15 days in Malaysia Itinerary

15 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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Kuala Lumpur
— 4 nights
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Melaka
— 1 night
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Johor Bahru
— 1 night
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Kota Kinabalu
— 3 nights
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George Town, Penang Island
— 2 nights
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Langkawi
— 3 nights

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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.
Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 6th (Fri) at Sunway Lagoon. The adventure continues: admire the striking features of Petronas Twin Towers, take in panoramic vistas at Menara Kuala Lumpur, observe the fascinating underwater world at Aquaria, and walk around KL Bird Park.

To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Kuala Lumpur online trip itinerary builder.

Sydney, Australia to Kuala Lumpur is an approximately 12-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to Kuala Lumpur is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Sydney in March, things will get somewhat warmer in Kuala Lumpur: highs are around 39°C and lows about 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can go by car to Melaka.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Theme Parks · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Batu Caves, Sunway Lagoon
Highlights from your plan
Petronas Twin Towers ©
Petronas Twin Towers
Batu Caves ©
Batu Caves
KL Bird Park ©
KL Bird Park

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Melaka

Melaka ©
Known as the "Historical City," Melaka boasts an eclectic blend of colonial, Peranakan Chinese, and traditional Malay architecture.
On the 8th (Sun), contemplate the waterfront views at Malacca River, then make a trip to The Huskitory, then get engrossed in the history at Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum, and finally don't miss a visit to Jonker Street Night Market. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the ancient world of St Paul's Church, make a trip to Windmill Dutch Square Melaka, Bandar Hilir, Malacca., then get engrossed in the history at Stadthuys, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Christ Church Melaka, Bandar Hilir..

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Traveling by car from Kuala Lumpur to Melaka takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. March in Melaka sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Johor Bahru.

Things to do in Melaka

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks
Highlights from your plan
St Paul's Church ©
St Paul's Church
Jonker Street Night Market ©
Jonker Street Night Market
Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum ©
Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum

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Johor Bahru

Johor Bahru ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Tue): make a splash at Legoland Malaysia.

To find maps, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Johor Bahru road trip planning tool.

You can drive from Melaka to Johor Bahru in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. In March, daytime highs in Johor Bahru are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Kota Kinabalu.

Things to do in Johor Bahru

Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
Legoland Malaysia ©
Legoland Malaysia

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Kota Kinabalu

A holiday in Kota Kinabalu, the state capital and main gateway town, offers access to urban areas boasting a diverse and rapidly evolving set of malls, bars, and quality restaurants serving locally caught seafood.
Step out of Kota Kinabalu to go to Kundasang and see Desa Dairy Farm, which is approximately 2 hours away. Spend the 13th (Fri) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. It doesn't end there: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Kinabalu and see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour.

For more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Kota Kinabalu tour itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Johor Bahru to Kota Kinabalu takes 5.5 hours. In March, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can travel to George Town.

Things to do in Kota Kinabalu

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trips

Desa Dairy Farm, Mount Kinabalu
Highlights from your plan
Climbing Tours
Mount Kinabalu ©
Mount Kinabalu
Scuba & Snorkeling

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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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sat): take an in-depth tour of Pinang Peranakan Mansion, look for gifts at 5.4 North, then see the interesting displays at Khoo Kongsi, then wander the streets of Chew Jetty, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Kek Lok Si Temple.

To find photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the George Town trip app.

Traveling by flight from Kota Kinabalu to George Town takes 5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Malaysia Time (MYT) to Western Indonesia Time (WIB) is minus 1 hour. In March, daytime highs in George Town are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can travel to Langkawi.

Things to do in George Town

Museums · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Kek Lok Si Temple
Highlights from your plan
Pinang Peranakan Mansion ©
Pinang Peranakan Mansion
Kek Lok Si Temple ©
Kek Lok Si Temple
Khoo Kongsi ©
Khoo Kongsi

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Langkawi

Langkawi ©
An archipelago of 104 islands, Langkawi is tailor-made for adventurous holidays, filled with exploration and relaxation.
Langkawi is known for nature, beaches, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Langkawi Sky Bridge, stroll through Pasir Tengkorak Beach, paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and explore the fascinating underground world of Tanjung Rhu Beach.

To see maps and tourist information, read our Langkawi day trip planner.

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from George Town to Langkawi in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from George Town to Langkawi due to the time zone difference. In March, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 30°C. On the 18th (Wed), you're off to home.

Things to do in Langkawi

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

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