32 days in Malaysia Itinerary

32 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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Melaka
— 3 nights
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Kuala Lumpur
— 6 nights
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Langkawi
— 5 nights
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George Town, Penang Island
— 5 nights
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Kuching
— 3 nights
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Gunung Mulu National Park
— 2 nights
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Kundasang
— 2 nights
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Pulau Tioman
— 3 nights
9
Johor Bahru
— 2 nights

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Melaka

Melaka ©

Historical City

Known as the "Historical City," Melaka boasts an eclectic blend of colonial, Peranakan Chinese, and traditional Malay architecture.
Melaka is known for historic sites, museums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get engrossed in the history at Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum, explore the activities along Malacca River, don't miss a visit to St Paul's Church, and admire the striking features of Stadthuys.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, use the Melaka trip planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Melaka is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. In December in Melaka, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can drive to Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in Melaka

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

6
nights
Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur ©

Garden City of Lights

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kuala Lumpur: Putrajaya (Anjung Floria & Putra Mosque) and Sepang International Circuit (in Sepang). There's much more to do: admire the striking features of Petronas Twin Towers, admire the masterpieces at Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia, get a taste of the local shopping with Central Market Kuala Lumpur, and observe the fascinating underwater world at Aquaria.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Kuala Lumpur trip maker tool.

Drive from Melaka to Kuala Lumpur in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in December, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to travel to Langkawi.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Parks · Tours · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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

5
nights
Langkawi

Langkawi ©
An archipelago of 104 islands, Langkawi is tailor-made for adventurous holidays, filled with exploration and relaxation.
On the 13th (Mon), enjoy an adventurous day among the treetops at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks. The adventure continues: take in the views from Langkawi Sky Bridge, kick back and relax at Cenang Beach, pause for some photo ops at Eagle Square, and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Langkawi online visit planner.

You can fly from Kuala Lumpur to Langkawi in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In December, daily temperatures in Langkawi can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to travel to George Town.

Things to do in Langkawi

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Adventure
Highlights from your plan
Cenang Beach ©
Cenang Beach
Langkawi Sky Bridge ©
Langkawi Sky Bridge
Zipline

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.
Change things up with a short trip to Escape Theme Park in Teluk Bahang (about 36 minutes away). The adventure continues: admire the striking features of Kek Lok Si Temple, admire the masterpieces at Penang State Museum and Art Gallery, deepen your understanding of the past and present with Simply Enak - Food Experiences, and examine the collection at Khoo Kongsi.

To see photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our George Town travel 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. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Langkawi to George Town. In December, daytime highs in George Town are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Kuching.

Things to do in George Town

Museums · Theme Parks · Historic Sites · Tours

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Panpuri Organic Spa Penang ©
Panpuri Organic Spa Penang
Kek Lok Si Temple ©
Kek Lok Si Temple
Pinang Peranakan Mansion ©
Pinang Peranakan Mansion

3
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Kuching

Kuching ©

Cat City

A state capital, Kuching offers access to the surrounding landscape on a range of ecotours through national parks and reserves.
Spend the 21st (Tue) exploring nature at Bako National Park. And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Semenggoh Nature Reserve, browse for treasures at Borneoartifact Asian Art, Antiques, Cultural artifacts, don't miss a visit to Kuching Esplanade, and get interesting insight from Kuching Caving.

For traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Kuching trip itinerary builder site.

Fly from George Town to Kuching in 4.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Western Indonesia Time to Malaysia Time is 1 hour. December in Kuching sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 27°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Gunung Mulu National Park.

Things to do in Kuching

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Bako National Park ©
Bako National Park
Semenggoh Nature Reserve ©
Semenggoh Nature Reserve
Sarawak Cultural Village ©
Sarawak Cultural Village

2
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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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): snap pictures at Mulu Skywalk. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the fascinating underground world of Deer Cave.

To see reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Gunung Mulu National Park driving holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Kuching to Gunung Mulu National Park takes 3.5 hours. In December, daytime highs in Gunung Mulu National Park are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Kundasang.

Things to do in Gunung Mulu National Park

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

2
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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 26th (Sun), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Kinabalu and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kinabalu Park.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Kundasang sightseeing planner.

Traveling by flight from Gunung Mulu National Park to Kundasang takes 5 hours. On the 27th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Pulau Tioman.

Things to do in Kundasang

Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Kinabalu Park ©
Kinabalu Park
Mount Kinabalu ©
Mount Kinabalu
Kundasang War Memorial ©
Kundasang War Memorial

3
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Pulau Tioman

Thick, verdant jungle blankets the hilly island of Pulau Tioman, dotted with steep cliffs and tumbling waterfalls, and filled with rare species such as bearcats, giant flying squirrels, slow lorises, and Tioman "walking" catfish.
Pulau Tioman is known for wildlife, outdoors, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, step off the mainland to explore Renggis Island, soothe aching muscles at Ombak House, and play a few rounds at Tioman Island Golf Club.

To find ratings, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Pulau Tioman trip itinerary builder app.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Kundasang to Pulau Tioman. In December, daily temperatures in Pulau Tioman can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. You'll have a few hours on the 30th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Johor Bahru.

Things to do in Pulau Tioman

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Monkey Bay ©
Monkey Bay
Ombak House ©
Ombak House

2
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Johor Bahru

Johor Bahru ©

Southern City

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.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Fri): find something for the whole family at Legoland Malaysia and then make a trip to Istana Bukit Serene. On your second day here, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Gunung Pulai (Mount Pulai), then make a splash at Austin Heights Water & Adventure Park, and then indulge in some personalized pampering at Khatulistiwa Spa.

For reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Johor Bahru road trip app.

Getting from Pulau Tioman to Johor Bahru by combination of ferry and bus takes about 6 hours. December in Johor Bahru sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Johor Bahru

Theme Parks · Nature · Spas · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Legoland Malaysia ©
Legoland Malaysia
Khatulistiwa Spa ©
Khatulistiwa Spa
Istana Bukit Serene ©
Istana Bukit Serene

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