9 days in Malaysia Itinerary

9 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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Kuala Lumpur
— 2 nights
2
Pulau Redang
— 2 nights
3
George Town, Penang Island
— 1 night

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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.
Kuala Lumpur is known for parks, shopping, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the spiritual surroundings of Batu Caves, stroll around KL Bird Park, take in panoramic vistas at Menara Kuala Lumpur, and admire the striking features of Petronas Twin Towers.

For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Kuala Lumpur road trip planning app.

Zurich, Switzerland to Kuala Lumpur is an approximately 18-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Malaysia Time, which is usually a 7 hour difference. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from Zurich in May: high temperatures in Kuala Lumpur hover around 39°C and lows are around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Pulau Redang.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

Batu Caves
Highlights from your plan
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Batu Caves ©
Batu Caves
KL Bird Park ©
KL Bird Park

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nights
Pulau Redang

Pulau Redang represents a picturesque island paradise with clear turquoise waters, white beaches, and coral reefs teeming with exotic fish.
Pulau Redang is known for nature and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: head off the coast to Redang Island, look for all kinds of wild species at Redang Marine Park Centre, and see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Pulau Redang attractions planner.

Traveling by flight from Kuala Lumpur to Pulau Redang takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. May in Pulau Redang sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 30°C at night. On the 30th (Sat), you'll travel to George Town.

Things to do in Pulau Redang

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Redang Island ©
Redang Island

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sun): admire the striking features of Kek Lok Si Temple, see the interesting displays at Penang House of Music, then wander the streets of Chew Jetty, and finally contemplate the long history of Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for George Town using our trip planner.

Traveling by combination of ferry and flight from Pulau Redang to George Town takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, taxi, bus, and train; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Pulau Redang to George Town is minus 1 hour. In May, daily temperatures in George Town can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in George Town

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums

Side Trip

Kek Lok Si Temple
Highlights from your plan
Kek Lok Si Temple ©
Kek Lok Si Temple
Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion ©
Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion
Chew Jetty ©
Chew Jetty

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