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Rakyat Travel Sdn Bhd (formerly known as Shahaz Travel & Tours) was established in 1973 with the aim of participating in the growing Malaysian tourism industry. It is an associate company of Bank Rakyat, one of Malaysia’s leading and largest co-operative bank.

In the early days, its core business were mainly into car rental but today it has grown to be a full-fledged travel agency with services that include Air Ticketing, Inbound & Outbound Tours, Umrah & Ziarah Packages, Visa Services, Transportation, Scuba Certification and Leisure Dives and handling of MICE movements.

Rakyat Travel is a member of the International Air Transport Association and is a multiple winner of the Malaysia Airlines Diamond Award category. It is also one of the few selected agents in Malaysia who are able to issue Umrah & Business Visas for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

At Rakyat Travel, we draw on our knowledge and experience to strive and provide our customers with the best services. We are committed to offer the best travel services, at the best prices without sacrificing on the quality.

Rakyat Travel is also active in the local and International tourism scenes and is a member of the Malaysia Tour & Travel Agents Association (MATTA), Malaysian Inbound Tourism Association (MITA), Bumiputera Travel and Tour Association of Malaysia (BUMITRA) and Pacific Asia Tourism Association (PATA).

With a team of 45 dedicated staffs, and branch offices in Penang, Kota Bharu and Kota Kinabalu, Rakyat Travel is well equipped to address all possible travel needs of both Business and Leisure Travellers and meet its goal of becoming the ‘Best Tour Operator/Travel Agency’ in Malaysia.

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