Beware of unauthorised people who offer their services as guides and booking agents especially online. It is advisable to use only licensed operators and guides to avoid fraud. Licensed operators registered with the Ministry of Tourism Malaysia are listed in the The Malaysian Association of Tour & Travel Agents (MATTA) . For more information, please contact the Malaysian Association of Tour & Travel Agents (MATTA)
Tips: Operator websites should state clearly the company name, address, office contact & license numbers. Any mode of online payment should bear company letterhead along with a proper invoice issued.
In Malaysia the Possession and Trafficking of Illegal Drugs carries the Death Penalty.