12 days in Malaysia Itinerary

12 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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Kuala Lumpur
— 1 night
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Cameron Highlands
— 1 night
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Ipoh
— 1 night
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George Town, Penang Island
— 2 nights
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Kota Bharu
— 1 night
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Kuala Terengganu
— 1 night
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Kuantan
— 1 night
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Johor Bahru
— 1 night
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Melaka
— 1 night
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Kuala Lumpur
— 1 night

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Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur ©

Garden City of Lights

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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes KLCC Park, Petronas Twin Towers Gift Shop, Petronas Twin Towers, and other attractions. Start off your visit on the 7th (Tue): admire the landmark architecture of Istana Negara, get around town with Malayan Railway Administration Building, don't miss a visit to Merdeka Square, then admire the landmark architecture of Petronas Twin Towers, then stop by Petronas Twin Towers Gift Shop, and finally stroll around KLCC Park.

For more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Kuala Lumpur trip itinerary maker website.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Kuala Lumpur. In July, daytime highs in Kuala Lumpur are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Cameron Highlands.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Parks · Historic Sites · Transportation · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Petronas Twin Towers ©
Petronas Twin Towers
KLCC Park ©
KLCC Park
Merdeka Square ©
Merdeka Square

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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.
Sam Poh Temple has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sam Poh Temple.

For traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Cameron Highlands online vacation planner.

You can drive from Kuala Lumpur to Cameron Highlands in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. On the 9th (Thu), you'll travel to Ipoh.

Things to do in Cameron Highlands

Historic Sites
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Sam Poh Temple ©
Sam Poh Temple

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Ipoh

Ipoh

The Town Built on Tin

The city of Ipoh, fourth-largest in Malaysia and historically a mining town, has recently seen a complete reinvention and resurgence as a burgeoning tourism destination, thanks in part to its significant heritage.
For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Ipoh trip itinerary builder website.

You can drive from Cameron Highlands to Ipoh in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 28°C. You will leave for George Town on the 10th (Fri).

Things to do in Ipoh

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Nature

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George Town, Penang Island

George Town
A kind of architectural playground, George Town is city offering an attractive mix of style, history, and culture.
For other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our George Town travel route builder site.

Drive from Ipoh to George Town in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Ipoh to George Town due to the time zone difference. In July, daytime highs in George Town are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. You will leave for Kota Bharu on the 12th (Sun).

Things to do in George Town

Shopping · Parks · Historic Sites · Tours

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Kota Bharu

Kota Bharu

The Islamic City

Known as ‘The Islamic City’, Kota Bharu offers a fine architectural mix of dignified mosques and old royal buildings.
To find reviews, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Kota Bharu online visit planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from George Town to Kota Bharu. The time zone difference when traveling from George Town to Kota Bharu is 1 hour. In July, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 28°C. On the 13th (Mon), you'll travel to Kuala Terengganu.

Things to do in Kota Bharu

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Shopping

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Kuala Terengganu

Kuala Terengganu
Once a small fishing village, Kuala Terengganu is now a developing city where skyscrapers often stand shoulder to shoulder with traditional kampong-style houses.
To see reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Kuala Terengganu road trip tool.

You can drive from Kota Bharu to Kuala Terengganu in 3 hours. In July in Kuala Terengganu, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 28°C at night. On the 14th (Tue), you'll travel to Kuantan.

Things to do in Kuala Terengganu

Shopping · Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors

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Kuantan

Kuantan
The capital of Malaysia's third-largest state, busy Kuantan remains generally untouristed, yet continues to grow as a residential urban community.
For other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Kuantan trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Kuala Terengganu to Kuantan takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 28°C. On the 15th (Wed), you'll travel to Johor Bahru.

Things to do in Kuantan

Parks · Outdoors · Shopping · Nature

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Johor Bahru

Johor Bahru

Southern City

A trip to Johor Bahru allows visitors to travel back to the colonial era and discover places of worship reminding visitors of the country's rich history and multicultural character. Explore museums preserving the stories of different communities from across Asia, and take time to get to know the city's charming streets, vibrant galleries, and growing cafe culture.
To find more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Johor Bahru trip planning website.

Do a combination of flight and bus from Kuantan to Johor Bahru in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. In July, daily temperatures in Johor Bahru can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. On the 16th (Thu), you're off to Melaka.

Things to do in Johor Bahru

Shopping · Parks · Theme Parks · Fun & Games

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Melaka

Melaka

Historical City

Known as the "Historical City," Melaka boasts an eclectic blend of colonial, Peranakan Chinese, and traditional Malay architecture.
For maps, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Melaka trip itinerary maker app.

You can drive from Johor Bahru to Melaka in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in July, and nighttime lows around 28°C. You will leave for Kuala Lumpur on the 17th (Fri).

Things to do in Melaka

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Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur

Garden City of Lights

For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Kuala Lumpur travel planner.

Getting from Melaka to Kuala Lumpur by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. On the 18th (Sat), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Shopping · Tours · Parks · Outdoors

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