6 days in Malaysia Itinerary

6 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Kuala Lumpur
— 2 nights
2
Melaka
— 1 day
3
George Town, Penang Island
— 1 night
4
Langkawi
— 1 night

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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 18th (Wed), walk around KL Bird Park, then Head underground at Batu Caves, then admire the striking features of Petronas Twin Towers, and finally observe the fascinating underwater world at Aquaria. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: wander the streets of Jalan Alor, then take in panoramic vistas at Menara Kuala Lumpur, then walk around KLCC Park, and finally explore the world behind art at Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia.

For maps, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Kuala Lumpur trip planner.

Cairo, Egypt to Kuala Lumpur is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Malaysia Time (MYT), which is usually a 6 hour difference. In July, daytime highs in Kuala Lumpur are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Melaka.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Parks · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trip

Batu Caves
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Petronas Twin Towers ©
Petronas Twin Towers
Batu Caves ©
Batu Caves
KLCC Park ©
KLCC Park

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Melaka

Melaka ©
Known as the "Historical City," Melaka boasts an eclectic blend of colonial, Peranakan Chinese, and traditional Malay architecture.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Windmill Dutch Square Melaka, Bandar Hilir, Malacca., then don't miss a visit to Jonker Street Night Market, then get engrossed in the history at Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum, and finally don't miss a visit to The Huskitory.

To find maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Melaka trip planner.

Drive from Kuala Lumpur to Melaka in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July in Melaka, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to George Town.

Things to do in Melaka

Museums
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Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum ©
Baba & Nyonya Heritage Museum
Jonker Street Night Market ©
Jonker Street Night Market
The Huskitory ©
The Huskitory

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George Town, Penang Island

George Town ©
A kind of architectural playground, George Town is city offering an attractive mix of style, history, and culture.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): get engrossed in the history at Pinang Peranakan Mansion, then examine the collection at Khoo Kongsi, then take a stroll through Chew Jetty, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Kek Lok Si Temple.

To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our George Town journey tool.

Traveling by flight from Melaka to George Town takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Melaka to George Town. In July, daily temperatures in George Town can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to travel to Langkawi.

Things to do in George Town

Museums · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Kek Lok Si Temple
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Pinang Peranakan Mansion ©
Pinang Peranakan Mansion
Kek Lok Si Temple ©
Kek Lok Si Temple
Chew Jetty ©
Chew Jetty

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Langkawi

Langkawi ©
An archipelago of 104 islands, Langkawi is tailor-made for adventurous holidays, filled with exploration and relaxation.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): take in the views from Langkawi Sky Bridge and then enjoy the sand and surf at Cenang Beach.

To see photos and more tourist information, read our Langkawi attractions app.

Getting from George Town to Langkawi by combination of flight and taxi takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: ride a ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. The time zone difference moving from Western Indonesia Time (WIB) to Malaysia Time (MYT) is 1 hour. In July, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Langkawi

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
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Cenang Beach ©
Cenang Beach
Langkawi Sky Bridge ©
Langkawi Sky Bridge

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