31 days in Malaysia Itinerary

31 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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Langkawi
— 3 nights
2
George Town, Penang Island
— 4 nights
3
Melaka
— 4 nights
4
Kuala Lumpur
— 4 nights
5
Ipoh
— 2 nights
6
Pulau Tioman
— 1 day
7
Pulau Perhentian Besar
— 1 day
8
Pulau Redang
— 1 night
9
Sandakan
— 2 nights
10
Gunung Mulu National Park
— 2 nights
11
Kuching
— 3 nights

3
nights
Langkawi

Langkawi ©
An archipelago of 104 islands, Langkawi is tailor-made for adventurous holidays, filled with exploration and relaxation.
Explore hidden gems such as Art In Paradise and Crocodile Adventureland Langkawi. There's still lots to do: Head underground at Tanjung Rhu Beach, kick back and relax at Tengah Beach, stroll around Langkawi Wildlife Park, and admire the sheer force of Telaga Tujuh Waterfalls.

To find maps, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Langkawi trip website.

New Delhi, India to Langkawi is an approximately 11-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Malaysia Time (MYT) is 2.5 hours. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from New Delhi in July: highs in Langkawi hover around 36°C, while lows dip to 29°C. On the 5th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to George Town.

Things to do in Langkawi

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
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Telaga Tujuh Waterfalls ©
Telaga Tujuh Waterfalls
Art In Paradise ©
Art In Paradise
Tanjung Rhu Beach ©
Tanjung Rhu Beach

4
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Penang National Park (Taman Negara Pulau Pinang) and Reclining Buddha Wat Chaiyamangalaram. Take a break from George Town with a short trip to Escape Theme Park in Teluk Bahang, about 36 minutes away. The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dharmikarama Burmese Temple, appreciate the extensive heritage of Armenian Street, go for a walk through Street Art in George Town, and don't miss a visit to Cannon Street.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the George Town trip planner.

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Langkawi to George Town in 3.5 hours. Other options are to ride a ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. The time zone changes from Malaysia Time (MYT) to Western Indonesia Time (WIB), which is usually a -1 hour difference. In July in George Town, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can travel to Melaka.

Things to do in George Town

Nature · Theme Parks · Parks

Side Trips

Penang Island, Kek Lok Si Temple, Escape Theme Park
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Dharmikarama Burmese Temple
Dharmikarama Burmese Temple
Street Art in George Town ©
Street Art in George Town

4
nights
Melaka

Melaka ©
Known as the "Historical City," Melaka boasts an eclectic blend of colonial, Peranakan Chinese, and traditional Malay architecture.
Discover out-of-the-way places like The Huskitory and River Walk. And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Melaka Straits Mosque, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cheng Hoon Teng Temple, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Peter's Church, and examine the collection at Straits Chinese Jewelry Museum Malacca.

To find photos, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Melaka trip builder tool.

Traveling by flight from George Town to Melaka takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of ferry and car. The time zone changes from Western Indonesia Time (WIB) to Malaysia Time (MYT), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In July, daytime highs in Melaka are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in Melaka

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature
Find places to stay Jul 9 — 13:
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Christ Church Melaka, Bandar Hilir. ©
Christ Church Melaka, Bandar Hilir.
The Huskitory ©
The Huskitory
Melaka Straits Mosque ©
Melaka Straits Mosque

4
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like BB Park Bukit Bintang and Merdeka Square. Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 16th (Mon) at Sunway Lagoon. The adventure continues: explore the fascinating underground world of Batu Caves, savor the flavors at Food & Drink, wander the streets of Jalan Alor, and admire the masterpieces at Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Kuala Lumpur online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Melaka to Kuala Lumpur takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Kuala Lumpur are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can go by car to Ipoh.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Theme Parks · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Sunway Lagoon, Batu Caves
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Petronas Twin Towers ©
Petronas Twin Towers
Batu Caves ©
Batu Caves
KLCC Park ©
KLCC Park

2
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Ipoh

Ipoh ©
The city of Ipoh, fourth-largest in Malaysia and historically a mining town, has recently seen a complete reinvention and resurgence as a burgeoning tourism destination, thanks in part to its significant heritage.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Wed): take in nature's colorful creations at Kek Lok Tong Cave Temple and Zen Gardens, make a trip to Art of OLDTOWN, take an in-depth tour of Ipoh World at Han Chin Pet Soo, then take an in-depth tour of Ho Yan Hor Museum, and finally make a trip to Ipoh Railway Station. On the 19th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get in on the family fun at Lost World Of Tambun.

For traveler tips, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Ipoh trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Kuala Lumpur to Ipoh takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Ipoh can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Pulau Tioman.

