8 days in Malaysia Itinerary

8 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Langkawi
— 2 nights
2
George Town, Penang Island
— 2 nights
3
Kuala Lumpur
— 3 nights

2
nights
Langkawi

An archipelago of 104 islands, Langkawi is tailor-made for adventurous holidays, filled with exploration and relaxation.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): take in the awesome beauty at Gunung Mat Cincang, admire the masterpieces at Art In Paradise, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Sun): add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, kick back and relax at Pasir Tengkorak Beach, and then don't miss a visit to De'zone.

To find ratings, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Langkawi day trip planner.

Mumbai, India to Langkawi is an approximately 11-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Mumbai to Langkawi is 2.5 hours. April in Langkawi sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) to allow time to travel to George Town.

Things to do in Langkawi

Outdoors · Parks · Adventure
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Kayaking & Canoeing
Pasir Tengkorak Beach ©
Pasir Tengkorak Beach
Gunung Mat Cincang ©
Gunung Mat Cincang

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Kapitan Keling Mosque, see the interesting displays at Asia Camera Museum, then see the interesting displays at Penang House of Music, then look for all kinds of wild species at The Habitat Penang Hill, and finally enjoy some diversion at Earthquake & Typhoon Pavilion Penang. On your second day here, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Reclining Buddha Wat Chaiyamangalaram, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and then examine the collection at Wonderfood Museum Penang.

To see more things to do, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read George Town online road trip planner.

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Langkawi to George Town takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. The time zone difference moving from Malaysia Time to Western Indonesia Time is minus 1 hour. In April, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in George Town

Historic Sites · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trips

Penang Island, Spas
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Penang House of Music ©
Penang House of Music
Spas
Asia Camera Museum ©
Asia Camera Museum

3
nights
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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Bank Negara Malaysia Museum and Art Gallery and Rumah Penghulu Abu Seman. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kuala Lumpur: Sultan Salahuddin Abdul Aziz Shah Mosque (in Shah Alam) and Kuala Selangor (Kuala Selangor District Historical Museum, Sri Shakti Temple, &more). The adventure continues: get your game on at Laser Battle, take in the spiritual surroundings of The Thai Chetawan Temple (Wat Chetawan), and admire the striking features of Sultan Abdul Samad Building.

To find reviews, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Kuala Lumpur driving holiday planning tool.

You can drive from George Town to Kuala Lumpur in 4 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of ferry and car. The time zone difference moving from Western Indonesia Time (WIB) to Malaysia Time (MYT) is 1 hour. In April, daily temperatures in Kuala Lumpur can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Historic Sites · Museums · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Kuala Selangor, The Thai Chetawan Temple (Wat Chetawan), Sultan Salahuddin Abdul Aziz Shah Mosque
Highlights from your plan
Rumah Penghulu Abu Seman ©
Rumah Penghulu Abu Seman
Bank Negara Malaysia Museum and Art Gallery ©
Laser Battle ©
Laser Battle

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