8 days in Malaysia Itinerary

8 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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8 days in Malaysia Itinerary

Start: Karachi
+2
Bus + Foot + Fly:  12 h
1
Langkawi
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  1 h 15 min
2
George Town, Penang Island
— 1 night
Fly + Bus:  2 h
3
Melaka
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
Kuala Lumpur
— 1 night
+2
Fly + Foot + Bus:  9 h 30 min
End: Karachi

2
nights
Langkawi

Langkawi ©
An archipelago of 104 islands, Langkawi is tailor-made for adventurous holidays, filled with exploration and relaxation.
On the 24th (Tue), take in the dramatic scenery at Telaga Tujuh Waterfalls and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Tanjung Rhu Beach, head off the coast to Dayang Bunting Island, and then stroll through Tengah Beach.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Langkawi trip itinerary maker app .

Karachi, Pakistan to Langkawi is an approximately 12-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Pakistan Time (PKT) to Malaysia Time (MYT) is 3 hours. Expect little chillier evenings in Langkawi when traveling from Karachi in July, with lows around 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can travel to George Town.

Things to do in Langkawi

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Tanjung Rhu Beach ©
Tanjung Rhu Beach
Tengah Beach ©
Tengah Beach
Zipline

1
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.
On the 26th (Thu), examine the collection at The Camera Museum, explore the world behind art at Batik Painting Museum Penang, take a stroll through Armenian Street, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dharmikarama Burmese Temple, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Chayamangkalaram. Here are some ideas for day two: look for gifts at Vision First Optic, browse the different shops at Queensbay Mall, and then admire the landmark architecture of Kek Lok Si Temple.

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read our George Town travel planner.

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Langkawi to George Town in 1.5 hours. Another option is to ride a ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Langkawi to George Town. July in George Town sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Melaka.

Things to do in George Town

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Queensbay Mall, Kek Lok Si Temple, Batik Painting Museum Penang
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Dharmikarama Burmese Temple
Dharmikarama Burmese Temple
Reclining Buddha Wat Chaiyamangalaram ©
The Camera Museum ©
The Camera Museum

2
nights
Melaka

Melaka ©
Known as the "Historical City," Melaka boasts an eclectic blend of colonial, Peranakan Chinese, and traditional Malay architecture.
On the 28th (Sat), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cheng Hoon Teng Temple, see the interesting displays at Straits Chinese Jewelry Museum Malacca, take an in-depth tour of Stadthuys, then don't miss a visit to Christ Church, then don't miss a visit to Jonker Street, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Menara Taming Sari.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Melaka trip itinerary builder site .

Fly from George Town to Melaka in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. The time zone difference moving from West Indonesia Time to Malaysia Time is 1 hour. July in Melaka sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in Melaka

Historic Sites Museums
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The Huskitory ©
The Huskitory
Straits Chinese Jewelry Museum Malacca ©
Cheng Hoon Teng Temple ©
Cheng Hoon Teng Temple

1
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 29th (Sun), explore the fascinating underground world of Batu Caves, then admire the striking features of Petronas Twin Towers, and then wander the streets of Chinatown - Kuala Lumpur. On your second day here, identify plant and animal life at KL Bird Park and then explore the world behind art at Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia.

For where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Kuala Lumpur online visit planner .

You can drive from Melaka to Kuala Lumpur in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in July, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Parks Shopping Wildlife

Side Trip

Batu Caves
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Petronas Twin Towers ©
Petronas Twin Towers
Batu Caves ©
Batu Caves
Chinatown ©
Chinatown

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