15 days in Malaysia Itinerary

15 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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1
Melaka
— 1 night
2
Ipoh
— 2 nights
3
George Town, Penang Island
— 4 nights
4
Langkawi
— 2 nights
5
Kuala Lumpur
— 4 nights

1
night
Melaka

Melaka ©
Known as the "Historical City," Melaka boasts an eclectic blend of colonial, Peranakan Chinese, and traditional Malay architecture.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sat): take in the exciting artwork at Tham Siew Inn Artist Gallery, thenget engrossed in the history at Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum, and then admire the striking features of Stadthuys. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at House of Museums Malacca, explore the galleries of Hueman Studio, thenstop by Sixty 3 Heritage, and finally get engrossed in the history at Perbadanan Muzium Melaka.

For traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Melaka tour planner.

Dammam, Saudi Arabia to Melaka is an approximately 15-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. You'll lose 5 hours traveling from Dammam to Melaka due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Dammam in January, plan for somewhat warmer days in Melaka, with highs around °C, while nights are much hotter with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Ipoh.

Things to do in Melaka

Museums Shopping
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Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum ©
Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum
Stadthuys ©
Stadthuys
Tham Siew Inn Artist Gallery ©
Tham Siew Inn Artist Gallery

2
nights
Ipoh

Ipoh ©
The city of Ipoh, fourth-largest in Malaysia and historically a mining town, has recently seen a complete reinvention and resurgence as a burgeoning tourism destination, thanks in part to its significant heritage.
On the 6th (Mon), learn more about the world around you at The Geological Museum, take in the exciting artwork at Miniature Wonders Art Gallery, thenbrowse the exhibits of Funtasy House Trick Art, and finally browse the exhibits of 22 Hale Street. Keep things going the next day: take in the exciting artwork at Khizanat, get engrossed in the history at Ipoh World at Han Chin Pet Soo, see the interesting displays at Dream Big World, thentake an in-depth tour of Ho Yan Hor Museum, thenlook for gifts at Guan Heong Biscuit Shop, and finally take a peaceful walk through Bukit Kledang.

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Getting from Melaka to Ipoh by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. January in Ipoh sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can drive to George Town.

Things to do in Ipoh

Museums Shopping Parks
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Funtasy House Trick Art ©
Funtasy House Trick Art
Ipoh World at Han Chin Pet Soo ©
Ipoh World at Han Chin Pet Soo
Bukit Kledang ©
Bukit Kledang

4
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.
Penang House of Music and Pinang Peranakan Mansion will appeal to museum buffs. Shop till you drop at Hin Bus Depot and Indochine Natural. Step out of George Town to go to Teluk Bahang and see Escape Theme Park, which is approximately 36 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Khoo Kongsi, get to know the fascinating history of Armenian Street, admire the masterpieces at Penang State Museum and Art Gallery, and browse the different shops at Queensbay Mall.

To see where to stay, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, refer to the George Town trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Ipoh to George Town by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. The time zone difference when traveling from Ipoh to George Town is minus 1 hour. In January, daily temperatures in George Town can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel to Langkawi.

Things to do in George Town

Museums Shopping Theme Parks

Side Trips

Indochine Natural, Escape Theme Park, Kek Lok Si Temple, Penang State Museum and Art Gallery, Queensbay Mall
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Penang House of Music ©
Penang House of Music
Pinang Peranakan Mansion ©
Pinang Peranakan Mansion
Kek Lok Si Temple ©
Kek Lok Si Temple

2
nights
Langkawi

Langkawi ©
An archipelago of 104 islands, Langkawi is tailor-made for adventurous holidays, filled with exploration and relaxation.
On the 12th (Sun), get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, thenkick back and relax at Cenang Beach, and then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Underwater World Langkawi. Keep things going the next day: kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, tour the pleasant surroundings at Tanjung Rhu Beach, and then walk around Kilim Karst Geoforest Park.

To see ratings, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Langkawi online attractions planner.

Traveling by taxi from George Town to Langkawi takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Western Indonesia Time to Malaysia Time is 1 hour. In January, daytime highs in Langkawi are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in Langkawi

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

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.
Head to Central Market Kuala Lumpur and BB Park Bukit Bintangfor plenty of shopping. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Batu Caves and Sultan Salahuddin Abdul Aziz Shah Mosque. And it doesn't end there: take a stroll through KLCC - Bukit Bintang Pedestrian Walkway, explore the world behind art at Art House Gallery Museum of Ethnic Arts, look for all kinds of wild species at KL Bird Park, and buy something for everyone on your list at Pavilion KL.

To find out how to plan a trip to Kuala Lumpur, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Langkawi to Kuala Lumpur in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In January in Kuala Lumpur, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Shopping Museums Parks

Side Trips

Batu Caves, Sultan Salahuddin Abdul Aziz Shah Mosque, Shalini Ganendra Fine Art
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Petronas Twin Towers ©
Petronas Twin Towers
Batu Caves ©
Batu Caves
Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia ©
Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia

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