7 days in Malaysia Itinerary

7 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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7 days in Malaysia Itinerary

Start: Kuala Lumpur
1
Kuala Lumpur
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h
2
Langkawi
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  2​h 15​min
3
Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
End: Kuala Lumpur

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): admire the landmark architecture of Petronas Twin Towers, take in the spiritual surroundings of Batu Caves, then walk around KLCC Park, then enjoy breathtaking views from Menara Kuala Lumpur, and finally head outdoors with Dialogue in the Dark, Malaysia. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get in on the family fun at Sunway Lagoon and then look for all kinds of wild species at KL Bird Park.

For more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Kuala Lumpur route builder app .

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Kuala Lumpur. In December in Kuala Lumpur, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to travel to Langkawi.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

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Petaling Jaya, Batu Caves
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Petronas Twin Towers ©
Petronas Twin Towers
Batu Caves ©
Batu Caves
Sunway Lagoon ©
Sunway Lagoon

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Langkawi

Langkawi ©
An archipelago of 104 islands, Langkawi is tailor-made for adventurous holidays, filled with exploration and relaxation.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Mon): head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, enjoy the sand and surf at Cenang Beach, and then meet the residents at Underwater World Langkawi. On the 10th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, snap pictures at Langkawi Sky Bridge, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Tanjung Rhu Beach.

For ratings, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Langkawi attractions planner .

Fly from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in December, and nighttime lows around 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can travel to Batu Ferringhi.

Things to do in Langkawi

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

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Batu Ferringhi, Penang Island

Batu Ferringhi ©
Situated on the northern coast of Penang, the resort town of Batu Ferringhi has traditionally thrived as a tourism hotspot, with visitors flocking to experience the sun, sea, and sand.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Wed): kick back and relax at Batu Ferringhi Beach and then get in on the family fun at ESCAPE. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to Tanjung Bungah Floating Mosque, explore the striking landscape of Penang National Park (Taman Negara Pulau Pinang), and then take in nature's colorful creations at Tropical Spice Garden.

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You can do a combination of flight and bus from Langkawi to Batu Ferringhi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Langkawi to Batu Ferringhi is minus 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in December, and nighttime lows around 28°C. On the 13th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

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Tanjung Bungah, Penang Island, ESCAPE
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Batu Ferringhi Beach ©
Batu Ferringhi Beach
ESCAPE ©
ESCAPE

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