15 days in Malaysia Itinerary

15 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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George Town, Penang Island
— 2 nights
2
Langkawi
— 3 nights
3
Johor Bahru
— 1 night
4
Kuching
— 2 nights
5
Gunung Mulu National Park
— 2 nights
6
Kuala Lumpur
— 3 nights

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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.
Bring the kids along to Escape Theme Park and Khoo Kongsi. There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kek Lok Si Temple, see the interesting displays at Penang House of Music, take in nature's colorful creations at Tropical Spice Garden, and stop by Areca Books.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our George Town trip planner.

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates to George Town is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Abu Dhabi to George Town is 3 hours. Traveling from Abu Dhabi in July, expect nights in George Town to be a bit cooler, around 28°C, while days are much colder, around 37°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Langkawi.

Things to do in George Town

Museums · Theme Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Indochine Natural, Tropical Spice Garden, Kek Lok Si Temple, Escape Theme Park
Highlights from your plan
Penang House of Music ©
Penang House of Music
Escape Theme Park ©
Escape Theme Park
Tropical Spice Garden ©
Tropical Spice Garden

3
nights
Langkawi

Langkawi ©
An archipelago of 104 islands, Langkawi is tailor-made for adventurous holidays, filled with exploration and relaxation.
Attractions like Waterskiing & Jetskiing and Zipline make great kid-friendly stops. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Cenang Beach, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Underwater World Langkawi, take in the views from Langkawi Sky Bridge, and admire the sheer force of Telaga Tujuh Waterfalls.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Langkawi online trip maker.

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from George Town to Langkawi in 3.5 hours. Other options are to ride a ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. The time zone changes from Western Indonesia Time to Malaysia Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. In July, daytime highs in Langkawi are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel to Johor Bahru.

Things to do in Langkawi

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

1
night
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.
On the 11th (Sat), find something for the whole family at Puteri Harbour Satellite Clubhouse and then cool off at Legoland Malaysia.

For more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Johor Bahru journey site.

Fly from Langkawi to Johor Bahru in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel to Kuching.

Things to do in Johor Bahru

Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
Legoland Malaysia ©
Legoland Malaysia
Puteri Harbour Satellite Clubhouse ©
Puteri Harbour Satellite Clubhouse

2
nights
Kuching

Kuching ©
A state capital, Kuching offers access to the surrounding landscape on a range of ecotours through national parks and reserves.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): see the interesting displays at The Ranee Museum, explore the striking landscape of Bako National Park, and then admire the striking features of Dewan Undangan Negeri Sarawak. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Mon): steep yourself in history at Sarawak Cultural Village, stop by Buddhism New Village, then look for all kinds of wild species at Semenggoh Nature Reserve, and finally browse for treasures at Borneoartifact Asian Art, Antiques, Cultural artifacts.

To find photos and other tourist information, go to the Kuching sightseeing planning app.

Getting from Johor Bahru to Kuching by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and bus. In July, daily temperatures in Kuching can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can travel to Gunung Mulu National Park.

Things to do in Kuching

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Bako National Park ©
Bako National Park
Semenggoh Nature Reserve ©
Semenggoh Nature Reserve
Sarawak Cultural Village ©
Sarawak Cultural Village

2
nights
Gunung Mulu National Park

Gunung Mulu National Park ©
Dominated by a soaring sandstone pinnacle, Gunung Mulu National Park remains a thrilling nature destination on the island of Borneo.
On the 14th (Tue), snap pictures at Mulu Skywalk and then Head underground at Deer Cave. Keep things going the next day: explore the fascinating underground world of Clearwater / Wind Show Caves.

Discover how to plan a Gunung Mulu National Park trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Kuching to Gunung Mulu National Park takes 3.5 hours. In July in Gunung Mulu National Park, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in Gunung Mulu National Park

Nature · Parks · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Clearwater / Wind Show Caves ©
Clearwater / Wind Show Caves
Mulu Skywalk ©
Mulu Skywalk
Deer Cave ©
Deer Cave

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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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Petronas Twin Towers and Sunway Lagoon. And it doesn't end there: Head underground at Batu Caves, walk around KLCC Park, meet the residents at Aquaria, and scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour.

For where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Kuala Lumpur online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Gunung Mulu National Park to Kuala Lumpur takes 7 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Kuala Lumpur can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Parks · Wildlife · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Sunway Lagoon, Batu Caves
Highlights from your plan
Petronas Twin Towers ©
Petronas Twin Towers
Sunway Lagoon ©
Sunway Lagoon
Aquaria ©
Aquaria

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