22 days in Malaysia Itinerary

22 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
George Town, Penang Island
— 2 nights
2
Langkawi
— 3 nights
3
Kuala Lumpur
— 4 nights
4
Johor Bahru
— 2 nights
5
Kuching
— 3 nights
6
Gunung Mulu National Park
— 2 nights
7
Kota Kinabalu
— 4 nights

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.
Step out of George Town with an excursion to Escape Theme Park in Teluk Bahang--about 36 minutes away. There's much more to do: get your game on at Laser Battle, take an in-depth tour of Pinang Peranakan Mansion, see the interesting displays at Khoo Kongsi, and admire the landmark architecture of Kek Lok Si Temple.

To see traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the George Town travel tool.

London, UK to George Town is an approximately 18-hour flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Western Indonesia Time, which is usually a 7 hour difference. In June, George Town is much warmer than London - with highs of 38°C and lows of 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Langkawi.

Things to do in George Town

Theme Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kek Lok Si Temple, Escape Theme Park, Laser Battle
Highlights from your plan
Penang House of Music ©
Penang House of Music
Escape Theme Park ©
Escape Theme Park
Laser Battle ©
Laser Battle

3
nights
Langkawi

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, enjoy the sand and surf at Cenang Beach, whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Langkawi vacation planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from George Town to Langkawi takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can 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 June, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to travel to Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in Langkawi

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

4
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: explore the fascinating underground world of Batu Caves, walk around KLCC Park, get your game on at Laser Battle, and enjoy breathtaking views from Menara Kuala Lumpur.

To see more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Kuala Lumpur road trip tool.

You can fly from Langkawi to Kuala Lumpur in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry, bus, and train; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In June, daily temperatures in Kuala Lumpur can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to drive to Johor Bahru.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Parks · Wildlife · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Batu Caves, Petaling Jaya, Lord Murugan Statue
Highlights from your plan
Petronas Twin Towers ©
Petronas Twin Towers
Batu Caves ©
Batu Caves
Sunway Lagoon ©
Sunway Lagoon

2
nights
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 29th (Tue), get your game on at Laser Battle and then find something for the whole family at Legoland Malaysia. Keep things going the next day: take in the awesome beauty at Gunung Pulai (Mount Pulai), identify plant and animal life at Kota Tinggi Firefly Park, and then get your game on at Zoom Park.

To see where to stay, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Johor Bahru day trip website.

Drive from Kuala Lumpur to Johor Bahru in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in June, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can travel to Kuching.

Things to do in Johor Bahru

Theme Parks · Fun & Games · Parks

Side Trip

Gunung Pulai (Mount Pulai)
Highlights from your plan
Legoland Malaysia ©
Legoland Malaysia
Laser Battle ©
Laser Battle
Kota Tinggi Firefly Park ©
Kota Tinggi Firefly Park

3
nights
Kuching

Kuching ©
A state capital, Kuching offers access to the surrounding landscape on a range of ecotours through national parks and reserves.
Kuching is known for wildlife, museums, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Bako National Park, identify plant and animal life at Semenggoh Nature Reserve, admire the landmark architecture of Dewan Undangan Negeri Sarawak, and admire the natural beauty at Sarawak Orchid Garden.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Kuching route builder website.

Traveling by flight from Johor Bahru to Kuching takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus. In June in Kuching, 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 Gunung Mulu National Park.

Things to do in Kuching

Parks · Outdoors · Adventure
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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): Head underground at Clearwater / Wind Show Caves and then snap pictures at Mulu Skywalk. Keep things going the next day: Head underground at Deer Cave.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our Gunung Mulu National Park day trip tool.

Fly from Kuching to Gunung Mulu National Park in 3.5 hours. July in Gunung Mulu National Park sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 28°C at night. On the 5th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Kota Kinabalu.

Things to do in Gunung Mulu National Park

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

4
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.
Kota Kinabalu is known for nature, shopping, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the awesome beauty at Mount Kinabalu, head off the coast to Manukan Island, stop by Kadaiku, and see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour.

To find traveler tips, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Kota Kinabalu road trip planner.

You can fly from Gunung Mulu National Park to Kota Kinabalu in 2.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Kota Kinabalu can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. On the 9th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kota Kinabalu

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

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

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