9 days in Malaysia Itinerary

9 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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9 days in Malaysia Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  8 h 15 min
1
Kuala Lumpur
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Melaka
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h
3
George Town, Penang Island
— 2 nights
Bus + Fly:  2 h
4
Langkawi
— 2 nights
Fly:  8 h 30 min
End: Mumbai

2
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.
On the 26th (Sat), take in the exciting artwork at Sultan Salahuddin Abdul Aziz Shah Mosque, browse the different shops at Central Market Kuala Lumpur, then stop by Happy Creations, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Batu Caves, and finally wander the streets of KLCC - Bukit Bintang Pedestrian Walkway. On the 27th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: buy something for everyone on your list at Suria KLCC Mall, then admire the landmark architecture of Petronas Twin Towers, then enjoy breathtaking views from Menara Kuala Lumpur, and finally wander the streets of Chinatown.

To see maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read Kuala Lumpur vacation maker website .

Mumbai, India to Kuala Lumpur is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Malaysia Time (MYT) is 2 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Kuala Lumpur can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to drive to Melaka.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Shopping Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trips

Batu Caves, Sultan Salahuddin Abdul Aziz Shah Mosque
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Petronas Twin Towers ©
Petronas Twin Towers
Batu Caves ©
Batu Caves
Sultan Salahuddin Abdul Aziz Shah Mosque ©

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 (Mon), pause for some serene contemplation at St. Peter's Church, take an in-depth tour of Malacca Heritage Centre, don't miss a visit to River Walk, then see the interesting displays at Straits Chinese Jewelry Museum Malacca, then view the masterpieces at Tham Siew Inn Artist Gallery, and finally see the interesting displays at Bee Gallery Melaka. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Tue): take in the dramatic natural features at Melipoly, don't miss a visit to Melaka Straits Mosque, take an in-depth tour of Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cheng Hoon Teng Temple, then see the interesting displays at Villa Sentosa (Malay Living Museum), and finally make a trip to The Huskitory.

To see photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Melaka tour itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Kuala Lumpur to Melaka takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in October, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to travel to George Town.

Things to do in Melaka

Museums Shopping Historic Sites
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Straits Chinese Jewelry Museum Malacca ©
Melaka Straits Mosque ©
Melaka Straits Mosque
The Huskitory ©
The Huskitory

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.
On the 30th (Wed), explore the striking landscape of Penang National Park (Taman Negara Pulau Pinang) and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Dharmikarama Burmese Temple. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Colonial Penang Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kapitan Keling Mosque, then get engrossed in the history at Pinang Peranakan Mansion, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Reclining Buddha Wat Chaiyamangalaram, and finally browse the different shops at Gurney Plaza.

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Traveling by flight from Melaka to George Town takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Melaka to George Town. October in George Town sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Langkawi.

Things to do in George Town

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Penang National Park (Taman Negara Pulau Pinang)
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2
nights
Langkawi

Langkawi ©
An archipelago of 104 islands, Langkawi is tailor-made for adventurous holidays, filled with exploration and relaxation.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Fri): get outside with Outdoor Activities and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Tanjung Rhu Beach. On the next day, enjoy the sand and surf at Cenang Beach, admire the masterpieces at Art In Paradise, and then get outside with Outdoor Activities.

To see photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Langkawi trip planner .

Getting from George Town to Langkawi by combination of bus and flight takes about 2 hours. Other options: ride a ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from George Town to Langkawi is 1 hour. In October, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Langkawi

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Tanjung Rhu Beach ©
Tanjung Rhu Beach
Zipline
Art In Paradise ©
Art In Paradise

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