11 days in Malaysia Itinerary

11 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Singapore
Drive:  30 min
1
Johor Bahru
— 1 day
Bus + Fly:  2 h 45 min
2
Langkawi
— 3 nights
Fly + Bus:  2 h
3
George Town, Penang Island
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
4
Kuala Lumpur
— 4 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
End: Singapore

1
day
Johor Bahru

Johor Bahru ©
A trip to Johor Bahru allows visitors to travel back to the colonial era and discover places of worship reminding visitors of the country's rich history and multicultural character. Explore museums preserving the stories of different communities from across Asia, and take time to get to know the city's charming streets, vibrant galleries, and growing cafe culture.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Fri): cool off at Austin Heights Water & Adventure Park, make a trip to Istana Bukit Serene, and then make a splash at Legoland Malaysia.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Johor Bahru visit planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Johor Bahru is an approximately half hour car ride. You can also do a combination of subway and bus; or take a bus. In December in Johor Bahru, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Langkawi.

Things to do in Johor Bahru

Theme Parks
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Legoland Malaysia ©
Legoland Malaysia
Austin Heights Water & Adventure Park ©
Austin Heights Water & Adventure Park
Istana Bukit Serene ©
Istana Bukit Serene

3
nights
Langkawi

Langkawi ©
An archipelago of 104 islands, Langkawi is tailor-made for adventurous holidays, filled with exploration and relaxation.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Cenang Beach and Langkawi Wildlife Park. There's still lots to do: take in the views from Langkawi Sky Bridge, don't miss a visit to De'zone, get interesting insight from Tours, and take a peaceful walk through Kilim Karst Geoforest Park.

For more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read Langkawi trip itinerary planning site.

Getting from Johor Bahru to Langkawi by combination of bus and flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In December in Langkawi, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 29°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can travel to George Town.

Things to do in Langkawi

Outdoors Parks Adventure
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Cenang Beach ©
Cenang Beach
Underwater World Langkawi ©
Underwater World Langkawi
Langkawi Wildlife Park ©
Langkawi Wildlife Park

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nights
George Town, Penang Island

George Town ©
A kind of architectural playground, George Town is city offering an attractive mix of style, history, and culture.
Go for a jaunt from George Town to Teluk Bahang to see Escape Theme Park about 36 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: admire the landmark architecture of Kek Lok Si Temple, get engrossed in the history at Penang State Museum and Art Gallery, take a stroll through Chew Jetty, and examine the collection at Penang House of Music.

Discover how to plan a George Town trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Langkawi to George Town takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. The time zone difference moving from Malaysia Time to Western Indonesia Time is minus 1 hour. In December, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to travel to Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in George Town

Museums Theme Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Indochine Natural, Escape Theme Park, Penang State Museum and Art Gallery, Laser Battle, Kek Lok Si Temple
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Pinang Peranakan Mansion ©
Pinang Peranakan Mansion
Escape Theme Park ©
Escape Theme Park
Kek Lok Si Temple ©
Kek Lok Si Temple

4
nights
Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur ©
A holiday in Kuala Lumpur, a modern metropolis and capital of Malaysia, reveals a place where colonial influences, Asian traditions, and modern aesthetics come together in urban architecture and street layout.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Sunway Lagoon and Museum of Illusions. And it doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at Batu Caves, buy something for everyone on your list at Central Market Kuala Lumpur, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at National Mosque (Masjid Negara), and explore the world behind art at Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia.

To find reviews, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Kuala Lumpur trip planner.

Getting from George Town to Kuala Lumpur by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of ferry and car. The time zone difference moving from Western Indonesia Time to Malaysia Time is 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in December, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Parks Theme Parks Museums

Side Trips

Sunway Lagoon, Batu Caves
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Petronas Twin Towers ©
Petronas Twin Towers
Sunway Lagoon ©
Sunway Lagoon
Aquaria ©
Aquaria

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