12 days in Thailand & Malaysia Itinerary

12 days in Thailand & Malaysia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Pattaya, Thailand
— 2 nights
2
Bangkok, Thailand
— 3 nights
3
Langkawi, Malaysia
— 2 nights
4
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
— 4 nights

2
nights
Pattaya, Thailand

Pattaya ©
Famous for its nightlife and activity-filled seafront, Pattaya remains a major party destination for tourists and expats in Thailand.
On the 2nd (Mon), kick back and relax at Pattaya Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Jomtien Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Nang Ram Beach. On the 3rd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the striking features of The Sanctuary Of Truth and then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas.

To find photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Pattaya itinerary planning site.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Pattaya is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from Dubai to Pattaya due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around °C in November, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to take a shuttle to Bangkok.

Things to do in Pattaya

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Nang Ram Beach
Highlights from your plan
Jomtien Beach ©
Jomtien Beach
The Sanctuary Of Truth ©
The Sanctuary Of Truth
Scuba & Snorkeling

3
nights
Bangkok, Thailand

Bangkok ©
Enjoy cultural, historical, and culinary exploration during your holiday in Bangkok, the capital of Thailand and the most populous city in the country.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like The Grand Palace and Wat Maha That. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Wat Pho and Khaosan Road. Venture out of the city with trips to Wat Phra Khao Temple (in Bang Ban) and Ayutthaya (Wat Suwan Dararam Ratchaworawihan & War Elephants Monument). Next up on the itinerary: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, get a taste of the local shopping with Chatuchak Weekend Market, take a stroll through Chinatown - Bangkok, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun).

To see reviews, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Bangkok trip planner.

You can take a shuttle from Pattaya to Bangkok in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in November, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to travel to Langkawi.

Things to do in Bangkok

Historic Sites Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Ayutthaya, Wat Phra Khao Temple
Highlights from your plan
The Grand Palace ©
The Grand Palace
Wat Pho ©
Wat Pho
Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun) ©
Temple Of Dawn (Wat Arun)

2
nights
Langkawi, Malaysia

Langkawi ©
An archipelago of 104 islands, Langkawi is tailor-made for adventurous holidays, filled with exploration and relaxation.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): explore the galleries of Batik Village, enjoy the sand and surf at Cenang Beach, and then see what you can catch with a fishing tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Pulau Payar Marine Park, thenindulge in some personalized pampering at The Westin Langkawi Resort & Spa, thenexplore the fascinating underground world of Gua Kelawar (Bat Cave), and finally Head underground at Tanjung Rhu Beach.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Langkawi travel route planner.

Traveling by flight from Bangkok to Langkawi takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Bangkok to Langkawi. In November, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to travel to Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in Langkawi

Outdoors Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Cenang Beach ©
Cenang Beach
Fishing Charters & Tours
Tanjung Rhu Beach ©
Tanjung Rhu Beach

4
nights
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Batu Caves and Ramayana Cave. Take a break from the city and head to Canyoning & Rappelling Tours and KL Bird Park. Get out of town with these interesting Kuala Lumpur side-trips: Kuala Selangor (Kampung Kuantan Firefly Park & Sky Mirror) and Bentong (Bentong Upside Down House & Kechara Forest Retreat). The adventure continues: admire the striking features of Petronas Twin Towers, head outdoors with Dialogue in the Dark, Malaysia, look for all kinds of wild species at Saga Hill Trial, and soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

To see ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Kuala Lumpur day trip tool.

Getting from Langkawi to Kuala Lumpur by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry, bus, and train; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In November, daily temperatures in Kuala Lumpur can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Batu Caves, Petaling Jaya, Kuala Selangor, Bentong, Saga Hill Trial
Highlights from your plan
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Batu Caves ©
Batu Caves
KL Bird Park ©
KL Bird Park

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