3 days in Malaysia Itinerary

3 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Kuantan
Fly:  2 h 30 min
1
Kuala Lumpur
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h 45 min
2
George Town, Penang Island
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 30 min
End: Kuantan

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night
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.
On the 6th (Fri), take in panoramic vistas at Menara Kuala Lumpur, admire the striking features of Petronas Twin Towers, and then walk around KLCC Park. On the 7th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: identify plant and animal life at KL Bird Park, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Batu Caves, and then explore the world behind art at Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia.

To find where to stay, photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Kuala Lumpur tour itinerary planning tool.

Kuantan to Kuala Lumpur is an approximately 2.5- hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In November in Kuala Lumpur, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to travel to George Town.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trip

Batu Caves
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Petronas Twin Towers ©
Petronas Twin Towers
KLCC Park ©
KLCC Park
Batu Caves ©
Batu Caves

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night
George Town, Penang Island

George Town ©
A kind of architectural playground, George Town is city offering an attractive mix of style, history, and culture.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kek Lok Si Temple, then see the interesting displays at Penang House of Music, then take an in-depth tour of Pinang Peranakan Mansion, and finally steep yourself in history at Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion.

For reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the George Town trip planner.

You can fly from Kuala Lumpur to George Town in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone changes from Malaysia Time to Western Indonesia Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. November in George Town sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in George Town

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Kek Lok Si Temple
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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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