16 days in Malaysia Itinerary

16 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Chandigarh
Fly:  6 h 30 min
1
Kuching
— 1 night
Fly:  1 h 45 min
2
Gunung Mulu National Park
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
3
Kundasang
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  7 h
4
George Town, Penang Island
— 3 nights
Taxi:  2 h
5
Langkawi
— 3 nights
Fly:  2 h
6
Putrajaya
— 1 night
Drive:  30 min
7
Kuala Lumpur
— 3 nights
Fly:  11 h 30 min
End: Chandigarh

1
night
Kuching

Kuching ©
A state capital, Kuching offers access to the surrounding landscape on a range of ecotours through national parks and reserves.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): examine the collection at The Ranee Museum, thenmake a trip to Dewan Undangan Negeri Sarawak, and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Bako National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Wed): make a trip to Kuching Esplanade, thensee the interesting displays at Sarawak Museum, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Semenggoh Nature Reserve, and finally browse for treasures at Borneoartifact Asian Art, Antiques, Cultural artifacts.

For where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Kuching online trip maker.

Chandigarh, India to Kuching is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Malaysia Time (MYT) is 2.5 hours. In March in Kuching, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to travel to Gunung Mulu National Park.

Things to do in Kuching

Parks Nature Museums
Highlights from your plan
Bako National Park ©
Bako National Park
Semenggoh Nature Reserve ©
Semenggoh Nature Reserve
Sarawak Museum ©
Sarawak Museum

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 5th (Thu), surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour. On the next day, explore the fascinating underground world of Deer Cave and then snap pictures at Mulu Skywalk.

Start your trip to Gunung Mulu National Park by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Getting from Kuching to Gunung Mulu National Park by flight takes about 3.5 hours. In March, daytime highs in Gunung Mulu National Park are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can travel to Kundasang.

Things to do in Gunung Mulu National Park

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

1
night
Kundasang

Kundasang ©
Offering access to a lush national park, tea plantations, and dairy farms, Kundasang serves as a popular leisure destination.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sat): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Kinabalu and then take in the awesome beauty at Kinabalu Park.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, use the Kundasang trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Gunung Mulu National Park to Kundasang takes 5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to George Town.

Things to do in Kundasang

Nature Parks

Side Trip

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

3
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.
Step out of George Town to go to Teluk Bahang and see Escape Theme Park, which is approximately 36 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: admire the landmark architecture of Kek Lok Si Temple, get engrossed in the history at Pinang Peranakan Mansion, explore the world behind art at Penang State Museum and Art Gallery, and contemplate the long history of Fort Cornwallis.

To find ratings, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the George Town trip builder site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Kundasang to George Town. The time zone difference moving from Malaysia Time (MYT) to Western Indonesia Time (WIB) is minus 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in March, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Langkawi.

Things to do in George Town

Museums Theme Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Penang Island, Laser Battle, Kek Lok Si Temple, Escape Theme Park
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

3
nights
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, step off the mainland to explore Dayang Bunting Island, take a peaceful walk through Kilim Karst Geoforest Park, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Langkawi travel route app.

Getting from George Town to Langkawi by taxi takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: ride a ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. The time zone changes from Western Indonesia Time (WIB) to Malaysia Time (MYT), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In March in Langkawi, expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Putrajaya.

Things to do in Langkawi

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

1
night
Putrajaya

Putrajaya ©
Envisioned as a monument to Malaysian urban design and public architecture, the planned city of Putrajaya covers 4,932 hectares (12,187 acres) of repurposed plantations.
On the 14th (Sat), look for gifts at Nasyrul Quran, ponder the design of The Symphony Walk, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Putra Mosque, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Raja Haji Fisabilillah Mosque.

To see maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Putrajaya tour planning tool.

You can fly from Langkawi to Putrajaya in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in Putrajaya

Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Raja Haji Fisabilillah Mosque
Highlights from your plan
Putra Mosque ©
Putra Mosque
Nasyrul Quran ©
Nasyrul Quran
Raja Haji Fisabilillah Mosque ©
Raja Haji Fisabilillah Mosque

3
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, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Petronas Twin Towers, explore the world behind art at Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia, stroll around KL Bird Park, and Head underground at Batu Caves.

For where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Kuala Lumpur trip itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Putrajaya to Kuala Lumpur takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. In March in Kuala Lumpur, expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 28°C at night. On the 17th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Parks Museums Shopping

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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