15 days in Malaysia Itinerary

15 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Manama
Fly:  12 h
1
George Town, Penang Island
— 2 nights
Bus + Fly:  1 h 15 min
2
Langkawi
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h
3
Kuching
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
4
Gunung Mulu National Park
— 3 nights
Fly:  7 h
5
Kuala Lumpur
— 2 nights
Fly:  10 h 15 min
End: Manama

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.
Head to Queensbay Mall and Areca Booksfor some retail therapy. Your inner history buff will appreciate Kek Lok Si Temple and Hock Teik Cheng Sin Temple. Change things up with a short trip to Teluk Bahang Beach in Tanjung Bungah (about 32 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Chew Jetty, take an in-depth tour of Pinang Peranakan Mansion, look for gifts at Jonathanyun Sculptural Jewelry, and get active on the water at East Wind Watersports.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the George Town trip itinerary planning app.

Manama, Bahrain to George Town is an approximately 11.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight, train, and ferry; or do a combination of flight and ferry. Traveling from Manama to George Town, you'll lose 4 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Manama in July, expect George Town to be a bit cooler, temps between 37°C and 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can travel to Langkawi.

Things to do in George Town

Outdoors Shopping Beaches

Side Trips

Batu Ferringhi, Penang, Kek Lok Si Temple, Queensbay Mall, Teluk Bahang Beach
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East Wind Watersports ©
East Wind Watersports
Kek Lok Si Temple ©
Kek Lok Si Temple
Batu Ferringhi Beach ©
Batu Ferringhi Beach

3
nights
Langkawi

Langkawi ©
An archipelago of 104 islands, Langkawi is tailor-made for adventurous holidays, filled with exploration and relaxation.
You'll get in some beach time at Cenang Beach and Tanjung Rhu Beach. Escape the urban bustle at Pasir Tengkorak Beach and Beras Basah Island. The adventure continues: take in the views from Langkawi Sky Bridge, kick back and relax at Tengah Beach, don't miss a visit to De'zone, and get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see maps, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Langkawi itinerary maker website.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from George Town to Langkawi takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from George Town to Langkawi due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in July, and nighttime lows around 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Kuching.

Things to do in Langkawi

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Cenang Beach ©
Cenang Beach
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Tanjung Rhu Beach ©
Tanjung Rhu Beach

2
nights
Kuching

Kuching ©
A state capital, Kuching offers access to the surrounding landscape on a range of ecotours through national parks and reserves.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Fri): get a sense of history and politics at Astana, then contemplate the long history of Sarawak Cultural Village, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Damai Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: look for all kinds of wild species at Semenggoh Nature Reserve, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Jong's Crocodile Farm & Zoo, then browse for treasures at Borneoartifact Asian Art, Antiques, Cultural artifacts, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at Plaza Merdeka.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Kuching vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Langkawi to Kuching takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and flight. In July, daytime highs in Kuching are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can travel to Gunung Mulu National Park.

Things to do in Kuching

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Semenggoh Nature Reserve ©
Semenggoh Nature Reserve
Sarawak Cultural Village ©
Sarawak Cultural Village

3
nights
Gunung Mulu National Park

Gunung Mulu National Park ©
Dominated by a soaring sandstone pinnacle, Gunung Mulu National Park remains a thrilling nature destination on the island of Borneo.
Take a break from the city and head to Clearwater / Wind Show Caves and Deer Cave. There's still lots to do: get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, trek along Gunung Mulu Summit Trek, and take in the views from Mulu Skywalk.

To see reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Gunung Mulu National Park journey maker site.

You can fly from Kuching to Gunung Mulu National Park in 2 hours. In July in Gunung Mulu National Park, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can travel to Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in Gunung Mulu National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Clearwater / Wind Show Caves ©
Clearwater / Wind Show Caves
Gunung Mulu Summit Trek ©
Gunung Mulu Summit Trek
Deer Cave ©
Deer Cave

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.
Visiting Batu Caves and KL Bird Park will get you outdoors. Shop till you drop at Chinatown and KLCC - Bukit Bintang Pedestrian Walkway. Next up on the itinerary: admire the landmark architecture of Petronas Twin Towers, buy something for everyone on your list at Central Market Kuala Lumpur, take in panoramic vistas at Menara Kuala Lumpur, and get a taste of the local shopping with BB Park Bukit Bintang.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read our Kuala Lumpur journey planner.

Traveling by flight from Gunung Mulu National Park to Kuala Lumpur takes 6.5 hours. In August in Kuala Lumpur, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Shopping Neighborhoods Parks

Side Trips

Batu Caves, Sunway Pyramid Shopping Mall
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Petronas Twin Towers ©
Petronas Twin Towers
Batu Caves ©
Batu Caves
Chinatown ©
Chinatown

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