12 days in Malaysia & Indonesia Itinerary

12 days in Malaysia & Indonesia Itinerary

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Start: Sydney, Australia
Fly:  11 h 30 min
1
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h 15 min
2
Ubud, Indonesia
— 2 nights
Taxi + Ferry:  2 h 15 min
3
Gili Trawangan, Indonesia
— 1 night
Ferry:  1 h
4
Amed, Indonesia
— 1 night
Taxi:  1 h 45 min
5
Nusa Lembongan, Indonesia
— 1 night
Ferry + Taxi:  45 min
6
Denpasar, Indonesia
— 4 nights
Fly:  6 h 15 min
End: Sydney, Australia

2
nights
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Museum of Illusions, admire the striking features of Petronas Twin Towers, thenwalk around KLCC Park, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Batu Caves. On your second day here, explore the world behind art at Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia, take in panoramic vistas at Menara Kuala Lumpur, and then stroll around KL Bird Park.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Kuala Lumpur driving holiday planning website.

Sydney, Australia to Kuala Lumpur is an approximately 12-hour flight. Traveling from Sydney to Kuala Lumpur, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Sydney in April, expect Kuala Lumpur to be somewhat warmer, temps between 39°C and 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Ubud.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trip

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

2
nights
Ubud, Indonesia

Ubud ©
Experience small-town Bali in Ubud, an atmospheric town surrounded by small settlements, farms, and rice paddies.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Mon): take in the exciting artwork at Threads of Life, stroll through Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary, and then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Tegalalang Rice Terrace, take in the spiritual surroundings of Tirta Empul Temple, and then stroll through Mason Elephant Park.

To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Ubud trip builder tool.

You can fly from Kuala Lumpur to Ubud in 7 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in April, and nighttime lows around 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Gili Trawangan.

Things to do in Ubud

Spas Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Tegalalang, Tirta Empul Temple
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Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary ©
Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary
Spas
Tegalalang Rice Terrace ©
Tegalalang Rice Terrace

1
night
Gili Trawangan, Indonesia

An island holiday in Gili Trawangan offers access to the largest of the three Gili Islands located off the main coast of Lombok.
On the 8th (Wed), have some family-friendly fun at Gili Golf & Bar, thendiscover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

To find ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Gili Trawangan journey planning tool.

Getting from Ubud to Gili Trawangan by combination of taxi and ferry takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and ferry. In April, daytime highs in Gili Trawangan are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can catch the ferry to Amed.

Things to do in Gili Trawangan

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Spas & Wellness
Gili Golf & Bar ©
Gili Golf & Bar

1
night
Amed, Indonesia

A snaking coastline and quaint, sleepy fishing villages characterize Amed, a stretch of shorefront with seven villages in Bali's east.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): see the vivid underwater world at USS Liberty Shipwreck, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

To find where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Amed vacation planner.

You can ride a ferry from Gili Trawangan to Amed in 2 hours. April in Amed sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 27°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to travel to Nusa Lembongan.

Things to do in Amed

Wildlife Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

USS Liberty Shipwreck
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
USS Liberty Shipwreck ©
USS Liberty Shipwreck
Spas & Wellness

1
night
Nusa Lembongan, Indonesia

The island of Nusa Lembongan sits amidst swathes of calm, clear waters as well as some of the most notable surfing waves in the region.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Nusa Lembongan sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Amed to Nusa Lembongan in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in April, and nighttime lows around 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Denpasar.

Things to do in Nusa Lembongan

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Spas

4
nights
Denpasar, Indonesia

Denpasar ©
A trip to Denpasar takes visitors to the capital of Bali and the gateway to the island.
Get out of town with these interesting Denpasar side-trips: Tanah Lot Temple (in Beraban) and Uluwatu Temple (in Pecatu). The adventure continues: make a splash at Waterbom Bali, have some family-friendly fun at Tilo Kids Club, kick back and relax at Pantai Sanur, and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Denpasar online trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Nusa Lembongan to Denpasar by combination of ferry and taxi takes about 1.5 hours. In April in Denpasar, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 29°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Denpasar

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Seminyak, Tanah Lot Temple, Waterbom Bali, Uluwatu Temple
Highlights from your plan
Waterbom Bali ©
Waterbom Bali
Tanah Lot Temple
Tanah Lot Temple
Spas

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