9 days in Penang, Langkawi & Kuala Lumpur Itinerary

9 days in Penang, Langkawi & Kuala Lumpur Itinerary

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9 days in Penang, Langkawi & Kuala Lumpur Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
Fly:  7​h
1
George Town, Penang Island
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  1​h 30​min
2
Langkawi
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h
3
Kuala Lumpur
— 1 night
Fly:  7​h
End: Bengaluru

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Penang National Park (Taman Negara Pulau Pinang) and Dharmikarama Burmese Temple. Head to Gurney Paragon Mall and Areca Booksfor some retail therapy. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Asia Camera Museum, buy something for everyone on your list at Queensbay Mall, and look for gifts at Jonathanyun Sculptural Jewelry.

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read our George Town itinerary builder tool .

Bengaluru, India to George Town is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from India Standard Time to West Indonesia Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Bengaluru in March, expect a bit warmer with lows of 28°C in George Town. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to travel to Langkawi.

Things to do in George Town

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trips

Penang National Park (Taman Negara Pulau Pinang), Queensbay Mall
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Dharmikarama Burmese Temple
Dharmikarama Burmese Temple
Asia Camera Museum ©
Asia Camera Museum

4
nights
Langkawi

Langkawi ©
An archipelago of 104 islands, Langkawi is tailor-made for adventurous holidays, filled with exploration and relaxation.
Head to Cenang Mall and Langkawi Night Marketfor plenty of shopping. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Tanjung Rhu Beach and Telaga Tujuh Waterfalls. The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Pasir Tengkorak Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Cenang Beach, explore the world behind art at Art In Paradise, and head off the coast to Beras Basah Island.

For where to stay, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read Langkawi trip itinerary planner .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from George Town to Langkawi in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from George Town to Langkawi. March in Langkawi sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in Langkawi

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Pasir Tengkorak Beach ©
Pasir Tengkorak Beach
Tanjung Rhu Beach ©
Tanjung Rhu Beach
Cenang Beach ©
Cenang Beach

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 13th (Fri), Head underground at Batu Caves and then stroll around KL Bird Park.

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You can fly from Langkawi to Kuala Lumpur in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry and train. In March, daily temperatures in Kuala Lumpur can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Parks Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trip

Batu Caves
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Batu Caves ©
Batu Caves
Chinatown ©
Chinatown
Jalan Alor ©
Jalan Alor

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