10 days in Penang & Kuala Lumpur Itinerary

10 days in Penang & Kuala Lumpur Itinerary

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10 days in Penang & Kuala Lumpur Itinerary

Start: Hong Kong
Fly:  7 h
1
George Town, Penang Island
— 4 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
2
Kuala Lumpur
— 4 nights
Fly:  7 h 30 min
End: Hong Kong

4
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 out of George Town to go to Teluk Bahang and see ESCAPE, which is approximately 36 minutes away. The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kek Lok Si Temple, get engrossed in the history at Penang State Museum and Art Gallery, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Penang National Park (Taman Negara Pulau Pinang), and see the interesting displays at Khoo Kongsi.

To see reviews, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our George Town trip builder app .

Hong Kong, China to George Town is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of ferry and flight; or drive. The time zone changes from Hong Kong Time (HKT) to West Indonesia Time (WIB), which is usually a -1 hour difference. In April, George Town is somewhat warmer than Hong Kong - with highs of 37°C and lows of 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in George Town

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Penang Island, Tanjung Bungah, Kek Lok Si Temple, TeddyVille Museum, Escape Theme Park
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Penang House of Music ©
Penang House of Music
Kek Lok Si Temple ©
Kek Lok Si Temple
Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion ©

4
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 striking features of Petronas Twin Towers, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, walk around KLCC Park, and get in on the family fun at Sunway Lagoon.

To see photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read Kuala Lumpur road trip planning site .

You can fly from George Town to Kuala Lumpur in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of ferry and car. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from George Town to Kuala Lumpur due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in April, and nighttime lows around 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Parks Theme Parks Tours

Side Trips

Petaling Jaya, Batu Caves
Highlights from your plan
Petronas Twin Towers ©
Petronas Twin Towers
Batu Caves ©
Batu Caves
KLCC Park ©
KLCC Park

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