7 days in Malaysia Itinerary

7 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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Start: Singapore
Fly:  2 h 30 min
1
Langkawi
— 1 night
Taxi:  2 h
2
George Town, Penang Island
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
3
Ipoh
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 45 min
4
Melaka
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
End: Singapore

1
night
Langkawi

Langkawi ©
An archipelago of 104 islands, Langkawi is tailor-made for adventurous holidays, filled with exploration and relaxation.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sun): admire the masterpieces at Art In Paradise and then Head underground at Tanjung Rhu Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Mon): get to know the resident critters at Crocodile Adventureland Langkawi, enjoy the sand and surf at Pasir Tengkorak Beach, and then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

To find other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Langkawi journey tool.

Singapore, Singapore to Langkawi is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. December in Langkawi sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 29°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to George Town.

Things to do in Langkawi

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Tanjung Rhu Beach ©
Tanjung Rhu Beach
Pasir Tengkorak Beach ©
Pasir Tengkorak Beach
Crocodile Adventureland Langkawi ©
Crocodile Adventureland Langkawi

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Adventure Zone and Penang House of Music. Change things up with a short trip to Taiping Lake Gardens in Taiping (about 1h 35 min away). And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Asia Camera Museum, explore the striking landscape of Penang National Park (Taman Negara Pulau Pinang), take in the spiritual surroundings of Reclining Buddha Wat Chaiyamangalaram, and don't miss a visit to Street Art in George Town.

For other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our George Town trip itinerary site.

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 December in George Town, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to drive to Ipoh.

Things to do in George Town

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Penang Island, Taiping Lake Gardens, Adventure Zone
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Adventure Zone ©
Adventure Zone
Penang House of Music ©
Penang House of Music

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Kek Lok Tong Cave Temple and Zen Gardens, take an in-depth tour of Ho Yan Hor Museum, get engrossed in the history at Ipoh World at Han Chin Pet Soo, thenview the masterpieces at Funtasy House Trick Art, and finally get your game on at Laser Battle.

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, use the Ipoh road trip tool.

You can drive from George Town to Ipoh in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from George Town to Ipoh due to the time zone difference. In December in Ipoh, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Melaka.

Things to do in Ipoh

Museums Shopping Fun & Games
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Ipoh World at Han Chin Pet Soo ©
Ipoh World at Han Chin Pet Soo
Funtasy House Trick Art ©
Funtasy House Trick Art
Laser Battle ©
Laser Battle

1
night
Melaka

Melaka ©
Known as the "Historical City," Melaka boasts an eclectic blend of colonial, Peranakan Chinese, and traditional Malay architecture.
On the 21st (Sat), take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Peter's Church, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cheng Hoon Teng Temple, thenmake a trip to River Walk, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Melaka Straits Mosque, and finally make a trip to The Huskitory.

To see where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Melaka road trip website.

Traveling by car from Ipoh to Melaka takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and taxi. In December in Melaka, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Melaka

Historic Sites
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Cheng Hoon Teng Temple ©
Cheng Hoon Teng Temple
St. Peter's Church
St. Peter's Church
Melaka Straits Mosque ©
Melaka Straits Mosque

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