Things to do in Ipoh

Theme Parks · Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jul 17 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Lost World Of Tambun ©
Lost World Of Tambun
Ipoh World at Han Chin Pet Soo ©
Ipoh World at Han Chin Pet Soo
Kek Lok Tong Cave Temple and Zen Gardens ©
Kek Lok Tong Cave Temple and Zen Gardens

1
day
Pulau Tioman

Thick, verdant jungle blankets the hilly island of Pulau Tioman, dotted with steep cliffs and tumbling waterfalls, and filled with rare species such as bearcats, giant flying squirrels, slow lorises, and Tioman "walking" catfish.
On the 20th (Fri), see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Pulau Tioman trip planner.

You can do a combination of flight, bus, and ferry from Ipoh to Pulau Tioman in 11.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, bus, and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. July in Pulau Tioman sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to travel to Pulau Perhentian Besar.

Things to do in Pulau Tioman

Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors
Find places to stay Jul 19 — 20:
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Scuba & Snorkeling

1
day
Pulau Perhentian Besar

Pulau Perhentian Besar ©
Pulau Perhentian Besar looks almost otherworldly with its blue waters, lush jungles, and white-sand beaches.
On the 21st (Sat), look for gifts at Universal Diver, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Turtle Sanctuary Beach, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Perhentian Island Resort Turtle Hatchery.

To find reviews, maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Pulau Perhentian Besar online trip maker.

Traveling by combination of ferry, bus, train, and flight from Pulau Tioman to Pulau Perhentian Besar takes 15 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, bus, and taxi; or do a combination of ferry and bus. July in Pulau Perhentian Besar sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to travel to Pulau Redang.

Things to do in Pulau Perhentian Besar

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
Find places to stay Jul 20 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Turtle Sanctuary Beach ©
Turtle Sanctuary Beach
Universal Diver ©
Universal Diver

1
night
Pulau Redang

Pulau Redang ©
Pulau Redang represents a picturesque island paradise with clear turquoise waters, white beaches, and coral reefs teeming with exotic fish.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): head off the coast to Redang Island.

To see maps, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Pulau Redang road trip planning website.

Do a combination of ferry and taxi from Pulau Perhentian Besar to Pulau Redang in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus. July in Pulau Redang sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time for travel to Sandakan.

Things to do in Pulau Redang

Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Jul 21 — 22:
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Redang Island ©
Redang Island

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Sandakan

Sandakan ©
Taking a trip to Sandakan remains one of the best ways to enjoy eco-friendly and culturally rewarding adventures in one of Borneo's largest cities.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Sandakan Memorial Park and Turtle Island Park. There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Puu Jih Shih Buddhist Temple, walk around Sandakan Rainforest Park, get a new perspective on nature at Sandakan Rainforest Discovery Centre (RDC), and look for all kinds of wild species at Labuk Bay Proboscis Monkey Sanctuary.

To see ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Sandakan online trip planner.

You can do a combination of ferry and flight from Pulau Redang to Sandakan in 9.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to catch the flight to Gunung Mulu National Park.

Things to do in Sandakan

Parks · Wildlife · Nature
Find places to stay Jul 22 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Turtle Island Park ©
Turtle Island Park
Sandakan Memorial Park
Sandakan Memorial Park
Puu Jih Shih Buddhist Temple ©
Puu Jih Shih Buddhist Temple

2
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Clearwater / Wind Show Caves and Deer Cave. There's still lots to do: stroll through Gunung Mulu Summit Trek and snap pictures at Mulu Skywalk.

To find reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Gunung Mulu National Park trip itinerary planner.

Fly from Sandakan to Gunung Mulu National Park in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Gunung Mulu National Park are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Kuching.

Things to do in Gunung Mulu National Park

Parks · Nature · Wildlife
Find places to stay Jul 25 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Deer Cave ©
Deer Cave
Clearwater / Wind Show Caves ©
Clearwater / Wind Show Caves
Gunung Mulu Summit Trek ©
Gunung Mulu Summit Trek

3
nights
Kuching

A state capital, Kuching offers access to the surrounding landscape on a range of ecotours through national parks and reserves.
Step off the beaten path and head to Fairy Caves and Sarawak Museum. There's much more to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Santubong, paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, identify plant and animal life at Semenggoh Nature Reserve, and pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Borneoartifact Asian Art, Antiques, Cultural artifacts.

To see maps, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Kuching trip itinerary maker tool.

You can fly from Gunung Mulu National Park to Kuching in 3.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Kuching can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kuching

Tours · Outdoors · Adventure

Side Trip

Fairy Caves
Find places to stay Jul 28 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Kayaking & Canoeing
Fairy Caves ©
Fairy Caves
Mount Santubong ©
Mount Santubong

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