6 days in Melaka & Penang Itinerary

6 days in Melaka & Penang Itinerary

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1
Melaka
— 2 nights
2
George Town, Penang Island
— 3 nights

2
nights
Melaka

Melaka ©
Known as the "Historical City," Melaka boasts an eclectic blend of colonial, Peranakan Chinese, and traditional Malay architecture.
On the 26th (Sun), get engrossed in the history at The Royal Press. On your second day here, take in panoramic vistas at Menara Taming Sari, Bandar Hilir, Malacca., admire the landmark architecture of Stadthuys, contemplate the waterfront views at Malacca River, thenget engrossed in the history at Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum, and finally stop by RazKashmir Crafts.

To see reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Melaka trip planner.

Langkawi to Melaka is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of ferry, bus, train, and taxi; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In July, daily temperatures in Melaka can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to George Town.

Things to do in Melaka

Historic Sites Museums Nature
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Christ Church Melaka, Bandar Hilir. ©
Christ Church Melaka, Bandar Hilir.
The Huskitory ©
The Huskitory
Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum ©
Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum

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.
George Town is known for museums, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kek Lok Si Temple, admire the natural beauty at Penang Botanical Gardens, contemplate the long history of Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion, and take an in-depth tour of Pinang Peranakan Mansion.

To see maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the George Town online journey planner.

You can fly from Melaka to George Town in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Melaka to George Town is minus 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in George Town

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Penang Island, Kek Lok Si Temple, Tanjung Bungah Floating Mosque, Batu Ferringhi Beach
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Kek Lok Si Temple ©
Kek Lok Si Temple
Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion ©
Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion
Pinang Peranakan Mansion ©
Pinang Peranakan Mansion

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