49 days in Malaysia Itinerary

49 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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1
Johor Bahru
— 3 nights
2
Kuching
— 5 nights
3
Gunung Mulu National Park
— 3 nights
4
Kota Kinabalu
— 5 nights
5
Langkawi
— 6 nights
6
George Town, Penang Island
— 6 nights
7
Ipoh
— 5 nights
8
Kuala Lumpur
— 7 nights
9
Melaka
— 6 nights
10
Pulau Tioman
— 2 nights

3
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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.
Step out of Johor Bahru with an excursion to Gunung Pulai (Mount Pulai) in Kulai--about 50 minutes away. There's still lots to do: make a splash at Legoland Malaysia, get your game on at Lefko - A Board Games Cafe, take in nature's colorful creations at Sireh Park, and don't miss a visit to Istana Bukit Serene.

For other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Johor Bahru trip maker website.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Johor Bahru. In June in Johor Bahru, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to travel to Kuching.

Things to do in Johor Bahru

Fun & Games Shopping Theme Parks

Side Trip

Gunung Pulai (Mount Pulai)
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Lefko - A Board Games Cafe ©
Lefko - A Board Games Cafe
Legoland Malaysia ©
Legoland Malaysia
Bangunan Dato' Jaafar Muhammad ©
Bangunan Dato' Jaafar Muhammad

5
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Kuching

Kuching ©
A state capital, Kuching offers access to the surrounding landscape on a range of ecotours through national parks and reserves.
Kuching is known for wildlife, museums, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Bako National Park, examine the collection at Sarawak Museum, steep yourself in history at Sarawak Cultural Village, and make a trip to Kuching Waterfront.

To find where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Kuching itinerary planner.

Getting from Johor Bahru to Kuching by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Gunung Mulu National Park.

Things to do in Kuching

Parks Nature Museums
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Bako National Park ©
Bako National Park
Semenggoh Nature Reserve ©
Semenggoh Nature Reserve
Sarawak Museum ©
Sarawak Museum

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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.
Gunung Mulu National Park is known for nature and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: look for all kinds of wild species at Clearwater / Wind Show Caves, snap pictures at Mulu Skywalk, Head underground at Deer Cave, and push the limits with an extreme tour.

To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Gunung Mulu National Park trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Kuching to Gunung Mulu National Park by flight takes about 3.5 hours. In June, daytime highs in Gunung Mulu National Park are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can travel to Kota Kinabalu.

Things to do in Gunung Mulu National Park

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

5
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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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kota Kinabalu: Chanteek Borneo Indigenous Museum (in Tuaran) and Kundasang War Memorial (in Kundasang). Next up on the itinerary: see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Pasupathinath Alayam, and get outside with Star Marina Watersports.

For photos, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read our Kota Kinabalu travel route planning site.

Fly from Gunung Mulu National Park to Kota Kinabalu in 2.5 hours. In June, daytime highs in Kota Kinabalu are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can travel to Langkawi.

Things to do in Kota Kinabalu

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trips

Sabah, Chanteek Borneo Indigenous Museum, Kundasang War Memorial
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Climbing Tours
Mount Kinabalu ©
Mount Kinabalu
Manukan Island ©
Manukan Island

6
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Langkawi

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: snap pictures at Langkawi Sky Bridge, get outside with Zumba Langkawi, zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, and kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Langkawi tour planning site.

Traveling by flight from Kota Kinabalu to Langkawi takes 6.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to George Town.

Things to do in Langkawi

Parks Outdoors Adventure
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Cenang Beach ©
Cenang Beach
Langkawi Sky Bridge ©
Langkawi Sky Bridge
Waterskiing & Jetskiing

6
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George Town, Penang Island

George Town ©
A kind of architectural playground, George Town is city offering an attractive mix of style, history, and culture.
Step out of George Town with an excursion to Escape Theme Park in Teluk Bahang--about 36 minutes away. There's lots more to do: have some family-friendly fun at Laser Battle, get engrossed in the history at Pinang Peranakan Mansion, make a trip to Chew Jetty, and examine the collection at Penang House of Music.

To see traveler tips, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the George Town trip maker app.

You can drive from Langkawi to George Town in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Langkawi to George Town, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In June, daytime highs in George Town are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to drive to Ipoh.

Things to do in George Town

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Penang Island, Laser Battle, Kek Lok Si Temple, Escape Theme Park, Indochine Natural
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Penang House of Music ©
Penang House of Music
Escape Theme Park ©
Escape Theme Park
Laser Battle ©
Laser Battle

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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.
Go for a jaunt from Ipoh to Taiping to see Taiping Lake Gardens about 1h 10 min away. And it doesn't end there: take an in-depth tour of Ipoh World at Han Chin Pet Soo, examine the collection at Ho Yan Hor Museum, get your game on at Tiny House Board Games Cafe, and Head underground at Perak Tong Cave Temple.

To see photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Ipoh route tool.

Getting from George Town to Ipoh by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from George Town to Ipoh, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. July in Ipoh sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can go by car to Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in Ipoh

Museums Fun & Games Parks

Side Trips

Taiping Lake Gardens, Lata Ulu Chepor
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Ipoh World at Han Chin Pet Soo ©
Ipoh World at Han Chin Pet Soo
Lost World Of Tambun ©
Lost World Of Tambun
Taiping Lake Gardens ©
Taiping Lake Gardens

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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: take in the spiritual surroundings of Batu Caves, enjoy breathtaking views from Menara Kuala Lumpur, stroll around KLCC Park, and skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour.

To find photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Kuala Lumpur online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Ipoh to Kuala Lumpur takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Melaka.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Parks Shopping Tours

Side Trips

Batu Caves, Shalini Ganendra Fine Art
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Petronas Twin Towers ©
Petronas Twin Towers
Batu Caves ©
Batu Caves
KLCC Park ©
KLCC Park

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Melaka

Melaka ©
Known as the "Historical City," Melaka boasts an eclectic blend of colonial, Peranakan Chinese, and traditional Malay architecture.
Melaka is known for historic sites, museums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to The Huskitory, look for gifts at Sixty 3 Heritage, get engrossed in the history at Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum, and contemplate the waterfront views at Malacca River.

To see traveler tips, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Melaka online visit planner.

You can drive from Kuala Lumpur to Melaka in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Melaka are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can travel to Pulau Tioman.

Things to do in Melaka

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum ©
Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum
The Huskitory ©
The Huskitory
Stadthuys ©
Stadthuys

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Pulau Tioman

Thick, verdant jungle blankets the hilly island of Pulau Tioman, dotted with steep cliffs and tumbling waterfalls, and filled with rare species such as bearcats, giant flying squirrels, slow lorises, and Tioman "walking" catfish.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Tue): head outdoors with Monkey Bay, thensee some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then step off the mainland to explore Renggis Island. On your second day here, kick back and relax at Panuba Beach and then play a few rounds at Tioman Island Golf Club.

For where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Pulau Tioman travel route planner.

Getting from Melaka to Pulau Tioman by combination of bus and ferry takes about 8 hours. In July in Pulau Tioman, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Pulau Tioman

Outdoors Parks Tours
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Renggis Island ©
Renggis Island
Monkey Bay ©
Monkey Bay

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