15 days in Malaysia Itinerary

15 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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Start: Taiyuan
Fly:  16 h
1
George Town, Penang Island
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
2
Kuala Lumpur
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  7 h 30 min
3
Pangkor, Pulau Pangkor
— 1 day
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  8 h 45 min
4
Melaka
— 1 night
+2
Bus + Foot + Ferry:  8 h
5
Pulau Tioman
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  10 h
6
Lahad Datu
— 2 nights
Fly:  20 h 15 min
End: Taiyuan

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.
You'll get in some beach time at Monkey Beach and Batu Ferringhi Beach. Explore hidden gems such as The Habitat Penang Hill and Laser Battle. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Reclining Buddha Wat Chaiyamangalaram, examine the collection at Asia Camera Museum, take a stroll through Chulia Street, and don't miss a visit to Tanjung Bungah Floating Mosque.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the George Town tour itinerary builder tool.

Taiyuan, China to George Town is an approximately 17- hour flight. The time zone changes from China Standard Time to Western Indonesia Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Taiyuan in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in George Town, with lows of 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) to allow time to travel to Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in George Town

Parks Beaches Wildlife

Side Trips

The Habitat Penang Hill, Monkey Beach, Laser Battle, Batu Ferringhi Beach, Tanjung Bungah Floating Mosque
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The Habitat Penang Hill ©
The Habitat Penang Hill
Monkey Beach ©
Monkey Beach
Batu Ferringhi Beach ©
Batu Ferringhi Beach

3
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Thu): surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour. Here are some ideas for day two: have some family-friendly fun at Laser Battle, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sin Sze Si Ya Temple, and then stay fit while traveling at Camp5 1Utama.

For other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read Kuala Lumpur sightseeing planner.

Traveling by flight from George Town to Kuala Lumpur takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of ferry and car. The time zone changes from Western Indonesia Time to Malaysia Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in July, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Pangkor.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Tours Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trip

Camp5 1Utama
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Camp5 1Utama ©
Camp5 1Utama
Laser Battle ©
Laser Battle

1
day
Pangkor, Pulau Pangkor

Pangkor ©
The island of Pangkor retains a markedly less touristy feel, making it a perfect getaway for those looking to escape the crowds.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): don't miss a visit to Dutch Fort, then make a trip to Foo Lin Kong Temple, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Coral Beach.

To see traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Pangkor online route planner.

Explore your travel options from Kuala Lumpur to Pangkor with the Route module. In August in Pangkor, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can travel to Melaka.

Things to do in Pangkor

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Pulau Pangkor
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Coral Beach ©
Coral Beach
Dutch Fort ©
Dutch Fort
Foo Lin Kong Temple ©
Foo Lin Kong Temple

1
night
Melaka

Known as the "Historical City," Melaka boasts an eclectic blend of colonial, Peranakan Chinese, and traditional Malay architecture.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Peter's Church, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and then examine the collection at Villa Sentosa (Malay Living Museum). Here are some ideas for day two: identify plant and animal life at Padang Kemunting Turtle Management Centre and then look for all kinds of wild species at Pengkalan Balak Beach (Pantai Pengkalan Balak).

For maps, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Melaka holiday app.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Pangkor to Melaka. In August, daytime highs in Melaka are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to travel to Pulau Tioman.

Things to do in Melaka

Wildlife Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Padang Kemunting Turtle Management Centre
Highlights from your plan
Spas
Villa Sentosa (Malay Living Museum) ©
Villa Sentosa (Malay Living Museum)
St. Peter's Church
St. Peter's Church

2
nights
Pulau Tioman

Thick, verdant jungle blankets the hilly island of Pulau Tioman, dotted with steep cliffs and tumbling waterfalls, and filled with rare species such as bearcats, giant flying squirrels, slow lorises, and Tioman "walking" catfish.
On the 6th (Tue), discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Panuba Beach.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Pulau Tioman attractions planner.

Getting from Melaka to Pulau Tioman by combination of bus and ferry takes about 7 hours. August in Pulau Tioman sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 27°C at night. On the 8th (Thu), you'll travel to Lahad Datu.

Things to do in Pulau Tioman

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Panuba Beach ©
Panuba Beach

2
nights
Lahad Datu

Lahad Datu ©
Lahad Datu is a town and district located in Tawau Division, in the east of Sabah, Malaysia on the island of Borneo. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Danum Valley Conservation Area. On the 9th (Fri), look for all kinds of wild species at Danum Valley Conservation Area, explore the fascinating underground world of Madai Caves, and then make a trip to Tower of Heaven.

To see where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Lahad Datu trip itinerary maker website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Pulau Tioman to Lahad Datu. In August, daytime highs in Lahad Datu are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. On the 10th (Sat), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Lahad Datu

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Sabah
Highlights from your plan
Danum Valley Conservation Area ©
Danum Valley Conservation Area
Madai Caves ©
Madai Caves

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