10 days in Malaysia Itinerary

10 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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10 days in Malaysia Itinerary

Riyadh
Fly:  18​h 30​min
George Town, Penang Island
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  1​h 15​min
Langkawi
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
Kuala Lumpur
— 3 nights
Fly:  12​h 45​min
Riyadh

2
days
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 20th (Sun), steep yourself in history at Cheong Fatt Tze - The Blue Mansion, contemplate the long history of Fort Cornwallis, then admire the striking features of Kek Lok Si Chinese Temple, and finally enjoy the views from Penang Hill. Here are some ideas for day two: kick back and relax at Batu Ferringhi Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at East Wind Watersports, and then make a trip to Chew Jetty.

To see traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the George Town vacation trip planner.

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to George Town is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Arabia Standard Time (AST) to West Indonesia Time (WIB) is 4 hours. While traveling from Riyadh, expect much colder days and little chillier nights in George Town, ranging from highs of 36°C to lows of 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can travel to Langkawi.

Things to do in George Town

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Batu Ferringhi, Kek Lok Si Temple
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Batu Ferringhi Beach ©
Batu Ferringhi Beach
Chew Jetty ©
Chew Jetty
East Wind Watersports ©
East Wind Watersports

3
days
Langkawi

Langkawi ©
An archipelago of 104 islands, Langkawi is tailor-made for adventurous holidays, filled with exploration and relaxation.
Change things up with a short trip to Cenang Beach in Pantai Cenang (about 30 minutes away). There's much more to do: Head underground at Tanjung Rhu Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Tengah Beach, get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, and enjoy the sand and surf at Black Sand Beach.

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Langkawi travel itinerary planner.

You can fly from George Town to Langkawi in 1.5 hours. Another option is to ride a ferry. Traveling from George Town to Langkawi, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In August, daytime highs in Langkawi are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to travel to Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in Langkawi

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

4
days
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.
Kuala Lumpur is known for sightseeing, shopping, wildlife areas, museums, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Petronas Twin Towers, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Aquaria KLCC, take a stroll through Chinatown - Kuala Lumpur, and make a trip to KLCC - Bukit Bintang Pedestrian Walkway.

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Kuala Lumpur vacation trip planner.

You can fly from Langkawi to Kuala Lumpur in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Kuala Lumpur can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Parks Neighborhoods Shopping

Side Trips

Batu Caves, Sky Simulator
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Batu Caves ©
Batu Caves
Jalan Alor ©
Jalan Alor
Chinatown - Kuala Lumpur
Chinatown - Kuala Lumpur

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