8 days in Malaysia Itinerary

8 days in Malaysia Itinerary

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

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night
Langkawi

Langkawi ©
An archipelago of 104 islands, Langkawi is tailor-made for adventurous holidays, filled with exploration and relaxation.
On the 9th (Fri), whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, take in the dramatic scenery at Telaga Tujuh Waterfalls, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Tanjung Rhu Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Pulau Payar Marine Park, step off the mainland to explore Dayang Bunting Island, and then head off the coast to Beras Basah Island.

For other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Langkawi road trip website.

Cairo, Egypt to Langkawi is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time to Malaysia Time is 6 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Cairo in November; daily highs in Langkawi reach 36°C and lows reach 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to travel to George Town.

Things to do in Langkawi

Parks · Outdoors · Nature
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Tanjung Rhu Beach ©
Tanjung Rhu Beach
Pulau Payar Marine Park
Pulau Payar Marine Park
Beras Basah Island ©
Beras Basah Island

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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.
On the 11th (Sun), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Reclining Buddha Wat Chaiyamangalaram, take in the spiritual surroundings of Dharmikarama Burmese Temple, then admire the landmark architecture of Kek Lok Si Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kapitan Keling Mosque, and finally take a stroll through Armenian Street.

To find traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read George Town online holiday builder.

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. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Langkawi to George Town. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in November, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can travel to Melaka.

Things to do in George Town

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Kek Lok Si Temple
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Reclining Buddha Wat Chaiyamangalaram ©
Reclining Buddha Wat Chaiyamangalaram
Dharmikarama Burmese Temple
Dharmikarama Burmese Temple
Kapitan Keling Mosque ©
Kapitan Keling Mosque

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Melaka

Melaka ©
Known as the "Historical City," Melaka boasts an eclectic blend of colonial, Peranakan Chinese, and traditional Malay architecture.
On the 12th (Mon), examine the collection at Magic Art 3D Musuem, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cheng Hoon Teng Temple, examine the collection at Straits Chinese Jewelry Museum Malacca, take a stroll through Chinatown - Melaka, then enjoy breathtaking views from Menara Taming Sari, Bandar Hilir, Malacca., and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Christ Church Melaka, Bandar Hilir.. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the striking features of Stadthuys, make a trip to A Famosa Fort, admire the landmark architecture of Malacca Sultanate Palace, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Melaka Straits Mosque, and finally make a trip to The Huskitory.

To find more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Melaka travel route app.

Getting from George Town to Melaka by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of ferry and car. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from George Town to Melaka due to the time zone difference. In November, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can go by car to Kuala Lumpur.

Things to do in Melaka

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums
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Christ Church Melaka, Bandar Hilir. ©
Christ Church Melaka, Bandar Hilir.
Melaka Straits Mosque ©
Melaka Straits Mosque
The Huskitory ©
The Huskitory

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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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): admire the landmark architecture of Petronas Twin Towers, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Batu Caves, then look for all kinds of wild species at KL Bird Park, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at National Mosque (Masjid Negara). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Thu): take a stroll through Jalan Alor and then explore the world behind art at Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Kuala Lumpur online trip maker.

Drive from Melaka to Kuala Lumpur in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Kuala Lumpur are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

Parks · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trip

Batu Caves
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Petronas Twin Towers ©
Petronas Twin Towers
Batu Caves ©
Batu Caves
National Mosque (Masjid Negara) ©
National Mosque (Masjid Negara)

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