourist destination in the region. This multi-cultural and multi-ethnic nation is known for its unique and colourful population and lifestyle, best seen is cities such as Kuala Lumpur, Petaling Jaya, and Johor Bahru. Malaysia is also home to a wide range of tourist attractions, busy shopping districts, and cultural and leisure attractions.
Located in Teluk Bahang in the state of Penang is the Tropical Fruit Farm, one of Malaysia’s most popular organic gardens dedicated to the cultivation of a range of tropical and sub-tropical fruits. Malaysia is known for its rich flora, and as many of 370 species of flora in Malaysia is considered edible. Thus the Tropical Fruit Farm serves as a symbol of the many fruits home to Malaysia and offers visitors an insight as to how these fruits are grown organically.
Established in 1993 and spreading over a 25 acres of fertile land located 800ft above sea level, the Tropical Fruit Farm is a haven of delicious, fresh and healthy fruits. Currently as much as 250 species of fruits; from regions such as the South American the Caribbean, India, Central Africa, and the Middle East, are being nurtured in this farm. The farm has a reputation for being completely organic, meaning fertilizer for the plants are composed of completely natural substances with chemicals being used only as an absolute last resort. A tour of this farm includes visiting the various gardens of the farm while being educated on the manner in which organic plants are grown as well the importance of using more and more organic goods to safeguard ones health as well as the earth. One will also get the opportunity to sample the flavours of these fruit, while also indulging in meals and juices prepared from the fruits of the farm.
For a relaxing vacation at a luxury hotel in Malaysia, make a reservation at the Copthorne Orchid Hotel Penang, a blissful and sophisticated Penang hotel. Located on the popular Tanjung Bungah beach, this hotel provides accommodation in luxury rooms and suites which are furnished to perfection. One can also enjoy the delights of the many wellness, leisure, recreational, and business services and amenities offered by the hotel, making it a tranquil and comforting Tanjung Bungah hotel Penang.
Thanuja Silva is a travel writer who writes under the pen name Auburn Silver. She has a passion for fashion and a deep interest in admiring new and exotic attractions around the world.