15 days in Malaysia Itinerary

15 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Stockholm
Fly:  18 h 30 min
1
George Town, Penang Island
— 3 nights
Fly:  2 h
2
Langkawi
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + Foot + Train:  3 h
3
Kuala Lumpur
— 3 nights
+2
Train + Foot + Fly:  6 h 15 min
4
Gunung Mulu National Park
— 2 nights
Fly:  1 h 45 min
5
Kuching
— 3 nights
Fly:  18 h 15 min
End: Stockholm

3
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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Armenian Street and Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion. We've included these beaches for you: Batu Ferringhi Beach and Kerachut Beach. There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Chew Jetty, identify plant and animal life at The Habitat Penang Hill, see the interesting displays at Penang House of Music, and contemplate the long history of Fort Cornwallis.

For photos, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the George Town journey site.

Stockholm, Sweden to George Town is an approximately 18.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight, car, and train; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Stockholm to George Town is 6 hours. When traveling from Stockholm in August, plan for somewhat warmer days and warmer nights in George Town: temperatures range from 36°C by day to 28°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can travel to Langkawi.

Things to do in George Town

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Penang Island, Kek Lok Si Temple, Batu Ferringhi Beach, Kerachut Beach, Spas
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Penang House of Music ©
Penang House of Music
Kek Lok Si Temple ©
Kek Lok Si Temple
Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion ©
Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion

2
nights
Langkawi

Langkawi ©
An archipelago of 104 islands, Langkawi is tailor-made for adventurous holidays, filled with exploration and relaxation.
On the 21st (Fri), indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, step off the mainland to explore Dayang Bunting Island, then enjoy the sand and surf at Cenang Beach, and finally take in the views from Langkawi Sky Bridge. On the 22nd (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: identify plant and animal life at Pulau Payar Marine Park, then Head underground at Tanjung Rhu Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Pasir Tengkorak Beach, and finally make a trip to De'zone.

To see traveler tips, photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the Langkawi road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from George Town to Langkawi takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from George Town to Langkawi, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In August, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can travel to Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in Langkawi

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Cenang Beach ©
Cenang Beach
Spas
Tanjung Rhu Beach ©
Tanjung Rhu Beach

3
nights
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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Batu Caves and Sri Maha Mariamman Temple. Get a sense of the local culture at KLCC - Bukit Bintang Pedestrian Walkway and Masjid Wilayah Persekutuan. Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at KL Bird Park, scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and admire the striking features of Petronas Twin Towers.

To find maps, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Kuala Lumpur trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Langkawi to Kuala Lumpur takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of ferry, car, and flight. In August, daytime highs in Kuala Lumpur are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can travel to Gunung Mulu National Park.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trip

Batu Caves
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Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Batu Caves ©
Batu Caves
KL Bird Park ©
KL Bird Park

2
nights
Gunung Mulu National Park

Gunung Mulu National Park ©
Dominated by a soaring sandstone pinnacle, Gunung Mulu National Park remains a thrilling nature destination on the island of Borneo.
On the 26th (Wed), snap pictures at Mulu Skywalk and then look for all kinds of wild species at Clearwater / Wind Show Caves. Keep things going the next day: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

To see other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Gunung Mulu National Park online day trip planner.

You can do a combination of train and flight from Kuala Lumpur to Gunung Mulu National Park in 6.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to travel to Kuching.

Things to do in Gunung Mulu National Park

Wildlife Parks Nature
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Clearwater / Wind Show Caves ©
Clearwater / Wind Show Caves
Mulu Skywalk ©
Mulu Skywalk

3
nights
Kuching

Kuching ©
A state capital, Kuching offers access to the surrounding landscape on a range of ecotours through national parks and reserves.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hiang Thian Siang Ti Temple, contemplate the long history of Sarawak Cultural Village, then get in on the family fun at Sarawak Sentosa Theme Park, then identify plant and animal life at Semenggoh Nature Reserve, and finally pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Borneoartifact Asian Art, Antiques, Cultural artifacts. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Sat): admire the masterpieces at Urang Sarawak: Pameran Tentang Kita and then explore the striking landscape of Bako National Park.

To see photos, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Kuching trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Gunung Mulu National Park to Kuching takes 2 hours. In August in Kuching, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 27°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 30th (Sun) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Kuching

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Semenggoh Nature Reserve ©
Semenggoh Nature Reserve
Sarawak Cultural Village ©
Sarawak Cultural Village
The Ranee Museum ©
The Ranee Museum

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