22 days in Malaysia Itinerary

22 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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22 days in Malaysia Itinerary

Start: Lisbon
Fly + Bus:  21 h
1
George Town, Penang Island
— 5 nights
Bus + Fly:  2 h
2
Langkawi
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h
3
Kuala Lumpur
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
Melaka
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  7 h 30 min
5
Gunung Mulu National Park
— 2 nights
Fly:  1 h 45 min
6
Kuching
— 2 nights
Fly:  1 h 45 min
7
Kota Kinabalu
— 3 nights
Fly:  20 h
End: Lisbon

5
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.
Explore George Town's surroundings by going to Escape Theme Park (in Teluk Bahang) and All Saints' Church (in Taiping). There's much more to do: admire the striking features of Kek Lok Si Temple, appreciate the extensive heritage of Armenian Street, have some family-friendly fun at Laser Battle, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dharmikarama Burmese Temple.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a George Town trip simple and quick.

Lisbon, Portugal to George Town is an approximately 21- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight, car, train, and ferry; or do a combination of flight, train, and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Lisbon to George Town. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Lisbon in Maio: highs in George Town hover around 37°C, while lows dip to 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can travel to Langkawi.

Things to do in George Town

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Tanjung Bungah, Penang Island, Kek Lok Si Temple, Escape Theme Park, Royal Selangor Visitor Centre
Highlights from your plan
Penang House of Music ©
Penang House of Music
Kek Lok Si Temple ©
Kek Lok Si Temple
Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion ©
Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion

2
nights
Langkawi

Langkawi ©
An archipelago of 104 islands, Langkawi is tailor-made for adventurous holidays, filled with exploration and relaxation.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Thu): take a peaceful walk through Kilim Karst Geoforest Park, snap pictures at Langkawi Sky Bridge, then make a trip to De'zone, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Cenang Beach. Keep things going the next day: whizz through the canopy at categoryPhrases.alias.some_of_the_top_local_zipline_courses_and_adventure_parks and then zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure.

For other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Langkawi day trip planner.

Do a combination of bus and flight from George Town to Langkawi in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. The time zone difference moving from West Indonesia Time (WIB) to Malaysia Time (MYT) is 1 hour. Junho in Langkawi sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to travel to Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in Langkawi

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

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, browse the different shops at Central Market Kuala Lumpur, stroll around KL Bird Park, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Masjid Wilayah Persekutuan.

Plan trip to Kuala Lumpur with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can fly from Langkawi to Kuala Lumpur in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and flight; or do a combination of ferry and train. In Junho, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to drive to Melaka.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trip

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

2
nights
Melaka

Melaka ©
Known as the "Historical City," Melaka boasts an eclectic blend of colonial, Peranakan Chinese, and traditional Malay architecture.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Tue): contemplate the waterfront views at Malacca River, get engrossed in the history at Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum, then make a trip to St Paul's Church, and finally make a trip to The Huskitory. On the next day, examine the collection at Independence Memorial, admire the striking features of Stadthuys, then don't miss a visit to Windmill Dutch Square Melaka, Bandar Hilir, Malacca., and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Xiang Lin Si Temple.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Melaka online tour planner.

You can drive from Kuala Lumpur to Melaka in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. In Junho, daytime highs in Melaka are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can travel to Gunung Mulu National Park.

Things to do in Melaka

Historic Sites Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
St Paul's Church ©
St Paul's Church
Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum ©
Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum
The Huskitory ©
The Huskitory

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 11th (Thu), snap pictures at Mulu Skywalk and then Head underground at Deer Cave. On the next day, look for all kinds of wild species at Clearwater / Wind Show Caves.

To find where to stay and other tourist information, read our Gunung Mulu National Park tour itinerary tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Melaka to Gunung Mulu National Park. In Junho, daily temperatures in Gunung Mulu National Park can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can travel to Kuching.

Things to do in Gunung Mulu National Park

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

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 13th (Sat): take in nature's colorful creations at Sarawak Orchid Garden and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Bako National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Sun): steep yourself in history at Sarawak Cultural Village, then examine the collection at Sarawak Museum, and then make a trip to Kuching Esplanade.

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, use the Kuching travel itinerary planner.

You can fly from Gunung Mulu National Park to Kuching in 2 hours. In Junho, daily temperatures in Kuching can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Kota Kinabalu.

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
Sarawak Museum ©
Sarawak Museum

3
nights
Kota Kinabalu

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.
On the 15th (Mon), shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour and then step off the mainland to explore Manukan Island. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Pasupathinath Alayam, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Kinabalu, and then pause for some photo ops at Marlin Statue.

For more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Kota Kinabalu road trip site.

Traveling by flight from Kuching to Kota Kinabalu takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in Junho, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kota Kinabalu

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Mount Kinabalu
Highlights from your plan
Mount Kinabalu ©
Mount Kinabalu
Climbing Tours
Manukan Island ©
Manukan Island

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