16 days in Malaysia Itinerary

16 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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Kuala Lumpur
— 3 nights
2
Langkawi
— 2 nights
3
George Town, Penang Island
— 3 nights
4
Kuching
— 2 nights
5
Gunung Mulu National Park
— 2 nights
6
Kundasang
— 1 night
7
Kota Kinabalu
— 2 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.
Kuala Lumpur is known for parks, shopping, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Petronas Twin Towers, enjoy breathtaking views from Menara Kuala Lumpur, soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, and admire the masterpieces at Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia.

To see traveler tips, maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Kuala Lumpur travel planning tool.

Chandigarh, India to Kuala Lumpur is an approximately 12-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll lose 2.5 hours traveling from Chandigarh to Kuala Lumpur due to the time zone difference. In March, daytime highs in Kuala Lumpur are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can travel to Langkawi.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Parks · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trip

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

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Langkawi

An archipelago of 104 islands, Langkawi is tailor-made for adventurous holidays, filled with exploration and relaxation.
On the 6th (Fri), zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, snap pictures at Langkawi Sky Bridge, and then don't miss a visit to De'zone. On the next day, take a memorable tour with Tours, kick back and relax at Cenang Beach, and then delve into the lush surroundings at Kilim Karst Geoforest Park.

To see ratings, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Langkawi holiday planning app.

You can fly from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, bus, and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In March, daytime highs in Langkawi are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can 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

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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.
Take a break from George Town with a short trip to Escape Theme Park in Teluk Bahang, about 36 minutes away. The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Kek Lok Si Temple, take an in-depth tour of Pinang Peranakan Mansion, stop by Jonathanyun Sculptural Jewelry, and get to know the fascinating history of Armenian Street.

To find ratings, maps, and tourist information, you can read our George Town attractions planner.

Do a combination of taxi and flight from Langkawi to George Town in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Langkawi to George Town 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 10th (Tue) so you can travel to Kuching.

Things to do in George Town

Museums · Theme Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kek Lok Si Temple, Escape Theme Park, Penang State Museum and Art Gallery
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

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Kuching

Kuching ©
A state capital, Kuching offers access to the surrounding landscape on a range of ecotours through national parks and reserves.
On the 11th (Wed), stop by Left And Right Artisan Handcraft, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Bako National Park, and then admire the landmark architecture of Dewan Undangan Negeri Sarawak. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at The Ranee Museum, steep yourself in history at Sarawak Cultural Village, then browse for treasures at Borneoartifact Asian Art, Antiques, Cultural artifacts, then look for all kinds of wild species at Semenggoh Nature Reserve, and finally get in on the family fun at Sarawak Sentosa Theme Park.

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Fly from George Town to Kuching in 4.5 hours. Traveling from George Town to Kuching, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in March, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to 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
Sarawak Cultural Village ©
Sarawak Cultural Village
Semenggoh Nature Reserve ©
Semenggoh Nature Reserve

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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.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: Head underground at Deer Cave and then take in the views from Mulu Skywalk.

For maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Gunung Mulu National Park trip maker site.

Getting from Kuching to Gunung Mulu National Park by flight takes about 3.5 hours. In March, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to travel to Kundasang.

Things to do in Gunung Mulu National Park

Parks · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Deer Cave ©
Deer Cave
Mulu Skywalk ©
Mulu Skywalk

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Kundasang

Kundasang ©
Offering access to a lush national park, tea plantations, and dairy farms, Kundasang serves as a popular leisure destination.
On the 15th (Sun), take in the awesome beauty at Mount Kinabalu and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kinabalu Park.

To see ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Kundasang day trip tool.

Fly from Gunung Mulu National Park to Kundasang in 5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to drive to Kota Kinabalu.

Things to do in Kundasang

Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Sabah
Highlights from your plan
Kinabalu Park ©
Kinabalu Park
Mount Kinabalu ©
Mount Kinabalu

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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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Mon): take a memorable tour with Tours and then step off the mainland to explore Manukan Island. On the next day, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Pasupathinath Alayam and then step off the mainland to explore Sapi Island.

For maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Kota Kinabalu online road trip planner.

Getting from Kundasang to Kota Kinabalu by car takes about 2 hours. In March, daily temperatures in Kota Kinabalu can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. On the 17th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kota Kinabalu

Tours · Outdoors · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Climbing Tours
Manukan Island ©
Manukan Island
Sapi Island ©
Sapi Island

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