10 days in Malaysia Itinerary

10 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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10 days in Malaysia Itinerary

Start: Dubai
Fly:  10​h 15​min
1
Kuala Lumpur
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h
2
Langkawi
— 3 nights
Fly + Bus:  2​h
3
George Town, Penang Island
— 3 nights
Fly:  12​h 30​min
End: Dubai

3
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, historic sites, museums, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Petronas Twin Towers, look for gifts at Happy Creations, skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour, and stroll through Batu Caves.

To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Kuala Lumpur route planning site .

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Kuala Lumpur is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of shuttle and flight. Traveling from Dubai to Kuala Lumpur, you'll lose 4 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Dubai in January; daily highs in Kuala Lumpur reach 38°C and lows reach 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to travel to Langkawi.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Parks Wildlife Tours

Side Trip

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

3
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, zoos & aquariums, adventure, and spas. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: snap pictures at Langkawi Sky Bridge, take a peaceful walk through Kilim Karst Geoforest Park, observe the fascinating underwater world at Underwater World Langkawi, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Langkawi trip itinerary builder website .

You can fly from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. In January in Langkawi, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 29°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can travel to George Town.

Things to do in Langkawi

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

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.
Go for a jaunt from George Town to Teluk Bahang to see ESCAPE about 36 minutes away. There's still lots to do: admire the landmark architecture of Kek Lok Si Temple, see the interesting displays at Khoo Kongsi, get engrossed in the history at Pinang Peranakan Mansion, and contemplate the long history of Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion.

To find maps, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the George Town trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Langkawi to George Town takes 2 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 January, daytime highs in George Town are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in George Town

Museums Theme Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kek Lok Si Temple, ESCAPE, Tropical Spice Garden
Highlights from your plan
Penang House of Music ©
Penang House of Music
Kek Lok Si Temple ©
Kek Lok Si Temple
Pinang Peranakan Mansion ©
Pinang Peranakan Mansion

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