23 days in Malaysia Itinerary

23 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Langkawi
— 2 nights
2
George Town, Penang Island
— 3 nights
3
Kuching
— 3 nights
4
Gunung Mulu National Park
— 2 nights
5
Kota Kinabalu
— 3 nights
6
Kundasang
— 2 nights
7
Melaka
— 2 nights
8
Kuala Lumpur
— 4 nights

2
nights
Langkawi

An archipelago of 104 islands, Langkawi is tailor-made for adventurous holidays, filled with exploration and relaxation.
Langkawi is known for nature, beaches, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Langkawi Sky Bridge, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Underwater World Langkawi, get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, and take a peaceful walk through Kilim Karst Geoforest Park.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Langkawi trip maker website.

London, UK to Langkawi is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 8 hours traveling from London to Langkawi. When traveling from London in August, plan for somewhat warmer days and much warmer nights in Langkawi: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to travel to George Town.

Things to do in Langkawi

Outdoors Parks Adventure
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Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Langkawi Sky Bridge ©
Langkawi Sky Bridge
Zipline

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.
Take a break from George Town with a short trip to Escape Theme Park in Teluk Bahang, about 36 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion, see the interesting displays at Penang House of Music, stop by 5.4 North, and admire the landmark architecture of Kek Lok Si Temple.

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Traveling by taxi from Langkawi to George Town takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Langkawi to George Town due to the time zone difference. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to travel to Kuching.

Things to do in George Town

Theme Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Escape Theme Park, Kek Lok Si Temple
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Penang House of Music ©
Penang House of Music
Escape Theme Park ©
Escape Theme Park
Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion ©
Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion

3
nights
Kuching

Kuching ©
A state capital, Kuching offers access to the surrounding landscape on a range of ecotours through national parks and reserves.
Spend the 16th (Sun) exploring nature at Bako National Park. There's lots more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Semenggoh Nature Reserve, get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Borneoartifact Asian Art, Antiques, Cultural artifacts, and examine the collection at The Ranee Museum.

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Traveling by flight from George Town to Kuching takes 4.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from George Town to Kuching. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Gunung Mulu National Park.

Things to do in Kuching

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Bako National Park ©
Bako National Park
Semenggoh Nature Reserve ©
Semenggoh Nature Reserve
Sarawak Cultural Village ©
Sarawak Cultural Village

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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour. Keep things going the next day: Head underground at Deer Cave and then snap pictures at Mulu Skywalk.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Gunung Mulu National Park trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Kuching to Gunung Mulu National Park takes 3.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Gunung Mulu National Park are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Kota Kinabalu.

Things to do in Gunung Mulu National Park

Outdoors Parks Wildlife
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Deer Cave ©
Deer Cave
Mulu Skywalk ©
Mulu Skywalk

3
nights
Kota Kinabalu

Kota Kinabalu ©
A holiday in Kota Kinabalu, the state capital and main gateway town, offers access to urban areas boasting a diverse and rapidly evolving set of malls, bars, and quality restaurants serving locally caught seafood.
Spend the 22nd (Sat) exploring nature at Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park. There's much more to do: take a memorable tour with Tours, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Pasupathinath Alayam, don't miss a visit to Culvert View Kundasang, and get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Kota Kinabalu trip planner.

You can fly from Gunung Mulu National Park to Kota Kinabalu in 2.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Kundasang.

Things to do in Kota Kinabalu

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Manukan Island ©
Manukan Island
Climbing Tours
Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park ©
Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park

2
nights
Kundasang

Kundasang ©
Offering access to a lush national park, tea plantations, and dairy farms, Kundasang serves as a popular leisure destination.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Mon): admire the natural beauty at Adenna Rafflesia Garden, thentake your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Kinabalu, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Sosodikon Hill. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: appreciate the history behind Kundasang War Memorial and then explore the striking landscape of Kinabalu Park.

To find ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Kundasang trip itinerary builder app.

Drive from Kota Kinabalu to Kundasang in 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Melaka.

Things to do in Kundasang

Parks Nature

Side Trips

Sabah, Adenna Rafflesia Garden
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Kinabalu Park ©
Kinabalu Park
Mount Kinabalu ©
Mount Kinabalu
Kundasang War Memorial ©
Kundasang War Memorial

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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 26th (Wed): look for gifts at Ghee Hiang @ Jonker, take an in-depth tour of Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum, contemplate the waterfront views at Malacca River, thenadmire the striking features of Stadthuys, and finally make a trip to Windmill Dutch Square Melaka, Bandar Hilir, Malacca.. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of The Royal Press, thenmake a trip to The Huskitory, thenmake a trip to St Paul's Church, and finally get engrossed in the history at Perbadanan Muzium Melaka.

To see photos, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Melaka day trip tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Kundasang to Melaka. In August, daily temperatures in Melaka can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to drive to Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in Melaka

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum ©
Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum
The Huskitory ©
The Huskitory
Malacca River ©
Malacca River

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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.
Kuala Lumpur is known for parks, shopping, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the fascinating underground world of Batu Caves, admire the masterpieces at Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia, take in panoramic vistas at Menara Kuala Lumpur, and stroll around KLCC Park.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Kuala Lumpur vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Melaka to Kuala Lumpur in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August in Kuala Lumpur, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. On the 31st (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trip

Batu Caves
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Petronas Twin Towers ©
Petronas Twin Towers
Batu Caves ©
Batu Caves
KLCC Park ©
KLCC Park

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