6 days in Malaysia & South Korea Itinerary

6 days in Malaysia & South Korea Itinerary

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Start: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
— 1 night
Fly + Bus:  10 h 15 min
2
Seoul, South Korea
— 3 nights
Bus + Fly:  10 h 15 min
End: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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 17th (Thu), admire the striking features of Sultan Abdul Samad Building, explore the fascinating underground world of Batu Caves, then walk around KLCC Park, then admire the landmark architecture of Petronas Twin Towers, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Menara Kuala Lumpur. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Fri): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Aquaria, admire the masterpieces at Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia, and then look for all kinds of wild species at KL Bird Park.

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Kuala Lumpur trip builder.

If you are flying in from Malaysia, the closest major aiports are Kuala Lumpur International Airport and Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah International Airport. In December, daytime highs in Kuala Lumpur are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can travel to Seoul.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trip

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

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nights
Seoul, South Korea

Seoul ©
One of east Asia's major cultural and financial centers, Seoul boasts five World Heritage Sites and a huge selection of museums, temples, shrines, palaces, parks, gardens, and glass-and-steel skyscrapers.
Seoul is known for shopping, museums, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get engrossed in the history at Gyeongbokgung Palace, steep yourself in history at Deoksugung, don't miss a visit to N Seoul Tower, and walk around Namsan Park.

For maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Seoul online route planner.

Do a combination of flight and bus from Kuala Lumpur to Seoul in 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Seoul due to the time zone difference. In December, Seoul is cooler than Kuala Lumpur - with highs of 3°C and lows of -5°C. On the 22nd (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Seoul

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Parks
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Gyeongbokgung Palace ©
Gyeongbokgung Palace
Insadong ©
Insadong
N Seoul Tower ©
N Seoul Tower

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