13 days in Malaysia Itinerary

13 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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13 days in Malaysia Itinerary

Start: Cranbrook
Fly:  23​h 45​min
1
Kuala Lumpur
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h
2
Langkawi
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  2​h
3
George Town, Penang Island
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
4
Cameron Highlands
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
5
Melaka
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  25​h
End: Cranbrook

2
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, museums, historic sites, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Petronas Twin Towers, stroll around KL Bird Park, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Aquaria KLCC, and wander the streets of Chinatown.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Kuala Lumpur trip itinerary planner .

Cranbrook, Canada to Kuala Lumpur is an approximately 24-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Malaysia Time (MYT) is 15 hours. Plan for much hotter temperatures traveling from Cranbrook in November, with highs in Kuala Lumpur at 37°C and lows at 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can travel to Langkawi.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Parks Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trip

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

2
nights
Langkawi

An archipelago of 104 islands, Langkawi is tailor-made for adventurous holidays, filled with exploration and relaxation.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Wed): get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, then take in the views from Langkawi Sky Bridge, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas. On the 28th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, stroll through Cenang Beach, and then delve into the lush surroundings at Kilim Karst Geoforest Park.

Make your Langkawi itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

You can fly from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. In November, daily temperatures in Langkawi can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to travel to George Town.

Things to do in Langkawi

Outdoors Tours Adventure
Highlights from your plan
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Langkawi Sky Bridge ©
Langkawi Sky Bridge
Cenang Beach ©
Cenang Beach

2
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.
On the 29th (Fri), examine the collection at Khoo Kongsi, get engrossed in the history at Pinang Peranakan Mansion, steep yourself in history at Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion, see the interesting displays at Penang House of Music, then admire the landmark architecture of Kek Lok Si Temple, and finally get some fabulous bargains at Indochine Natural. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Sat): take a stroll through Chew Jetty and then get in on the family fun at ESCAPE.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the George Town online day trip planner .

Getting from Langkawi to George Town by combination of flight and bus takes about 2 hours. Other options: ride a ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Langkawi to George Town. In November, daytime highs in George Town are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can drive to Cameron Highlands.

Things to do in George Town

Theme Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Indochine Natural, Escape Theme Park, Kek Lok Si Temple
Highlights from your plan
Penang House of Music ©
Penang House of Music
Kek Lok Si Temple ©
Kek Lok Si Temple
Pinang Peranakan Mansion ©
Pinang Peranakan Mansion

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sun): view the masterpieces at Mah Meri Art Gallery, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Our Lady of Mount Carmel, then learn the secrets of production at Boh Tea Plantation, and finally relax in the rural setting at Cameron Bharat Tea Estate. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the awesome beauty at Gunung Irau (Mount Irau), then take a peaceful walk through Mossy Forest, and then examine the collection at Time Tunnel Museum.

To see where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read Cameron Highlands road trip app .

Getting from George Town to Cameron Highlands by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and taxi; or do a combination of ferry, train, and taxi. The time zone difference when traveling from George Town to Cameron Highlands is 1 hour. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Melaka.

Things to do in Cameron Highlands

Parks Nature Tours
Highlights from your plan
Mossy Forest ©
Mossy Forest
Boh's Tea Centre ©
Boh's Tea Centre
Cameron Bharat Tea Estate ©
Cameron Bharat Tea Estate

2
nights
Melaka

Melaka ©
Known as the "Historical City," Melaka boasts an eclectic blend of colonial, Peranakan Chinese, and traditional Malay architecture.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): make a trip to Windmill Dutch Square Melaka, Bandar Hilir, Malacca., take an in-depth tour of Stadthuys, then take an in-depth tour of Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum, then contemplate the waterfront views at Malacca River, and finally make a trip to The Huskitory.

To find reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read Melaka trip planner .

You can drive from Cameron Highlands to Melaka in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Melaka

Parks Historic Sites Nature
Highlights from your plan
Malacca River ©
Malacca River
Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum ©
Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum
The Huskitory ©
The Huskitory

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