Tourism Malaysia Hong Kong and EGL Tours organize a “Durian Cooking Demo” and a “Durian Tram Party”
Tourism Malaysia Hong Kong, Ministry of Tourism and Culture has launched the durian travel season with “Durian Tram Party” and a “Durian Cooking Demo” on 23rd April 2015. The objective of the activities is to announce that the Malaysia Durian is approaching and to encourage Durian Lovers in Hong Kong to visit Malaysia and taste the different kinds of Durian. This time Ms. Eliza Sum, TVB artiste had joined us to introduced the Malaysia Deluxe Durian Tour by EGL Tours. The durian tram party is organized after the success of “Durian Mobile Party” and “Durian Tram Party” in the past few years.
“Durian Cooking Demo”
The cooking demo had taken place at Café Malacca of Hotel Jen. Ms. Eliza Sum, TVB artiste, Madam Sham A Rahman, Director of Tourism Malaysia Hong Kong and Mr. Steve Huen, Executive Director of EGL Tours Company Limited, joined hands to make different durian desserts, including durian puffs and pudding under the guidance of the chief chef of Café Malacca. Besides the durian desserts, Chef Raja will demonstrate another signature dish - Roti Canai (a type of Indian-influenced flatbread found in Malaysia) and ever famous Malaysians favorite drink, Teh Tarik.
“Durian Tram Party”
YM Tengku Sirajuzzaman Tengku Mohamed Arifin, Consul General of Malaysia, Hong Kong, Madam Sham A Rahman, the Director of Tourism Malaysia Hong Kong and Mr. Steve Huen, Executive Director of EGL Tours Company Limited, as well as Ms. Eliza Sum had launched the ceremony of "Durian Tram Party" at the tram depot. Starting from Whitty Street, guests of the “Durian Tram” enjoyed the durian servings during the tour. It passed through Sheung Wan, Admiralty, Wan Chai and end at Causeway Bay. Ms. Eliza Sum ‘say Hi’ to the Hong Kong people on the tram. “Durian Tram” together with “Deluxe Durian Tour” organized by EGL Tours, has been officially launched on 23rd April, which also announces the start of durian season.
Tourism Malaysia Hong Kong, Ministry of Tourism and Culture, joins hands with EGL Tours to promote “4 days 3 nights’ Deluxe Durian Tour”. The tour includes visiting the mural street in George Town (Mirrors George Town), Penang Cultural Street, Gurney Drive Night Market, Penang 3D Trick Art Museum with the highlights of durian buffets. During the trip, fans of durian can try different types of Malaysian durians such as “Cat Mountain King” and “Blackthorn”, the Champion types in the Durian Quality Competition in 2012 and 2013.