12 days in Langkawi, Cameron Highlands & Kuala Lumpur Itinerary

12 days in Langkawi, Cameron Highlands & Kuala Lumpur Itinerary

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12 days in Langkawi, Cameron Highlands & Kuala Lumpur Itinerary

Start: Doha
Fly:  11 h 45 min
1
Langkawi
— 4 nights
+3
Ferry + Drive + Train + Taxi:  7 h
2
Cameron Highlands
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
3
Kuala Lumpur
— 5 nights
Fly:  10 h 30 min
End: Doha

4
nights
Langkawi

Langkawi ©
An archipelago of 104 islands, Langkawi is tailor-made for adventurous holidays, filled with exploration and relaxation.
We've included these beaches for you: Pasir Tengkorak Beach and Tengah Beach. Get in touch with nature at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Zipline. Next up on the itinerary: Head underground at Tanjung Rhu Beach, admire the masterpieces at Art In Paradise, browse the exhibits of Atma Alam Batik Village, and take in the exciting artwork at Batik Village.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Langkawi trip itinerary planning app .

Doha, Qatar to Langkawi is an approximately 12-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and ferry; or do a combination of flight and ferry. The time zone changes from Arabia Standard Time to Malaysia Time, which is usually a 5 hour difference. While traveling from Doha, expect cooler days and slightly colder nights in Langkawi, ranging from highs of 36°C to lows of 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) so you can travel to Cameron Highlands.

Things to do in Langkawi

Outdoors Tours Adventure
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Pasir Tengkorak Beach ©
Pasir Tengkorak Beach
Tanjung Rhu Beach ©
Tanjung Rhu Beach
Kayaking & Canoeing

1
night
Cameron Highlands

Cameron Highlands ©
Breathe in some fresh air during a holiday in Cameron Highlands, a hill station in Malaysia known for its impressive vistas.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Thu): take in the exciting artwork at Mah Meri Art Gallery, hike along Cameron Highlands Trail No. 3, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Cameron Highlands Butterfly Garden.

For where to stay, reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Cameron Highlands trip app .

Traveling by combination of ferry, train, and taxi from Langkawi to Cameron Highlands takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, train, and taxi; or do a combination of flight and taxi. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can go by car to Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in Cameron Highlands

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Cameron Highlands Trail No. 3 ©
Cameron Highlands Trail No. 3
Cameron Highlands Butterfly Garden ©

5
nights
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.
Sultan Salahuddin Abdul Aziz Shah Mosque and Muzium Tentera Darat will appeal to museum buffs. Visit Batu Caves and Putra Mosque for their historical value. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kuala Lumpur: Bagan Pinang Beach (in Port Dickson) and Bagan Lalang Beach (in Sungai Pelek). Spend the 3rd (Sat) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at Kuala Lumpur City Gallery, get curious at Petrosains Science Discovery Centre, hunt for treasures at Indian Rojak & Cendol, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at National Mosque (Masjid Negara).

For ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Kuala Lumpur trip builder website .

You can drive from Cameron Highlands to Kuala Lumpur in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. August in Kuala Lumpur sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Outdoors Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Port Dickson, Indian Rojak & Cendol, Bagan Lalang Beach, Batu Caves, Sultan Salahuddin Abdul Aziz Shah Mosque
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Batu Caves ©
Batu Caves
Putra Mosque ©
Putra Mosque

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