12 days in Malaysia Itinerary

12 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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12 days in Malaysia Itinerary

Start: Nosy Be
Fly:  23​h
1
Kuala Lumpur
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Johor Bahru
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 45​min
3
Langkawi
— 3 nights
Fly + bus:  2​h 15​min
4
Teluk Bahang, Penang Island
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  25​h
End: Nosy Be

3
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 enjoy Sunway Lagoon and Aquaria. The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Batu Caves, have some family-friendly fun at Laser Battle, take in panoramic vistas at Menara Kuala Lumpur, and explore the world behind art at Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia.

To find more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, use the Kuala Lumpur journey planner .

Nosy Be, Madagascar to Kuala Lumpur is an approximately 23-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Nosy Be to Kuala Lumpur is 5 hours. April in Kuala Lumpur sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 29°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Johor Bahru.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Parks Theme Parks Museums

Side Trips

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

1
night
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.
On the 5th (Sun), test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms and then find something for the whole family at Legoland Malaysia.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Johor Bahru tour builder site .

Getting from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of flight and bus. In April in Johor Bahru, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to travel to Langkawi.

Things to do in Johor Bahru

Theme Parks Fun & Games

Side Trip

Room Escape Games
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Legoland Malaysia ©
Legoland Malaysia
Room Escape Games

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Langkawi

Langkawi ©
An archipelago of 104 islands, Langkawi is tailor-made for adventurous holidays, filled with exploration and relaxation.
Family-friendly places like Cenang Beach and Tanjung Rhu Beach will thrill your kids. There's lots more to do: zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, walk around Kilim Karst Geoforest Park, observe the fascinating underwater world at Crocodile Adventureland Langkawi, and meet the residents at Underwater World Langkawi.

To find reviews, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Langkawi day trip planning website .

Traveling by flight from Johor Bahru to Langkawi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus and ferry. April in Langkawi sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 30°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can travel to Teluk Bahang.

Things to do in Langkawi

Parks Outdoors Adventure
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Cenang Beach ©
Cenang Beach
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Zipline

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Teluk Bahang, Penang Island

Teluk Bahang ©
Tucked between sandy beaches and a dammed reservoir, the sleepy fishing town of Teluk Bahang provides entrance to the small but wildlife-packed Penang National Park.
On the 9th (Thu), experience rural life at Saanen Dairy Goat Farm and then get in on the family fun at ESCAPE. Keep things going the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Penang National Park (Taman Negara Pulau Pinang) and then kick back and relax at Kerachut Beach.

To see reviews, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Teluk Bahang trip planner .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Langkawi to Teluk Bahang in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In April, daily temperatures in Teluk Bahang can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Teluk Bahang

Parks Nature Theme Parks

Side Trips

Saanen Dairy Goat Farm, Penang National Park (Taman Negara Pulau Pinang)
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ESCAPE ©
ESCAPE
Saanen Dairy Goat Farm ©
Saanen Dairy Goat Farm

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