7 days in Malaysia Itinerary

7 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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Kuala Lumpur
— 1 night
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George Town, Penang Island
— 2 nights
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Langkawi
— 2 nights
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Johor Bahru
— 1 night

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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 25th (Sat), enjoy breathtaking views from Menara Kuala Lumpur, then admire the striking features of Petronas Twin Towers, then Head underground at Batu Caves, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at KL Bird Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Sun): scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour, then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Aquaria, and then wander the streets of KLCC - Bukit Bintang Pedestrian Walkway.

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Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Kuala Lumpur. In January in Kuala Lumpur, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can go by car to George Town.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

Batu Caves
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Petronas Twin Towers ©
Petronas Twin Towers
Batu Caves ©
Batu Caves
KL Bird Park ©
KL Bird Park

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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 27th (Mon): steep yourself in history at Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion and then find something for the whole family at Escape Theme Park. On the 28th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take an in-depth tour of Pinang Peranakan Mansion, then stop by Chew Jetty, then get to know the fascinating history of Armenian Street, and finally see the interesting displays at Penang House of Music.

To find other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our George Town road trip planning website.

You can drive from Kuala Lumpur to George Town in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Kuala Lumpur to George Town. In January in George Town, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can travel to Langkawi.

Things to do in George Town

Theme Parks · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Escape Theme Park
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Penang House of Music ©
Penang House of Music
Pinang Peranakan Mansion ©
Pinang Peranakan Mansion
Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion ©
Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion

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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 29th (Wed): admire nature's wide array of creatures at Underwater World Langkawi, kick back and relax at Cenang Beach, and then zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure. On the next day, don't miss a visit to De'zone, then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, then Head underground at Tanjung Rhu Beach, and finally see the vivid underwater world at Pulau Payar Marine Park.

To see where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Langkawi online trip maker.

Getting from George Town to Langkawi by combination of flight and taxi takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: ride a ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from George Town to Langkawi, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In January, daytime highs in Langkawi are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel to Johor Bahru.

Things to do in Langkawi

Outdoors · Parks · Adventure
Highlights from your plan
Cenang Beach ©
Cenang Beach
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Spas

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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 31st (Fri), get in on the family fun at Puteri Harbour Satellite Clubhouse and then make a splash at Legoland Malaysia.

For photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Johor Bahru day trip site.

Fly from Langkawi to Johor Bahru in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and train. In January, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 27°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Johor Bahru

Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
Legoland Malaysia ©
Legoland Malaysia
Puteri Harbour Satellite Clubhouse ©
Puteri Harbour Satellite Clubhouse

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